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Acer is not affected from ‘Heartbleed’

This is the email I got from Acer couple of days ago.


Heartbleed: Simplest Explanation Ever!

We are all aware of the Heartbleed fiasco that had us scampering to our favorite internet services and changing our passwords to something like, aj@#asdasdQT#IHateYouInternet!2014… 56 more words

Web Development

Buggy Security Guidance from Apple

In February 2014 Apple published their Secure Coding Guide. I glanced through it and noticed that their sample code for detecting integer overflow was buggy – it triggered undefined behavior, could be optimized away, and was thus unsafe to use. 1,094 more words


Coroner urges QLD police watch house training changes after death in custody (No strip search, drug overdose) | ABC News

A coroner who investigated a drug-related death in custody in Cairns has recommended changes to the way the city’s watch house officers are trained.

Nathan McGrath overdosed on methylamphetmaine in the Cairns police watch house in June 2012. 126 more words


Hackers Can Hack Into Almost Anything

These days when you think that your system is secured, you are actually fooling yourself. Why? Because, although our computers are secured to a certain degree, they are still vulnerable. 161 more words


Albany Regional Prison inmates moved to Perth after "incident" | West Australian

Up to 15 prison inmates are being moved from Albany Regional Prison following an incident at the facility on Thursday night.

A Department of Corrective Services spokeswoman confirmed the incident involving up to 20 prisoners. 125 more words


Man who bribed NT prison guard to stand trial | 9 News

A man who allegedly traded drugs with a Darwin prison guard and used her to pass messages to other prisoners, including a suspected Rebels bikie gang member, has been committed to stand trial. 103 more words