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Flashpoint researchers warn of new VBS Loader

Автор: | 17.04.2018

Although malicious VBScript has long been a fixture of spam and phishing campaigns, its functionality has been limited to downloading malware from an attacker-controlled server and executing it on a compromised computer – but that has changed, according to security researchers. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact… Читать далее »

Network admins: These VPNs might leak your IP address

Автор: | 30.03.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: 23% of VPN providers leak user IP addresses through a WebRTC bug that’s been around since 2015. — VoidSec, 2018 To browse anonymously, users should start by disabling WebRTC, JavaScript (or at least some functions, and Canvas Rendering. — VoidSec, 2018 Despite their… Читать далее »

Drupal CMS vulnerability allows hackers to gain complete control of your website

Автор: | 29.03.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: An oversight that led to inputs not being sanitized was patched on Wednesday by Drupal. The vulnerability is extremely trivial to exploit, making patching active installations critical. A failure to sanitize inputs prompted a round of emergency patching for Drupal on Wednesday. The… Читать далее »

Tech North aims to fill 24 tech jobs in 24 hours

Автор: | 22.03.2018

Tech North has launched a campaign aimed at tackling the North’s skills gap by filling 24 vacant digital roles in the space of 24 hours. The government-backed initiative is asking for candidates with little or no experience in technology to apply online for a selection and interview process that will be completed on 27 March.… Читать далее »

Why new-school tech trends are being driven by old-school languages like Java

Автор: | 21.03.2018

We had a polyglot moment in tech, when role-specific databases or languages seemed to be gaining favor. That moment, however, is over. Not convinced? Just look at the relative stasis of programming languages. Despite an increasingly software-driven world, the languages we use to write that software has remained essentially the same for the tech equivalent… Читать далее »

The 10 highest-paying gig economy jobs are all in tech

Автор: | 14.03.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: The top paying gig economy jobs for 2018 are in artificial intelligence/deep learning, blockchain architecture, and robotics. — FitSmallBusiness.com, 2018 A freelance job in the AI/deep learning field on average pays more than four times the country’s median household income. — FitSmallBusiness.com, 2018… Читать далее »

Fastest growing programming languages in 2018: Why these two upstarts are outpacing the rest

Автор: | 09.03.2018

Python may have been the fastest growing programming language last year, but it’s far from the only language to be enjoying a meteoric rise in popularity. Unsurprisingly, it’s two primarily mobile-focused languages that are winning over developers faster than rivals, according to the latest figures from developer-focused analyst RedMonk. RedMonk analyst Stephen O’Grady said that… Читать далее »

How to enable phpMyadmin configuration storage to gain more options and security

Автор: | 09.03.2018

Image: Jack Wallen If you’re about to install a new instance of phpMyAdmin, you might be surprised that many things have changed. One of the biggest change is that configuration storage is a bit more challenging to setup. What is configuration storage? The name says it all. Unless you have configuration storage setup, every configuration… Читать далее »

How to improve Apache server security by limiting the information it reveals

Автор: | 02.03.2018

Image: Apache If you administer the Apache web server, you know there are quite a lot of things you can do to help improve its security. For example, you could (and should) employ mod_security. You could also hide directory folders, run only necessary modules, limit large requests, restrict browsing to specific directories, and so much… Читать далее »

How to set up SquidHub to make mobile collaboration easy

Автор: | 27.02.2018

Image: Jack Wallen Mobile business users collaborate. In fact, in many sectors, it’s a bread and butter task. We work better together and often find ourselves working with others on projects of varying scope. Fortunately, the tech industry is rife with tools that help enable collaboration. You’ll find free tools, open source tools, and tools… Читать далее »