Monday, January 15, 2018

Shave and a haircut, 2 BTC

from here

Long ago there was a time when the cost of a shave and haircut really did amount to 2 bitcoins, but those days are long gone now.

Panda Pentesters

found on Dump A Day

Y'know, if they could actually use tools as small as lock picks I wouldn't put it past that one to actually try to pick that lock. Expressing curiosity about locks is exactly how people start to become lock pickers.

Friday, January 12, 2018

I hope you like clicking

from here

They can be really useful tools in the fight against malware, but boy are they high maintenance.

Ixnay on the asswordpay

found on Panda Strike

Transforming simple words using well known transformation rules doesn't make those simple words suitable for passwords, because password crackers already know those rules and try to use them to break passwords.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

When is a smart safe not?

from here
If your smart safe can be opened this way, I don't think it should qualify as smart or safe:

It's hard to imagine any kind of quality control went into this, to be honest. Surely a safe has to pass rigorous tests, doesn't it?

Place your bets

found on MemeBase

Sometimes the simplest ways are the best.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Hootercoins for everyone

from here (source article)

Kodakcoins, Whoppercoins, Hootercoins, Long Island Iced Tea Coins. Seems like the blockchain has the Midas Touch. I can't imagine the effects will be long lasting, however.