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Month: May 2017

How To Save Instagram Photos To Your Mobile And Desktop

How To Save Instagram Photos To Your Mobile And Desktop

Life Hacks, Tips & Tricks
There are different methods of saving the Instagram images on different devices, so today I am going to show you the best way of getting these photo saved in high quality. I’ll be breaking the tutorial in three parts. Let’s take a look at them one by one. 1. Save Instagram photos while uploading (Mobile) To save your Instagram photos during the upload, you have to follow some pretty simple steps. Open Instagram app on your device and go to app settings by clicking on the hamburger symbol located at top right corner. Now find and enable Save Original Photos option. This will automatically save a copy of the image you upload on Instagram from next time.   2. Save Instagram photos without uploading (Mobile) As most of us already know that the quality of photos taken and upload
Autosaver : The Life Saver Tool

Autosaver : The Life Saver Tool

Life Hacks, Softwares
With most of the people having battery powered computers, losing data because of power issues isn’t a concern anymore. But what if you forget the basic thing, i.e. forget to save your work before closing an app and might end up losing using your data. Some of the latest software might have the autosave functionality, but it’s not the case for all of them. In the case of an unexpected shutdown, the data gets lost. There is a free utility for Windows which automatically saves work progress in various apps and software. It does so by sending the CTRL+S command to the software at regular intervals. Autosaver, developed by door2windows, doesn’t need to be installed on Windows and it can be configured to run automatically when Windows boots. You can set the interval time as much as you
Malware Forensics : The Right Approach

Malware Forensics : The Right Approach

Concepts, Cyber Forensics
In many ways preparation is key to success. Look at any sporting event and the team who usually comes out on top are the ones who are better prepared. I'm not just referring to game day; I'm also talking about the coaching schemes and building a roster. Preparation is a significant factor to one's success in the Digital Forensic and Incident Response field. This applies to the entire field and not just malware forensics, which is the focus of this post. When you are confronted with a system potentially impacted with malware your ability to investigate the system successfully depends on your knowledge, experience, and toolset.  This is where there is a conundrum. There is a tendency for people not to do malware cases (either through being hired or within an organization) due to a lack of kn
What is a SIEM Solution?

What is a SIEM Solution?

Incident Management, Managed Security Services
  To give you the simplest answer, SIEM or Security Information and Event Management is defined as a complex set of technologies brought together to provide a holistic view into a technical infrastructure. Depending on who you talk to, there are about five different popular opinions on what the letters stand for. Looking at the 10 layered security stack by Michael Oberlaender, with the notion of managing all of it, is enough to make you lose your hair! However, it’s not a train – there is light at the end of the tunnel. That light has come to be known as the SIEM. The SIEM gives you a holistic, unified view into not only your infrastructure but also workflow, compliance and log management. A SIEM can provide a multitude of capabilities and services efficiently. At its
How To Export Chrome Bookmarks?

How To Export Chrome Bookmarks?

Life Hacks, Tips & Tricks
Chrome already allows its user to sync their bookmarks and other things across devices using their Google account. For some reason, if you don’t want to enable device sync in Google Chrome, you can still use Chrome’s inbuilt bookmark export feature. It will help you export bookmarks from Chrome in an HTML file and transfer them to Chrome on another device. How to export Chrome bookmarks? To export Chrome bookmarks, open Google Chrome on your computer. Open Bookmarks Manager by using the CTRL+SHIFT+O shortcut.  Alternatively, you can go to More Options Menu (three vertical dots)>Bookmarks>Bookmarks Manager. In Bookmarks Manager page, click Organize drop-down menu. Click Export bookmarks to HTML file. Choose the desired name and location for the file and click s
TOR Anonymity: Things Not To Do While Using TOR

TOR Anonymity: Things Not To Do While Using TOR

Concepts, Networking
Apart from all these available options, apparently, TOR stands out first in the line when we compare the level of anonymity provided by various tools. The Onion Router project has been regarded as the best cloak for those people who want to hide on the internet. Edward Snowden, who came to light after he acted as the whistleblower and exposed NSA’s unethical surveillance activities, used TOR browser to do so. The federal agencies also inculpated him and alleged that his disclosure of confidential information was the impetus behind the Paris death massacre. The Onion Router has the strength to protect you and hide you from all those stalkers and malevolent minds who follow you on the internet. Even if you want to be another Edward Snowden, you can very well do so, by using TOR browser
Tor : Everything You Need To Know

Tor : Everything You Need To Know

Concepts, Networking
  Tor or The Onion Router allows a person to browse the web anonymously by veiling the actual identity of the user. It protects the user from any traffic analysis and network spying.  Tor is perhaps the most popular and secure option available for anonymous internet connectivity. To reduce the confusion, here we are talking about the Tor network, not the web browser which is used to access the same. History of Tor Tor is based on the principle of ‘onion routing’ which was developed by Paul Syverson, Michael G. Reed and David Goldschlag at the United States Naval Research Laboratory in the 1990’s. The alpha version of Tor, named ‘The Onion Routing Project’ or simply TOR Project, was developed by Roger Dingledine and Nick Mathewson. It was launched on September 20, 2002. Furth
EnCase Forensic: A Guidance Software

EnCase Forensic: A Guidance Software

Cyber Forensics, Tools
Encase Forensic v7.05.02 is a tool for computer investigation that both searches a computer system for information, as well as aids in the process of developing this information into a complete report. This software can decrypt high-level forms of encryption, create an image of the physical drive, and then generate reports on the evidence. After some initial challenges - the package we received did not include all necessary information - we were able to contact the company and receive the files necessary to install the software. The company's customer service was helpful in getting us through the install process after we encountered problems getting the software fully functional. We must say it took a lot of time to finally get all the necessary information for the installation proc...
Best VPN Services Of 2017

Best VPN Services Of 2017

Life Hacks, Softwares
Best VPN Services Of 2017 1. Private Internet Access Private Internet Access is one of the world’s leading premium VPN services which is based in the USA. If you’re taking your security for granted, it’s time to reconsider your preferences and invest in some reputed VPN service like Private Internet Access. It’s one of the best VPN services that won’t burn a hole in your pocket. Recommended by many reputed websites and privacy-focused blogs, Private Internet Access can be simultaneously used by up to 5 devices with unlimited bandwidth. It currently supports OpenVPN, PPTP, and L2TP/IPSec protocols. Private Internet Access doesn’t monitor the users or sensor its servers. It has servers located all around the world (more than 3,000 servers), so you don’t need to worry about bad data spee
Google For Jobs: A New Search Engine Launched For Job Seekers

Google For Jobs: A New Search Engine Launched For Job Seekers

Cyber News, Cyber Security, In Buzz
Google announced today it’s launching a jobs search engine in the U.S. The service will focus on all types of jobs – from entry-level and service industry positions to high-end professional jobs. It will also leverage Google technologies like machine learning and A.I. to better understand how jobs are classified and related, among other things. Google CEO Sundar Pichai gave a brief preview of the job search engine, called “Google for Jobs,” at Google’s developer conference I/O this afternoon. “46% of U.S. employers say they face talent shortages and have issues filling open job positions,” explained Pichai. “While job seekers may be looking for openings right next door – there’s a big disconnect here…We want to better connect employers and job seekers through a new initiative, Google f