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bio website sparr0.livejournal.com
location Atlanta, GA
age 31
visits member for 1 years, 6 months
seen Jun 4 '13 at 17:09
I am the typical "computer nerd", with skills in a number of programming languages and a wide range of computer hardware and software.

Oct
8
awarded  Yearling
May
9
awarded  Student
May
8
asked How to handle two sets of OpenID credentials providing the same information, on the same or different OpenID providers?
Apr
16
answered How do random attackers discover websites to target?
Apr
16
answered How do random attackers discover websites to target?
Apr
15
answered how can an attacker use a fake temp file to compromise a program?
Apr
12
revised DDoS - Impossible to stop?
added 92 characters in body
Apr
12
comment DDoS - Impossible to stop?
@n00b if you can identify the IPs then the attack isn't very thoroughly distributed. The significant difference in a DOS and a DDOS is the distribution of the source of traffic.
Apr
5
awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
5
comment DDoS - Impossible to stop?
@KeithS a syn flood is one specific kind of DDoS attack. Simply making HTTP requests or SMTP connections or other well-formed TCP or UDP traffic is also a successful form of DDoS attack.
Apr
5
answered DDoS - Impossible to stop?
Feb
2
awarded  Supporter
Oct
19
answered Safety of opening .txt files via URL
Oct
8
awarded  Editor
Oct
8
revised What is the purpose of a fuzzer?
finish my sentence
Oct
8
awarded  Autobiographer
Oct
8
awarded  Teacher
Oct
8
answered What is the purpose of a fuzzer?