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106 votes
8 answers
47k views

How can I reliably erase all information on a hard drive?

95 votes
4 answers
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What are the career paths in the computer security field?

50 votes
3 answers
73k views

Simple example auditd configuration?

40 votes
1 answer
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Passive and active attacks via X11. Is Wayland any better?

38 votes
3 answers
19k views

How long should a random nonce be?

33 votes
4 answers
5k views

How is "something you have" typically defined for "two-factor" authentication?

32 votes
2 answers
9k views

Describe an example of indistinguishability obfuscation or functional encryption

22 votes
7 answers
8k views

Convenient cross-platform help on checking secure hashes like SHA-256

22 votes
3 answers
13k views

MySQL OLD_PASSWORD cryptanalysis?

21 votes
6 answers
3k views

Backing up sensitive data - pitfalls and best practices

18 votes
3 answers
3k views

Status of Trusted Computing and Remote Attestation deployment

16 votes
2 answers
2k views

What are prudent security precautions to take for business travel by people with access to sensitive info?

15 votes
2 answers
2k views

HSM track records?

14 votes
5 answers
855 views

Resources for physical security questions

12 votes
4 answers
969 views

What lessons about Denial of Service can we learn from Egypt's "experiment"?

11 votes
3 answers
557 views

Progress in market approaches to software vulnerability disclosure?

10 votes
3 answers
930 views

Most widespread use of PGP after 20 years

9 votes
4 answers
2k views

What good, standard digital signature / timestamp verification clients are widely or easily deployed?

8 votes
3 answers
4k views

Using MD5 for malware ids: collision attack risks?

7 votes
2 answers
3k views

An analysis of storing hints for passwords?

7 votes
3 answers
477 views

Certifiable standards for server security, besides PCI-DSS?

7 votes
1 answer
1k views

Tools to identify and report hacking attempts originating inside reputable organizations?

6 votes
2 answers
4k views

What tools exist to help me monitor OCSP certificate validation failures?

6 votes
2 answers
440 views

Design proposals for enhanced security for parts of Internet, e.g. for banking?

6 votes
1 answer
589 views

Privacy and security risks of Green Card scanning with or without offical RFID protection envelope

5 votes
1 answer
267 views

How to help users manage password portfolios based on risks of compromise?

5 votes
3 answers
5k views

Examples of "Runtime application self-protection" (RASP) in action?

4 votes
1 answer
430 views

Why is logjam rated as "None" for confidentiality impact in CVSS?

4 votes
1 answer
1k views

How to check for vulnerability against WPAD / HTTPS attacks?

1 vote
0 answers
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Secure data transfer in the face of DMA attacks even on SD card v 7.0