Posts Tagged 'phishing'



“Microsoft Swindles” – Fighting the Cartel Caper Con Scam, Tsssk!

pissing off Microsoft

So I bought a new machine last week and, gparted, have been busily treating it to Ubuntu.

It's cooler now. Literally.

And I figured, I'm fed up of being forced to pay for an excuse of an operating system that I don't want.

Damn, I wanted to buy a computer, not all the crap bundled on it:-

read more →
2

How to Surf Anonymously & Hide Your PC: Part 2 – 21 Tips to Surf Safe

Facebook privacy settings image

If you want to be anonymous in real life, buy a big coat. Online, and for your PC, it's more complex. Why do it? To shore up your identity, safeguard data, secure eCommerce and give peace of mind.

Better Anonymity with wpCop.com

UPDATE: Feb 2013

This guide is old. The theory is good but the practise is ...

read more →
15

Enable the Phishing Setting for Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera, Chrome & Safari Browser

using Skype for social engineering screenshot

Phishing is a scam to obtain sensitive data, employing misleading emails and websites. All those spammy emails you get asking you to update your online banking details? Phish.

If you inadvertently click through one of those emails, your properly configured web browser will detect a scam, alert you and report the fraud. Hopefully. The alternative is that you download some ...

read more →
6

Preview: How to Surf Anonymously & Hide Your PC

guvnr blog screenshot

How safe is your identity online, and your data offline?

Quick heads-up. Because coming up, next week, here with the_guv

Better Anonymity with wpCop.com

UPDATE: Feb 2013

This guide is old. The theory is good but the practise is worn.

For up-to-date advice please check out my new site read more →

4