Month: April 2018

UPnP

Unless you know for sure that you are going to use UPnP (universal plug and play), always disable it on your router.  With UPnP turned on your inviting every one to your router.

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IDIOT

I Don't Internet of Things According to Darktrace, in 2017 a casino in North America was hacked and 10GB of high roller data was leaked.  The hacker got into the casino network through a IOT device.  The IOT device in question is the thermostat in the fish tank that's in the casino's lobby area. Always … Continue reading IDIOT

To Bing or not to Bing

If you do a search in Bing for "chrome download" you will be presented with a link that will take you to a bad download site.  The Chrome installer that you get from the bad site will have virus and malware.  When downloading any software one should always go directly to the delevper's site.