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Apr
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awarded  Yearling
Feb
4
comment Wine or sandboxie as sandboxes
@jojo modjo what do you mean? Under a modern operating system each process's memory is isolated anyway. The last version of Windows lacking proper memory protection was Windows ME.
Mar
14
answered Mitigating risk from electronic payments
Mar
14
comment Why would someone trust DuckDuckGo or other providers with a similar privacy policy?
Your reliance on legal incentives seems to assume the site or owner are located in the US. I never feel very trusting of a site when whois tells me Registrant Contact: WhoisGuard Protected.
Aug
2
comment Definition of Software Security
"Functions correctly" is way too narrow. Windows 95 could have all the bugs removed and still not be secure.
Jul
26
comment Can a mobile phone battery contain malware?
Yes I noticed this story -- see my recent edit :)
Jul
23
revised Can a mobile phone battery contain malware?
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May
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Apr
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awarded  Teacher
Apr
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comment Can a mobile phone battery contain malware?
@nhnb: yes that's another bad possibility (though I wouldn't know what to do about it)
Apr
9
comment Can a mobile phone battery contain malware?
The phone hasn't misbehaved in a suspicious way so far. See question update. And I'm not someone who they would bother to deliberately target :)
Apr
9
revised Can a mobile phone battery contain malware?
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Apr
6
comment Can a mobile phone battery contain malware?
@Rory Alsop: if it's off-topic here, could you suggest a site where it would be on-topic?
Apr
6
awarded  Student
Apr
6
answered Doubling up or cycling encryption algorithms
Apr
5
awarded  Editor
Apr
5
revised Can a mobile phone battery contain malware?
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Apr
5
asked Can a mobile phone battery contain malware?