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The Paranoid Lady’s Guide to Web Attacks, or Why You’ll Love NoScript

Ah, Javascript. Such amazing effects! Web 2.0 really would not be quite as engaging without it. However, as much as Javascript improves the user experience (when it works) and enables fun effects – it also gives great power to those who wish to exploit users for their own gain. Popups and ads, for example, rely […]

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The Paranoid Lady’s Reminders to the Insecurity of Security Questions

This is the first of a series of practical Internet security posts I’ll be doing, inspired by Jordan Shea’s “Holy Shit! (1, 2, 3)” series. Let’s face it – as we get comfortable doing just about everything online, sometimes we might be too at ease and let our guard down. And that’s when we get […]