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Rory McCune
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ISPs are now adding unique header identifiers to web traffic. Can this be avoided? If so, how?

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Increase speed in nmap UDP scan?

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How can I detect if someone is sniffing network packets on the LAN?

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How can I protect my internet-connected devices from discovery by Shodan?

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Why are some ports reported as closed by nmap?

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What benefits does Nessus have over OpenVAS?

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Using password hash as session ID?

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How does preventing automatic download of pictures help to protect my privacy?

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How could someone exploit the OS an ATM is running?

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which hashing algorithm is better to use to store a password, sha256 or sha512?

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I'm seeing strange names in my list of docker containers, is someone having fun at docker or is that from hackers?

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Security implications of granting non-root access to privileged ports (<1024)

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Is it unsafe to use environmental variables for secret data?

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Genuineness of Application Pentest On Jailbroken iOS Device

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Does signing out of a website ensure no-one can cookie hack?

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How secure is the Windows 8 included Anti Virus known as Windows Defender?

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Taking password letters not whole one, is this secure?

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I have a client that is worried about DDOS attacks on their site, and they want penetration testing. Will that help?

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What are the security threats of zip file uploads and what preventive actions should be taken?

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Man-in-the-middle Blue Coat proxy SSL or what?

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Are password reset links that don't expire a security risk?

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Are jailbroken iPhones an enterprise security risk?

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How should I determine if an application transmits my credentials securely?

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Is it trivial to bypass IP blocking?

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What is the difference between a penetration test and a vulnerability assessment?

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Prevent acccess to the C drive on Windows systems

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Rails - protection against code injection and XSS

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Which web server is more secure, Apache, nginx or lighttpd?

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which site do you use to view details of vulnerabilities?

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Broken SSL on every website

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