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TeslaCrypt’s master key has been released to the public, shutting down the ransomware for good in an unexpected twist in the malware’s story.
TeslaCrypt, which often targets gamers, lands on systems through malicious downloads, web domains which load exploit kits and phishing campaigns. 285 more words
10 Bitcoin Alternatives Crypto Currency Options
Alternative currencies have a certain mystery about them. They are seen as sort of an ?underground? currency because they are not controlled by some central authority like a bank or government. 878 more words
Recently, the Chief Executive Officer of Wells Fargo Bank spoke about biometric authentication at an Economic Outlook Conference. He stated that we may be the last generation to use user names and passwords, and that Wells Fargo (amongst other banks) was testing biometric technology – fingerprint matching, voice recognition, iris matching, etc. 558 more words
Almost all disk encryption systems today follow a similar design pattern. Symmetric-key block ciphers are used, with the initialization vector being derived entirely from the block index to which the data is stored. 1,093 more words