Category Archives: security

Two-Factor Authentication is not a Silver Bullet

Matt Asay at readwrite.com points to Adobe’s recent security breach as why we need to increase the implementation of Two-Factor Authentication. He points out in his post that many of the passwords in the Adobe leaked dataset were rather weak … Continue reading

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Worth while simple security steps

Here are some good and very simple security habits that will protect you from most basic attacks. “Seven Habits for the Security Conscious | SecurityWeek.Com” http://feedly.com/k/19Gv6hg

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Review of Brian M. Linn’s The Philippine War, 1899-1902

Brian M. Linn in his book The Philippine War, 1899-1902 develops a solid foundation for understanding the United States’ military operations in the Philippine Archipelago.[1]  Professor Linn argues in his book that the Philippine War has often been misrepresented as … Continue reading

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Meru Cabs Launches Smartphone Apps With Emergency Distress Button

“India’s Meru Cabs Launches Smartphone Apps With Emergency Distress Button” http://feedly.com/k/16zQ1Dm

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Lawmakers Who Upheld NSA Phone Spying Received Double the Defense Industry Cash

“Lawmakers Who Upheld NSA Phone Spying Received Double the Defense Industry Cash | Threat Level | Wired.com” http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2013/07/money-nsa-vote/

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Bitcoin Botnet

I joked some time ago about makeing a bitcoin botnet. It was such a logical next step. “Botcoin: Bitcoin Mining by Botnet” http://feedly.com/k/1atKu3G

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Good article on emerging Android Malware threats

“Toward A Greater Mobile Mal-Awareness” http://feedly.com/k/1dVNWnv

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