System Security

How to tell if a File is Malicious

Figuring out if a file is safe to open is hard to interpret. By using virus total you would not need to open the file and be vulnerable, you can just upload it to VirusTotal and check that way. You can find out by seeing if Antivirus detect it. One of the best...

What is a VPN & How do they Work?

What is a VPN (Virtual Private Network? A VPN (Virtual Private Network) is a service that lets you access the web safely and privately by routing your connection through an encrypted server. How do they Work? You start the VPN client (the actual VPN...

What is Social Engineering?

Examples of social engineering and tips on how to prevent this type of attack happening to you. Social engineering is the art of manipulating people so they give up confidential information. The types of information these criminals are seeking can vary, but when...