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comment How do I remove my website from the malware database?
@MD Searching their site shows several support calls about this issue, but since I do not have an account with them I cannot give you more detailed info.
Apr
25
comment Is exposing exception information in web service a security risk?
And you can still dump the stack trace to a log file (if you can catch the exception) together with some user info in case you want to know more when the user reports "Yesterday around two o'clock I was doing ...., and suddenly..."
Apr
22
comment What's the worst a person can do if he gets a hold of a photo of my passport?
With a photo of my passport you mean that they take a snapshot of your open passport, i.e. the page where the main info is?
Apr
5
comment Does having multiple 'memorable info' answers reduce secuity?
These are so-called security questions. Many questions about them on this site
Apr
4
comment Now that it is 2015, what SSL/TLS cipher suites should be used in a high security HTTPS environment?
I cannot find the OpenSSL equivalent name for TLS_DHE_RSA_WITH_CAMELLIA_256_CBC_SHA256 either here or here. Does anyone know (how to get) the corresponding OpenSSL name?
Mar
30
comment Listening to phone calls as user profiling for marketing
@QPaysTaxes a.k.a. confirmation bias
Mar
29
comment Keeping Whois domain registration details private
This does not answer under what circumstances could the register be forced or tricked
Mar
24
comment How can someone spoof texts with my phone number?
it came from my number and under my name. No, it came from a number she says is yours and that is stored in her phone with your name. Is the number yours (that includes: does it have the correct country code as well)?
Mar
22
comment How can I keep usernames out of /etc/passwd on LINUX
Flagged as a duplicate of one question, but there are more: security.stackexchange.com/search?q=is%3Aq+user+name
Mar
15
comment steganography - digital application?
There's plenty of websites describing steganography in sound files
Mar
13
comment Sqlmap, how to move forward?
Why would you (still) need to inject code? You now your vulnerabilities and can fix them. Asking here for instructions on how to do SQL injection is not going to get many answers, I'm afraid.
Mar
7
comment Money stolen via Android malware Port 4000 remote anything exploit
What did you find out about the "Remote Anything slave"? Please provide any links and relevant quotes so that readers don't have to reinvent the wheel.
Mar
7
comment How do large companies protect their private (code-signing) keys?
There derive a 'second generation' of keys from them that they actually use, and store the originals in a physical vault.
Mar
1
comment Why can't the FBI read the key embedded in the iPhone's secure chip/ROM directly from hardware (silicon)?
+1 Finally an answer with some references that actually adresses the core question "Is it possible?"
Mar
1
comment Why can't the FBI read the key embedded in the iPhone's secure chip/ROM directly from hardware (silicon)?
Can you backup the general consensus is that such technology exists with facts and references?
Mar
1
comment Why can't the FBI read the key embedded in the iPhone's secure chip/ROM directly from hardware (silicon)?
You are not answering the question "Is it possible"
Mar
1
comment Why can't the FBI read the key embedded in the iPhone's secure chip/ROM directly from hardware (silicon)?
Can you backup Yes, it is possible with facts and references? That is the only part of your answer that adresses the actual question (the rest is an opinion), so that is a bit meager.
Feb
18
comment Any known cases of government backdoors creating exploitable security holes?
These things are very hard to prove. Highly suspect case: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSA_BSAFE
Feb
18
comment Why would a hacker/thief just use my credit card for Apple in-app purchase?
This is already said in other answers.
Feb
17
comment Why should anti-virus software scan on a file read?
@hamena314 That PDF got there earlier, so was written.