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Philip Rowlands
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1258 votes
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668k views

How does SSL/TLS work?

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618 votes
23 answers
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How does changing your password every 90 days increase security?

259 votes
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Provide subjectAltName to openssl directly on the command line

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22 answers
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How can I explain to non-techie friends that "cryptography is good"?

186 votes
6 answers
33k views

How do I deal with a compromised server?

173 votes
4 answers
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GitLab account hacked and repo wiped

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171 votes
3 answers
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Meltdown and Spectre Attacks

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

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83 votes
10 answers
27k views

Why is JavaScript "safe" to run in the browser?

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76 votes
19 answers
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What security resources should a white-hat *developer* follow these days? [closed]

71 votes
6 answers
15k views

What should a verification email consist of?

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66 votes
13 answers
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Storing KeePass database in cloud. How safe?

64 votes
8 answers
4k views

Popular Security "Cargo Cults"

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52 votes
5 answers
4k views

Teaching "Secure by Design"

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51 votes
6 answers
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How valuable is secrecy of an algorithm?

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29 votes
2 answers
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Identifying the author(s) of a piece of malware

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3 answers
4k views

URL Shortening - How to verify if it is a non-malicious URL?

21 votes
4 answers
3k views

Would 'spam' mail really avoid eavesdropping?

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18 votes
6 answers
10k views

Practical and Secure use of KeePass

12 votes
3 answers
10k views

How can I find websites owned by a particular company?

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5 votes
1 answer
195 views

Common passwords among servers/web sites on a development platform

4 votes
2 answers
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Apache TLS with only ECDHE-RSA-AES128-GCM-SHA256 enabled

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