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Steve Dodier-Lazaro
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78 votes
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Should I get an antivirus for Ubuntu?

69 votes
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Is a website published in an obscure directory comparably secure to being placed behind a login?

48 votes

What is an n-day security attack?

41 votes

Why do you need to close your browser window after logging out of a website?

39 votes

Explain to non tech savvy person how to check that your connection to mybank.com is safe?

28 votes
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Server for School Coding Assignments

27 votes

Can the root user be removed from a *nix system to prevent privilege-escalation?

27 votes
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Should the password of a password protected channel be hashed?

23 votes

Why is it a security problem not to update one's browser?

18 votes

Are efforts being made to bring about password standards?

16 votes
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MAC vs DAC vs RBAC

13 votes
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Are captchas based on ASCII art secure enough?

12 votes
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Same-origin policy for desktop application?

12 votes
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Is there any way to block LD_PRELOAD and LD_LIBRARY_PATH on Linux?

11 votes

Is it better to use a root password, or use 'sudo bash'?

11 votes

Escalating from Apache shell to root

8 votes

Is the option to jump to blanks in password fields a security risk?

8 votes

Is replacing bash with another shell a prudent step?

7 votes
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How do I convince others of the importance of password management?

7 votes

How many combinations does a specific password policy allow?

7 votes

In what cases can overly strict security policies be detrimental to organisations?

7 votes
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Does KASLR really provide more security against exploits?

7 votes

Does dual boot hurt security?

7 votes

Is it possible to have a text message that I didn't send appear on my smart phone making it look as if I did send the text?

7 votes
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Desktop Flickers Past Lock Screen

6 votes
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How do I securely embed an <img> tag using a user-given URL?

6 votes
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Linux SSH and GPG

5 votes

Order of authentication and authorization

5 votes

Can malware be dangerous even when quarantined?

5 votes
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Usability and CSRF tokens