Tuesday, October 6, 2015

You Know Security Is Backwards When...

from here (source image)

What kind of a world do we live in if guns are a viable container for smuggling candy bars?

Dear Site Operators...

found on memegenerator

If you're going to use HTTPS on your site, get your certificate from a reputable CA and make sure you don't let it expire.

Monday, October 5, 2015

This Is The Way To Never Improve

from here

This is the way to never improve,
Never improve,
Never improve,
This is the way to never improve,
Your security posture.

This House Is Monitored By The FBI

posted on reddit by UrbanToreador

I'm not so sure making yourself look like a terror suspect is going to prevent burglaries or result in burglars getting arrested sooner, but I would tend to expect many uncomfortable interviews with the authorities.

Friday, October 2, 2015

Camouflage Fail

from here (source image)

Thanks to the Madera Police Department for posting this mugshot and hilarious arrest story on their Facebook page. The guy literally spray painted his face black in hopes that police wouldn't notice him.

Too Much?

found on google image search

Normally I would have a hard time making a case for their being any such thing as taking privacy too seriously, but this... this sacrifices situational awareness for privacy. I'm not sure that's a healthy trade-off.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

But I LIKE Describing The Attack Technique Over And Over Again

from here

It never ceases to amaze me how people who are perfectly comfortable using terms like spam or virus or man-in-the-middle will still resort to describing pharming instead of just using the term pharming. It's almost as if they'd never heard of the word before. Next thing you know people will forget what BACN is.