November 26, 2011

Security Tip: Stamp your information out as an alternative to shredding

Shredding Identity Theft

Ask anybody that knows me: I am a bit on the paranoid side when it comes to preventing identity theft and keeping my anonymity in general. I’ll make sure that anything that has my name (or address or  phone number or etc) is shredded. This means a lot of mail.. both expected mail and junk mail (I [...]

Live Long and Prosper…. in my THEME PARK!


Apparently King Abdullah of Jordan is a big fan because he’s fitting the bill for $1.5 billion to do this. All you Trekkers out there may already know that he appeared as a guest cameo on Star Trek: Voyager in the episode “Investigations“. (Lucky he wasn’t wearing a red shirt) We’ll have to wait awhile [...]

Street Fighter: The Stop Motion Movie


For all you Street Fighter fans out there: Here’s a cool stop motion short done with the SF action figures that depicts a sparring match between Ryu and Ken. Link: Street Fighter Stop Motion

Celebrating 25 years of computer viruses

Seminar topic on Computer Viruses

During the kickoff of the Defcon conference in Las Vegas, the Chief Technical Officer of F-Secure, Mikko Hyponnen, showed an item that’s a blast from the past: a 5 1/4 inch floppy disk. While the floppy disk is interesting enough as it is, it is no ordinary disk.