VPN offer far more security than the proxy servers which most people are used to using, when using commercial paid for services proxy server accounts are normally much cheaper and simpler to set-up for the client which is their only benefits over VPNs. If you are just wanting to view content or … [Read more...] about Setup your own VPN server
This has been driving me nuts, Avast, an Anti-Virus product, I have in the past recommened have been flagging JihadWatch.org as having malware, with warnings such as "Infection Blocked", "Avast WebShield has blocked a harmful web page or file" and "A Threat has been detected", of course this is not … [Read more...] about Are Fake Virus Warnings a new method to disrupt Free Speech
These were a surprise for me this morning, I have a dozen emails from some very worried visitors to Jihadwatch.org.These warnings are not for a real virus, it is what is known as a "false positive" (they got it wrong), ironically it is the counter DDoS protection that the anti-virus software is … [Read more...] about False Positive Virus Warnings
David Merkel, CTO of FireEye, a leading IT security firm, has confirmed what I already knew for years, there are a huge number of IS sympathetic muslim hackers out there, actively attacking anything they can, their involvement in defacements spreading propaganda is by far the largest "cause" (that's … [Read more...] about Hacking for Jihad
There is no doubt that the NSA have the ability, resources and approval from Microsoft to listen in on any communication if you believe what Snowden has told The Guardian. Reality is we don't know for sure, personally I don't care if the NSA is listening in on my conversations, there is a good … [Read more...] about How secure is Skype?
Google not required to remove ‘Innocence of Muslims’ video. This was a great win for freedom of speech online, and kudos to Google for pursuing it, as you may know, this 14 minute film has quite a history, July 1st 2012 First uploaded to YouTubeSept 11th 2012 Film falsely blamed for the savage … [Read more...] about Major win for Free Speech