Ben Hamilton

The Mac Malware Guide

The Mac Malware Guide.

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Fact Checking

Craig Wright is on the Board of Directors for GICSR (Global Institute for Cybersecurity + Research) and has ‘fact checked’ the ‘Fact Check’ article written by Scot Terban. See article here: FACT CHECK: SCADA Systems Are Online Now. Of more interest to me than the fact checking, is the very common story I’ve seen of […]

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Turn off Enhanced Security

Just had need of this article, method #2 describes how to turn of Microsoft Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration.

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So much for the TSA

Wow!. via Schneier on Security.

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Stupid security

This sort of thing REALLY annoys me. Security through obscurity is a FEATURE of this product, the Wyse V10L thin client. To quote: And, with an unpublished API, Wyse Thin OS is one of the most secure operating systems on the market. What rot. What that means translated is “not many people know how our […]

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Security tool for all Sysadmins

Nmap is a tool for security conscious system administrators, version 4.50 has been released. This is one tool that gets a lot of use from me, it makes finding insecure machines on the network so so much easier.

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Security isn’t virtual

When speaking with some people, it has been evident that they figured virtual servers were more secure than traditional physical servers. This quote: “I don’t want to be reverse engineering our products to find exploits or figure out signatures, fundamentally, that means we have to partner. Fortunately, there is a bunch that are happy to […]

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