Tagged: proxies

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Some Useful Proxy Definitions

If you’ve searched around looking for secure proxies to use, you’ve probably come across these three definitions – Transparent Proxy Anonymous Proxy Elite Proxy Now none of these definitions are set in stone, but they’re used in most sites to describe the different level of security and privacy afforded by a particular proxy.  The three definitions are explained...

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Beware these Facebook Knickers

It’s getting pretty tough out there on the web, and now the once fairly safe world of social networking is getting dangerous too.  Now I’m paranoid, really paranoid online and allegedly should know what I’m doing. I have some of the best security certifications and tons of Microsoft exams (although did cheat a bit on those – sorry...

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Russians Caught Out by IP Address

It’s astonishing to think that a Russian state media channel would go around changing Wiki pages in order to pass blame in a different direction. But possibly even more amazing that they were stupid enough to do it from a PC connected with an IP address registered to their company, no proxy or VPN like this! So what’s...

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Divine Internet Filtering

Now I’m not very religious, but have no real problem with those who are.  Obviously, excluding those who want to kill me, blow me up or have me imprisoned – anything like that.  However I do think that secular governments seem to work better, at least with regards to democracy simply because most places have many people of...

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Why Can’t I Use a Proxy

We’ve all been there – you’re stuck in work or school, and frankly bored out of your brain.   Sure you have internet access but all the most interesting sites are blocked – Facebook Blocked Youtube Blocked MySpace Blocked World of Warcraft (games and forum) Blocked So why’s it happening and what can you do about it? Your...