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Qualcomm Partners With Chinese Government To Push Server Chips

To kickstart its ambitions in the server space, chip maker Qualcomm is looking to tie up with the Chinese government.<p>Qualcomm announced that it’s working with the regional government of Guizhou Province — located in southwest China — to form a joint entity for deploying Qualcomm’s server chips in …

Oregon tribe: Armed group 'desecrating' their land

BURNS, Ore. (AP) — The leader of an American Indian tribe that regards an Oregon nature preserve as sacred issued a rebuke Wednesday to the armed men …

Ian Murdock: a tribute to the man and his work on Linux

Murdock’s work combined an insistence on excellence with a public commitment to open, ethical software development, writes <b>Doc Searls</b><p>Ian Murdock, who died in San Francisco on 28 December, was the co-creator of the Debian, the Linux distribution he founded while an undergraduate at Indiana’s Purdue …

ianmurdock

Awesome Malware Analysis

A curated list of awesome malware analysis tools and resources. Inspired by awesome-python and awesome-php.<p>Malware …

Cybersecurity

Enterprise-class Wi-Fi for the SMB: 15 best practices from the field

Pitiful Wi-Fi implementation is so prevalent these days that people take it for granted. From the hotels we visit, to the cafes we frequent, down to …

Wi-Fi

Threat Spotlight: CryptoWall 4 - The Evolution Continues

<i>This post is authored byAndrea Allievi and Holger Unterbrink with contributions from Warren Mercer.</i><p>Executive Summary<p>Over the past year, Talos has …

Cybersecurity

ICMP IP Tunnel: ICMPTunnel

icmptunnel works by encapsulating your IP traffic in ICMP echo packets and sending them to your own proxy server. The proxy server decapsulates the …

Monopoly Simulations — koaning.io

Edit<p>A previous version of this blogpost had the worst typo ever. I simulated everything using np.random.randint(1,6) which only samples between 1-5. …

Top 9 Classic Lenses Every Collector Should Own

Cameras help us capture special moments from different periods of our life. They store memories and personal histories. They take photos of important …

Security Harden CentOS 7

This HowTo walks you through the steps required to <b>security harden CentOS 7</b>, it’s based on the OpenSCAP benchmark, unfortunately the current version …

Take an incredible drone flight through the world's biggest cave

At a length of some 9 kilometres (5.6 miles), Hang Sơn Đoòng in Vietnam, near the Laos border, is the largest known cave in the world. Inside is a large, fast-flowing river; its own microclimate; a chamber 5 kilometres (3.1 miles) long, 200 metres (660 feet) high and 150 metres (490 feet) wide; and …

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Inside The Post-Minecraft Life Of Billionaire Gamer God Markus Persson

It’s 7 p.m. on a Monday in Stockholm, and Markus Persson sits on the terrace of his ninth-story office, sipping the speedball of alcoholic beverages, a vodka Red Bull. Three hours ago he committed to not drinking today, still in recovery from a 12-drink Thursday bender while nursing an ear …

Airbnb's Open Sourced Its Simple SQL Query Tool

Airbnb has open sourced Airpal, the tool it built to help employees get to data they need to use, reports Gigaom. The software is built on the open source Presto SQL engine, which was created by Facebook to speed access up to data stored in Hadoop.<p>Airbnb built Airpal so that staff could quickly …

Uber’s epic DB blunder is hardly an exception. GitHub is awash in passwords

The domain names in this post have been redacted to protect the stupid careless.<p>Recent revelations that Uber stored a sensitive database key on a …

Black Hat Asia 2015

Arsenal<p>presentation<p>source<p>CapTipper is a python tool to analyze, explore, and revive HTTP malicious traffic. CapTipper sets up a web server that acts …

Cybersecurity

The Best Recipe Videos on YouTube for People With “No Time to Cook”

<i>House of Cards</i> is great and all, but in truth our favorite thing to binge watch is cooking videos. There’s something addictive, even therapeutic, …

themanliness.net [15]

Why 2015 is the year of encryption

During a visit to Silicon Valley earlier this month, President Obama described himself as “a strong believer in strong encryption.” Some have …

Privacy

IKEA will start selling wireless charging lamps and tables

After lots of perseverance from smartphone makers, wireless charging is finally starting to make an impact. Many big name phones now support the technology and companies like Starbucks are helping to bring it a wider audience. Now, it's set to receive another big boost, after IKEA, the world's …

The biggest security mistake you can make (and how to avoid it)

By Guest Blogger<p>In Security, Solutions<p>0<p>No organization is immune to security risks. Between malware, viruses, network attacks, and data breaches, …

Cybersecurity

Centireading force: why reading a book 100 times is a great idea

I have read two books more than a 100 times, for different motives and with different consequences. Hamlet I read a 100 times for my dissertation, The Inimitable Jeeves by PG Wodehouse a 100 times for comfort. The experience is distinct from all other kinds of reading. I’m calling it centireading.<p>I …

Literature

Facebook Opens ThreatExchange Information Sharing Platform

Facebook, with its giant infrastructure and its equally wide view into Internet attacks, has built an information-sharing platform that it hopes will …

Writing Multithreaded Applications in C++ (the right way)

If you’ve been writing software for more than 5 years or so in C++, you’re almost certainly familiar with Win32 threads or pthreads. GUI programming …