31Jul, 2009

iPhone and SMS hack – what does it mean?

Countless news articles are floating around about the iPhone and SMS hack. I will explain it here in “normal” terms and explain what all this means to you. IntroductionYesterday, Thursday 7/30/09, two security expert (also known as hackers), presented a way to hack an iPhone by sending it a specially made SMS (text) messages. This […]

30Jul, 2009

Following BlackHat from home – Day 1

If you did not know the biggest “hacker” conference is underway right now, BlackHat. Talks started today and end tomorrow followed by Defcon. Here is how I have been following along the action: Twitter search for #blackhat: Follow the #blackhat tag on Twitter for live tweeting and news on what is going on in BlackHat. […]

27Jul, 2009

Windows 7 RTM Services you can disable

My last post provides a list of ALL Windows 7 services for Windows 7 RTM Ultimate 64 bit. This post is shorter and lists the services you can disable without crashing the system. Please read all my warning from the last post before doing this! Here is what I have disabled and have a pretty […]