Tumblelog by Soup.io
Newer posts are loading.
You are at the newest post.
Click here to check if anything new just came in.

August 01 2012

WATCH_DOGS: A game about information warfare, technology and interconnected data

I would like to share these two videos with you. Even if you are not playing games on a regular base or self-identify as gamer, please take a closer look. They are about an upcoming Ubisoft game, centered around the player’s ability to hack into the city’s infrastructre network to control surveillance cameras, trains, traffic [...]

October 24 2011

Privacy misconceptions #1: Blocking JavaScript, logging out, CSRs

If you use Mozilla’s Firefox you probably know the NoScript extension. The NoScript Firefox extension provides extra protection for Firefox, Seamonkey and other mozilla-based browsers: this free, open source add-on allows JavaScript, Java, Flash and other plugins to be executed only by trusted web sites of your choice (e.g. your online bank). Sounds like a [...]

September 16 2010

Know your SSL Certificates!

Anecdotal evidence suggests that Mozilla Firefox is one of the most secure browsers, protecting you from a lot of different threats. But one thing it does not do is monitoring SSL Certificate Fingerprints… Consider the following two scenarios: Somebody forges a SSL certificate (as demonstrated at 25C3) An abusive Root-CA is approved [1] In both [...]
Older posts are this way If this message doesn't go away, click anywhere on the page to continue loading posts.
Could not load more posts
Maybe Soup is currently being updated? I'll try again automatically in a few seconds...
Just a second, loading more posts...
You've reached the end.

Don't be the product, buy the product!

Schweinderl