I chat about old Science Fiction movies in the intro, speculating about which films my sons will feel have not stood the test of time.
Two intriguing stories in Security Alerts, this week. First, Brian Krebs wrote a retrospective about the leaves worm, one of the first to use use certain social engineering techniques and to amass a bot net for financial gain. And a couple of research give a taste of a wireless explout that they will present at Black Hat, this year.
The Hacker Word of the Week is hack mode.
In this week’s news, a camera zapper, a great talk on the psychology of probability estimation, disabling (at least partially) Windows Genuine Advantage, and Microsoft sets its sights on monopolizing robotics.
This week’s feature is another Inner Chapter, this time on Deep Hack Mode.