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Have you been botted?

Last week, one of my computers went south on me.

It was my own fault, as I ventured into areas of the Internet I KNEW were hazardous.  256 more words

My View Of The World

The World's Worst Computer Viruses Illustrated

Writer and curator Bas van de Poel’s Computer Virus Catalog, which we learned about on Dangerous Minds, interprets the worst viruses in computer history as glitchy, MS-DOS-esque artworks. 543 more words


Bastille Day 2014: Empty Pages and the Search for Amour Will Give you a Nasty French Virus

Bonjour, mes amis! Today is Bastille Day, and what could be a more fitting symbol of that legendary citadel, wrongly presumed in 1789 to be home to a vast horde of pitiable political prisoners, than this book? 282 more words


The World’s Most Dangerous Hard Drive

Bletchley Park is known for being the centre of the UK government’s Code and Cypher School, where complex codes were broken by highly-trained experts – their efforts, many have claimed, shorteningWorld War II by between two to four years. 138 more words

Hard Drives

My Very Own I-Pad

I’m a PC guy and I make no excuses because this is the machine I was self-trained on back in the day. It was 1984 and IBM hit the small office scene like a tornado. 327 more words

Mini presentation

Today I had a “mini presentation” in my English class. The manuscript is as follows.

Hello, everyone. I belong to the department of computer science and engineering. 341 more words

Computer Science

Dragonfly: The Latest Threat

Howdy folks!  If you haven’t heard of Dragonfly, it’s time you got to know these guys.  Their virus, known as Energetic Bear, is a lot like Stuxnet, only targeting energy production.   124 more words