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Hacking Back is a Bad Idea

A bill was recently introduced in the US congress that would allow private organizations to ‘hack back’ when attacked. This is a Bad Idea™ that should be quickly put to rest – no good can come of it.

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Let’s talk about SSN

The Social Security Number is the Achilles heel of modern information. It was never intended to be used for identification purposes – in fact, my original card has that printed in big bold red letters right across the front of it. Well, that didn’t work out well. In college, SSN was our student number. Printed [...]
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