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Jul
20
awarded  Good Answer
Jul
20
revised How does SSL/TLS work?
The wording here "it said" was a bit unclear for me since I didn't initially know if "it" referred to the server or the message.
Jul
20
revised Why does HTTP Basic authentication encode the username and password with base64?
Updated SSL to TLS
Jul
20
suggested approved edit on How does SSL/TLS work?
Jan
10
awarded  Yearling
Oct
14
awarded  Popular Question
Sep
25
revised is there a safe way to login to my gmail account from a public pc?
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Jul
19
awarded  Notable Question
Jul
4
comment Anyone out there using Umbrella from OpenDNS? What exactly is it?
Update... I am now an umbrella customer.
Mar
18
comment Is it possible to locate a cellphone's location just by ringing it?
Also, the answer is "yes" if the phone in question is within hearing range.
Feb
20
comment Are Internet speed tests an attack vector?
I'm pretty sure they just use old credit card data from Targetâ„¢
Feb
20
answered What are the steps to take in order to securely transmit credit card information via a standard web form?
Feb
19
comment What are the steps to take in order to securely transmit credit card information via a standard web form?
If customer submits their CC# to your site via a form, then your servers are "in-scope" as far as PCI goes. There's no way to get what you are asking for without storing the CC data which, while possible, is highly ill-advised based on what I'm reading in the question.
Feb
2
comment Is it worth it to get paid anti-virus software?
+1 for central management... In a business setting, management is half the battle.
Jan
10
awarded  Yearling
Oct
7
revised Using google dorks for a specific site?
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Oct
7
revised Using google dorks for a specific site?
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Oct
7
answered Using google dorks for a specific site?
Sep
19
comment How effective is the iOS “Send All Traffic to VPN” setting at deterring Wifi-based attacks?
I think your second sentence is negating your last.
Aug
29
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