DontPhishMe – A Mozilla Firefox Addon by MyCERT

DontPhishMe is a Mozilla Firefox addon developed by MyCERT, CyberSecurity Malaysia to provide a security mechanism in preventing online banking phishing threat specifically for local Malaysian banks. DontPhishMe popups an alert when I clicked the link in a Spam email. When you visit a website that appears to be a fake online banking web page, DontPhishMe will popup an Continue reading "DontPhishMe – A Mozilla Firefox Addon by MyCERT"...

When CloudFlare Blocks Access to Your Blog

CloudFlare's Access Restricted page. I am using CloudFlare system (thanks to LiewCF) to protect my blog from threats and limit abusive bots and crawlers from wasting my bandwidth and server resources. But the problem is, this intelligent system is currently blocking me from accessing my own blog! It is believed my computer or another computer on my network (P1 Wimax) has been Continue reading "When CloudFlare Blocks Access to Your Blog"...

Use HTTPS When Login To Social Websites

Everyday, I will login into my Facebook account to check the updates from my friends and also to reply their comments. But at the Facebook login page, I always change the protocol from HTTP to HTTPS (also known as Hyper Text Transfer Protocol with Secure Socket Layer) before I login. This is to ensure when I clicked the submit button, my username and password transmitted across Continue reading "Use HTTPS When Login To Social Websites"...

Conficker Eye Chart – Has your PC been infected?

It looks like my PC is clean from Conficker worm. How to find out if your PC has been infected by Conficker worm? By browsing to Conficker Eye Chart webpage, you will get the answer. Conficker worm blocks access to over 100 security websites and the Conficker Eye Chart displays images from several of those websites. If your browser fails to load any one of the images, then Continue reading "Conficker Eye Chart – Has your PC been infected?"...

USB WriteProtector – Protects Your USB Drives From Viruses

We always use USB thumb drives or USB external drives as our portable storages. The size is small and lightweight make it easier for us to bring it anywhere we go. But, did you know, most of computer virus infections come from USB drives? I will tell you how the infection works in a few paragraphs later. USB WriteProtector is a freeware software that can enable or disable the Continue reading "USB WriteProtector – Protects Your USB Drives From Viruses"...