Tag Archives: security

Using the Enigmail add-on for Thunderbird

Enigmail adds OpenPGP message encryption and authentication to Thunderbird. Advertisements

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Dealing with troublesome websites in LastPass

Some websites’ login forms have unusual characteristics that require special handling if you use LastPass.

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Securing a router

Things to do to secure your router.

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Windows monthly security check

It’s not enough to secure a Windows computer. You also have to perform security checks at least monthly.

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Firewalls for Windows

Windows’ built in firewall is better than nothing, but there are superior products available at no cost.

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Installing Java on Windows

Installing Java on Windows isn’t hard, but it is fraught with security issues.

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Running a privileged command by user

There are different ways to deal with permissions problems and elevated privileges, each with its advantages and weaknesses. …

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External Scripts for Opera

External Scripts is an extension for the Opera browser that is an improvement on Firefox’s NoScripts, providing JavaScript blocking with an easier to use interface and options that make it appropriate for users of all types.

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Yahoo Mail forensics

A forensic consideration of Yahoo Mail.

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Skype forensics

A forensic consideration of Skype.

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