Category Archives: Week 21

Microsoft delivers a huge blow to malware authors

As I was monitoring the feed from my local CERT this little titbit caught my eye. It is about how, in my opinion, Microsoft is doing the right thing. What has happend is that Microsoft has changed the way that … Continue reading

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Lock your screen while away from the computer

This talk about lock screen. Lock screen, it means others can’t use the computer expert user. Why do users need to do it? Because doing it can protect users’ security of computer when they are not here. This article introduce … Continue reading

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True Crypt

I lend my external drive for friend and what I get back. I get back a lot of mallware on it. And antivirus can’t curry executable files. So I thought maybe is somewhere a program that can encrypt entire hard … Continue reading

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StumbleUpon – web browsing for you.

Exploring to the Internet discover one of most impressive social networking web-page. In the Interner are lots of interesting and usefull articles, but also littered with millions of negligible value projects. Then you are searching something really interesting and worth and spend few hours but … Continue reading

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Audio captchas – can be cracked

This article explains about Audio captchas(Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart) issue. I have chosen this topic because I am scripting PHP registration page with captchas field right now, so I interested in this. This … Continue reading

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Security implications of IPv6 ( Bugtrack )

CPN ( center for the protektion of national protektion  )  (http://www.cpni.gov.uk) has published the “Security implications of IPv6” IPv6 is coming to a network near you. CPNI has extracted salient points from recently published documents to highlight some of the … Continue reading

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Apple Encryption cracked

After 1 year ago, when the Russian security company ElcomSoft managed to crack Apple’s backup encryption, now they announced that they found a reliable way to beat even encryption on the secure layer that the system is using to store … Continue reading

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