Bush’s Plans Yeppers. this is going to amke illegal immigraiton now seem like child’s play. No security except this sentri system? I’m feeling real secure now. Talking about a border breach you can drive a truck through.
Schneier on Security: Hacking Computers Over USB I never thought of autorun as a major security risk until i read this article. I always thought of it as a minor problem. Not anymore..:) I wonder how modern linux systems do now since they are trying to emulate the windows feel. Are they subject to this… Read more
Schneier20on20Security3A20Hacking20Computers20Over20USB http3A2F2Fwww.schneier.com2Fcgi-bin2Fmt2Fmt-tb.cgi2F929 This is an interesting and very common attack vector. Bruce has it nailed as well. The best fix? turn off autorun to start. I would disable all usb ports if possible. MacOs used to have this feature until a virus used it to spread. Now it’s gone. I’m surprised the windows virus folks… Read more
I had a resident at a men’s shelter i volunteer for leave me a cd with a distribution on it called ubuntu. It worked perfectly out of the box interms of my tower’s hardware which is a first because my hardware is very Linux unfriendly. However, I don’t like the gnome desktop and i went… Read more