Posts Tagged ‘ security ’

Cloud outrange… again

June 21, 2011

At we are not a true cloud fan, and reality is going on to collect proofs for us… On June 20, 2011, Dropbox had a serious security bug. It was possible to login to an account with “a wrong password”. Like to say Dropbox account system was naked, because “a small number of...

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Why I am starting to avoid Facebook

February 19, 2010

Privacy is important: in the last days I have read the following on Slashdot: “A Facebook employee has given a tell-all interview with some very interesting things about Facebook's internals. Especially interesting are all the things relating to Facebook privacy. Basically, you don't have any. Nearly everything you’ve ever done on the site is...

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WebDAV versus Sshfs

August 3, 2009

At we evaluted a internet file system common gateway for connecting network resources. We compared two solutions: a webdav file system and an ssh-fs file system. The solution should be viable via MacOSX and Linux, but also Windows support will be a plus. WebDAV Samba and NFS are for sure more fast and...

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TrueCrypt – Free Open-Source On-The-Fly Disk Encryption Software for Windows Vista/XP, Mac OS X and Linux

July 23, 2009

T r u e C r y p t Free open-source disk encryption software for Windows Vista/XP, Mac OS X, and Linux Main Features: Creates a virtual encrypted disk within a file and mounts it as a real disk. Encrypts an entire partition or storage device such as USB flash drive or hard drive....

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What’s the Password? Only Your iPhone Knows – Bits Blog –

April 3, 2009

Versign is experimenting a new Phone software to gain maximum security. The software will be able to generate a unique to use to log in your accounts, in a similar way a RSA Key does. What’s the Password? Only Your iPhone Knows – Bits Blog –

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