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Tractor Hacking

Tractor Hacking

Motherboard takes a look into the now common practice that many of America’s farmers are getting into, Tractor Hacking. To avoid the draconian locks that John Deere puts on the tractors they buy, farmers throughout America’s heartland have started hacking their equipment with firmware that’s cracked in Eastern Europe and […]

Distributed Denial of Service Attacks: Four Best Practices for Prevention and Response

Distributed Denial of Service Attacks: Four Best Practices for Prevention and Response

Good read on new DDoS methods and response from Carnegie Mellon. “We have recently seen more sophisticated attacks, such as the recent Dyn attack. As IEEE Spectrum recently reported, “Attacking a DNS or a content delivery provider such as Dyn or Akamai in this manner gives hackers the ability to […]