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Aug
22
revised How trustable is third party root certificates?
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15
revised How does iOS prevent unauthorised code from running?
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Aug
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revised What does one call the strategy of using “pre-password transforms” as passwords?
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Aug
11
revised What does one call the strategy of using “pre-password transforms” as passwords?
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Aug
4
revised Is it safe to send clear usernames/passwords on a https connection to authenticate users?
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Aug
4
revised Is it safe to send clear usernames/passwords on a https connection to authenticate users?
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Aug
1
revised How to combine a key and a password in practice
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Jul
28
revised Drive-by download attacks: What can cause the file to be downloaded without interaction?
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Jul
25
revised Single sign on - is this a secure way to log in?
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Jul
25
revised Does a virus need to be clicked on to function?
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Jul
24
revised Does a virus need to be clicked on to function?
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Jul
24
revised Does a virus need to be clicked on to function?
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24
revised Does a virus need to be clicked on to function?
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Jul
18
revised I see a warning notification “site not verified”
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Jun
26
revised Why are brute-force password-cracking attacks not automatically detected and thwarted?
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Jun
20
revised In two step authentication, should I check step 1 before proceeding to step 2 or check both at the end?
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Jun
20
revised In two step authentication, should I check step 1 before proceeding to step 2 or check both at the end?
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Jun
18
revised Why use 256-bit symmetric encryption in TLS when 2048-bit RSA doesn't even offer 128-bit strength?
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Jun
4
revised Monitoring user use VPN
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May
28
revised Can a 'fingerprint' file be used to track a stolen device?
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