Technical Support Scam

2020-10-06T08:46:09+00:00Categories: Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

A technical support scam refers to any class of telephone fraud activities in which a scammer claims to offer a legitimate technical support service. The scammers may pretend to be from a well-known tech company, such as Microsoft. The scammer will typically attempt to get the victim to allow remote access to their computer so [...]

Privacy and Security Settings in Internet Explorer

2020-09-17T12:57:03+00:00Categories: Web Browsers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The subject of this post is to review the privacy settings as well as security settings in the Internet Explorer 11 web browser. This web browser provides many settings in these two areas for its users, the most important of which we examine.     In Tools menu, click on Delete Browsing History. The [...]

Familiarity with Anti-malwares (Home solutions) – Part I

2020-09-09T06:38:33+00:00Categories: Anti-malware & Firewalls, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Another step to secure your personal computer (desktop or laptop) as well as your tablet and mobile phone is to use anti-malware. The anti-malware industry is a relatively old industry, and over the decades many anti-malware manufacturers have become very experienced and powerful. The good news for us end users is that there is very [...]

RADIUS

2020-09-24T11:46:34+00:00Categories: Microsoft, Network Administration|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service (RADIUS) is a networking protocol, operating on ports UDP 1645 and UDP 1812 that provides centralized AAA (Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting) management for users who connect and use a NAS (network access server  such as VPN concentrator, router, switch). This protocol is a client/server protocol and software that enables remote [...]

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