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101 votes
5 answers
32k views

Someone is trying to brute-force(?) my private mail server... very... slowly... and with changing IPs

61 votes
3 answers
8k views

Security risks of fetching user-supplied URLs

40 votes
4 answers
7k views

How do open-source projects prevent disclosing a bug while fixing it?

13 votes
1 answer
2k views

What are the risks of not hashing auto-generated passwords?

10 votes
2 answers
981 views

Can I trust large companies like Google not to store failed password attempts?

9 votes
1 answer
7k views

Which ssh exploit works by changing the user name in the middle of the process?

8 votes
2 answers
3k views

Will disabling the Java add-on in IE protect you from Java exploits?

4 votes
1 answer
297 views

Simple, malware-resilient, automatic Windows backup (or: How should the average small company protect their Windows server?)

4 votes
1 answer
7k views

How does the CVE-2017-7494 "SambaCry" exploit work?

3 votes
4 answers
288 views

How do I minimize the number of passwords leaked when a PC gets compromized?

3 votes
2 answers
3k views

Intrusion detection in a small home network

2 votes
2 answers
310 views

Mitigating the performance impact of strong hashes with Basic HTTP authentication

2 votes
3 answers
459 views

Do I need to worry about vulnerabilities that require administrative privileges to exploit?

2 votes
3 answers
1k views

Is it possible to defend against a backscatter attack?

1 vote
1 answer
1k views

What's the drawback of enabling auth-nocache in OpenVPN?

1 vote
1 answer
184 views

What "indicators of compromise" are there that end users can diagnose themselves?

1 vote
1 answer
157 views

ThreatFox alert on Cloudflare IP