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Oct
1
awarded  Yearling
Jun
21
comment Can unencrypted email be read or altered while it is in transit?
Have a read of this answer posted on Server Fault: serverfault.com/a/201521
Jun
21
comment How should I diagnose a macintosh laptop running OS X Lion 10.7.5 automatically booting at 12:00:09 sharp every night?
This question might be better suited on superuser.com
Apr
26
comment How web browser can shutdown computer
Duplicate of stackoverflow.com/questions/16227736/…
Apr
24
comment Encryption of headers in IPsec tunnel mode
The packets will still be routed through the Internet unless both of the routers are on the same local network.
Jan
14
comment Clarification on an email about a security breach
Those two examples are irrelevant in this case, as the administrators of this site have stated that the passwords have been hashed and salted.
Jan
14
comment unknown MAC address in the LAN, DD-WRT router
What devices are connected to the router? And are there any devices connected to those devices?
Jan
14
comment Is this a security flaw in Firefox 18.0?
It sounds like more of an annoyance rather than a security flaw.
Jan
14
comment Will disabling the Java add-on in IE protect you from Java exploits?
That article provides no reference to any test results or proof to that claim. I would highly recommended using an alternative browser anyway.
Jan
10
comment Securing my USB flash drive with Truecrypt and FreeOTFE
TrueCrypt gives you the option to create a 'hidden volume', which is hidden within a 'dummy volume'. More info here: truecrypt.org/docs/?s=hidden-volume
Jan
10
comment Securing my USB flash drive with Truecrypt and FreeOTFE
Care to explain why it adds very little security? Just as an FYI for @illsecure
Dec
20
awarded  Commentator
Dec
5
answered Any way to use Java (sun micro) without any concern of infection
Nov
15
answered What are the supposed security benefits of a “dead-drop” email strategy?
Nov
15
comment Webmail host knows my password
I know that. I am simply stating that he should try and reason with his provider first and if they are not willing to change their security measures then he can switch providers. If nobody challenges them for their security flaws then they are not going to fix them.
Nov
15
answered Webmail host knows my password
Oct
29
awarded  Critic
Oct
24
answered Security issues in a Dotnet Web application
Oct
15
comment Enterprise IDS - Deployment & Uses
@HenningKlevjer Snort is both an IDS and an IPS.
Oct
11
comment WHM server hacked, lost root access
That process is completely legitimate. You may have been compromised in another way.