Cyber-Threat Maps

Malware, Hacking and Botnet Visualisation Where is the hacking and viri most popular, and where is it directed ? Check these world maps of virus and hacking activity. https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/botnet/ http://cybermap.holedge.com https://map.lookingglasscyber.com  https://www.virustotal.com/statistics/  https://www.avira.com/en/threats-landscape  https://threatmap.bitdefender.com http://cybermap.kaspersky.com  https://securelist.com/statistics  … Read more

Best free Anti-virus

The best free Anti-Virus/Anti-Malware programs …but don’t just take my word for it Which Security Suite for Windows Provides Sustained Protection? Currently the best Free AV are; Avira https://www.avira.com/en/download/product/avira-free-antivirus Bitdefender https://www.bitdefender.co.uk/solutions/free.html Kaspersky https://www.kaspersky.co.uk/free-antivirus Avast https://www.avast.com  (Avast can break website … Read more

OpenSSL and manual updating of software

26th September 2016 – Current versions: 0.9.8zh – 1.0.2j – 1.1.0b https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20160926.txt https://www.openssl.org/news/newslog.html OpenSSL just got another major update, and now the pre-compiled binaries for Windows are available fromhttps://www.openssl.org/community/binaries.html  Many common programs use the standard DLLs … Read more

Security Now

April 8, 2014 #450: How the Heartbleeds http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/twit.cachefly.net/audio/sn/sn0450/sn0450.mp3 http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp4/twit.cachefly.net/video/sn/sn0450/sn0450_h264b_640x368_256.mp4 The end of updates for Windows XP, AnyDVD, the Heart Bleed Bug, and more. Download or subscribe to this show at http://twit.tv/sn Snowden’s SXSW appearance

Web-Mail and Email

Accessing your Email via a web page is a convenience not the recommended way to do it. Using a web browser is usually less secure. Webmail settings/configuration For use in a normal/standard email program/client/phone app. … Read more

Security

Security related sites, and tools. Check for vulnerabilities https://www.browserleaks.com https://browsercheck.qualys.comhttp://www.haveibeenpwned.comhttp://www.java.com/en/download/uninstallapplet.jsphttp://secunia.com/community/advisories/search/http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/http://www.whynopadlock.comhttp://www.sslshopper.com/ssl-checker.htmlhttps://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/ Security for communicationshttps://proxpn.com/freemium.phphttps://airvpn.orghttp://www.gnupg.orghttp://www.gpg4win.orghttps://www.startssl.com/?app=1https://www.comodo.com/home/email-security/free-email-certificate.phphttps://calomel.org/ssl_certs.html (Guide to Webserver SSL Certificates)https://letsencrypt.orghttps://www.sslshopper.com/article-free-ssl-certificates-from-a-free-certificate-authority.htmlhttps://konklone.com/post/switch-to-https-now-for-free DNSSEC – Secure DNS Lookupshttps://wikipedia.org/wiki/Domain_Name_System_Security_Extensionshttps://www.grc.com/dns/benchmark.htmhttps://www.f-secure.com/en/web/labs_global/dns-checkhttp://www.howtogeek.com/161808/htg-explains-what-is-dns-cache-poisoning/ http://www.opennicproject.org/configure-your-dns/  156.154.70.22   UltraDNS156.154.71.22   UltraDNS 8.8.8.8       Google8.8.4.4       Google 193.67.79.39    UUNET193.78.240.12 … Read more