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36 Awesome Survival Life Hacks That Will Actually Help You in Any Situation

Many people think that if they just have this one tool, or the right gun, or a super-secret hide out, they can survive anything. They are wrong.<p>The …

Listening to Jealousy

Katie didn’t see herself as the jealous type. Why should she be? The New York City writer was smart and attractive, and she was dating Sandy, a man …

Are Apple Products Really 'Hacker Proof'?

What puts you at the greatest risk of being hacked? Is it your operating system, the websites you visit, the up-to-datedness of your anti-virus software?<p>Sure, all of those things matter - and they matter a lot - but what it really boils down to is this: how complacent are you about …

7 Super-Useful Apps for Last-Minute Trips

You’ve spent all week looking at #vanlife pictures at work and now you simply have to get out of town. The beach would be great, but you’ll take the mountains. Or the city. Really, anywhere but here. It’s time to let that tiny computer in your pocket do the work for you. In recent years, …

5 Effective Brain Exercise Habits to make you Smarter in Life

A busy life should take care of most things really. But if taking that extra step improves life in general then may be we must do it. So far as …

How a Hacker Can Take Over Your Life by Hijacking Your Phone Number

A social engineering expert exposes how easy it’s for anyone to take over pre-paid cellphone numbers in the UK.<p>In 2014, UK authorities warned that criminals were taking over victim's cell phone numbers and using them to get into the victim's bank accounts. Now, a social engineering expert is …

Remotely unlock doors exploiting a flaw in HID Door Controllers

Experts from Trend Micro have discovered a serious flaw in HID door controllers that could be remotely exploited by hackers to open the …

7 Warning Signs You Could Be Dating an Emotionally Unavailable Man (or Woman)

These days, it's easy to have a relationship with someone who you think you have a future with -- only to find out that it is really a dead-end romance. Quite often the discovery you make is that the other person is emotionally unavailable or just commitment-phobic.<p>People can be <i>unavailable</i> for …

How to create an untraceable new identity

My machine is inextricably linked to who I am. All of us are in the same existential mess. Your identity is now part of your smartphone and laptop. …

What You Must Know About Linux Rootkits

Imagine that you’re using your PC, server, smartphone or tablet. The operating system and applications on it aren’t behaving the way they usually …

Linux

To Catch A Bomb-Maker

This is the story of a little-known FBI forensics lab and how it changed the war on terror<p>The insurgent began with a cordless phone—one of the knockoffs of a Chinese-built Senao so popular in northern Iraq. Hunched over a worktable somewhere near the refinery town of Baiji, about 150 miles north of …

This $30 device defeats almost any keyless car or garage door

You probably don't think about thieves when you unlock your car, but Samy Kamkar certainly does. The security researcher known for his droll (and scary) hacks has created a device called "Rolljam" that cracks the wireless entry systems used by car- and garage-door makers. He demonstrated it at …

Home Automation

Teach coding with games: a review of Codewars and CodeCombat

I recently stumbled upon two websites for learning coding and programming skills: CodeCombat and Codewars. Both use a free software philosophy (all …

How cyber criminals are using hidden messages in image files to infect your computer

When you hide a message inside of another message, it’s called steganography. While you might not have known its name, this technique has a long and …

What is a Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator?

Computer hacking forensic investigation is the process of detecting hacking attacks and properly extracting evidence to report the crime and conduct …

The 6 Greatest Adventure Motorcycles You Can Buy Today

Sportbikes are great for high speeds and getting low in turns; dirt bikes are right at home threading through dense wooded trails and slingin’ dirt. …

OpenSSH password guessing attacks may be 10,000 times easier than you thought

An interesting problem with OpenSSH – let’s call it a feature that turned out to be a vulnerability – has been publicised on the Full Disclosure …

Security Alert: Ransomware Through Google Drive in New CryptoWall Attack

Our team at Heimdal Security has recently collected and analyzed <b>a new drive-by campaign</b> abusing vulnerabilities in various popular third-party …

Young professional couple: How much house can we afford?

Chad and Cheryl are saving to buy their first home sometime in the next three years, but they're not sure they can afford the type of house they would prefer. Prices in the city where they live are high.<p>"We are struggling with how much house we can afford," Chad writes in an e-mail. "We don't want …

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

Living Rooms

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

The universe, man... THE UNIVERSE.

23 of the bluest, clearest waters on the planet

Seventy-one percent of our planet is covered in water, from oceans to mountain lakes to jungle lagoons. Over time, the names and boundaries of these …

Attackers trading malware for privilege

Hackers will use malware, among other techniques, to break into enterprise systems but once they're in, they're likely to switch away from malware to …

5 Morning Rituals To Keep You Productive All Day

But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits and ill-designed time management, we're only churning out high-quality work a portion of each day.<p>Here are five practical steps to incorporate into any morning routine to optimize your time at the office and …

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If you’re looking for VPN deal, check out the 3-year VPN Unlimited Premium plan available in our <i>Deals Store</i>, currently on sale for 70% off at just …

Oil’s slide heightens fears of big market correction

Another plunge in oil prices reflected the likelihood that emerging markets as well as Europe are in the grip of a slowdown, raising investors' fears that markets face a substantial correction, or worse, as the United States emerges as the sole growth engine.<p>On Monday, Brent crude, the effective …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

How Not to DDoS Your Former Employer — Krebs on Security

Pro tip: If you’re planning to launch a debilitating denial-of-service attack against your former employer, try not to “like” the Facebook page of …

Why You Should Ditch Adobe Shockwave — Krebs on Security

This author has long advised computer users who have <b>Adobe</b>‘s Shockwave Player installed to junk the product, mainly on the basis that few sites …