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Is there anything common to Magic and Hacking? Is there a hacker in a magician? Is there a magician in a hacker?
In my personal journey, I adopted Magic first and later got acquainted with Hacking when I met my co-founder and started working on a product to simulate a human hacker. I believe Magic helped me in Security. Somehow deep in my heart I always believed there is a magician in every hacker.
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Added by bikash on April 4, 2013 at 3:00am — No Comments
The Internet has plenty of crackers, known as "black hats", who work to exploit computer systems.You also have white hats. When hackers are hired by companies to do penetration testing, it's legal and known as white hats. In this section we profile five of the most famous and all time favourite "black hat"…Continue
Hackers that use their skills for good are classified as "white hat." These white hats often work as certified "…Continue
Added by Priyanka Aash on February 21, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments
MIT got hacked.Anonymous defaced the MIT to protest against the case of “Aaron Swartz”.
Without getting into who really hacked or the “cause” behind the protest, I just wanted to dissect it as an interesting case of multi-stage attack which proves that just securing your application is not good enough.…Continue
White Hat Hackers
Hackers that use their skills for good are classified as white hat. These white hats often work as certified Ethical Hackers, hired by companies to test the integrity of their systems. Others, operate without company permission by bending but not breaking…
Added by CISO Platform on July 16, 2012 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Added by CISO Platform on July 5, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments
LinkedIn got hacked and we heard it. Techradar got hacked and we heard it once more. We all know it. But we don’t do it. We all know that we should have unique passwords for different websites but how do we remember hundreds of them. Here is something that I would suggest. Something simple, easy and it…Continue
The recent LinkedIn security breach wherein approximately 6.5M user account names and passwords were stolen and published online is not something new. Such incidents are quite common place. Though the exact cause of breach is not known we can definitely point out some obvious flaws like lack of sophisticated security control. In this entry I would like to provide…Continue
Added by bikash on June 29, 2012 at 12:00am — No Comments