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[technopast] DMR & John McCarthy ~ C & A.I.

Posted in AbhishekKr, history & technology with tags , , , , , , on November 14, 2011 by abhishekkr

@ technopast.blogspot.com

[27-October-2011]

Dennis Ritchie (dmr) lived:1941:2011

[31-October-2011]

John McCarthy (jmc) lived:1927-2011

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[technopast] Social Engineering : an old real case; courtesy: Art Of Deception

Posted in Blogroll, history & technology, security with tags , , , , on January 19, 2011 by abhishekkr

@ technopast.blogspot.com [18/Jan/2011]

http://technopast.blogspot.com/2011/01/social-engineering-old-real-case.html

Social Engineering : an old real case [courtesy: Art Of Deception]

Its a real incident of Social Engineering, in 1978 ‘Stanley Mark Rifkin’ was working under contract for ‘Security Pacific’. He was there to develop a backup system for wire-room system’s data. This role gave him authorities to access all transfer procedures. He knew bank officers were authorized to order wire transfer where they had a closely guarded ‘daily code’ to use while calling the wire-transfer room.

…click here to read full blog-post

[tekwalk] sometimes dumbest try hits hardest, our lovely ‘Port Scan’

Posted in Blogroll, history & technology, security with tags , , , , on January 19, 2011 by abhishekkr

@ tekwalk.blogspot.com [17/Jan/2011]

http://tekwalk.blogspot.com/2011/01/security-sometimes-dumbest-try-hits.html

[security] sometimes dumbest try hits hardest, our lovely ‘Port Scan’

even the………….
almost every Network Techie knows its importance and ways to secure them,
still everyone does leave a gap or even if no gap is left… its too hard to make network services hide their basic instincts and leave no trace…
…click here to read full blog-post

[technopast.blogspot.com] Some old Computer Quotes, which still ROCK #p1

Posted in Blogroll, history & technology with tags , , , , , , , , , on September 2, 2010 by abhishekkr

@ technopast.blogspot.com [01/June/2010]

http://technopast.blogspot.com/2010/06/some-old-computer-quotes-which-still.html

Some old Computer Quotes which still rock Part#1
“Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don’t let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.”
–Clifford Stoll {a US astronomer and Author}
“Never trust a computer you can’t throw out a window.”
–Steve Wozniak {CoFounder of Apple Inc.} …click here to read full BlogPost