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July, 2014

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July 31, 2014  8:27 PM

Another Reason Not to Poke USB Sticks in Things

Sharon Fisher Sharon Fisher Profile: Sharon Fisher
Flash drive, Security, Thumb drive, USB drive

Black Hat is always a fun time to find out what new security vulnerabilities there might be to keep you up at night -- particularly if you attend and get your system infected while you're there -- and this year is no exception. The conference will be held in Las Vegas next week and the online world...

July 27, 2014  11:55 PM

Why the ‘Hard Drive-Sniffing Dog’ Should Scare the Crap Out of You

Sharon Fisher Sharon Fisher Profile: Sharon Fisher
privacy, rights, Security, Storage

More than one person thought it was from the Onion: Police have trained dogs to smell out child pornography. But the truth is no laughing matter. First of all, the dogs can't smell pornography,...


July 21, 2014  11:41 PM

Investor Calls for EMC to Divest Itself of VMWare

Sharon Fisher Sharon Fisher Profile: Sharon Fisher
Documentum, EMC, VMware

On the eve of the annual VMWorld conference in San Francisco, scheduled for next month, people are talking a lot about VMWare, but not for the usual reason. It's because one of EMC's largest investors is calling on the company to break itself up -- specifically, by taking VMWare...


July 11, 2014  6:21 PM

Let’s Blow &(*&(*& Up, the Sequel: Your Smartphone

Sharon Fisher Sharon Fisher Profile: Sharon Fisher
privacy, Security, smartphone

We've written before that if you're going to depurpose a laptop, or a hard drive, or a printer, that you really need to blow that sucker up, using at least two methods, to ensure...


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