Category: Security

Why Should You Stop WhatsApp from sharing data with Facebook

What is this fuss about – WhatsApp has recently introduced changes in their privacy Terms and Conditions and WhatsApp asking users to accept the modified version . This new policy is creating controversy because it says now WhatsApp will be sharing user’s data with Facebook which will be used for targeted ads by Facebook. Why

How To Fix Zero Day Trident Vulnerability of iOS

For the first time a set of three different very critical zero day vulnerabilities in iOS has been identified. These vulnerabilities were being exploited by a cyber war company NSO Group to create a complex spyware for clients. These vulnerabilities were investigated and discovered by Citizen Lab and Lookout. Lookout refers to these 3 vulnerabilities

Why Websites are denying access to readers with Ad-block

There is a war going on between content publishing websites and Ad-block plugins. While Ad-Blockers are trying to block all advertisements from the websites, most of the content publishing websites (like blog sites, news publishers and social media sites) are deploying new ways to circumvent it or simply deny the content to the reader. More

How To Password Protect Zip Files

File can be compressed directly using Windows OS system, but capability to protect files with a Password was removed by Microsoft after Windows 7 (yes it was possible in Windows XP). However now I would recommend to use 7zip for this purpose. 7zip is an OpenSource freeware which can be downloaded from 7zip.org. This software