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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.


Aug
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answered How do I ensure that my Ubuntu download has not been tampered with?
Jul
31
accepted Is it better to use a root password, or use 'sudo bash'?
Jul
31
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
31
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.
Jul
31
asked Is it better to use a root password, or use 'sudo bash'?
Jun
23
answered How to sandbox Iceweasel (Firefox) on Debian?
Jun
23
awarded  Yearling
Jun
23
awarded  Nice Question
Jun
23
awarded  Popular Question
Jun
22
accepted Adding 65K buffer to protect from buffer overflows?
Jun
21
asked Adding 65K buffer to protect from buffer overflows?
Apr
17
awarded  Teacher
Apr
16
revised Go through proxy server to Find an original IP Address
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Apr
16
answered Go through proxy server to Find an original IP Address
Apr
16
comment CNN Money Portfolio and Heartbleed
possible dup: security.stackexchange.com/questions/55083/…
Apr
15
answered Getting exploit reliability when using the off by one framepointer overwrite on linux
Apr
15
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
Apr
15
comment I believe my Domain has been hijacked I am not receiving in sales in shopping cart
You might want to shutdown network connections and examine log files to try to find the breach. It is possible that the attackers have installed network backdoors on your systems.
Apr
15
answered DDOS slow-http attack prevention
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15
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