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I am a professional sysadmin herder. Used to herd the machines, now I get things out of the way of the people who do so :)


Jul
26
awarded  Caucus
May
29
answered What FDE (with hardware encrypted drives) for OS X works?
Apr
21
comment Spoof IP in a TCP Packet & Vulnerable PHP Code
How's that flooding work? Just guess every possible sequence in the handshake? I don't think that's too feasible.
Mar
30
answered Does using DNSSEC in parallel with an anonymisation network decrease your privacy?
Feb
23
awarded  Nice Answer
Feb
22
awarded  Yearling
Feb
22
answered What is Net-Worm.PHP.Mongiko trying to do?
Feb
22
comment Avoid brute-force enumeration of customers in a SaaS application
What is "CI" in this context?
Feb
17
comment Is there any difference between visiting Facebook via their Tor address, and visiting them via their normal address over Tor?
Go ahead. As I said, it's better than mine!
Feb
16
awarded  Organizer
Feb
16
comment Is there any difference between visiting Facebook via their Tor address, and visiting them via their normal address over Tor?
This is a better answer than mine :)
Feb
15
answered What's the interest for web proxy over transparent proxy
Feb
13
answered Is there any difference between visiting Facebook via their Tor address, and visiting them via their normal address over Tor?
Feb
10
comment MDM: Semi-Complex Password Implications
You have to offset this with the difficulty of input on those mobile devices. Typing a 30 character passphrase on my phone every time I want to use it would be really aggravating.
Oct
18
answered Will Ad Block Plus block the ads that give someone Cryptowall 2.0?
Jun
26
comment Mac laptop security on insecure wifi connections
I think that handwaving around spoofing SSL/TLS as "various common techniques" is disingenuous at best. It's not that easy.
Apr
18
awarded  Custodian
Apr
18
comment openssl aes 256 cbc strange bug
@Steven thanks for the improvements!
Apr
18
reviewed Approve openssl aes 256 cbc strange bug
Apr
18
answered openssl aes 256 cbc strange bug