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Celeritas
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55 votes
9 answers
7k views

Why would security cover things like natural disasters?

53 votes
4 answers
9k views

Old OS memory space protection - was it really that bad?

41 votes
3 answers
12k views

How long should an e-mail address confirmation link last and why must it expire at all?

40 votes
7 answers
74k views

Does password protecting an archived file actually encrypt it?

39 votes
3 answers
63k views

How can a webpage get the MAC address?

34 votes
3 answers
3k views

Changing picture as characters entered into password

29 votes
8 answers
2k views

Is it safer to use less heard of software than popular software?

25 votes
1 answer
48k views

How do some sites detect AdBlock Plus? [closed]

25 votes
4 answers
11k views

To what extent does formatting a disk (securely) remove its data?

21 votes
4 answers
20k views

what are good requirements for a password

20 votes
5 answers
13k views

Does using the same encryption algorithm multiple times make a difference?

19 votes
5 answers
2k views

From a security standpoint should users be asked to confirm their password when registering?

17 votes
3 answers
61k views

What typically is the expiration date of a session cookie?

17 votes
8 answers
26k views

Encrypting files on Google Drive

15 votes
3 answers
4k views

How often should passwords change?

15 votes
5 answers
6k views

What are potential security risks when using an insecure wireless connection?

14 votes
4 answers
2k views

Forgetting passwords typed in too frequently

14 votes
4 answers
29k views

Generating an unguessable token for confirmation e-mails

14 votes
3 answers
2k views

In what cases can overly strict security policies be detrimental to organisations?

11 votes
2 answers
4k views

What is the purpose of yubikey

11 votes
5 answers
1k views

Does naming sensitive things discreetly provide protection?

10 votes
5 answers
28k views

Hiding JavaScript source code

10 votes
6 answers
3k views

Is it realistic to only need to remember the one password for the password manager?

8 votes
1 answer
4k views

What is collusion and how does seperation of duties prevent it, or fail to prevent it?

8 votes
2 answers
1k views

Is posting Windows dumpfiles online a privacy or security threat?

8 votes
4 answers
485 views

Does it matter which platform a file is scanned on for malware?

7 votes
1 answer
9k views

Does encrypting a file make it larger?

7 votes
3 answers
7k views

Avoiding Brute Force Attacks in a Web Based Login Form

7 votes
4 answers
30k views

What are the laws regarding ISP recording IP addresses? How would they know who had which?

7 votes
2 answers
54k views

does Avast SafeZone actually make a difference?

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