Captcha and its importance

  Captcha- Proving not a Robot It could get annoying for us every time proving not a robot during logins to various sites. We are asked to solve CAPTCHA or do image processing. Moreover, these tasks are created in such a way that automated robots cannot read or solve them. This small inconvenience saves us

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All about WhatsApp Encryption

  We have never heard of a WhatsApp account getting hacked. That is because Whatsapp encryption, which enables only the message sender and the receiver to read the text. This avoids unwanted snooping from any third person even from government and WhatsApp itself. Moreover this end to end encryption happens right on our phones not

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What is Phishing and why you need to be aware

Phishing primarily refers to fooling individuals into wilfully revealing their confidential information like credit card details, user ID and bank passwords. Since hackers pose as legitimate entities to achieve this, victims fall for the act pretty easily. Moreover they trick users into clicking fraudulent links on emails or install malware or redirect website to a

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What is Doxxing? Is It Legal or Illegal? Explained By Security Expert

  Doxxing/Doxing: The Internet could be termed virtual for namesake but here risks are very much real.  The Internet has become our generation’s boon. At the same time cybercrime, privacy and online security became a serious fix. Be it mobiles, laptops or any electronic device, when connected to a network can be hacked and violated. 

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The reason why VPN is important for online safety

Technology and the internet are good for various reasons. However, they are also  vulnerable to undesired activities such as hacking to access classified information. Cybersecurity is a concern and should be a concern for everyone who uses the internet regularly. Manjula Sridhar is a technology expert in cybersecurity and she discusses protection against cybercrime. Did

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Sextortion Help – A step by step guide to prevent Sextortion

Opening Video Credit – National Crime Agency UK Step – by Step on Sextortion Some users use the internet to manipulate, blackmail and intimidate others. Sextortion is cyber-crime where the perpetrator threatens the victim with revealing intimate content to the victim’s contacts. The video raises awareness of tactics used to lure victims and ways to

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Internet Safety online in Hindi

 Internet Safety online in Hindi language. Technology has taken over our lives in ways unimaginable and like it or not, most of us have an online presence. Gone are the days when we looked at password theft. Or even kids accessing inappropriate content as threats posed by Internet. In this age of Big Data,

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