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bio website combatingviolence.com
location Yakima, WA
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May
28
comment How to be safe from wifikill!
@curious_cat I prefer something with my heft. I keep an 8 pound sledge hammer in the garage when things need persuasion.
May
28
comment How to be safe from wifikill!
My solution would be using a large object to hit the room mate with, but that is my solution.
May
8
comment New Gmail login system—going against conventional wisdom?
I rather return a message saying "username or password is incorrect" that way a person doesn't know which one is bad. Telling them a username is bad does give one more piece of information
Mar
20
comment Prevent location being exposed through VPN
Reason #126 of why I don't like Google (and many other services)
Mar
5
comment Technology that can survive a “Rubber-Hose attack”
Someone or someone's has the capability to de-crypt the files. All depends on how many people a person is willing to torture and how willing they are to stand up to the torture.
Mar
5
awarded  Commentator
Mar
5
comment Technology that can survive a “Rubber-Hose attack”
Then you beat the person he gave it to with a rubber hose...
Jan
13
comment Detecting Hardware keyloggers… elegant solutions?
An done sayig I have hear dmor ethan once is if they have physical access to your computer it is no longer your computer
Mar
28
comment Changing locks on server cabinet
Who currently has access to this room via swipe card and why do they have access? That is the first question I would be asking.
Sep
5
comment What are some security measurements that can be taken with Windows Phone?
Here is a little more on security n WP8: mobilejaw.com/articles/2012/08/…
Aug
20
awarded  Caucus
Jun
13
awarded  Editor
Jun
13
revised Guidelines for secure iPhone application development
added 188 characters in body
Mar
9
comment Can someone steal money from my bank account if they know my IBAN and personal details?
Write a check and they have your account number and routing number, seems it would be that much easier to get money out of an account.
Feb
9
awarded  Critic
Feb
1
comment How are open-sourced operating systems and software kept secure?
This wikipedia article is as good as anyplace to start. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_source_software_security
Feb
1
comment What should I do when my boss asks me to fabricate audit log data?
Not sure why someone thought pointing out SOX compliance is worth a vote down.
Jan
25
answered What should I do when my boss asks me to fabricate audit log data?
Jan
24
comment Encryption-Laws in Iran
Legal implications aren't a concern for the Iranian government.
Jan
18
answered SQL query sanitation (black list)