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Encryption is the process of encoding messages or information in such a way that only authorized parties can read it. In an encryption scheme, the ...

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Ransomware - Wannacry/wcry and everything else ...  …

Ransomware - Wannacry/wcry and everything else ...

Ransomware in general is something none of us …
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Is Boxcryptor the initial tool of this type of need and what are its equivalent today


Hi Experts!

u guys have been great, lots of recommendations and tools we have benefited here.  I have

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XOR Encryption and Security

I am trying to create strong XOR encryption using C++ to encrypt files and then load the decrypted …
How to use Bitlocker on Windows 10 Home

How to use Bitlocker on Windows 10 Home

This is a quick tutorial that will show you how to use Bitlocker in case you feel a need to use it, even on Windows 10 Home
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Signal end-to-end encryption via app/browser?


Hi Experts,

I have these questions about the Signal Encrypted Communications by Open Whisper (see

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encrypted multiple times while submitting


encryption functions getting encypted multiple times when submit button is clicked back to back 


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MS 365 S/MIME Email Encryption Configuration


Office 365 email encryption is anything but clear, especially for accounts created before 2018 and

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Embracing WhatsApp in Healthcare.


Our company has to decided to adopt Whatsapp services for the below two use cases.

1- sending

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Bootable USB encryption

Using xboot (see below link), used iso files to install different OS.
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I need to make my QR code bullet proof


I need to make my QR code bullet proof

I want to make sure nobody "hacks" my QR code by reading the

The Ransomware Menace

Ransomware is rampant, don't be caught out

There are many reasons malware will stay around and continue to grow as a business.  The biggest reason is the expanding customer base.  More than 40% of people who are infected with ransomware, pay the ransom.  That makes ransomware a multi-million dollar business.
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How Safe Is iCloud?

Worried about if Apple can protect your documents, photos, and everything else that gets stored in iCloud? Read on to find out what Apple really uses to make things secure.
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TrueCrypt Gone! Is it True? What do I do?

We just heard from a colleague that TrueCrypt decided to shutdown becuase it had security flaws …
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Best products for automatically encrypting Data on thumb drives

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My organization needs to implement a solution that will automatically encrypt data on thumb drives

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[linux] how to encrypt a password file in cli?


For example, 

encrypts it, but then 

doesn't asks the passphrase.

Maybe the gpg key is found by gpg and

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What would be the approach to decrypting this.


I put together a small encryption programme, and this would be the ciphertext that would be sent …
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How can I tell if my DirectAccess connection is secure?


I am worried that my DirectAccess connection is not secure enough.  During a working connection, I

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