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Category Archives: Encryption

How To Tell If a Website Is Secure

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to raise awareness about cybersecurity issues. Take some time this month to brush up on your cybersecurity knowledge and protect your digital information. Before you enter personal information … Continue reading

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TrueCrypt is insecure

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The anonymous developers of TrueCrypt warned yesterday¬†“Using TrueCrypt is not secure” and that “the development of TrueCrypt was ended in 5/2014 after Microsoft terminated support of Windows XP.”¬†They recommend using BitLocker on Windows and provide directions to migrate from TrueCrypt … Continue reading

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