• Secure public WiFi with avast! SecureLine for iOS

    | by Mirko Zorz - Editor in Chief - Monday, 19 May 2014.

    While constant Internet connectivity can be useful, it does create many privacy and security issues whose existence remains a mystery for the majority of mobile users.

    If you connect to untrusted networks on a regular basis, and most users do, you should consider a VPN solution. It's a simple way to make your online experience on the move more private as well as secure.

  • Thecus N5550 NAS Server inside and out

    | by Mirko Zorz - Friday, 25 April 2014.

    Having a backup drive has become essential. Those serious about their storage needs turn to NAS devices. Like most tech available today, those range from introductory models with a modest set of features, to complex powerhouses with a myriad of options.

    What I'm taking a look at here is a fairly complex device whose feature list is anything but basic. The Thecus N5550 is a five-bay NAS powered by an Intel Atom Processor D2550 (1.86GHz Dual Core) and 2 GB of DDR3 RAM.

  • Professional Penetration Testing, Second Edition

    | by Zeljka Zorz - Monday, 7 April 2014.

    Are you interested in a career in penetration testing, and don't know where to start? Here is a book that gathers all the relevant information in one place, and gives a good overview of what the job entails and what skills are needed.

  • Network Security Through Data Analysis

    | by Zeljka Zorz - Thursday, 3 April 2014.

    One of the most crucial tasks of a network administrator is to keep the network secure - or as secure as possible. In order to do this, they must know of which components the network is made and how these components are used. In short, they have to have an accurate picture of the situation. This book explains how to reach that goal.

  • Working with the Toshiba FlashAir II wireless SD card

    | by Mirko Zorz - Monday, 24 March 2014.

    With storage prices declining and the popularity of SD cards increasing, some computer makers are incorporating SD card readers into their machines. I find myself using them even more than USB thumb drives because of their small size and the fact that they fit into all my cameras, which makes it easy to carry files and photos around at all times.

    What makes this Toshiba SD card stand out from the rest of what's in your drawer? It comes with a wireless connection. You can share your videos and photos with seven devices at the same time: PCs, Macs, smartphones and tablets, without the need for an Internet connection.


People will do anything for free Wi-Fi

Posted on 30 September 2014.  |  A new Wi-Fi investigation conducted on the streets of London shows that consumers carelessly use public Wi-Fi without regard for their personal privacy.

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