Category Security & Privacy

Security & Privacy

What is a WEP key?

Wired Equivalent Privacy Wired Equivalent Privacy/Wireless Encryption Protocol (WEP) is a deprecated algorithm to secure IEEE 802.11 wireless networks. Wireless networks broadcast messages using radio, so are more susceptible to eavesdropping than wired networks. When introduced in 1999, WEP was…

BIOS and boot passwords

A User or Boot password keeps the system from booting up—a measure of intrusion and system hacking protection. A System or Supervisor password keeps lurkers out of your BIOS settings, and keeps them from changing the User/Boot password.  

How to Fight SPAM ?

Spam is growing, with no signs of abating. So what you do after installing also a spam filter application for your inbox. The question is MAKE USE of TEMPORARY MAILS. Here is the fact why I’m writing this post. I…