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5 Ways Machine Learning Is Reshaping Our World

Who here remembers taking computer programming in school? Whether you learned programming by punching holes in a never ending series of cards, or by writing simple DOS or other computer language commands, the fact remained that computers needed an incredibly precise set of instructions to …

Artificial Intelligence

A riddle wrapped in a curve

If you’re looking for a nice dose of crypto conspiracy theorizing <i>and</i> want to read a paper by some very knowledgeable cryptographers, I have just the …

Mathematics

Open Garden uses FireChat in Tahiti to create cell phone network that eliminates need for carriers

If you’ve dreamed of a mobile world where you don’t need AT&T or Verizon Wireless, then you might consider a vacation to Tahiti.<p>Open Garden, makers of the mobile app FireChat, have announced a partnership with local leaders that will turn the French Polynesian island of Tahiti into a post-carrier …

How to Extend Your Wi-Fi Network With an Old Router

When you upgrade to a faster, better router, don’t toss your old one. Whether through stock or custom firmware, you can likely turn it into a …

Wi-Fi

Let's Encrypt to issue free HTTPS certificates from next month

Let’s Encrypt has announced that its free security certificates are now trusted by all major browsers, bringing the organization’s mission to offer free HTTPS encryption to all sites one step closer to reality.<p>As an open certificate authority run by the Internet Security Research Group (ISRG) and …

New research method identifies stealth attacks on complicated computer systems

Three Virginia Tech computer scientists are unveiling a novel approach to discovering stealth attacks on computers at the annual ACM Conference on …

Cybersecurity

BackBox Linux 4.4 - Ubuntu-based Linux Distribution Penetration Test and Security Assessment

BackBox is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. It has been developed to perform penetration tests and security assessments. Designed to be fast, …

About

Wifiphisher is a security tool that performs Wi-Fi automatic association attacks to force wireless clients to unknowingly connect to an …

Information Security

How to Hack Wi-Fi: Get Anyone's Wi-Fi Password Without Cracking Using Wifiphisher

Welcome back, my tenderfoot hackers!<p>Do you need to get a Wi-Fi password but don't have the time to crack it? In previous tutorials, I have shown how …

Wi-Fi

How to Hack Wi-Fi: Creating an Evil Twin Wireless Access Point to Eavesdrop on Data

Welcome back, my greenhorn hackers!<p>Now that we're familiar with the technologies, terminology, and the aircrack-ng suite, we can finally start …

Comment on How is NSA breaking so much crypto? by lilbahr

Who said anything about using OTP everywhere? Obviously there is some level where the application turns from plain consumer level to operations of …

Surveillance

The NSA sure breaks a lot of "unbreakable" crypto. This is probably how they do it.

There have long been rumors, leaks, and statements about the NSA "breaking" crypto that is widely believed to be unbreakable, and over the years, …

This is the crypto standard that the NSA sabotaged

The New York Times has published further details of last week's leaked documents detailing the NSA's program of sabotage to crypto products and …

Netgear router exploit detected

<b>A security researcher in the US has said his Netgear router was hacked after attackers exploited a flaw in the machine.</b><p>Joe Giron told the BBC that he discovered altered admin settings on his personal router on 28 September.<p>The compromised router was hacked to send web browsing data to a malicious …

Information Security

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Machine Learning

Countdown To Zero Day Reveals The Terrifying World Of Cyber Warfare, Past, Present And Future

The threat of cyber attack has gone from an obscure concept to household issue just in the last decade, and although this ominous issue has …