Blog Archives

Changing PC background image w/stolen password leads to felony charges.

A 14 year old with a glanced password gets jail time.

Apple releases iOS 8.3

All iOS users (ipad,iphone) should update to the latest version for security updates.

Apple releases OS 10.10.3

Apple has released an update for Yosemite that includes security fixes and the new Photos app.  Available via App Store.

TrueCrypt audit finds no back doors.

The code audit of TrueCrypt finds no installed back doors and few security problems.

Just pay for the password..

A recent study shows corporate employees will sell their passwords, cheap.

Game streaming site Twitch suffers breach

Twitch users should change their passwords ASAP.

Pwn2Own 2015

All major browsers fell to hackers at this years Pwn2Own, so did Microsoft Windows and Adobe Flash/Reader.

Hilton Honors Members should change passwords now.

If you are a member of Hilton Honors, you should change your password now and earn 1000 point.  A flaw allowed anyone with the proper technique to see your account info.

New password options in OS 8.3

Apple has introduced some new features for password usage.

Windows 10 may require secure boot

Options may change, but Microsoft might make Windows 10 and another OS cooperatively dual-booting an impossibility.