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11/25/2016
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John Klossner
John Klossner
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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

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Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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11/25/2016 | 5:18:30 PM
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"I know the IT guy has access to our emails, but does he have to rub it in?"
Benefiter
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Benefiter,
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11/28/2016 | 9:51:52 AM
jjdoylecomcast
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jjdoylecomcast,
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11/28/2016 | 12:53:41 PM
Cartoon Santa
Not enough qualified cybersecurity professionals, we had to bring in the Big Guy to help out for the holidays
scooterx8250
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scooterx8250,
User Rank: Strategist
11/28/2016 | 7:04:13 AM
Progress
Apparently it's all Amazon and drones for delivery this year.
KarlK136
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KarlK136,
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11/28/2016 | 1:32:10 PM
Naughty
He thought he could avoid whale phishing by checking his email down here.
bgeisler913
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bgeisler913,
User Rank: Strategist
11/28/2016 | 2:22:59 PM
Caption Contest
"Hi Cindy, who is the new guy?" "I don't know Ted, he is probably just here for the holidays" "I should probably check his credentials, to make sure he isn't being naughty"
rreynolds2118
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rreynolds2118,
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11/28/2016 | 3:37:29 PM
Santa
Someone should tell the new guy that this is order fulfillment only, we don't actually deliver!
BlakeK525
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BlakeK525,
User Rank: Apprentice
11/28/2016 | 3:40:39 PM
Who's the new guy
Hey, you guys know the contractors- we just figured he dropped in ! Doesn't say much but sure gets crumbs on the keyboard !
jc2it
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jc2it,
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11/28/2016 | 4:57:46 PM
Naughty or Nice
"Novembeard is getting a bit out of hand."
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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11/28/2016 | 7:11:02 PM
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"He's here to install RHEL."
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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11/28/2016 | 7:12:14 PM
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"The new guy's okay, but he got pretty angry when someone at the cookies in the breakroom with his name on them."
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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11/28/2016 | 7:16:31 PM
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"He's making a listserv and checking it twice."
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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11/28/2016 | 7:17:50 PM
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"I don't know about you, but I'm getting pretty sick of these H1-B Visas."
Kmdean80
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Kmdean80,
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11/28/2016 | 9:30:40 PM
Caption for comic
It looks like Everyone is getting what they want this year.....Someone Posted Santas Credit card info online
PaulT566
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PaulT566,
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11/29/2016 | 10:56:24 AM
Santa at the helpdesk
Apparently there is a cyber war on Christmas and Santa wants to do his part.
scnaseba
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scnaseba,
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11/29/2016 | 5:23:56 PM

"He sees you when your sleeping, he knows when you're awake"
"Yeah... these IoT breaches are getting intense"
scnaseba
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scnaseba,
User Rank: Apprentice
11/29/2016 | 5:24:41 PM
caption
"He sees you when your sleeping, he knows when you're awake"
"Yeah... these IoT breaches are getting intense"
Y-not!
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Y-not!,
User Rank: Strategist
11/30/2016 | 10:28:02 AM
New algorithm
We've implemented a new "naughty or nice" algorithm based on social media feeds.

There are going to be lots of dissapointed children this year...
gmadden
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gmadden,
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11/30/2016 | 11:32:45 AM
Browser History
Ever since Santa got a job with the NSA, more and more people have been getting coal.
Meleon42
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Meleon42,
User Rank: Strategist
11/30/2016 | 1:16:54 PM
privacy acts affect eveything
Now that kids are texting Santa their wishlist, Santa has to be COPA compliant. We agreed to allow him to use a secured system...you know, so ECorp gets off the naughty list.
mathmania
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mathmania,
User Rank: Apprentice
11/30/2016 | 4:03:36 PM
On-time Deliverables
The new guys swears he'll have the project delivered by the 25th.
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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11/30/2016 | 6:22:28 PM
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"I think this is a sign that most of us NSA analysts are about to be laid off."
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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11/30/2016 | 6:36:54 PM
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"Sure, he's fun to have around, but we really should get back to our roots and hire that guy who applied ages ago."
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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11/30/2016 | 6:38:40 PM
g (Data Protection)
"Yeah, but what if we have an outage?  At least Jesus saves."
Joe Stanganelli
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11/30/2016 | 6:39:47 PM
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"I need to file an HR complaint.  The new guy just asked me to sit on his lap."
Romrix
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Romrix,
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11/30/2016 | 11:25:02 PM
Winning comment.

Every year he checks his lists and every year he uses my terminal.
He only picks mine because my name is Rudolph. I just wish he'd quit honking my nose.

