Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet

Bruce Schneier has an interesting article about a development that brings back memories from when Stuxnet was discovered. Over the past year or two, someone has been probing the defenses of the companies that run critical pieces of the Internet. These probes take the form of precisely calibrated attacks designed to determine exactly how well these companies […]

Security Weekly: The State Of Healthcare Security

Security Weekly episode 479 has an interesting section about the State of Healthcare Security. At hospital now with wife, in labor, looking at monitor and says “See the baby’s heartbeat?” me: “Is that Windows 98?!?” — Paul Asadoorian (@securityweekly) 7 juni 2016 The most interesting question is how we as an sector are going to […]

Kali Linux 2016.2

Last week Kali Linux 2016.2 was released so it was time to make a new VirtualBox instance for it to see the difference from the release in January. But let’s automate a little bit to quickly rebuild virtual machines for Kali Linux. $ cd ~/Downloads $ wget http://cdimage.kali.org/kali-2016.2/kali-linux-2016.2-amd64.iso Let’s create the virtual machine and boot […]

Hello Internet, the first podcast on vinyl

Podcasts are normally only available in digital format, but Hello Internet now has also an episode exclusively on vinyl. They’re most likely the first to produce a podcast on vinyl and the first batch sold out in hours. Hopefully I receive my copy from the second batch and can hear what Brady Haran and C.G.P. […]