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Universal Serial Abuse

It’s probable that most Hackaday readers are aware of their own computer security even if they are not specialists. You’ll have some idea of which …

Hackers Have Just Cracked The Internet’s Most Common Security Protocol, Here’s How To Protect Yourself

HTTPS is everywhere you look. Most social media sites use it, YouTube uses it, it’s a basic protocol for secure email, and any website that takes a credit card uses it as a bare minimum. And unfortunately, researchers have just breached it in a method so simple that any idiot can do it.<p>What Is …

Information Systems

You can buy a sentry robot for your home

It's less fun than you think<p>A company called iPatrol has released a sentry robot called Riley that will cruise around your home on tank tracks with an HD camera, but without the requisite weapons to deter intruders (unless the intruder is a small animal). The tiny robot features a 5MP camera with …

Livestreaming

Become an Ethical Hacker Bundle | Popular Science Shop

<b>Build an Advanced Keylogger Using C++ for Ethical Hacking</b><p>Add a Powerful Tool to Your Ethical Hacking Repertoire by Building an Advanced Keylogger<p>Keylogging is the action of recording keys struck on a keyboard and mouse clicks so that the user is unaware that their actions are being monitored. It's …

How-To: Understand the Wireless Diagnostics app on your Mac to analyze and improve your Wi-Fi network

Apple ships a little-known utility app that helps you analyze and diagnose your Wi-Fi connection, called Wireless Diagnostics. Open the app by option-clicking on the Wi-Fi indicator in the menu bar and select ‘Open Wireless Diagnostics …’. Although the app contains a lot of useful information, it …

Java vs .NET vs Python vs Ruby vs Node.JS: Who reigns the job market?

<i>This post was originally published on the Takipi blog – Java and Scala exception analysis and performance monitoring</i>.<p><b>We crunched 351,799 job openings</b> …

Employment

Distribution of numbers in Pascal’s triangle

This post explores a sentence from the book Single Digits:Any number in Pascal’s triangle that is <i>not</i> in the outer two layers will appear at least …

A Dairy-Free, Paleo-Friendly Pesto You Will Want to Put on Everything

<i>The following post was originally featured on Cook Eat Paleo and written by Lisa Wells, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Fitness.</i><p>This dairy-free roasted garlic walnut pesto uses garlic roasted on the grill and fresh homegrown basil.<p>Summer is the best time to make one of my favorite fresh basil …

7 Sources of Randomness

The modern computer age runs on random numbers. Patternless strings of digits are essential for the data encryption that promises privacy and …

Sesame Street

The truth about car hacking is scarier than we realized

"I think it's going to take something catastrophic, unfortunately, for the car manufacturers to really change their mindsets," David Kennedy, the CEO of TrustedSec, told Tech Insider. "We may be working with some of them, but believe me, they are far from [where they need to be] at this stage."<p>Tech …

Millions of Android devices have flawed full disk encryption

Hackers can use brute force to break into tens of millions of Android devices using full disk encryption, thanks to a series of security issues linked specifically to Android kernel flaws and Qualcomm processors, <i>Neowin</i> reports. The vulnerabilities were uncovered by security researcher Gal …