Reputation
47,267
Next tag badge:
94/100 score
22/20 answers
Badges
9 76 245
Newest
 Necromancer
Impact
~2.5m people reached

Jan
10
comment Why would security cover things like natural disasters?
If the course is designed towards CISSP, then it is not a software engineering course. Information security includes paper records, personal security, availability of services etc
Jan
10
reviewed Close How to find a good subject for a dissertation / thesis / etc.?
Jan
8
reviewed Reject Do any security experts recommend bcrypt for password storage?
Jan
8
answered How to completely remove all traces of a file in Windows 7?
Jan
8
comment Design centralized logs collection through USB flash drives using hardware-based security for host computers
Your goals are a bit misguided. Stop thinking about guaranteed security and you will find solutions that do this to almost any risk appetite level.
Jan
8
comment Design centralized logs collection through USB flash drives using hardware-based security for host computers
This problem has been solved for environments with extremely high security requirements - using mechanisms that Jeroen has mentioned. USB is typically not used as it introduces more vulnerabilities than it fixes.
Jan
7
comment Steam two-factor authentication algorithm?
David - This is not a discussion forum, so questions asking for discussion will not work here.
Jan
6
reviewed Leave Closed intentionally vulnerable virtualbox or vmware appliances for practicing mobile pentest?
Jan
6
reviewed Edit and Reopen How does a Certificate Private Key get transferred on import / export?
Jan
6
revised How does a Certificate Private Key get transferred on import / export?
deleted 49 characters in body
Jan
6
reviewed Reviewed Can a virus spread between two Android devices logged into the same Google account?
Jan
6
awarded  Notable Question
Jan
6
comment Can a login page be configured to target specific user
Jason - this is not a question about security. Your question is simply around carrying out actions based on specific logon. Basic programming question.
Jan
4
comment A destructive force can always leak information through HTTP packets. Should I bother configuring outbound rules on my firewall?
And in general, blocking everything except that which you don't want through is a much safer alternative to letting everything through.
Jan
4
revised Securely decommissioning a dedicated server
edited tags
Jan
4
revised iOS Mail App Security
added 6 characters in body; edited tags
Jan
4
revised Hashing password multiple times with different random salts
edited tags
Jan
4
revised Should i use peer block to better secure my computer?
edited tags
Jan
4
revised How trustworthy is `sudo apt-get install (package name)` in Ubuntu?
edited tags
Jan
4
revised Is this VM-sandbox idea a good idea for testing viruses?
edited tags