Whitelisting and Blacklisting – Everything you need to knowAug 18 2023 Network Blacklisting IP IP address website Whitelisting Whitelisting and Blacklisting
In today’s digital era, where we’re continuously interacting with a myriad of applications, websites, and devices, ensuring security and optimization has never been more critical. Two strategies often employed to manage this vast digital access are “whitelisting” and “blacklisting.” This article will guide you through everything you need to know about these critical cybersecurity tools.
Whitelisting and Blacklisting: Understanding the Basics
Whitelisting: This is a process where only approved entities (like software applications, IP addresses, websites, or email addresses) are allowed access or permission to run. Everything not on the whitelist is implicitly denied.Read More
TCP vs UDP: Which is more secure?Aug 04 2023 Network TCP TCP and UDP TCP vs UDP TLS/SSL Transmission Control Protocol UDP User Datagram Protocol
If you’ve ever looked into networking protocols, two terms that undoubtedly popped up are TCP (Transmission Control Protocol) and UDP (User Datagram Protocol). Both play a crucial role in sending and receiving data over the internet, but they do so in different ways. But which one is more secure, you ask? In this blog post, we’ll take a deep dive into TCP vs UDP to understand their differences, and most importantly, their implications on security.
Understanding TCP and UDP
Before we get into the security aspects, it’s essential to understand what TCP and UDP are and how they differ.Read More