Category Archives: Security

#Biometric #authentication is useless and dangerous alone

By | October 14, 2017

Again and again the same myths and misunderstandings resurface from time to time. I noticed again a misplaced hype in an article shared on twitter about how biometric authentication will simplify banking. I have to share again something I learned many years ago when I was junior research student in a computer security group and… Read More »

Secure authentication using SafeNet(Gemalto) security tokens and Windows CA

By | May 4, 2016

In the following I will try to show how to generate user certificates on e-tokens by using the Windows CA. This tokens can be used after that for secure user authentication or signing. Prerequisites: – Install the Windows CA service. This comes a standard feature in Windows Server 2012. – Internet Explorer 9 and up… Read More »

A+ Security for WordPress Blog – HTTP Strict Transport Security

By | February 9, 2017

Keeping the installation of your own WordPress blog highly secure is very important. In today’s fast pace discovery of security vulnerabilities you must keep an eye on all the new security threats and update as soon as possible the security to try to cover the new threat. An invaluable tool is the security test from… Read More »