“eDellRoot2,” Another Dell Cert Found

Another certificate has been found issued by Dell on some of its computers that would allow the bad guys to “sniff” your surfing.

FAA Pushing Voluntary Drone Registration

Register your unmanned aircraft (less that 55 lbs) with the FAA for the stability and security of the US Airways.

Malware Planted at Hilton Hotels, Check Your Credit Card Statements

If you’ve stayed at a Hilton recently, time to review your CC statements and see what Hilton is doing to protect you.

Dell Responds to “eDellRoot”

A “Sorry” and instructions on how to remove the bad certificate.  They will issue a software update Nov 24 to automatically remove it.

WordPress.com No Longer Running “WordPress Interface”

The interface to the hosted version of WordPress has been rewritten “from the ground up.” 

Dell’s “SuperFish” Certificate Error

Dell has a self signed certificate that is accepted and can be easily used by malware that might be installed on a PC.

Nanophotonics – The Power of White Lasers

Could allow for the implementation of LiFi, network connectivity over indoor lighting.

Apple, Google, Twitter, Facebook, and Others Say We Need Strong Encryption

Big companies seem to agree that government backdoors could be exploited by the bad guys and if they know about the backdoor they will just use another layer of encryption.

Windows 10 Virtual Desktops

I have found the virtual desktops on OS X to be vital to my usage of a laptop, Windows 10 has a similar technology.

New Versions of Nmap and Wireshark

Nmap has been updated to version 7 while Wireshark is now at version 2.