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  • Re: So... about that Heartbleed

    [quote user="aristurtle"][quote user="Buttembly Coder"] I like how they seemed to just chuck anything they could find that looked randomish into the RNG. [/quote]  I laughed at that first one hard enough that co-workers looked at me funny. Oh man. [/quote] You mean this commit? [quote user="cvs commit ...
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-22-2014
  • Re: The things people do for money...

    [quote user="El_Heffe"][quote user="skotl"]I particularly like the statement "Are there any restrictions to your use of OCS Inventory? The GNU GPL grants you the freedom to use the software for whatever purpose you see fit.", followed by a list of restrictions on what you can do with it.[/quote] That's the problem ...
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-22-2014
  • Re: Secure FTP access

    [quote user="Algorythmics"]My company has an FTP site for transferring large files to and from our customers (we deal in complex measurement data which gets big quite quickly, so email doesn't work). Write access to this FTP site is strictly controlled. No one is allowed access without being set up by IT. Access must be through ...
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-17-2014
  • Re: This.... from a bank.... I'm.... WTF?!

    [quote user="mahlerrd"][quote user="morbiuswilters"]So you'd be taking the output, xoring it with the next part of the password and then feeding that back in as a new key. That makes me really nervous.[/quote]  This just has the same feel as reusing a one time pad, doesn't it? Maybe it isn't - I'm ...
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-17-2014
  • Re: Smells like success!

    [quote user="HardwareGeek"][quote user="DaveK"][quote user="flabdablet"], , , , , ! , , , , , , , ! YES![/quote]I don't get mouse-hover alt-texts on the mobile browser I'm using right now, so I wouldn't have got that at all if the comment about the images being browser-scaled hadn't made me try ...
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-15-2014
  • Re: Smells like success!

    [quote user="flabdablet"], , , , , ! , , , , , , , ! YES![/quote]I don't get mouse-hover alt-texts on the mobile browser I'm using right now, so I wouldn't have got that at all if the comment about the images being browser-scaled hadn't made me try looking at one full size.
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-14-2014
  • Re: "Beta", eh? I can see that.

    [quote user="anonymous234"] [quote user="Shoreline"][quote user="El_Heffe"]... 000webhost.com... [/quote] TRWTF.[/quote] But it's "better than paid hosting"! Also I see they promise "Unlimited Disk Space" for $4.84/month... if only Dropbox, Google and Microsoft knew about those guys, ...
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-14-2014
  • Re: Smells like success!

    [quote user="El_Heffe"][quote user="martijntje"]Don't know why, but somehow I imagine that smelling like an old, sweaty guy.[/quote] [/quote]+1 internets.
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-14-2014
  • Re: A Celebration Of Windows XP: 2001-2014

    [quote user="oheso"][quote user="DaveK"]A hardware or driver bug is the only plausible explanation.[/quote]    On the contrary: a similarly plausible explanation is that his graphics sucked.[/quote] No, that is not plausible. Snooder described the laptop as 'moderately new'. It is not plausible that a ...
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-13-2014
  • Re: A Celebration Of Windows XP: 2001-2014

    [quote user="Snooder"][quote user="blakeyrat"][quote user="Snooder"]Except, my laptop wasn't broken.[/quote] Yes. Yes it was. This is like the opposite of the Linux thing, where Linux users put it on a laptop then go around crowing about how "everything works", then you ask, "what about ...
    Posted to "Side Bar" WTF (Forum) by DaveK on 04-13-2014
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