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20 years ago today! What we can learn from the CIH virus...

It was 20 years ago today…

…as far as we can tell, anyway, that a Taiwanese university student called Chen Ing Hau set out to create a… 1,698 more words


Certified Industrial Hygienist

In our last post we talked about the profession of Industrial Hygiene. That science and art of anticipating, recognizing, evaluating, and controlling chemical, physical, and biological hazards in the workplace and in the community. 501 more words

Industrial Hygiene

Could an Intel chip flaw put your whole computer at risk?

Remember the Chernobyl virus, also known as “CIH” after the initials of its author, a certain Mr Chen Ing Hau of Taiwan?

CIH was the first virus that succeeded in directly and deliberately damaging your computer hardware by purposefully reprogramming your BIOS chip with garbage machine instructions. 814 more words

Security Threats

Feb 13-16 Train the Trainers Workshop

Looking to get your CIH? A Train the Trainers Workshop is being hosted at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, February 13-16… 61 more words

Professional Development

When is a social housing programme not a social housing programme?

We all know the housing market is completely overheated. Most people on below and average incomes are really struggling to make ends meet. More and more young people are relying on the Bank of Mum and Dad just to pay the rent, and others are maxing out credit card to avoid going into arrears. 207 more words