You probably think because I type so many words on blog posts 3-5 times a week, that I talk a lot. Nope. I am a bitterman of few words. 587 more words
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Ransomware. Kinda. I got pulled into a scam cum ransomware nightmare the other day because I wanted to clean up the links on my computer. Some were 404s, some worked but I no longer cared about–those got deleted. 446 more words
Police in Victoria, Australia announced recently that they will withdraw all speed camera infringement notices issued statewide between June 6 and June 22 after a… 474 more words
In principle malicious hackers can make a root kit virus that spreads like wild fire along the millions of servers in a datacenter.
This root kit virus targets the clock cycle settings in the BIOS of a single blade server, like it reflashes the BIOS, reprograms it. 158 more words
While the term hacker has innocent enough origins – it was first coined by M.I.T. undergrads as a name for the “undistinguished work” they conducted tooling around, mostly for fun, on the early internet– it’s now got a dark, mysterious connotation with strong links to cybercrime and the faceless, untraceable masses lurking in the dark corners of the Web. 434 more words