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Everyone's Trying to Track What You Do on the Web: Here's How to Stop Them

Everyone's Trying to Track What You Do on the Web: Here's How to Stop Them
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Secure Your Internet Privacy With This Guide There’s a lot of talk these days about internet privacy and online security. With over two billion people accessing the internet on a regular basis, it’s about time you started protecting yourself! So, I figured I’d put together a little guide to some of the most popular security precautions and privacy measures available to you online. In this easy-to-follow guide I’ll show you how to make your internet life more secure, starting right now. Two-Factor Authentication What it is: Two-factor authentication is available with a large number of popular sites and services. Here’s a guide on how to setup two-factor authentication for Facebook. Time to set up: About 15 minutes Additional info: I know what you’re thinking: “This is way more annoying than it should be!” Security rating: Two-factor authentication is incredibly secure because it requires at least two devices to get into your account (your phone and your laptop). Encrypt Your Email What it is: This is easy to do and understand. "coWPAtty is designed to audit the pre-shared key (PSK) selection for WPA networks based on the TKIP protocol." - Joshua Wright. Project Homepage: also see: Local Mirror: cowpatty-4.6.tgz MD5: b90fd36ad987c99e7cc1d2a05a565cbd Installing coWPAtty coWPAtty Dictionary Attack Precomputing WPA PMK to crack WPA PSK coWPAtty Precomputed WPA Attack coWPAtty Tables NOTE: coWPAtty 4.0 and above also include WPA2 attack capabilities (usage remains the same). Download the latest coWPAtty (currently coWPAtty-4.2) to /tools/wifi tar zxvf cowpatty-4.2.tgz cd cowpatty-4.2 make To perform the coWPAtty dictionary attack we need to supply the tool with a capture file that includes the TKIP four-way handshake, a dictionary file of passphrases to guess with and the SSID for the network. . wpa-test-01.cap is the capture containing the four-way handshake dict is the password file cuckoo is the network SSID . hashfile is our output file

In social isolation, brain makes less myelin U. BUFFALO (US) — The brains of socially isolated animals make less myelin, the critical material that wraps the axons of neurons. The researchers say the findings, reported in the journal Nature Neuroscience, indicate that neurons aren’t the only brain structures that undergo changes in response to an individual’s environment and experience. The paper notes that changes in the brain’s white matter, or myelin, have been seen before in psychiatric disorders, and demyelinating disorders have also had an association with depression. “This research reveals for the first time a role for myelin in adult psychiatric disorders,” says Karen Dietz, a research scientist in pharmacology and toxicology in the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Myelin allows neurons to signal effectively. This paper reveals that the stress of social isolation disrupts the sequence in which the myelin-making cells, the oligodendrocytes, are formed. Source: University at Buffalo

CloseBrace | The Dead-Simple Step-By-Step Guide for Front-End Developers to Getting Up and Running With Node.JS, Express, and MongoDB Introduction There are approximately one hundred million tutorials on the web for getting a "Hello, World!" app running with Node.js. This is great! It's especially great if your goal is to greet the world and then give up on your web career and go spend the rest of your life as, like, a jockey or something. That doesn't really describe most of us, so we go looking for more tutorials. In my experience, the "next level" tutorials out there seem about 30 levels further along. I'm not the only one, right? Well, good news, everyone! Here's the deal: I'm going to show you how to get all of this stuff set up. Your app will look pretty, it will connect to a DB, it'll get some results, and it'll do stuff with those results. Let's go. Part I – 15 minutes of installing If you're really starting from scratch, then getting everything up and running takes a little bit of time. Step 1 – Install Node.js This is really easy. Step 2 – Install Express Generator Command C:\node> ... is VERY different from: OK!