ThomasW452
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ThomasW452,
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12/1/2016 | 8:16:26 AM
Identity theft protection
The new guys taking his Identity theft protection to a whole new level
Cerber 5
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Cerber 5,
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12/6/2016 | 3:42:14 PM
Caption
Experienced reindeers wanted
MichaelK80202
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MichaelK80202,
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12/1/2016 | 11:51:25 AM
Name That Toon - Santa
Looks like we are going to  have to update our 2Factor auth to something other than facial scans!
Kristendean80
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Kristendean80,
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12/1/2016 | 3:35:51 PM
comic caption
"Rudolph...Blitzen...Donner....One of you has to be the password!"
MantraMan
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MantraMan,
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12/2/2016 | 1:50:50 AM
Santa Deguise
Larry, from network security, has a more profound disguise every month.
fitzstep
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fitzstep,
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12/2/2016 | 9:54:56 AM
cartoon caption
Legal scared off the whistle blower who had that cubicle before. This one -- I think he's more of a bell-ringer.
Joe Stanganelli
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12/5/2016 | 11:58:48 AM
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"The new IT guy won't let me put 'CHRIST' back in my password."
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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12/5/2016 | 12:01:07 PM
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"He says it's just 'stocking stuffing,' but I think we're in the middle of a DDoS attack."
nosmo_king
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nosmo_king,
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12/6/2016 | 12:55:49 PM
Caption
"He made a list, checked it twice, and now he wants to post it on Instagram"
MADJEN2
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MADJEN2,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/6/2016 | 1:17:38 PM
Caption
He's just another contractor.
mugsprt
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mugsprt,
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12/6/2016 | 1:21:34 PM
Caption
"Thank God for Cyber Monday sales."
Thorn12
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Thorn12,
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12/7/2016 | 9:24:57 AM
Santa's Checklist
He's checking the darkweb twice to find out who's been naughty than nice. 
Thorn12
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Thorn12,
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12/7/2016 | 9:27:32 AM
Scrooge
"Merry Cybermas, ya filty scammer"
bitcointel
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bitcointel,
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12/7/2016 | 11:05:35 AM
Cartoon
"We heard that Billy Bob Thornton took his job at the mall."
wiesenh
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wiesenh,
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12/7/2016 | 11:27:32 AM
Caption
Ever since drone shipping he's had time to moonlight for extra cash.
ChrisGlitz
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ChrisGlitz,
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12/7/2016 | 12:19:02 PM
SANTA SCAN
"I'm still trying to determine who ran that christmas tree scan on our network"
ChrisGlitz
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ChrisGlitz,
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12/7/2016 | 12:21:10 PM
COOKIES
"Yeah, my cookies were deleted too!!"
Scubamunda1
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12/7/2016 | 4:07:16 PM
Naughty or Nice
"Says his name is Claus. I'm not buying it. That beard doesn't look real... "
dritchie
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dritchie,
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12/7/2016 | 4:46:16 PM
Name that Toon
So...are we supposed to be the elves or the reindeer?
ANON1248968898543
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ANON1248968898543,
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12/8/2016 | 11:05:08 AM
Name That Toon: Naughty or Nice
Our new network security system is so good, Santa has to come here to check our browser histories.
dspyros
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dspyros,
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12/8/2016 | 12:43:43 PM
New guy...
I heard the new guy has already submitted is vacation request for the entire last week of December and he's not returning until mid January!
Salamander711
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12/8/2016 | 2:06:33 PM
Cyber Santa
"Whenever someone gets coffee he adds us to the naughty list... I think he's checking our browser histories"
SS7SPC
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SS7SPC,
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12/8/2016 | 2:12:08 PM
Naughty or Nice
He is checking his visa status to fly in to the US. Apparently he was denied entry after disagreeing with Mr Trump's wish list on twitter
SangP927
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12/8/2016 | 4:44:17 PM
Busy Holiday Season
Everyone has to work through the Holidays this year...even Santa!
gleduc921
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12/8/2016 | 5:24:09 PM
Naughty or Nice
He's subcontracted the elves to Amazon Prime.
KarmenJ238
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12/8/2016 | 7:26:37 PM
He should have learned OO
"Yeah, I was telling him that if he'd coded his list with "Naughty" and "Nice" objects years ago, he wouldn't have to work overtime like this each year"
RiniMT
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12/9/2016 | 5:00:03 AM
Name That Toon: Naughty or Nice
Time to browse today's weather and traffic before my I take off with my Reindeers to the naughty and nice! 
Shantaram
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12/10/2016 | 7:38:12 AM
IP: 192.168.0.1 - 192.168.1.1
This is nice post. Thanks to the author for sharing with us !  
sydlexia
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sydlexia,
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12/11/2016 | 6:42:06 PM
caption

"apparently he second guessed Waze and ended up lost...  

