Tag: security

UK home secretary: ‘real people’ don’t want unbreakable encryption – Naked Security

I still do not (and never will) get why some people endorse weakening security. It will never result in good. Only making it easier for the crooks to get our data from all the vulnerable devices still in existence today. (And more to come if the proposal gets through parliament) https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2017/08/02/uk-home-secretary-real-people-dont-want-unbreakable-encryption/

Being monitored by my [car] insurer …

I most definitely wouldn’t agree to. Even IF I could get a lower insurance. How would you feel about your insurer or your finance company having access to data about your driving and where you go? via Hit the road – with your insurer and lender keeping an eye on your driving — Naked Security

Compiled list of Acronyms in the Network Field of A LOT of Things

The list is still subject to updates and changes from time to time. Last updated: 20170121. Acronym Definition Comment Acronym Definition Comment 6PE IPv6 Provider Edge Router 6VPE IPv6 Virtual Private Network Provider Edge Router ABC Abstract Base Class ACE Access Control Entry ACID Atomicity, Consistency, Isolation, and Durability ACL Access Control List ACPI Advanced…

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My must-have list of programs

Piriforms CCleaner Comodo Firewall (part of comodo internet security…, 32/64bit) DomDomSoft Manga Downloader Google Chrome / SRWare Iron (another chromium-based browser…) Mozilla Firefox Mozilla Thunderbird / Windows Live Mail (part of windows live essentials…) VLC media player / Media Player Classic – Home Cinema (32/64bit) Are to be be extended in the future