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The DDOS Attack on Meetup.com Journal

The following is a personal account of how I survived the DDOS (distributed denial-of-service attack) on Meetup.com last week (Feb. 27th – March 3rd). Most techies, depending on their line of work, may feel isolated when staring at a computer screen all day. A quick, legal remedy for isolation is Meetup.com, a website that offers […]

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Internet Security in the News

This is worrying news.  Me, the anonymous writer of this blog post here is a Yahoo Mail user, and apparently they just got hacked and over four hundred thousand accounts were compromised using basic hacking techniques.  The results of the hack were posted on a public hacking website at proof that it could be done […]

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True security achieved!

Extreme? Maybe not. Just sit and search how to hack an email password… and done! Every year more and more people suffer due to email hacking and password cracking. Don’t make it easy on hackers. If you must, change it every so often. And please please please, don’t write down the password you use for […]

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