Advanced persistent cybersecurity
Sunday, April 22, 2018
OMG The Stupid It Burns
This article, pointed out by @TheGrugq, is stupid enough that it's worth rebutting. “The views and opinions expressed are those of t...
Monday, April 16, 2018
Notes on setting up Raspberry Pi 3 as WiFi hotspot
I want to sniff the packets for IoT devices. There are a number of ways of doing this, but one straightforward mechanism is configuring a &q...
My letter urging Georgia governor to veto anti-hacking bill
February 16, 2018 Office of the Governor 206 Washington Street 111 State Capitol Atlanta, Georgia 30334 Re: SB 315 Dear Governor D...
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Let's stop talking about password strength
Picture from EFF -- CC-BY license Near the top of most security recommendations is to use "strong passwords". We need to stop ...
Sunday, April 01, 2018
Why the crypto-backdoor side is morally corrupt
Crypto-backdoors for law enforcement is a reasonable position, but the side that argues for it adds things that are either outright lies or ...
Thursday, March 29, 2018
WannaCry after one year
In the news, Boeing (an aircraft maker) has been "targeted by a WannaCry virus attack". Phrased this way, it's implausible. Th...
Monday, March 12, 2018
What John Oliver gets wrong about Bitcoin
John Oliver covered bitcoin/cryptocurrencies last night. I thought I'd describe a bunch of things he gets wrong.
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Some notes on memcached DDoS
I thought I'd write up some notes on the memcached DDoS. Specifically, I describe how many I found scanning the Internet with masscan ,...
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