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53 votes

Is there any way my password is hashed, if I'm only ever asked to provide 5 out of many characters?

36 votes

When is phishing education going too far?

16 votes

Has it been mathematically proven that antivirus can't detect all viruses?

16 votes

Is it good practice to send passwords in separate emails, and why?

10 votes

Is there any solution beside TLS for data-in-transit protection?

9 votes

Is it common to allow local desktop and/or active directory admin access and rights for developers in organizations?

7 votes

Company computers for competent developers, how can you deal with them?

7 votes

Can the Host Header be used to hide the existence of a service?

6 votes

Can iterated hashes be used to create cryptographically secure random data from strong random seed?

6 votes

Is open-sourcing the code of a webapp not recommended?

5 votes

How to pass hash as password to ssh server

2 votes

Does HTTPS encryption on a site prevent the NSA from knowing you visited its domain / the URL?

1 vote

Why can protocols on higher layers be left unchanged?

1 vote

Is there any definitive way to tell if an email is a phishing attempt?

1 vote

Which part of a self-signed certificate can be trusted?

1 vote

Java SE 8, Update 51 Added "Native Sandbox" Protection for Windows PCs. Wait, what?

1 vote

Can someone get my home address if I click on a link to a IP logger?

1 vote

Why do the large majority of big organizations have "known bad" password policies?

0 votes

Is at-rest encryption worth it if the key has to be kept accessible for decryption?

0 votes

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