John Oliver’s Call To Arms

John Oliver’s report about net neutrality sending a call to arms for all commentators to send there comments to the FCC caused  the FCC website to crash. I usually only report the facts but I have to say about Oliver’s editorial: FUCK YEAH!!!!! Watch the video here.

What Is A QuantumInsert Exploit

QuantumInsert is an NSA attack described in the Snowden documents. A QuantumInsert is a sophisticated type of Man-In-The-Middle attack. The NSA uses secret servers strategically placed on the internet backbone, codenamed Quantum. These servers intercept traffic to well-known web sites like Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Facebook and so forth. The Quantum servers are placed in places…

Browser Security

After email the most common source of Malware infections is through your internet browser. So securing your browser is a great way to defend against Malware and protect your privacy. This is the first in a series of tips to help our readers protect themselves. This first tip will focus on general practices. Subsequent tips…

Google Improves Chrome Security

Google has been paying attention to its forums, which has been riddled with reports of Chrome falling victim to browser hijacking malware. Google responded with two new browser features. The first is a “reset browser settings” button. Under the “Advanced Settings” section you will find this button which will set your browser back to its…

Internet Explorer Wins Safest Browser

 NSS Labs Inc. Put together their 2013 Browser Security Comparitive Analisys in the categories of Phishing Protection, Privacy and Socially Engineeres Malware. Tha analisys compares Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera. NSSLabs rated Microsoft’s Internet Explorer as providing the best protection against malware and phishing attacks.They also determined that reputation technology of Google’s Chrome…

php.net Hack Confirmed

Yesterday in our article php.net Blacklisted By Google Rasmus Lerdorf, the creator of php, claimed Google reported a false positive. Today however php.net admits two of their servers were compromised with malicous JavaScript code. From October 22nd thru the 24th the two servers infected php.net visitors committing code to projects hosted on svn.php.net or git.php.net with malicous JavaScript code.…

php.net Blacklisted By Google

Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome issue a warning that PHP.net is riddled with malware thanks to Google’s safe browsing API.  Google’s security blacklist service has tagged the site as malicous. PHP.net is the home for information, education and releases related to the popular scripting language. PHP is a scripting language that runs on the server…