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Gawker: change your password(s)

Posted December 13th, 2010 in Blog


While I’ve been following some news about how badly gawker’s web systems + user database(s) were compromised, and made public through open torrents; I have been wondering how many of my staff e-mail accounts/profiles were on the list?

Believe it or not I feel a little compromised too… my profile information was (I can expect) on the list, and apparently (1,237,900+) other profiles too. I fear the fall-out from this one incident could be for years to come. I will not even document what a bad person could do with this data.

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Networking & Security

Posted December 1st, 2010 in Networking

Networking, Telecommunications & Security Security related terms: internet security, threat, worm, virus, bagle, beagle, sasser, blaster, msblast, phishing, hacking, MSIE, internet explorer, microsoft, windows, vulnerability, port, tcp, udp, penetration testing, cracking, hacker, blacklist, isc, isw, internet storm center, storm center, internet storm watch, threat monitor, threat, thread, code red, infocon, backdoor, trojan, portscan, portscanning, intrusion, […]

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