Before surveillance fatigue kicks in and you hit the close button on your browser, remember that the NSA are probably right now examining all the open internet connections on your router because you loaded this Youtube video of a man talking at a security conference. Yeah, you’re welcome.
Speedy password cracking
Earlier today Jeff Atwood tweeted: you should *really* be scared if your passwords are all lowercase. 12 chars in 75 days on my box.. He was referring to his post on speed hashing where a video card GPU is used to calculate the hash of any given text. Compared to […]