Tag: hacking

Re-reading some good books

So at the moment I’ve re-read Counting from Zero and I’m on to Returning to Zero. I’d forgotten what good books they are, even if there are now moments of deja vu that make me wonder why the protagonist takes so long to figure some things out. It’s better written than most hacking stories –…
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2022-01-02 0

Site compromise, meet sextortion scams

Like I presume any WordPress site, this site sees a constant volume of brute force and complex unauthorised login attempts. And like pretty much anyone with an email address and history on the internet, my credentials have turned up in data breaches, and hence found their way to sextortion scammers. I normally only occasionally glance…
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2020-06-06 0