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I am a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison studying Computer Sciences. I have worked at several startup companies doing Linux system administration and back end server development as well as front end app development (iOS and Android). My main interests are socket programming and Information Security. I am also very interested in cryptography and kernel development.


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answered How do I ensure that my Ubuntu download has not been tampered with?
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accepted Is it better to use a root password, or use 'sudo bash'?
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comment Is it better to use a root password, or use 'sudo bash'?
+1 Personally I don't mind using a password for sudo because I commonly walk away from my computer without locking the screen and it would be very easy for someone with physical access to get root access with no sudo password.
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answered How to sandbox Iceweasel (Firefox) on Debian?
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accepted Adding 65K buffer to protect from buffer overflows?
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comment CNN Money Portfolio and Heartbleed
possible dup: security.stackexchange.com/questions/55083/…
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answered Getting exploit reliability when using the off by one framepointer overwrite on linux
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comment DDOS slow-http attack prevention
It looks like it might be a small bot net, I agreewith @ack__, blacklisting the ip addresses is probably the best route