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truecrypt (and good passwords) 1, fbi 0

Looks like open source disk encryption software TrueCrypt has shown its mettle in a cybercrime case out of Brazil.   The…

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babies – can’t trust them

Anyone who knows me knows that I am not a “kid person.”  To me, all babies (except for YOURS, of…

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slicing the salami in the 21st century

According to an interesting story at Wired’s Danger Room blog, the FTC has filed a lawsuit against a number of…

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public enemy #1 – the sun?

The subtitle of this blog promises reading to keep you up at night… so, here goes…  aside from creating hot…

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what happens in vegas gets blogged in vegas

End of July?  Vegas?   Security folk and shady folk in one place?   Stifling heat?  You know I’m there… (If anyone…

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porn, economics, and security (but mostly porn)

As we all know, the Internet is a series of tubes invented by Al Gore to allow us to exchange…

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iFail – Apple drops the security ball – again

If you ask people in my office what they hate about me, one of the items that is sure to…