A Brute-force attack is a technique(Procedure or Method) for obtaining or finding-out information by trying every key combination in an effort to find an unknown value and to try a large number of possible values by using an automated process. 46 more words
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Hackers have a great start of new year 2015, giving a public threat to Apple’s online iCloud service. A hacker using the handle “Pr0x13” has released a password-hacking tool to GitHub website that assures attackers to break into any iCloud account, potentially giving them free access to victims’ iOS devices. 45 more words
Passwords – what are they for?
Identification and authentication – Systems need to uniquely identify each user and prevent impersonation.
Risks and solutions
Password sent in plain text… 230 more words
In this chapter: Politics is death. No God escapes from this conference room with their souls intact.
Also hacking is really hard when you’re talking about sealed altars that existed well before history and bear within the source of all existence.
Chapter 2: Beginning of the End
We know back doors get built into systems because sooner or later they’re abused in ways that often grab our attention.
Keep in mind that any “password recovery” system accomplishes something that would not be possible within a system that really protects confidentiality. 460 more words