6 Useful Tools for Easy Viewing and Editing PDF Files You Need To Know PDF files have become the gold standard of document viewing. Why? Their main benefit is that they retain their format even when viewed on different computers, using different programs. I’m sure some of you have experienced viewing a word document only to find it’s screwed up because your viewing software couldn’t maintain the formatting. It’s pretty annoying when that happens, right? Well, PDFs have become standard nowadays, and lots of PDF software has popped up to take advantage of that. So I took the liberty of compiling some great PDF software choices for whatever purpose you may have. 1. Do you simply need to view PDF files? 2. Ever wish you could just combine all those PDF files into one useful one? What’s nice about this resource is that unlike free online split and merge tools, you don’t have upload your private files to some unknown server. 3. PDFs are inherently hard to edit. But that’s where Foxit comes in. Foxit comes with a fully flush editing toolkit. 4. 5.

Free IP Changer Software About this IP Changer This is a Firefox add-on that changes your IP address by swapping browser proxy settings. This is the exact same software that comes with the service, but without the private IP relays. Instead, you'll use the "free proxy" instructions below for entering public settings. Also see: YouTube Video Work on PC and Mac This software works on PC and Mac, but you must be using Firefox. Installation Instructions Please read my short terms of use and then click here to install. Uninstall is easy If you later decide that you don't want the IP Changer software, just go to the Firefox menu for "Tools -> Addons -> Extensions" then click "IP Changer" and "Remove". Instructions for Use 1) You'll need to add some proxy settings in order to surf freely with the IP Changer (see next section). 2) Select "Clear" anytime to return to surfing with your regular (direct) IP address. Add free proxy settings A proxy server is a server that relays your Internet traffic. Paid options

Isolation and Loneliness | Psychalive “Why Do I Feel Isolated?” How to Understand and Overcome Loneliness and Isolation Human beings are naturally social animals. When we find ourselves becoming isolated, we should take that as a warning sign that we are turned against ourselves in some basic way. Why We Start Feeling Isolated When we start feeling isolated, we may have thoughts of not belonging or of feeling rejected by others. How to Cope with with Feeling Alone Feeling lonely can trigger voices that we are unloved or unlikeable. Your critical inner voice can generate self-fulfilling prophecies. How the Critical Inner Voice Leads Us to Feel Lonely and Isolated When it feelings of comes to isolation, the voice can be an especially complicated and strategic enemy. Overcoming Feelings of Isolation No matter what their source, voices that you are unlikeable are much harder to accept when you’re around people who like you. Society can breed a lot of loneliness.

How To Have The Most Productive Day Of Your Life Your body has a natural rhythm that allows you to be productive. Forcing your mind when it is not ready to do work is a dreadful experience. But what if you can arrange your daily schedule based on the most active parts of the day? Actually, you can. This infographic provides tips on the productive cycle of the human body. Furthermore, you can plan activities that require a lot of effort during peak hours of your daily schedule. How do you usually plan your day? Plan Your day Infographic | Love Infographics truecrack - Password cracking for truecrypt(c) volume files. WHAT TrueCrack IS? - NEW VERSION 3.5 AVAILABLE TrueCrack is a brute-force password cracker for TrueCrypt (Copyrigth) volumes. It works on Linux and it is optimized for Nvidia Cuda technology. It supports: PBKDF2 (defined in PKCS5 v2.0) based on key derivation functions: Ripemd160, Sha512 and Whirlpool. The execution time of TrueCrack for a dictionary attack is (average word length 10 characters): Dictionary attack: truecrack -t truecrypt_file -w passwords_file [-k ripemd160 | -k sha512 | -k whirlpool] [-e aes | -e serpent | -e twofish] [-a blocks] [-b] [-H] [-r number] Alphabet attack: truecrack -t truecrypt_file -c alphabet [-s minlength] -m maxlength [-k ripemd160 | -k sha512 | -k whirlpool] [-e aes | -e serpent | -e twofish] [-a blocks] [-b] [-H] [-r number] cd truecrack . . TrueCrack is an Open Source Software under GNU Public License version 3.