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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
Best Free Antivirus Software Of 2017

Best Free Antivirus Software Of 2017

Life Hacks, Softwares
Let’s take a look at this year’s list — 10 Best Free Antivirus Software | 2017 Edition 1. Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition Bitdefender is a Romanian internet security software firm that knows how to get antivirus products right. The company has a wide range of impressive anti-virus and anti-spyware products that take care of various threats like trojans, viruses, rootkits, worms, adware, spam, etc. Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition is the #1 performer on our list of top 10 best free antivirus software of 2017. Its multidevice license helps one select the preferred platform. You also get a central account to manage all the devices. It comes loaded with features like On-Demand scan, malicious URL blocking, and phishing protection. Thanks to its unobtrusive nature, you won’t even kno
What is OWASP and the OWASP Top 10?

What is OWASP and the OWASP Top 10?

Ethical Hacking, General, Web Hacking
The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing unbiased, practical information about application security. The OWASP Top 10 represents a broad consensus on the most critical web application security flaws. The errors on this list occur frequently in web applications, are often easy to find, and easy to exploit. They are dangerous because they will frequently allow attackers to completely take over your software, steal data, or prevent your software from working at all. Meeting OWASP Compliance Standards is the First Step Toward Secure Code Web application attacks are now the most frequent pattern in confirmed breaches (2016 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report). Yet many organizations struggle to implement an application securit...

The Best Operating Systems For Ethical Hacking And Penetration Testing | 2017 Edition

Ethical Hacking, General
It’s time to pause the archaic Windows vs. OS X vs. Linux discussion and switch over to some advanced operating systems dedicated to pen testing and ethical hacking. A security-focused operating system is a hacker’s best friend as it helps them to detect the weaknesses in computer systems or computer networks. In this article, we have listed 2017’s top 12 operating systems for ethical hacking and penetration testing. Here is the list of 12 best Linux distributions for hacking along with their download links. All of these are based on Linux Kernel and free to use. Let’s take Best Operating Systems For Ethical Hacking And Penetration Testinga look:  | 2017 Edition Kali Linux:   Developed by Offensive Security as the rewrite of BackTrack, Kali Linux distro tops our list of t
Top 5 Cyber Security Facts, Figures and Statistics for 2017

Top 5 Cyber Security Facts, Figures and Statistics for 2017

Cyber News, In Buzz
These top level numbers summarize the cyber security industry in 2016, and indicate what's in store for the next five years. 1. Cybercrime damage costs to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021. It all begins and ends with cybercrime. Without it, there's nothing to cyber-defend. The cybersecurity community and major media have largely concurred on the prediction that cybercrime damages will cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021, up from $3 trillion just a year ago. "Cyber theft is the fastest growing crime in the United States by far" according to incoming U.S. President Donald Trump. GET YOUR DAILY SECURITY NEWS: Sign up for CSO's security newsletters2. Cybersecurity spending to exceed $1 trillion from 2017 to 2021. The rising tide of cybercrime has pushed cybersecurity spending on ...