Dark Reading is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Comments
Write A Caption & Win A Prize
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
<<   <   Page 3 / 14   >   >>
F4R4D4YDC414
50%
50%
F4R4D4YDC414,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/16/2016 | 2:28:34 AM
Re: Cartoon Caption
Contest cloed, and "planetext" already submitted
CyberG07
0%
100%
CyberG07,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/11/2016 | 10:42:55 PM
Cartoon Caption
"I guess I can see how you thought I meant plane-text"
nortally
100%
0%
nortally,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/10/2016 | 5:33:05 PM
Write a Caption & Win A Prize
Enter it quick, the plane towing the keyboard flies by to hide it in 30 seconds!
FD3
100%
0%
FD3,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/10/2016 | 2:04:53 PM
Cartoon Caption
Now, I just have to wait for the carrier pigeon to bring me my username. And the IT department said I couldn't implement two factor authenication.
chronomorpheus
100%
0%
chronomorpheus,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/10/2016 | 9:27:03 AM
Cartoon Caption
No that's not it, ok try .... 747
KenM684
50%
50%
KenM684,
User Rank: Strategist
3/8/2016 | 2:56:31 PM
The anger passwords engender
I wish someone would do a large scale study to figure out why we get so angry about having to use user ID's and passwords. There are times when I swear someone is about to get violent over having made repeated, unsuccesful attempts to access something only to be denied due to "incorrect information". Certainly people have damaged equipment--their own as well as work equipment--in frustration at having been denied.

"But I know my user name and password!! What is wrong with this effin computer???!!!" The frustrated user will exclaim--with a look of psychotic anger emblazened on their face.

Now, times that by however many users you have in an office and you can feel the nightmare grow. Sometimes getting something fixed isn't just about making things work properly: sometimes it's a necessity in order to avoid great bodily injury.

It can get downright scary.

 
bokiruu0
0%
100%
bokiruu0,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/8/2016 | 2:53:42 PM
Wirte A caption & Win A prize
"Is your password on everyones radar?"
KenM684
50%
50%
KenM684,
User Rank: Strategist
3/8/2016 | 2:30:45 PM
Re: caption
Is it a G?
talk2debra
67%
33%
talk2debra,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/7/2016 | 8:31:03 AM
Cartoon Caption
This is taking the "password on a stickie note" to a whole new level.
hewenthatway
0%
100%
hewenthatway,
User Rank: Strategist
3/5/2016 | 1:28:40 AM
photo caption
I don't care if you think it's "insecure", Bob.  These user password drones are going to be the future, you'll see.
<<   <   Page 3 / 14   >   >>


Stop Defending Everything
Kevin Kurzawa, Senior Information Security Auditor,  2/12/2020
Small Business Security: 5 Tips on How and Where to Start
Mike Puglia, Chief Strategy Officer at Kaseya,  2/13/2020
Architectural Analysis IDs 78 Specific Risks in Machine-Learning Systems
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer,  2/13/2020
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon
Current Issue
6 Emerging Cyber Threats That Enterprises Face in 2020
This Tech Digest gives an in-depth look at six emerging cyber threats that enterprises could face in 2020. Download your copy today!
Flash Poll
How Enterprises Are Developing and Maintaining Secure Applications
How Enterprises Are Developing and Maintaining Secure Applications
The concept of application security is well known, but application security testing and remediation processes remain unbalanced. Most organizations are confident in their approach to AppSec, although others seem to have no approach at all. Read this report to find out more.
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2014-2228
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
The XStream extension in HP Fortify SCA before 2.2 RC3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unsafe deserialization of XML messages.
CVE-2014-2727
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
The STARTTLS implementation in MailMarshal before 7.2 allows plaintext command injection.
CVE-2015-2104
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
** REJECT ** DO NOT USE THIS CANDIDATE NUMBER. ConsultIDs: none. Reason: This candidate was withdrawn by its CNA. Further investigation showed that it was not a security issue. Notes: none.
CVE-2014-3622
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
Use-after-free vulnerability in the add_post_var function in the Posthandler component in PHP 5.6.x before 5.6.1 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by leveraging a third-party filter extension that accesses a certain ksep value.
CVE-2016-10000
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
Insufficient type checks were employed prior to casting input data in SimpleXMLElement_exportNode and simplexml_import_dom. This issue affects HHVM versions prior to 3.9.5, all versions between 3.10.0 and 3.12.3 (inclusive), and all versions between 3.13.0 and 3.14.1 (inclusive).