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A Reliably Fast Way to Repair Corrupt Outlook PST Files
By: kanerichardson
September 4, 2017

Corruption Issues in Outlook PST MS Outlook, when used as a desktop email client, stores its data in Outlook data files (PST). Though a convenient format for saving and transferring data, Outlook PST files may get corrupted due to many reasons. We have categorized them into two main categories. Hardware Related Issues ...

Retrieve OST Data with OST to PST Conversion
By: johnparktech2012
September 2, 2017

The work that you perform offline in Microsoft Outlook is saved in a folder called Offline Storage Table or OST. When you try to access your offline data, the OST file is opened and the data come up. Imagine, a single fault incurs in the OST file and the OST data becomes completely inaccessible. To avoid such issues and ...

SharePoint Recovery Tool to Recover SharePoint Server Database
By: rohanwiese
September 1, 2017

SharePoint Server Recovery tool professionally repairs corrupted database of the SharePoint server and retrieves entire documents and other objects from it. The SharePoint Recovery software allows repairs for the damaged or inaccessible database and creates a new MDF file, which can be incorporated into the SharePoint server to make the web sites accessible. Software Features Aryson SharePoint Server ...

UNM4SK3D: CIA, Instagram, and St. Jude
By: Olivia
September 1, 2017

#wikileaks  Wikileaks is in the news for more reasons than 1 this week. As expected, they've added another hacking tool to the growing list of Vault 7 leaks. The latest, 'AngelFire' is a Windows hacking tool used to gain persistent remote access. But, prior to that leak, Wikileaks was hacked themselves by none ...

Web Scraping with Python Part 1 - The Basics
By: Yuri Slobodyanyuk
August 31, 2017

Very few coding activities expose us to so many exciting technologies at once - the web (HTTP/HTML/XML/CSS/JS), data mining, NLP, and security (IPS/WAF evasion) like the Web bots. Yet, with the proliferation of the automated tools and Google, this once mainstream skill is becoming either black hat only or too "old-school". None of this should be the case and ...

Cyber Fact: Social Engineering
By: Olivia
August 30, 2017

According to Security Magazine, Hackers attack every 39 seconds, with 1 in 3 Americans attacked this past year alone. Additionally, 62% of companies have experienced phishing social engineering attacks, making it one of the top three cyberthreat concerns for 2016. What is social engineering? Social engineering is a method that depends on human ...

Recover & Convert EDB Files to PST via EDB Recovery Tool
By: claudiasteph
August 29, 2017

In this post, we'll cover the way to repair damaged or corrupted Exchange Server emails and know the software that helps to convert all the repaired items of EDB files to PST Outlook files.  As we all know, the Exchange Server is known for its emails - collaborative messaging servers serves as a medium to exchange data between all corporate ...

How College Grads Learn New Skills & Gain Experience
By: kamransharief
August 28, 2017

How Gig Economy Helps College Grads Learn New Skills & Gain Experience The career world has rapidly changed and these days, long-term careers and people working in just one job are slowly but steadily becoming a thing of the past. In fact, according to research, in the year 2015, between three people, one person in Australia was ...

File Conversion: OST to PST Converter Tool
By: NicoleMcGlenn
August 28, 2017

Anyone who works with Exchange mailbox accounts in offline mode needs OST file for Outlook which stores your mail and data. The OST file gets synced when Outlook is connected to the server. This is useful when the server has a maintenance or crash or any other issues. But, if you need it on a different computer, usually ...

How To Repair PDF Files
By: lucasdawson1984
August 27, 2017

In this ever-changing world, a new stride in the field of technology is being made every day. The newest and latest technologies are being replaced by even newer and better versions of the same. However, some advancements create a turning point in their particular field. Advancements so noteworthy that they are later referred to as 'Legendary'. PDF (Portable ...