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Examples of software web clients (web browsers, IM clients, etc) written in “secure” / managed languages

After reading this article ("Everything is broken" by Quinn Norton) I was about to ask a question similar to this one (Why are security-crucial software written in unsafe languages?)... but actually I ...
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Where to find safe downloads of R.A.T. like Dark Comet or Nj Rat?

How serious hackers find them ? Because when I search, it seems that most of the downloads I come across may contain backdoor. Is there some kind of "official" site for one good R.A.T.? Thanks.
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What measures beyond those for general software, if any, should be taken when preparing a work PC for lunchtime or after-hour gaming?

In some companies (not the one I work for), there are certain groups of employees that have permission of management to play certain games on their office network after the work day has ended. This ...
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Where can I get a list of obsolete and end-of-life software?

As per title. My objective is to check a large number of Windows endpoints/hosts for existence of obsolete software. Can anyone let me know if there is a list somewhere or any software that can help ...
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Docker: Central daemon model is flawed?

I've read this article about CoreOS's new container runtime, rkt, and I'm curious about this section: Why not just fork Docker? From a security and composability perspective, the Docker ...
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SDN Security - why not attack the controller itself?

I have been looking into SDN (Software Defined Networking) and one advantage of using this is to be able to redirect traffic to stop DDoS attacks. The traffic is ultimately thrown away. My question ...
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How to monitor kernel mode driver traffic (ESEA client)

E-Sports Entertainment Association (ESEA) is an alternative method of finding players to match up against in (among others) Counter Strike GO. They are known for having the best anti-cheating measure ...
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Asking for more information about AlienVault.com using Spiceworks, viability of “suspicious IP” alert

Website here: alienvault.com I've been trying out Spiceworks for about a week, seeing what use I get out of it. Today I log in and see an alert: "(my computer) has established a connection to ...