Tony Staggs

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How To: Exploit Remote File Inclusion to Get a Shell

A simple security flaw can allow an attacker to gain a strong foothold with little effort on their part. When a web application permits remotely …

Computer Hacking

This Is the Kind of Partner an INTJ Personality Needs

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Personality<p>Best Match For INTJs<p>This Is the Kind of Partner an INTJ Personality Needs<p>Shares<p>While there are plenty of traits that make …

Open-Mindedness

What everyone gets wrong about introverts — including why they are not antisocial or lazy

When you hear the term "introvert," you might imagine someone who's quiet and insular, who likes to spend most of their time alone, avoiding social situations.<p>But being an introvert isn't really anything to do with how much you like spending time with other people. In fact, introverts can have some …

Hoarding Brits have £48BILLION worth of unused items stashed away in their homes

Brits are so unwilling to bin unused items that they have £48billion of stuff stashed away.<p>Researchers found a typical ­home has a hoard worth £1,784.<p>…

The Diderot Effect: Why We Want Things We Don’t Need — And What to Do About It

The famous French philosopher Denis Diderot lived nearly his entire life in poverty, but that all changed in 1765.<p>Diderot was 52 years old and his …

'There is hope for compulsive hoarders'

<b>David Woods has a weakness for books, magazines and DVDs. Until recently the rooms in his home in Edinburgh were filled-to-bursting with a collection he had amassed over many years.</b><p>But David is not a collector - he has a problem with compulsive hoarding.<p>It became so bad that the clutter in his …

What It’s Like to Live as a Minimalist and Why You Should Consider It

Learn about what it's like living as a minimalist and why I choose this lifestyle!During the Summer of my Junior year in College, I took on the …

Bitcoin's Surge to $5,600 Is a Reminder of Why It's a Junk Currency

In his classic book <i>Principles of Economics</i>, Austrian School founder Carl Menger made the <i>bland</i> observation that “Money is not an invention of the state.” Bland is emphasized simply because Menger was stating the obvious.<p>To see why, it’s important to remember that with trade it is always and …

Renovations

Career success tips for introverts

Even though it appears that the world of extroverts is slowly shifting their actions toward giving introverts some credit, a lot of corporations are still far off from reaching an equality between the two types of people. Introverts may be respected for the work they are doing and they usually get …

Old school: 7 ideas from ancient thinkers to improve your modern life

The modern world has brought us a lot of great stuff. (I, for one, am a <i>huge</i> fan of antibiotics.)<p>That said, <b>we know there are things that were better</b> …

7 Differences In The Way Introverts And Extroverts Communicate

If you are extremely introverted — I am — or a hardcore extrovert, you might notice the differences in the ways introverts and extroverts …

Make Evernote Fit Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type

There was a time when people entered the workforce knowing that they would be treated pretty much as interchangeable corporate drones for the rest of …

How This Stuff-Loving Psychologist Became a Beginner Minimalist

About a year ago, on a rainy Sunday, I found myself binge watching episodes of Tiny House Hunters on HGTV. I couldn’t tear myself away from the 300 …

This Swedish guy bet all his life savings on bitcoin – and it made him 100 times richer

Alexander Bottema went all in on bitcoinPixabay<p><b>Four years ago, Swedish expert programmer Alexander Bottema went from deep skepticism to considering bitcoin as an innovation with similar implications as the internet itself. In an exclusive interview, he reveals what happened after he went all in on</b> …

Venture Capital

The Novice Decluttering Mistake You're Probably Making

I’m not a sentimental guy. I don’t gush over babies. I don’t save my tests from high school. I don’t get nostalgic for the scratchy wool, …

A self-made millionaire shares the money lesson his grandmother taught him over a meal at McDonald's when he was 7

The self-made millionaire and author of "The Automatic Millionaire" told the personal finance site Grow that as a kid his family "talked about investing all the time." That's likely related to the fact that his father was a stockbroker and financial adviser.<p>However, one of the most impactful money …

How the retail industry can save energy and reduce its large carbon footprint

The retail industry can lower energy bills and reduce its carbon footprint by following these five simple tips.<p>Retailing uses enormous amounts of energy, much of it incurred by keeping products fresh in warehouses and employing fleets of vehicles to fill retail premises.<p>For online businesses such …

Breaking SSH, VNC, and other passwords with Kali Linux and Hydra

Hydra is a very fast and effective network login cracker. It will help you perform brute force attacks against SSH servers, VNC, and other services. …

Spying after Snowden: What's changed and what hasn't

Over the last three and a half years, Edward Snowden has gone from an anonymous government contractor to a global celebrity made the subject of two …

Edward Snowden

Firms get warning on security after giant Yahoo data hack

Lewis Henderson, a director of computer security group Glasswall Solutions, said it was not a phase.<p>“Although we can’t speak with finality before …

Yahoo

The Five Core Components of Proactive Cybersecurity

In 2016 the cyber landscape reached new heights with advanced attack methods, increased levels of sophistication and escalated frequency of adversary …

25 Daily Habits to Adopt for a Happier Life

We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result of deep-seated habits etched into our minds through years and years of …

UK's new National Cybersecurity Centre responds to nearly 70 hacking incidents in first month

Seven of the incidents were ransomware attacks, the UK government revealed.<p>In its first month of operation, computer experts at the UK's new GCHQ-led …

Online shopping steals record share of retail spending

A record one in four pounds was spent online during last month's Black Friday discounting drive, according to fresh figures from the British Retail Consortium.<p>Online sales of non-food items, which includes homewares and clothing, represented 27.6pc of all total non-food sales in the UK during …

Researchers Discover How To Break Tor Anonymity

The Tor network has become the most widely used system for online anonymity.<p>It has been used by journalists, lawyers and other professionals and …

What’s the most secure operating system?

Deciding what operating system (OS) will keep your computer running smoothly—and with the highest level of security—is a controversial yet frequent …

Linux