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S4 – Now or Never http://t.co/3QJyKrPQ

November 29, 2012

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Only 24 more hours left in the “Shopping for a new…

November 29, 2012

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Only 24 more hours left in the “Shopping for a new ISC2 Board Member” season. If you’re a #CISSP then do the right thing. #votedave

From: Slashdot – Longest US Space Mission Planned For 2015

November 29, 2012

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a quick re-post from Slashdot http://science.slashdot.org/story/12/11/27/2232243/longest-us-space-mission-planned-for-2015?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed Longest US Space Mission Planned For 2015 by Soulskill SchrodingerZ writes “Captain Scott Kelly, brother of former commander Mark Kelly, will embark on the United States’ longest manned space mission, set for 2015. Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko will spend an entire year on the orbiting International Space […]

From: Slashdot – How Do We Program Moral Machines?

November 29, 2012

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a quick re-post from Slashdot http://hardware.slashdot.org/story/12/11/27/1846209/how-do-we-program-moral-machines?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed How Do We Program Moral Machines? by Soulskill nicholast writes “If your driverless car is about to crash into a bus, should it veer off a bridge? NYU Prof. Gary Marcus has a good essay about the need to program ethics and morality into our future machines. Quoting: ‘Within […]

From: Slashdot – Amazon and Google Barred From UK Government Cloud

November 29, 2012

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a quick re-post from Slashdot http://yro.slashdot.org/story/12/11/28/0126200/amazon-and-google-barred-from-uk-government-cloud?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed Amazon and Google Barred From UK Government Cloud by Soulskill judgecorp writes “Amazon and Google both applied for a role in the U.K. government’s ‘G-Cloud’ for public services, but were rejected, a FOI request has revealed. It is most likely this was because of concerns about where data was […]

From: Infosec Reactions – Trying to exploit a sandboxed environment

November 29, 2012

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a quick re-post from Infosec Reactions http://securityreactions.tumblr.com/post/36806874808/trying-to-exploit-a-sandboxed-environment Trying to exploit a sandboxed environment by (author unknown) by 12knl

From: The Mac Security Blog – How to Securely Set Up Your New Mac

November 29, 2012

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a quick re-post from The Mac Security Blog http://www.intego.com/mac-security-blog/how-to-securely-set-up-your-new-mac/ How to Securely Set Up Your New Mac by Lysa Myers Congratulations! You’re the proud owner of a brand new, shiny Mac. Now it’s time to set it up so that it’s secure before you start filling it with all sorts of fun documents, music, and […]

From: Infosec Reactions – Someone tells me they just passed the Security+ certification

November 29, 2012

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a quick re-post from Infosec Reactions http://securityreactions.tumblr.com/post/36736610675/someone-tells-me-they-just-passed-the-security Someone tells me they just passed the Security+ certification by (author unknown) by @joshdustin

From: Schneier on Security – The Psychology of IT Security Trade-offs

November 29, 2012

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a quick re-post from Schneier on Security http://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2012/11/the_psychology_6.html The Psychology of IT Security Trade-offs by (author unknown) Good article. I agree with the conclusion that the solution isn’t to convince people to make better choices, but to change the IT architecture so that it’s easier to make better choices….

From: Securosis Highlights – Incite 11/28/2012: Meet the Masters

November 29, 2012

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a quick re-post from Securosis Highlights https://securosis.com/blog/incite-11-28-2012-meet-the-masters Incite 11/28/2012: Meet the Masters by (author unknown) I am not a car guy. Nor do I need an ostentatious house with all sorts of fancy things in it. Give me a comfortable place to sleep, a big TV, and fast Internet and I’m pretty content. That said, […]