HostGator Web Hosting Review

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Every single business needs to have a site, and for that you need a reliable web hosting. It does not matter if it is a simple page with your contact information or a huge e-commerce site. HostGator will have your back with balanced features and prices as well as offer loads of tools to webmasters. HostGator has VPS packages,...

10 Common Home Networking Mistakes and How to Fix Them

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There are chances that you have helped either your friends or family to install a wireless home network in their home. Even though we are sure that you have not made these mistakes during setups, the advances in home, networking equipment has introduced some new things that would confuse those who are non-IT customers and does not do this...

Dummies’ Guide to Top 9 Essential Computer Network Terms

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If you are not familiar with internet terms, but want to have an idea of what they mean next time you come across them, then the following guide will help you. Here are nine of the most commonly used terms: IP address An IP means internet protocol, an advanced way of facilitating many actions and activities on the internet. IP address...

200 Routers Within 31 Countries Having Malicious Firmware

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The Shadowserver Foundation used cybercrime fighters in performing internet scans which resulted in the findings of almost 200 of the Cisco routers (used by businesses) having malicious firmware installed by attackers. FireEye's subsidiary Mandiant warned of new attacks last week saying the new attacks replaced the firmware on the integrated services routers that came from the Cisco Systems. This...

HideMyAss VPN Review

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Established in 2005, HideMyAss has become a respected and well-known VPN service. Offering over 100,000 IP addresses across over 100 countries, it has become one of the largest proxy clients recognized by many major tech-related publications. Offering both paid and free services to satisfy the needs of all users, new servers are being added just about every week with...

VPN Checklist: 5 Things for Selecting the Right VPN for You

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A virtual private network or VPN is, in a nutshell, a secured and encrypted network that can be used while being connected to a public network like the internet. VPN have plenty of benefits over a traditional network that include more versatile management policies, heightened security and increased functionality. The benefit of security happens to be one of the...

What Is a DNS Blacklist?

By using a computer, phone, tablet, or the web everything is much easier to remember from one's everyday life.DNSBL is a Domain Name System Blacklists, and is known as DNSBLs and also DNS Blacklists that enable the administrator of a website to block unwanted traffic from certain systems with a history of sending spam to people. The lists are...

Monitor.US

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Monitor.us is a free monitoring tool for your server to track uptime. It has a number of useful and interesting features to try. The service is completely customizable which is very important for advanced users. Aside from just the monitoring of your site's uptimes, it also gives you the ability to keep an eye on your page load time,...