Brute Force Hack Attack & Dictionary Attack | Cyber Security 

Brute force attack is an automated and simplest method to gain access to a system. An attacker checks & tries different combination of all possible usernames & passwords  over and over again until the correct one is found. Brute force attack can be use to decrypt any encrypted data or crack a password protected account. Similarly a [...]

WannaCry

​What is Ransomware and How to avoid it? WannaCry encrypts your files and demands paymeng to regain access [Richie Tango/EPA].   Malicious software or "ransomware" has been used in a massive hacking attack, affecting tens of thousands of computers worldwide. Software security companies said a ransomware worm called "WannaCry" infected about 57,000 computer systems in [...]

HTTP vs HTTPS

HTTP vs HTTPS​ The HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an Application layer protocol orginally designed for transferring World Wide Web (web) Documents and is extended to transfer other type of files as well. Its most common uses is transferring web pages between a web browser and a web server. HTTPS is uses in exactly the [...]