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seen Dec 19 '13 at 15:15

Hey


Oct
13
suggested suggested edit on What kind of attacks against home router's NAT do exist?
Oct
12
answered What kind of attacks against home router's NAT do exist?
Oct
12
answered How to simulate DDoS attacks from the Internet?
Oct
11
comment How do some sites (e.g. online banks) only ask for specific characters from a password without storing it as plaintext?
AviD makes a good point. I found a banking system that was obviously storing passwords as plaintext: when you go through the "reset password" routine, they mail your password back to you in plaintext via email!
Oct
8
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Oct
7
comment Getting self-signed SSL certificates for all https connections made from some premises
Or worse: the answer would be changed to say "It's completely trustworthy. Don't worry about it." ;)
Oct
7
answered I'm getting lots of unfamiliar connection attempts, what do I do?
Aug
23
awarded  Editor
Aug
23
revised Who is responsible for the strength of user's passwords?
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Aug
23
suggested suggested edit on Who is responsible for the strength of user's passwords?
Jun
22
awarded  Autobiographer
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22
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