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Currently a student studying IT security.


Oct
19
answered Isn't all security “through obscurity”?
Oct
19
comment How does a key file increase the security of a password manager?
@HighCommander4 Convenience?..
Oct
19
comment How does a key file increase the security of a password manager?
@HighCommander4 What? I only store the key file on my phone or database because I do not have any means to conveniently use a USB drive with those devices. The point is, I do not distribute the key file the same way I distribute my password database.
Oct
19
answered How does a key file increase the security of a password manager?
Oct
19
comment How does Dropbox keep files secure
Self plug, I wrote a client side app to encrypt files before uploads. Might be a little buggy still though. github.com/Ayrx/pyDropSecure
Oct
19
reviewed Reject suggested edit on with IPv6 do we need to use NAT any more ?
Oct
18
answered SIEM v/s Network Forensic
Oct
18
answered How secure is a Windows PC that is routed through a Linux PC?
Oct
18
revised The inner workings of iMessage security?
added 124 characters in body
Oct
18
answered The inner workings of iMessage security?
Oct
18
awarded  Enlightened
Oct
18
awarded  Nice Answer
Oct
18
reviewed Reject suggested edit on What to do with expired certificates as a CA?
Oct
17
reviewed Close Is this accidental incident considered hacking(illegal)?
Oct
17
accepted Is it possible to use a GPG or SSH key for web based authentication in a secure fashion?
Oct
17
comment Is it possible to use a GPG or SSH key for web based authentication in a secure fashion?
Great answer as always. I guess this isn't really feasible since the manual operations needed will piss off even the most dedicated of users.
Oct
17
comment Is it possible to use a GPG or SSH key for web based authentication in a secure fashion?
+1 Some points for me to think about.
Oct
17
answered Packet filtering firewall - (Network Layer)
Oct
17
asked Is it possible to use a GPG or SSH key for web based authentication in a secure fashion?
Oct
17
reviewed Reject suggested edit on S/Key as an alternative to UNIX passwords