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39 votes

How did I get this email without a "To" field?

18 votes
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SSL Certificate - is passphrase necessary and how does apache know it?

15 votes

Are texted 2FA security codes deliberately easy to remember?

11 votes

Whats the point in having software's like Veracrypt, which end of the day needs password to decrypt?

11 votes

Is having the name of web server software in HTTP response header a serious problem?

7 votes

What does the tilde (~) mean at the end of a file extension?

7 votes

How "scrambled" is the data on a RAID5 disk?

7 votes

HTTPS is not green and there is no padlock icon, is it safe for a debit card payment?

6 votes

Why is a link in an email more dangerous than a link from a web search?

4 votes
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When would I use the origin header vs SameSite directive vs csrf token for CSRF defense

4 votes

Is a Windows installer that doesn't require admin rights dangerous?

3 votes

Why is HTTPS not the default protocol?

2 votes

DNS Request makes Google Image Unsafe to Use

2 votes

Correct terminology when describing password security to layman

2 votes

Are SHA-256 hashes of user emails guaranteed to be unique?

2 votes

How would disabling IPv6 make a server any more secure?

1 vote

How does the Deepsound steganography software work, and what are pros and cons of it?

1 vote

Should I be worried about old viruses from a hard drive that hasn't been used in the last 13 years?

1 vote

How shodan takes screenshots?

1 vote

Can a website steal passwords saved in my browser?

1 vote

Efficient Way to Brute Force With Large Wordlist

1 vote

Risk in buying an SSL cert from a not well-known party

1 vote

How to encrypt files on my SD card and still be able to access them on my phone seamlessly?

0 votes

Does too long a salt reduce the security of a stored password hash?

0 votes
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X-Frame-Options question

0 votes
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Can a deleted file on an SSD with trim enabled be recovered?

0 votes

Reliably destroy all information on magnetic disk through digital medium

0 votes

How to proceed with a white-hat hacker claiming a vulnerability?

0 votes

Is UPnP still insecure?

0 votes

Is bcrypt(strtolower(hex(md5(pass)))) ok for storing passwords?