darknet

Change TLS Certificates Regularly for Better Data Security. Counterfeit TLS certificates pose a huge security risk. Fraudulent certificates issued in the name of real services could be used to support phishing scams. Fake certs may also be used to decrypt traffic via a MiTM(man-in-the-middle) attack. Some malware distributors also useRead More →

crypto

The encrypted messaging app widely used throughout the security community known as SIgnal —and also by journalists, political activists, and others seeking to avoid government surveillance—announced on Thursday a change to the company. With the help of WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton, Signal debuted The Signal Foundation, a nonprofit creating the nextRead More →

crypto

Citing anonymous sources close to the newly planned group, Reuters is now reporting that sixteen Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges are drawing plans to install a self-regulating body as early as next week. This new plan is to fast-track a self-regulatory body to better secure investors, in particular due to the recent hack ofRead More →

phishing

According to a recent survey, nearly twenty five percent of phishing sites used HTTPS domains in the 3rd quarter of 2017. This represents an almost doubling over the previous quarter, according to a study conducted by the reputable PhishLabs. HTTPS domains, which display internet addresses as “https://” as opposed to “http://” andRead More →