HTTPS: false sense of security for a common internet user

With this rather provocative heading, today I’ would like to tackle an interesting issue. Namely, a larger question of how particular cyber hygiene topics could create unfounded sense of security in end-users. More specifically, explaining intricacies of HTTPS and HTTP protocol basics to non-IT professionals. I started having my reservations …

Rule 10: Be forgiving of other people’s mistakes

For today’s blogpost I have selected a rule 10 of the  “Netiquette“ by Virginia Shea: Be forgiving of other people’s mistakes. 2019 update: This is a part of posts series I wrote back in 2014 for my IT college (now TalTech) curriculum subject “Social, Ethical and Professional Issues in IT”.  It was …