With SSL, who can you really trust?

Researchers come up with new schemes to shore up SSL authentication SSL the encryption scheme that protects virtually all secure online transaction, requires that users rely on trusted third parties, but what if they can’t be trusted? Well, it turns out they can’t be, as demonstrated earlier this year by …

CompTIA Security+ Exam Cram, 2nd Edition

CompTIA® Security+ Exam Cram Second Edition Exam SY0-201 Diane Barrett Kirk Hausman Martin Weiss Best comptia A+ Training, Comptia A+ Certification at Certkingdom.com The Smart Way to Study™ Covers the critical information you need to know to score higher on your Security+ exam! * Master and implement general security best …

15 Google+ Users You Should Add to Your Circles

Google+ is in its early days, but here’s a list of early-adopters and thought leaders that you should be paying attention to on Google’s new social network. It hasn’t even been a month since Google launched Google+, and the social network has already been popular. CEO Larry Page said last …

What’s New With Operating Systems?

In the light of fast-paced changes on the browser front, are users finding that innovation at the desktop has stagnated? Has it? Or is there a lot brewing ‘under the hood’ that we’re just not aware of, yet take for granted as our user experience improves incrementally?   Best comptia …

Survey: Security Certifications Hot Among IT Pros

CompTIA finds IT pros value and seek new security-related certifications above all other areas. CSO — Security certifications are the most sought-after area of specialty among information technology professionals, according to a new study from Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). (Check out CSO’s certification directory to see certification options.)   …

Intel’s Light Peak tech poised to outdo USB 3.0

Intel’s Light Peak optical connectivity technology could begin appearing in products in early 2011, according to reports. The technology could offer bidirectional data transfers at twice the speed of USB 3.0.   Best comptia A+ Training, Comptia A+ Certification at Certkingdom.com Light Peak is a connectivity technology being developed by …

Facebook iPad App Launching In “Coming Weeks” [REPORT]

A Facebook app for the iPad is about to become a reality. Years after the Facebook iPhone app’s rollout in July, 2008, the company’s finally finished a tablet-optimized version, said to now be in the final stages of testing. According to The New York Times, unnamed sources who have seen …

Facebook Facial Recognition Draws EPIC Privacy Concern

EPIC and Congressman Edward Markey complained to the Federal Trade Commission that Facebook abused users’ privacy rights with its new facial recognition feature for tagging photos. Facebook is facing pressure from the Electronic Privacy Information Center, other consumer advocates and Congress members over its use of facial recognition software for …