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Maybe you should've stuck with NetWare: Hijackers can bypass Active Directory controls

Two security researchers have demonstrated an attack on Active Directory attack that let them insert their own domain controller into an existing …

Information Security

5 digital security tools to keep you, your work, and your sources safe

How secure are your emails and passwords?<p>Published on<p>January 29, 2018<p>Reporting by<p>TIPS<p>Five digital security tools to protect your work and …

Information Systems

What is ATM jackpotting? Hacker crime prompts a new warning from the Secret Service

Crime doesn’t pay, but sometimes it looks like it does, especially when hackers make an ATM spit out cash. The art of so-called ATM jackpotting, where ATMs are hacked to start doling out dollars—no PIN required—has been around for a while now (MIT’s <i>Technology Review</i> has been warning about this …

Security

The most important lesson that the success of JavaScript has taught us

The incredible rise in popularity that JavaScript has experienced over the last decade has been spectacular. According to the yearly developer survey …

JavaScript

More than 2,000 WordPress websites are infected with a keylogger | Ars Technica

Malicious script logs passwords and just about anything else admins or visitors type.<p>More than 2,000 websites running the open-source WordPress …

IT security

UK to fine critical organizations up to $24M if they fail to put in strong cyber security

As companies gear up to make themselves complaint with upcoming data protection regulations in Europe around GDPR, those doing business in Member States will also be facing another wave of requirements around cyber security, as part of the NIS Directive covering network and information security …

Cybersecurity

Asynchronous Reduce in JavaScript

Reduce is a very powerful concept, coming from the functional programming (also known as fold), which allows to build any other iteration function – …

JavaScript

Parsing HTML with Python

As a long-time member of the documentation team at Scribus, I keep up-to-date with the latest updates of the source so I can help make updates and …

Python Programming

Infrastructure giants warned: Be ready for cyber attacks or face fines

Britain's energy, water and transport companies have been ordered to strengthen their cyber defences or risk fines amid growing fears that Russian hackers are planning an attack on critical infrastructure.<p>Companies dealing with infrastructure that have failed to prepare for assaults will be …

Cybersecurity

Why is imperative programming preferred over functional programming?

<b>Background:</b> I am proponent of functional programming who works at a VB.NET shop where the prevailing mental model is imperative programming. Being …

Programming

The Little Guide for POO in JS

In this guide i will try to explain the new features of es6 JavaScript focusing in the <b>The Object-Oriented Paradigm.</b>First of all,What is a programming …

JavaScript

Introducing Polka: A micro web server.

Polka is an extremely minimal, highly performant Express.js alternative.<p>Polka has similar patterns with ExpressJS in terms of routing and API …

JavaScript

JavaScript in 2018 – What to learn?

Potential JavaScript Trends 2018<p>As we are fast approaching the end of January I thought it would useful to highlight some of the latest in <b>JavaScript</b> …

JavaScript

2018 | The Next Web

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Social Media

Microservice Testing: Unit Tests

How to build and use unit tests for distributed systems<p>The previous article introduced the test pyramid, and some of the basics of how to apply it to …

3 Python web scrapers and crawlers

In a perfect world, all of the data you need would be cleanly presented in an open and well-documented format that you could easily download and use …

Python Programming

The 1 Networking Rule 99 Percent of People Are Afraid to Follow, but Should

There's a reason networking events don't work.<p>How many times have you found yourself at a networking event, only to feel like you're at a networking event?<p>I'll let you in on a little secret: These aren't the events where real networking is taking place.<p>I don't go to networking events. I don't …

Networking

Sample Letter of Recommendation

For an MBA Applicant<p>MBA applicants need to present at least one recommendation letter to admissions committees, though most schools ask for two or …

The 7-day plan to get a new job

The job search can be draining, especially when none of your leads come to fruition. So draining, in fact, that you may feel like you lack the fuel to continue your search. But, instead of halting your job search entirely, consider taking smaller steps toward achieving your end-goal of landing a …

Employment

6 Non-Coding Digital Skills To Boost Your Resume

Do you fear the thought of writing a line of code, but are dying to get a foot into the ever-growing tech industry? Fear not.<p>There are many technical …

Words Of Praise But No Forgiveness For Hacker Who Stopped North Korean Cyberattack

Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert praised British researcher Marcus Hutchins for stopping the WannaCry ransomware attack. But Hutchins still faces criminal charges.<p>Formally announcing for the first time that North Korea was behind a ransomware attack that briefly crippled computers around the …

Protect Your Business! The 7 Cybersecurity Tools You Need as an Entrepreneur.

Even non-techies have the power to protect their businesses from cyber threats. The important thing is to pay attention.<p>If you aren’t taking active steps to secure your business’s digital assets, pure and simple, <i>you're putting yourself at risk.</i> Approximately 43 percent of all cyberattacks, …

Regular Expressions in JavaScript

It is very easy to experiment with JavaScript regular expressions, as JavaScript is accessible in all browsers.<p>I will use the Chrome Developer Tools …

6 Tools to Help You Work Remotely In 2018

Working and running a business across borders is becoming easier than ever before--these tools can help you manage.<p>Today, I did business with the United States, Japan, and Canada, all from my laptop in South Korea. For the past two years, I've run my business entirely remotely from anywhere I could …

Massive leak exposes data on 123M US households

An unsecured database contained a wide range of personal details about virtually every American household, researchers say.<p>A massive database containing information on more than 123 million American households was discovered unsecured on the internet earlier this month, researchers said Tuesday.<p>The …

How to Use Local Storage with JavaScript

I like making tutorials where you build a small application completely from scratch with plain JavaScript. A to-do list is a common app idea, but …

JavaScript

Azure Face API – Hands on using Python (basic)

Howdy everybody !<p>This is Muhammad Habib in a new hands-on tutorial. In this article, I will be working on Azure 's Face recognition API . I will be …

Serverless Examples

Website • Email Updates • Gitter • Forum • Meetups • Twitter • Facebook • Contact Us<p>A collection of ready-to-deploy Serverless Framework …

Cheat sheet: Two-factor authentication

A password alone will not protect sensitive information from hackers--two-factor authentication is also necessary. Here's what security pros and …

How to Control Your Emotions During a Difficult Conversation

It’s hard not to get worked up emotionally when you’re in a tense conversation. After all, a disagreement can feel like a threat. You’re afraid you’re going to have to give up something — your point of view, the way you’re used to doing something, the notion that you’re right, or maybe even power – …