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    How To Change WordPress Default Username For Security

    November 28, 2011
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    When eve we talk about WordPress Security, very first suggestion is to change WordPress default username. As WordPress default username is  “admin” and it makes it hackers to attempt a brute-force attack using username admin. Since hackers already have your username, it will make it easier for them to find your password using brute forcing. Specially, if your webhosting is not using any login attempt security or you are not using limit-login WordPress plugin, you ...

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    How I Removed Malware Counter-WordPress.com on my Hacked WordPress blog

    September 3, 2011
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    I have read ShoutMeLoud post on WordPress sites using Timthumb.php is Prone to Hacking couple of days back, and after 2-3 days back I encountered a very strange problem on Chrome browser. When ever I opened my WordPress blog on Chrome browser, it shows following message: “www.abc.com contains content from counter-wordpress.com, a site known to distribute malware. Your computer might catch a virus if you visit this site.” I also check my site at different browsers (Mozilla, IE ...

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    3 Ways to Check if Gmail is Hacked

    May 3, 2011
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    Gmail being one of the popular and widely used free Email client, is always targeted by Hackers. More over most of the time people won’t even realized even if Gmail is hacked. There are some ways, by which hacker will be able to read your Email without loging into your Gmail account, like by Using Gmail for mobile, IMAP feature, Email forwarding and so on. Though in such cases, we have features like Gmail last ...

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    Online Virtual KeyBoard: Secure Passwords from Keyloggers

    March 27, 2011
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    One of the most common way the hacker hack your password is by using a trojan. Many of them inbuilt keyloggers, so when ever you type anything on your keyboard, it goes to them. To enhance the security while logging into secure websites is by using virtual keyboard. Online Virtual Keyboard Online Virtual Keyboard is the best Security implementation to make Sensitive data safe from “spyware” and ” Trojan program”.  When I was entering my ...

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    How to Use Facebook Safely : Fb Security Tips

    March 1, 2011
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    We have talked a lot about Facebook safety in the past and one of the easiest way to keep yourself secure online is by knowing how do hackers hack. I’m extending ShoutMeLoud Facebook security tips by adding some useful tips to use Facebook safely. Before we move ahead, I recommend you to read Harsh guide on How to secure Facebook account, which will give you some extra safety tips. Online predators, possible employers, bullies. These are ...

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    Google Enhanced Security with 2 Step Verification

    February 10, 2011
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    Security has always been a concern to all the people who work online. Gmail being one of the most popular Free Email service comes with Google Enhances security in the form of 2 step verification. Security is major concern when we work online. We use different methods to keep ourselves secure like using a complex password, using antivirus, Trojan remover, HTTPS encryption and so on. Gmail went ahead by adding 2 step verification method to ...

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    What is Phishing and Phishing SafeGuard Methods

    December 2, 2010
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    Few days back I have read an article by Mahesh at shoutmeloud on how do hackers hack your passwords. This was a good informative post for every one which helps in protecting your self from getting your password hacked. I had got hacked when my orkut account was hacked by this method. After reading the article I was interested to write one of the many methods used in hacking. That’s phishing. There are many other ...

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    How do Hackers Hack your Passwords?

    November 28, 2010
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    Many of you might have been victims of your email accounts being hacked, or your Facebook password not working. This maybe because your password might have been hacked by the Hackers. One way to keep your self secure is by knowing how do hackers hack password and what all methods and software’s they generally use. By knowing how hackers can get into your account, you will be in better situation to understand what are the possible ...

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