Posted in hacks humor

hacking 1903 style for the lulz

OK… this story is a bit older than that movie… but it is even cooler – hacking 1903 style for…

Posted in humor

the world’s first hacker movie?

I just watched Hot Millions, a 1968 film which just might be the world’s first hacker film… with Peter Ustinov…

Posted in hacks useful stuff

this hash can give your servers indigestion

When Microsoft comes out with an out of cycle security advisory (and during a holiday week, no less), you know…

Posted in authentication humor

authentication via butt-prints?

From the “you can’t make this stuff up” file… Cars of the future may use the driver’s rear end as…

Posted in best practices malware

beware the thumb (drive) of doom

So, you just found a USB thumb drive that someone left behind on a bus/train/taxi/spaceship… read this article BEFORE you…

Posted in best practices

stale java

I hate Java.  Not the country or the beverage, but the programming language.  Actually, not so much the language, but…

Posted in my travels

noted – the unlikely event

As I am spending the month of December circling the planet on aircraft, this article from The Paris Review resonated…