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bio website alphasmanifesto.com
location Austin, TX
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seen Aug 15 at 23:49

var me = { from: "Argentina", passions: { music: "Electronic", job: "Software Architect" }, terribleSecret: function() { $(HiggsBoson).hide(); //TODO fix: they found me } };


Aug
15
asked Is this behavior the result of malware?
Jul
13
asked I left my debit card unattended — how exposed am I?
Feb
1
comment Should sensitive data ever be passed in the query string?
You can also add that if bookmarks are synchronized across devices, the sensitive information goes along.
Sep
6
comment Cohen's problem
I feel this comes closer to the actual answer, although I haven't read Cohen's work (which may be closer to the actual question rather than the decidability of a virus). Virus detectors do not rely on code that is reachable, but rather what they do, and they fall then on this problem.
Aug
12
asked What are the security measures taken on GPS transmissions?
May
2
awarded  Scholar
May
2
accepted Can the loopback interface be hijacked?
Jan
18
comment How to prevent cheating (extra votes) in online contests?
Really good answer with a really creative approach. Being so restrictive users will get discouraged to cheat. I would even dare to add "paying" to the list (in cases where it makes sense).
Dec
22
awarded  Autobiographer
Oct
26
awarded  Supporter
Aug
19
awarded  Student
Aug
18
asked Can the loopback interface be hijacked?