Has anybody read the recent article : http://www.itworld.com/security/9539...uter-equipment
What do we really know about this? And what can be done to protect ourselves?
on 02/09/2010 – Made popular on 02/09/2010
Today is my last day of employment at Sun (well, it became Oracle on March 1st in the UK but you know what I mean). I am a few months short of my 10th anniversary there (I joined at JavaOne in 2000) and my 5th anniversary as Chief Open Source Officer. I hope youll forgive a little reminiscence.
Deep inside millions of computers is a digital Fort Knox, a special chip [TPM] with the locks to highly guarded secrets, including classified government reports and confidential business plans. Now a former U.S. Army computer-security specialist has devised a way to break those locks.
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location: originally from texas, currently in the northern eu.
hobbies: photography and writing.
systems: linux at home and mac at work.
favorite dichotomy: experience and expression.
Tired of not knowing anything except Windows. Bought a Dell mini with Ubuntu 8.04 installed on it and I'm working on learning Unix from the command line. This Forum ought to be helpful once I get a little further along.