// archivio

hacking

Questo tag è associato con 1 articoli



3 Ago/10

The web attack that leads hackers straight to your home

The web attack that leads hackers straight to your home

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Is it possible, is there such a thing as an attack that can tell a hacker where you live?  The BBC has revealed that a specially booby-trapped website can tell a hacker where you are to only a few metres. The attack was dreamt up by security expert Sam Kamkar who demonstrated at the Black Hat hackers conference a website exploiting common shortcomings in a router to reveal it’s real-world location. He tricked the router...

14 Giu/10

AT&T Sends apologies to security breach iPad owners

AT&T Sends apologies to security breach iPad owners

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); After last week’s security breach in which the email addresses of iPad owners were harvested by hackers, AT&T has now sent letters to apologies to the customers concerned, as reported by Engadget who have a full copy of the letter. Hackers were able to intercept the email addresses because they were sent unencrypted when the iPad’s were connecting to AT&T’s network.  The mobile phone company says the...

11 Giu/10

Adobe release ‘critical’ Flash patch

Adobe release ‘critical’ Flash patch

Adobe have today released a patch to sort out the critical vulnerability in Flash that was discovered last week, which is a quick turnaround. The patch, released through version 10.1 of the Flash player is available now from www.adobe.com and there is also a new version of Adobe Air as well. The company may have managed to shoot itself in the foot with this patch however as you’ll see from the amusing screenshot below, where the news story about the patch in the new version of the...


Realizzazione Sito Gestionale Immobiliare

10 Giu/10

iPad / AT&T vulnerability leaks email addresses… who is to blame?

iPad / AT&T vulnerability leaks email addresses… who is to blame?

Hackers have exploited a vulnerability on AT&T’s US network when iPad users authenticated themselves online that has allowed them to gain access to a list of 114,067 email addresses belonging to owners, it has been reported by gawker. The group, calling themselves Goatse Security harvested the data using nothing more than a PHP script and are now in possession of some very high profile people’s contact details which include celebrities, white house officials and high ranking...

19 Nov/09

Take advantage of md5 checksums for download validity

Take advantage of md5 checksums for download validity

I’m fairly confident that you have, at one time or another, run across an md5checksum file as you have perused the internet. Whether it was a download file or even an application upgrade, those md5 files are there for a reason. But just what is the reason? When someone puts a file up on a server for download, how does the host or the end-user know, for sure, the file they are about to download (or are serving up) is the valid file? What if someone hacked into the server and replaced...

19 Nov/09

Windows 7 si può craccare in poche mosse

Windows 7 si può craccare in poche mosse

Le protezioni antipirateria di Microsoft hanno funzionato per meno di un mese: tanto sarebbe bastato agli hacker per trovare il modo di mettere in scacco le misure anticopia predisposte dalla casa di Redmond per Windows 7. Come sempre quando Microsoft annuncia un nuovo sistema operativo, le comunità di hacker di tutto il mondo si mettono all’opera per aggirare gli sforzi antipirateria e dimostrare la loro inefficienza. Stando a quanto pubblicato dal sito My Digital Life, “gabbare”...

14 Nov/09

iPhone Update: iPhone Has Malicious Code, More Verizon iPhone Rumors And More

iPhone Update: iPhone Has Malicious Code, More Verizon iPhone Rumors And More

As I continue with my line of iPhone updates, one thing is becoming pretty clear – Apple is going to have a massive year next year. They have always been good at generating vas amounts of publicity by not saying anything at all regarding their future plans and now we have rumors of a Verizon iPhone flying in every direction. I will be doing a general Apple post right after this one and there we can look at the tablet scenario, which is showing no signs of cooling down. As for the...

8 Set/09

Falla di sicurezza in WordPress. Aggiornate i vostri blog!

Falla di sicurezza in WordPress. Aggiornate i vostri blog!

Un worm ancora poco conosciuto sta facendo strage di blog basati appunto su wordpress. Sfruttando una falla di sicurezza, il suddetto worm intasa con dello spam i commenti dei post. La falla è decisamente rilevante se si considera che wordpress è utilizzato da milioni di siti. Per rimediare si consiglia quindi di scarica la nuova versione, cioè la […] Post correlati: sforzo supremo: ho finito il trasloco del blog 🙂 Una gran bella falla per IE Ecto ottimo client wordpress...

12 Ago/09

Spam da Gmail … dal vostro account! Il caso si allarga

Spam da Gmail … dal vostro account! Il caso si allarga

Come prontamente segnalato ieri da uno degli autori di questo blog (lewix!) sembra che in qualcuno sia stato in grado di mandare in giro spam usando le caselle di posta gmail di alcune persone. La mail inviata pubblicizza un certo sito http://egodshop.com le cose antipatiche sono due anzi tre: La mail viene pubblicitaria di spam viene inviata a […] Post correlati: GMail: account/rubrica rubati dallo spam? inviti gmail… come bloccare la chat di gtalk integrata in gmail? Continua...

31 Lug/09

Fai da te low cost? Ikea hacking

Fai da te low cost? Ikea hacking

Oggi vi parlo di un blog che è un misto di risparmio, hacking e nerdaggine. Quindi il link ideale da pubblicare su questo blog. Tutti conoscerete Ikea, quella catena di capannoni quadrati tanto amati dalle vostre consorti (e un pò anche da voi ammettetelo), ma non tutti pensate e immaginate che i mobili e gli accessori venduti […] Post correlati: Assolutamente fantastico: stampante 3d low budget chiavetta da 1gb in cambio di un link? Google Hacking Database Continua a leggere...