Bitdefender Home Scanner checks your network devices for vulnerabilities
May 31, 2017 – 11:11 | Comments Off on Bitdefender Home Scanner checks your network devices for vulnerabilities
Bitdefender Home Scanner checks your network devices for vulnerabilities

Bitdefender has released Bitdefender Home Scanner, a free tool which scans your wireless network, identifies connected devices and checks them for vulnerabilities.
The program claims to spot devices with poorly encrypted or insecure authentication, weak login …

LastAudit is a free PC security scanner
May 3, 2016 – 16:17 | Comments Off on LastAudit is a free PC security scanner
LastAudit is a free PC security scanner

LastAudit is a free Windows security and vulnerability scanner, IT audit and forensic tool.
The program aims to detect and list configuration issues, weak permissions, browsing history, sensitive metadata, previous wifi connections, network resources, and Active …

Check your Android device for 22 vulnerabilities
November 5, 2015 – 03:12 | Comments Off on Check your Android device for 22 vulnerabilities
Check your Android device for 22 vulnerabilities

Google’s latest Android update has fixed another stack of security vulnerabilities, including yet more Stagefright issues.
This doesn’t mean you’re safe, of course – OEMs can take a very long time to release their own updates, …

Microsoft’s EMET 5.0 blocks vulnerable plugins
August 1, 2014 – 15:01 | Comments Off on Microsoft’s EMET 5.0 blocks vulnerable plugins
Microsoft’s EMET 5.0 blocks vulnerable plugins

Microsoft has unveiled Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit 5.0 (EMET), a free security tool which uses a variety of techniques to block common software exploits.
The update adds a new mitigation, Attack Surface Reduction (ASR), which prevents …

Detect and install missing updates with SecPod Saner
February 6, 2014 – 07:29 | Comments Off on Detect and install missing updates with SecPod Saner
Detect and install missing updates with SecPod Saner

Installing a reliable antivirus package is a key part of maintaining your PC’s security, but there’s more you can do. It’s just as important to ensure you keep up-to-date with the latest software patches, blocking …

Netsparker scans your website for dangerous security holes
August 5, 2011 – 08:09 | Comments Off on Netsparker scans your website for dangerous security holes
Netsparker scans your website for dangerous security holes

If you manage a website which has anything more than basic personal details, then it’s vital to make sure it’s secure. There are plenty of free tools around which promise that they can help – …

Is your website safe from hackers? Websecurify can help you find out
June 22, 2011 – 11:33 | Comments Off on Is your website safe from hackers? Websecurify can help you find out
Is your website safe from hackers? Websecurify can help you find out

Protecting a website from hackers is no easy task, as even big names like Sony and Sega will confirm. But making use of a vulnerability scanner like Websecurify may be able to help.
The idea is …