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An Introduction To Information Security – OpenCoffeeClubKL #31

So I gave a talk about infosec stuff in July at OpenCoffeeClub KL, as it’s what I used to do for a living – people were always asking me to share a little more about it. The timing is a little odd again, as it happens. In 2011 I did 2 talks in the same […]

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Yah I Got Hacked – Facebook & Hotmail – Don’t Save Passwords!

So almost a year ago I got hacked, hacked real bad in fact and I literally (almost) pooped my pants – it was scary watching your whole online life disappearing before your eyes. Ironic in a way as I spend my time securing other people’s sites and lives – but often forget about my own. […]

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How To Secure Yourself Online – Twitter, Facebook, Google (Gmail) & WordPress

There’s been a lot of stories lately about fake accounts, hacking, viruses and all kinds of nasty things going on with social networks. Plus the fact that both Twitter and Facebook have recently introduced full time SSL – it’s time to get yourself secure online. If you aren’t familiar with Twitter you can check out […]

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Firefox 1.0.2 Released – Reclaim the web!

And as we are on a geek tip, has been released with some security updates. Source: You can download it Why Use Firefox? Stop annoying popup ads in their tracks with Firefox’s built in popup blocker. View more than one web page in a single window with this time saving feature. Open links in the […]

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