How To Close TCP/UDP Ports In Windows 8 For Better Security

Computer network communication works using software ports. Ports are application specific end points 65,535 ports of which 1024 are pre-defined also known as well-known ports. You can learn more about computer ports through this Wiki article. Viruses and hackers use open ports in the Operating System to have illegal access to the system. The simplest … Read more

Why Using Keygens In Windows 8 Is Not A Good Idea

The latest reports from Microsoft suggest that Keygens are the number one threat for Windows 8 and Windows 7 users. The research came in after analyzing the user submitted reports to Microsoft. The reports submitted by users are usually from Microsoft’s own security products like Windows Defender and Microsoft Security Essentials. What are keygens? Keygen … Read more

Download Java 7 Update 11 Offline Installers

Oracle has released a new version of Java 7 Update 11. The direct download links to the offline installers are included at the end of this article. Java Runtime Environment (JRE) allows users to run programs and applications programmed in Java language. Java became popular because of its portability. Programs developed in Java could be … Read more

Top 5 Best Windows Password Recovery Tools For Windows Administrators

Windows password recovery tools can be very useful in situations when we forget the administrator password of Windows. Since there is no email address attached to our Windows accounts, there is no other way to recover a password if we forget one. The situation becomes worse if we forget the administrator password as no one … Read more