Endpoint //

Authentication

3/26/2014
02:00 PM
John Klossner
John Klossner
Cartoon Contest
100%
0%

Strong Passwords

John Klossner has been drawing technology cartoons for more than 15 years. His work regularly appears in Computerworld and Federal Computer Week. His illustrations and cartoons have also been published in The New Yorker, Barron's, and The Wall Street Journal. Web site: ... View Full Bio

Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Comments
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
Comenclater
50%
50%
Comenclater,
User Rank: Apprentice
5/21/2014 | 5:51:03 PM
Re: Ah!
I use password manager Sticky Password (http://blogen.stickypassword.com/creating-strong-passwords-with-sticky-password/) . It acilitates my life.
rhartung528
50%
50%
rhartung528,
User Rank: Apprentice
4/8/2014 | 1:08:47 PM
Ah!
So how long can it take to enter your password?
Marilyn Cohodas
50%
50%
Marilyn Cohodas,
User Rank: Strategist
4/7/2014 | 12:24:32 PM
Re: Almost too good...
Very funny @BurnsieUK! :-)
BurnsieUK
50%
50%
BurnsieUK,
User Rank: Apprentice
4/7/2014 | 11:37:22 AM
Re: Almost too good...
By the time we need to decode them a computer the size of a planet will be able to do it in an instant.

 
Sara Peters
100%
0%
Sara Peters,
User Rank: Author
3/26/2014 | 8:58:05 PM
Almost too good...
Hahahaaaa. Hilarious. It does make me wonder though... how much of today will be forever lost to history, because wonderful security and/or speedy obsolescence of digital media will render most of life indecipherable?
Marilyn Cohodas
50%
50%
Marilyn Cohodas,
User Rank: Strategist
3/26/2014 | 8:54:46 PM
Love the cartoon!
Nice touch. Are those glyphs encrypted?
Secure Wifi Hijacked by KRACK Vulns in WPA2
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer,  10/16/2017
Why Security Leaders Can't Afford to Be Just 'Left-Brained'
Bill Bradley, SVP, Cyber Engineering and Technical Services, CenturyLink,  10/17/2017
Game Change: Meet the Mach37 Fall Startups
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,  10/18/2017
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon Contest
Current Issue
Security Vulnerabilities: The Next Wave
Just when you thought it was safe, researchers have unveiled a new round of IT security flaws. Is your enterprise ready?
Flash Poll
New Best Practices for Secure App Development
New Best Practices for Secure App Development
The transition from DevOps to SecDevOps is combining with the move toward cloud computing to create new challenges - and new opportunities - for the information security team. Download this report, to learn about the new best practices for secure application development.
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2017-0290
Published: 2017-05-09
NScript in mpengine in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine with Engine Version before 1.1.13704.0, as used in Windows Defender and other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (type confusion and application crash) via crafted JavaScript code within ...

CVE-2016-10369
Published: 2017-05-08
unixsocket.c in lxterminal through 0.3.0 insecurely uses /tmp for a socket file, allowing a local user to cause a denial of service (preventing terminal launch), or possibly have other impact (bypassing terminal access control).

CVE-2016-8202
Published: 2017-05-08
A privilege escalation vulnerability in Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products running Brocade Fabric OS (FOS) releases earlier than v7.4.1d and v8.0.1b could allow an authenticated attacker to elevate the privileges of user accounts accessing the system via command line interface. With affected version...

CVE-2016-8209
Published: 2017-05-08
Improper checks for unusual or exceptional conditions in Brocade NetIron 05.8.00 and later releases up to and including 06.1.00, when the Management Module is continuously scanned on port 22, may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (crash and reload) of the management module.

CVE-2017-0890
Published: 2017-05-08
Nextcloud Server before 11.0.3 is vulnerable to an inadequate escaping leading to a XSS vulnerability in the search module. To be exploitable a user has to write or paste malicious content into the search dialogue.