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Find cleartext passwords in memory dump

The Random Access Memory (RAM) is where system components, applications and other data is kept, while the computer is working with it. It is placed there often in clear text for fast access, but there is a security risk involved in this, which is often ignored. 296 more words

Tech Term Tuesday: RAM

It’s time for another Tech Term Tuesday! Every week here on the Howard blog, we’ll be taking it back to basics to help you understand the ins and outs of your computer. 377 more words

Technology

Cobalt

Cobalt

Cobalt is a silver-white, lustrous, hard, brittle metal that is chemically active and rarely occurs uncombined in nature. It is, however, often found in meteoric metal. 53 more words

Gone Tomorrow

We were in the back of our Girl Scout leader’s car, on our way to a campout, when I overheard a girl with short, curly hair telling the story of the day years before when she had gotten her incredibly long hair cut off. 258 more words

Childhood

Hare Today

Venitta and Vanessa Hare

They were the youngest daughters of one my Mother’s friends. It amazes me, actually, that I remember them at all, because the time during which our moms would have been friends had to have been fairly short. 352 more words

Childhood

Memories

Memories are powerful things. My mother-in-love demanded that we not use our chosen girl’s name because of bad memories of a childhood not-friend. (Good thing we had a boy!) I refuse to even consider trying liver because of the clear memory of my stepmother trying to make me eat it as a kid. 378 more words

Random Access Memory