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2010

Crack a Wi-Fi Network's WEP Password with BackTrack, the Fancy Video Version - LifeHacker

Last summer we detailed how to crack a Wi-Fi network's WEP password using BackTrack. Now video blog Tinkernut revisits the subject with a great video step-by-step of the process. More »

2008

BFilter Blocks Web Ads from Any Browser

Windows/Mac/Linux: BFilter, a free local-based browser proxy, blocks banner, JavaScript, Flash, and many other types of advertisements from displaying on web pages. BFilter installs itself on your system and has you set up your browser to run through it as a proxy, quickly killing ads as they stream to your system. Unlike many other ad-block tools, BFilter relies on analyzing and filtering web code, rather than a blacklist or whitelist—although you can edit the filter to ad individual sites or servers to be blocked

Hive Five Winner for Best Windows Firewall: Comodo Firewall Pro

Hive Five Winner for Best Windows Firewall: Comodo Firewall Pro Comodo Firewall Pro took home the top honors in this weekend's Hive Five Best Windows Firewalls, followed by the default Windows Firewall and your router's built-in firewall in a close race for second and third.

SniffPass__See what passwords your computer is sending across the network to log into various services with SniffPass

Network and Wireless Router Passwords__Captures the passwords that pass through your network adapter, and displays them. SniffPass reveals passwords for POP3, IMAP4, SMTP, FTP, and HTTP (basic authentication passwords).

Feature: Protect Your Privacy When Downloading

Keep Anti-P2P Trackers Away from Your BitTorrent Downloads with PeerGuardian2

2007

HTTP-to-HTTPS redirector

lets you define a list of URLs you want to make sure always use https.

Web Surfing: Browse restricted websites with Virtual-Browser - Virtual-Browser is a free and anonymous web-based proxy service. ___Lifehacker

No software to install or complicated instructions to follow. Just enter a URL (website address) in the form above. Through Virtual-Browser, you can use websites but they cannot uniquely identify or track you. Virtual-Browser hides your real IP address an

Web Surfing: Use Google as a free proxy - Lifehacker

What you can do now is use Google translator service (language tools) as a proxy to bypass the restrictions set for our connection!However, this strategy didn't work for many of you. Let us know if Virtual-Browser does the trick

8 tools for the web spy researcher

8 ways to be a "web sleuth" using online tools. Track down someone's previous address using ZabaSearch, the value of a home with Zillow - Recall previous incarnations of web sites with the Internet Archive. Log onto sites without your email address with B

Erase a hard drive for good

ZDNet's Robin Harris explains how you can wipe a hard drive clean, leaving zero traces of data.A freeware utility called Secure Erase, which taps into "a set of commands embedded into most ATA drives built since 2001." It'll scour it clean enough to satis

Sandboxie_________Safely test new software with

only: Freeware application Sandboxie provides a safe "sandbox" for you to test out new software without making any permanent changes to your system.Sandboxie is a lot like previously mentioned Altiris SVS, but since I've started using Sandboxie I've beco

How passwords get cracked

The man at One Man's Blog explains how alarmingly easy it is to crack passwords and offers tips on choosing safer ones. First, he breaks down the steps he'd take in cracking a password. That includes the simple act of guessing the top ten passwords (pe

Surfer au boulot tranquille _____Hack Attack: - Lifehacker

Use a proxy or RSS reader to browse personal sites: If your company restricts your must-visit web sites, there are still ways to get your daily dose of internet. For starters, you might want to try using a proxy to access restricted sites. You can read mo