..been submitting map edits all day."

sydlexia
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sydlexia,
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12/11/2016 | 6:53:41 PM
caption
Google Search: High altitude drone jammer same day delivery
sydlexia
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sydlexia,
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12/11/2016 | 8:06:03 PM
caption
Witness Protection in a sharing economy.
ErnieC260
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ErnieC260,
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12/12/2016 | 9:40:48 AM
Name that toon: Naoughty or Nice
He had to come in here to use Amazon to catch up his orders (and get free shipping).  The eleves and reindeer just can't handle the entire world by themselves any more.
lukerteam
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12/12/2016 | 4:04:54 PM
Name That Toon
He's using the Dark Web again.....
ClaJones
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ClaJones,
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12/12/2016 | 6:17:55 PM
Naughty or Nice
"Not quite sure, but he asked me what a Bitcoin was and where to insert it?"
rayray2016
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12/12/2016 | 9:27:53 PM
Twenty Motion
damn too late, the contest is over
Marilyn Cohodas
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12/13/2016 | 9:24:12 AM
Re: damn too late, the contest is over
Still plenty of time to enter! The contest closes Jan 2!
rayray2016
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rayray2016,
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12/13/2016 | 12:48:52 PM
rayray2016
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rayray2016,
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12/13/2016 | 12:49:00 PM
redhat91
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redhat91,
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12/13/2016 | 10:47:53 AM
Google Santa
He is trying to find ways to avoid Google's Santa tracker.
jdiscover
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jdiscover,
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12/13/2016 | 10:57:25 AM
He's putting in a bid for Trump Force One
He's putting in a bid for Trump Force One
rayray2016
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rayray2016,
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12/13/2016 | 12:59:23 PM
The Tao Of Badass Reviews Que
Very helpful article
rayray2016
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rayray2016,
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12/13/2016 | 1:01:16 PM
The Tao Of Badass Reviews Que
Very helpful article
thomas.thompson74
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12/13/2016 | 2:08:31 PM
Cartoon caption
Hmmm. One more for the naughty list. Gotta love social media!

 
jdbrazelton
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12/14/2016 | 11:53:04 AM
cartoon caption
As our new cybersecurity analyst he is examining each packet whether it's naughty or nice.
michael.dodd
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12/14/2016 | 12:47:11 PM
Naughty or Nice
Santa said he personally wanted to help us close the backlog of Naughty or Nice dispute tickets before the 25th
jehall6
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12/14/2016 | 4:29:52 PM
Cartoon Caption
I see the red team is conducting network assessments again!
jhelms392
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12/16/2016 | 12:56:58 PM
Security Audit Social Engineering
No, I am certain. There have been no strangers in the work area.
ItinerantYankee
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User Rank: Apprentice
12/16/2016 | 2:25:26 PM
Re: Pending Review
Labor dispute...
KarthikS698
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KarthikS698,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/23/2016 | 11:32:23 PM
Re: Pending Review
Digital Santa
ScottSchweitzer
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12/18/2016 | 8:55:59 PM
Cartoon Caption
We found security issues with his website, but the elves are too busy this time of year to fix them.
rayray2016
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12/18/2016 | 10:36:01 PM
Twenty Motion
very good post
WilliamG441
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WilliamG441,
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12/19/2016 | 9:15:19 AM
Naughty or Nice
He's testing 3D printing.  The elves are worried.
WilliamG441
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WilliamG441,
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12/19/2016 | 9:15:44 AM
Naughty or Nice
He's testing 3D printing.  The elves are worried.
tomrb08
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12/21/2016 | 10:26:18 AM
Making his list....using IoT hacking.
"We finally figured out who was behind all the IoT device hacking..."
WilliamSlater
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WilliamSlater,
User Rank: Strategist
12/21/2016 | 11:24:40 AM
Santa and the NSA
Wow!  These NSA Surveillance Programs make it easier than ever to see who's Naughty & Nice.  Ho! Ho! Ho! Thanks, NSA!
bdmeyer
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12/21/2016 | 12:39:55 PM
Visit from HR
All he knows is naughty, or nice. I can't work with such a closed minded clause.
Airs2016
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12/21/2016 | 7:41:56 PM
Naughty or nice
" He always dresses like that when he's conducting our performance reviews..."
YamBag
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YamBag,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/23/2016 | 2:55:32 AM
The Naughty Programmer
Susan stared at her boss in shock over the news it was their last day due to departmental outsourcing. Larry, having had a heads up decided to dress for his next gig. Eddy, the naughtiest of the bunch, puts the finishing touches on his logic bomb.
Joe Stanganelli
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12/24/2016 | 6:54:32 PM
another
"They brought him in to do end-of-year performance reviews.  His specialty is figuring out if you've been bad or good."
Joe Stanganelli
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12/24/2016 | 6:57:34 PM
and another
"Hey, do you know who ate all the cookies in the break room?"
andgeny
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andgeny,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/28/2016 | 2:13:07 AM
Even Santa Drinks Starbucks
Even Santa Drinks Starbucks
shineab321
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shineab321,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/28/2016 | 6:59:09 AM
Naughty or Nice
A: Hey buddy, who is codding for you?

