Advanced persistent cybersecurity
Sunday, April 21, 2019
Programming languages infosec professionals should learn
Code is an essential skill of the infosec professional, but there are so many languages to choose from. What language should you learn? As a...
Was it a Chinese spy or confused tourist?
Politico has an article from a former spy analyzing whether the "spy" they caught at Mar-a-lago (Trump's Florida vacation spo...
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Assange indicted for breaking a password
In today's news, after 9 years holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy, Julian Assange has finally been arrested. The US DoJ accuses Assange ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Some notes on the Raspberry Pi
I keep seeing this article in my timeline today about the Raspberry Pi. I thought I'd write up some notes about it. The Raspberry Pi ...
Saturday, March 09, 2019
A quick lesson in confirmation bias
In my experience, hacking investigations are driven by ignorance and confirmation bias. We regularly see things we cannot explain. We respon...
Monday, February 25, 2019
A basic question about TCP
So on Twitter, somebody asked this question: I have a very basic computer networking question: when sending a TCP packet, is the packet AC...
Friday, February 08, 2019
How Bezo's dick pics might've been exposed
In the news, the National Enquirer has extorted Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos by threatening to publish the sext-messages/dick-pics he sent to his m...
Monday, January 28, 2019
Passwords in a file
My dad is on some sort of committee for his local home owners association. He asked about saving all the passwords in a file stored on Micro...
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