Category Archives: Security

What is a Warrant Canary?

A warrant canary is a statement that a site or company has not received any secret warrant request. According to Wikipedia, the idea was first proposed by Steven Schear in 2002. Then the idea hit its peak around 2013-2014 when big companies like Apple started using them. How they work? The idea is that a Continue Reading »

Google Chrome 81 Critical Vulnerability

Google has announced that Chrome has a critical vulnerability called CVE-2020-6457.This exploit allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code on your system. The CISA (Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency) thinks it is critical enough to tell people to update right away. https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/current-activity/2020/04/16/google-releases-security-updates How to Update Google Chrome If you use Chrome and not Firefox 😉 Continue Reading »