B: It's (my) secret (santa).
gcfulcher
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1/4/2017 | 10:18:37 AM
Re: Pending Review
Bah! Codebug!
shineab321
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User Rank: Apprentice
12/28/2016 | 6:59:09 AM
Naughty or Nice
A: Hey buddy, who is codding for you?

B: It's (my) secret (santa).
musclemachines7
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musclemachines7,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/28/2016 | 11:14:13 AM
Naughty or Nice
Hey Alice, download all Santas passcodes, and codes on all electronic gifts. 

Sure Mr Snowden getting right on it!
benn3012
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benn3012,
User Rank: Strategist
12/29/2016 | 10:23:30 AM
Hating Change
I was happier when we made toys and the big guy wasn't in the workshop.
CarolS570
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CarolS570,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/31/2016 | 12:44:03 PM
Name that Toon
Social Engineering:1   Physical Security: 0
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
12/31/2016 | 12:46:02 PM
r
"They just moved his office from the roof."
CarolS570
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CarolS570,
User Rank: Apprentice
12/31/2016 | 12:47:02 PM
Name that Toon Redux
"Looks like the red team won again."
PaulV236
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PaulV236,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/3/2017 | 6:46:10 PM
Caption for Naught or Nice
"Our new User & Entity Behavioral Analytics Expert keeps yelling "Naughty!" at the screen .. " 
Marilyn Cohodas
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User Rank: Strategist
1/4/2017 | 8:55:15 AM
Re: Caption for Naught or Nice
Caption contest is coming to a close! But you still have time to submit something and win an Amazon gift card!

 
WilliamR980
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WilliamR980,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/5/2017 | 9:51:22 AM
Caption Contest
"New QA engineer.  Checking everything twice."
KerryL293
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KerryL293,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/5/2017 | 3:01:55 PM
Caption
He says he'll work 364 nights a year and we get to pay him in milk and cookies!
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
1/5/2017 | 6:22:11 PM
bt
"He's busy adding nodes beneath the tree."
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
1/5/2017 | 6:23:47 PM
lu
"No, I think he's just a UNIX programmer."
LK2012
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LK2012,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/6/2017 | 10:03:46 AM
Elf Monitoring
With this new insider threat tool I can keep tabs on what the elves are doing in the off-season!!
reggicat
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reggicat,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/6/2017 | 10:20:16 AM
Naughty or Nice
His stats are completely unacceptable. He keeps verifying everything twice.
Bill in MD
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Bill in MD,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/6/2017 | 10:59:48 AM
Caption
I don't think Bob takes his Red Team job seriously.
SeanP20101
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SeanP20101,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/9/2017 | 6:59:57 PM
Malware Christmas!
Have you met the new SOC Engineer.  Driving me nuts.  He keeps saying, "Whoa Oh Ho, Maaaaaalware Missed Us.  Malware Missed Us, everybody!"
XanderC027
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XanderC027,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/10/2017 | 12:26:44 PM
"The new guy..."
"The new guy calls me 'Blitzen' and just sits there watching reindeer porn all day..."
EnzoP200
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EnzoP200,
User Rank: Apprentice
1/16/2017 | 11:43:33 AM
Cartoon Caption
There's an intruder on our network. Uses the name [email protected] Klau5.
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PUBLISHED: 2019-10-14
Centreon 19.04 allows attackers to execute arbitrary OS commands via the Command Line field of main.php?p=60807&type=4 (aka the Configuration > Commands > Discovery screen).
CVE-2019-17539
PUBLISHED: 2019-10-14
In FFmpeg before 4.2, avcodec_open2 in libavcodec/utils.c allows a NULL pointer dereference and possibly unspecified other impact when there is no valid close function pointer.