Advanced persistent cybersecurity
Thursday, April 29, 2021
Anatomy of how you get pwned
Today, somebody had a problem: they kept seeing a popup on their screen, and obvious scam trying to sell them McAfee anti-virus. Where was t...
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Ethics: University of Minnesota's hostile patches
The University of Minnesota (UMN) got into trouble this week for doing a study where they have submitted deliberately vulnerable patches int...
Friday, March 26, 2021
A quick FAQ about NFTs
I thought I'd write up 4 technical questions about NFTs. They may not be the ones you ask, but they are the ones you should be asking. T...
Saturday, March 20, 2021
Deconstructing that $69million NFT
"NFTs" have hit the mainstream news with the sale of an NFT based digital artwork for $69 million. I thought I'd write up an e...
Sunday, February 28, 2021
We are living in 1984 (ETERNALBLUE)
In the book 1984 , the protagonist questions his sanity, because his memory differs from what appears to be everybody else's memory. The...
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Review: Perlroth's book on the cyberarms market
New York Times reporter Nicole Perlroth has written a book on zero-days and nation-state hacking entitled “ This Is How They Tell Me The W...
Thursday, February 25, 2021
No, 1,000 engineers were not needed for SolarWinds
Microsoft estimates it would take 1,000 to carry out the famous SolarWinds hacker attacks . This means in reality that it was probably fewer...
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