Bot driven vulnerability detection, automatic patching by bot, and automated reverse engineering from sniffed traffic: DARPA’s Cyber Grand Challenge shows us where information systems’ security is heading tomorrow, today. Watch the 10 minute summary of their 2016 capture the flag contest.
If your desktop becomes cluttered with open app windows, you can use Spaces to organize the windows into groups. Some Apps create a new Space automatically when you switch to full-screen view. The trouble is, sometimes you cannot delete or remove these Spaces, even when the App has stopped running.
Want to run a bittorrent client on CentOS Linux 7? Here’s how. There are two tricks to bear in mind: i) you’ll need to add a library manually, ii) Transmission is now maintained on GitHub. First, you’ll need to add the EPEL repository: yum install epel-release yum -y update Once that is done, add the
Apple’s SuperDrive is able to burn data to a blank CD or DVD. No need for special software, Finder can do it for you. Except if you’ve told it not to. See here how to resolve the issue of the blank media not showing up in Mac OS X Finder, or “Burn XYZ to Disk…”
The social commentary of Asterix comic books completely eluded me when I was a child. Reading the newest volume, “Le Papyrus de César”, I was surprised to find the authors directly addressing information security issues (Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability) in no uncertain terms.
This guide is for allowing a user to login via SSH and/or use scp to copy files to a system. I’m on CentOS 7 and most of the documentation I found does not address this particular situation. They either use jailkit, which is not available in the stock repository for CentOS 7, or incorrectly declare
Instructions how to make a Raspbian bootable SD card for Raspberry Pi. Download the most recent version from Raspberry Pi, via their general page, or direct link. Insert the SD Card into your laptop. It must be a single partition volume, formatted FAT32. Run mount to see where the SD card is. You can see
Have: Audi A4 (B5 from 1998) with Concert radio and Bose sound. Want: listen to music (Deezer), satellite navigation (Waze), and phone calls over the car stereo. In 2008 I bought a Line In AUX Adapter for VW, AUDI, SEAT, and SKODA from Uni-Trade. Now, 7 years later, I installed the little adaptor. It was
During a recent trip to Italy I inadvertently discovered that my operator’s customer service is clueless and that iOS devices have an off switch for mobile data called “EU Internet”. Arguably, I should have known the former, but the latter was a little revelation. Whilst my operator’s customer service was asking me whether I was
VPN Tunnels are a great way to hide your network traffic from the WiFi network you happen to be on. Whilst out an about, I can VPN into my home network with my laptop, iPhone, or iPad, and not worry about what information my device might be leaking to the WiFi provider. This outlines how