Competition: Win a 1 year licence of F-Secure Total Internet Security and VPN

Today we are giving away the chance to win a 1-year licence of F-Secure Total Internet Security and VPN. This is the best security suite we have used to date, though at £79.99 for 3 users it is a bit expensive. One of the best features of it is the VPN which we found was very quick … Read more

iSmartAlarm SPOT+ Indoor WiFi Security Camera Review ISC5P2

I think the iSmartAlarm SPOT+ is the cheapest indoor CCTV camera I have been sent to date. My pack was the dual camera version which sells on Amazon for just £54.99. At this price, you have to wonder if this can possibly perform well? So, let’s find out! The cameras themselves are nicely sized and … Read more

Raspberry Pi 3 Project: Create an adblocking server for your home server with Pi-hole

After being impressed with the ad blocking functionality of my F-Secure Sense I came across a popular piece of software called Pi-hole that acts as your homes DNS server and blocks advertising requests. It is designed to run on most Debian-based distro’s and it is specifically lightweight enough to run on a Raspberry Pi, some … Read more

F-Secure Total Internet Security and VPN Review

During my press trip to Helsinki to demo the F-Secure Sense, I was also shown their original flagship product, F-Secure Total. This is a complete AV and VPN suite that will secure 5 devices (dependent on the option you choose). The 5-device licence is £99.99 or the 3-device licence £79.99. While this makes this one … Read more

F-Secure Press Trip and the Future of Cyber Security

This past weekend F-Secure was kind enough to invite me out to Helsinki to demo their brand-new F-Secure Sense router as well as do some talks on IoT hacking and demo their cross-platform security suite. I will be reviewing both the software and sense in separate posts within the next week. As we all know, … Read more

Facebook users hit by wave of viral attacks

The BBC is reporting that Facebook has been targeted by malicious hackers seeking to steal valuable data from members. The social network site has been hit by five separate security problems in the last seven days, say security experts. By creating fake messages padded with details of Facebook members the thieves are capitalising on the … Read more

WPA could be cracked in 15 minutes

Recently we reported that cracking WPA and WPA2 could be speeded up by 100 fold using two GeForce GTX280’s per workstation. However the practicality of this for your every day hacker is not very realistic. Security researchers are now saying they have refined an existing WPA crack, making it more efficient that earlier reports. Erik … Read more