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Hard Rock Finds Card Scraping Malware on its Payment System

June 28, 2016
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The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas discovered a major breach of their credit card processing data with card scraping malware placed on its payment-card system. Cardholders who purchased anything at Hard Rock Las Vegas including restaurant a…

PornHub Offers $25,000 Hacking Bounty To Test Security

May 16, 2016
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Popular video porn site PornHub is offering a minimum of $50 and up to a $25,000 bounty for major discoveries to test the security of its site. PornHub via security site Hackerone.com stated:

“Security is a top priority at Pornhub. We strive to …

Proxy Companies That Sell “Lists”

April 11, 2016
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It’s true, there are many reasons why an individual may need a “list” of proxies, opposed to buying them individually. The issue is that quality is compromised, which might not be an issue depending on what you use proxies for. The fundamental problem here is that the individual’s money is being spent for something that […]

More Security Added To Gmail

February 11, 2016
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Google announced some changes to Gmail to keep users safe. For one, if you receive a message from or are about to send a message to a person whose email service doesn’t support TLS encryption, Gmail will display a broken lock icon in the message….

Open Proxies Are Not Safe

January 30, 2016
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As the computer age evolves more users online are using proxy servers. Many users think they are getting an awesome service for free. What they don’t know is that it comes at a high cost. Open proxies are usually compromised servers that have had some kind of proxy software installed, or may have had proxy […]

Netflix works to block VPNs?

January 28, 2016
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Reports recently show that Netflix is cracking down on VPN connections to their popular video service. Netflix seems to specifically targeting Australia where many people are still able to access their videos. People often times use virtual private networks to connect to geographically restricted content, content that would be otherwise locked. Internet users outside of […]

WordPress Security and Maintenance

December 3, 2015
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I have been working with WordPress for over 8 years now and I still love it as a blog and content management system (CMS). When I started working with WordPress, I didn’t have to worry much about people trying to hack my site or find vulnerabilities….

Dropbox Says They Haven’t Been Hacked

October 16, 2014
Proxy News

According to reports, hundreds of Dropbox usernames and passwords were leaked online as a preview to a larger alleged leak of 7 million accounts.
As The Next Web reports, a thread appeared on reddit pointing to files with the leaked account details, sa…

Gmail Promises Security Precautions Regarding Non-Latin Character Support

August 28, 2014
Proxy News

Last week, Google announced that it started recognizing non-Latin characters in email addresses, opening up the ability for users to send and receive emails in more languages. By doing this, however, they were potentially opening the door to more spam …

The Ins and Outs of Social Security Number Scams

July 17, 2014
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It’s a bit of a dichotomy. We’ve been told many times to be careful about giving out our Social Security numbers, but it seems like we’re being asked for all or part of it in almost every business transaction. I once saw a video rental store — …

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