How to Generate a SSL/TLS Certificate Signing Request (CSR) on Debian 10

For any live website, SSL Certificates have become a key requirement. A Certificate Authority (CA) verifies and issue SSL certificates. There are two categories of these certificates: Self-Signed certificates: As the name implies, these are the certificates that are signed…

Switching from Python 2 to Python 3: What you need to know

Python 2 will reach its end of life in mere weeks. Here’s what to know before you migrate to Python 3. Python 2.7 will officially become unsupported beginning January 1, 2020. There is one final bugfix planned after this date, but then…

Huawei Beats Google—Offers $220,000 For ‘Zero-Click’ Android Phone Hacks

Huawei has fended off questions about secret backdoors in its smartphone and networking technology for years. Now it’s going to reward hackers for finding them in its Android-based mobile phones and in the process is outdoing Google. In a bug bounty launch…

Android flaw allowed attackers to spy on users through phone camera

Thanks to a security flaw, Android apps had the ability to take photos and record conversations without users knowing it.  According to a bombshell report released Tuesday by cybersecurity firm Checkmarx, a major Android flaw gave attackers shockingly broad permissions to a…