Tagged: Security

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What is CloudBleed?

In case you haven’t already heard about the CloudBleed bug and the risks thereof, stop what you’re doing and watch this video from Hak5. Also, if you write code and still use SHA-1, then stop. Right now.

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Fileless Malware Confounds Conventional Scanners

Just when you thought it was safe to use the internet (or any electronic device) comes this article in Wired Magazine about “fileless malware.” So-called fileless malware avoids detection by hiding its payload in secluded spots, like a computer’s random-access memory or kernel, meaning it doesn’t depend on hard drive...

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Unboxing a $20,000 Smartphone

If you thought the new iPhone was expensive, clearly you have not seen the smartphone from  Sirin Labs Solarin. Santa was good to me this year, but he wasn’t *this* good to me.