Category: internet

Russian IT Security Updates 2020-01
13.01.2020

now WITH SPICY COMMENTS X-D SecurityLab, [22.12.19 12:40] A Twitter user using the alias 08Tc3wBB created tfp0-an exploit that allows you to jailbreak the latest iPhone models with IOS 13.3. The functionality of the exploit has already been confirmed by […]

the second nftables howto – it is fast and …… complicated
12.01.2020

with all the benefits of nftables: performance an important question is: how well can nftables / firewalld shield against DDoS? (the developers need to consider this problem as „default“ scenario, yes this is something one excepts a firewall at least […]

FREIES WLAN FÜR AALE (und die anderen Fische auch)
24.12.2019

wishes for next year: free wifi for eels (and other creatures) Why does EVERYONE have to run their own WIFI / pay their OWN internet access? When it would be enough to have one fast internet access plus 2-3x WIFI […]

Telegram from HongKong – why privacy matters – Telegram aus HongKong – warum man die Daten von Bürgern schützen muss – Why Skype WhatsApp and even Telegram are unsafe to use – use Gmail with GPG if you must use it
07.11.2019

An Android phone is almost useless – without a mail@gmail.com account – almost. (the alternative „Open Source only“ app stores is nice, but would need more committed App developers) This is like Microsoft forcing people to use iexplore for web […]

quantum computing and a universe wide wireless communication network faster than the speed of light
12.08.2019

Why is quantum computing important: optimization Update: Google claims to have reached quantum supremacy The tech giant unveiled its x-quantum computer chip Bristlecone in March 2018 (src: cnet) original nasa paper: https://drive.google.com/file/d/19lv8p1fB47z1pEZVlfDXhop082Lc-kdD/view book: https://deepai.org/machine-learning/researcher/eleanor-g-rieffel https://www.amazon.com/Quantum-Computing-Introduction-Engineering-Computation/dp/0262015064 Scott’s Supreme Quantum Supremacy FAQ! […]

24.07.2019

„Linux desktop remains an unpopular choice among mainstream desktop users, making up a little more than 2% of the desktop operating system market share. This is in contrast to the web server market share, which consists of 70% of Linux-based operating systems. […]

ntpd – when fundamentals fail
06.07.2019

servers/clients/computers/programs/services/webservers need accurate time… they usually get it from time servers that have an atomic clock attached to their USB port. (just guessing) ping time.google.com PING time.google.com (216.239.35.4) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from time2.google.com (216.239.35.4): icmp_seq=1 ttl=46 time=43.5 […]

a pretty good ipv6 introduction – ipv4 depletion
09.05.2019

IPv6: Introduction it’s the year 2019, roughly 14% of the web is running ipv6. you can watch real time statistics here: (i have no clue how accurate the data is, how they are generated) https://ipv6.he.net/v4ex/sidebar/? … but it seems there […]

08.04.2019

„the internet“ in Germany is so slow… once your start page has finished loading… you actually forgot what you were searching for. (it has become better in Munich) PS: If this site (http://mycpu.eu) loads slow – it is because the […]

cost of cybercrime and lawful backdoors
09.03.2019

„The cost to companies from malware and “malicious insider”-related cyberattacks jumped +12 percent in 2018 and accounted for one-third of all cyberattack costs, according to new research published today by Accenture and the Ponemon Institute.“ src: helpnetsecurity.com logical consequence: stop […]

how to subscribe to rss feed vs newsletter
18.02.2019

rss feeds with Thunderbird (tested on version 60.6.4) provide you with a pretty convenient way to stay up to date on blog posts/site news. imho all sites should have an rss feed in a standardized format that people can subscribe […]

No more Music on Youtube! – Is article 13 destroying YouTube? – Artikel13 internet freedom sacrificed – result of influence of big establishment media Lobby in the EU – Wird Artikel 13 das internet zerstören? -Einfluss der Lobby großer Medienhäuser in EU deutlich spürbar
16.02.2019

Update: Article13 for North Stream 2 pipeline between Germany and Russia Mrs Reda (one of the last honest politicians out there, used to be in Pirate Party but now even advises to vote against it, because also in the Pirate […]