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National Registry Of WI-FI Connections

There are many cyber threats that we face in today's ever evolving internet. One of those threats, that has not received a lot of attention, is the growing number of Wi-Fi hotspots that millions of cell phones connect to daily.

Twitter is fighting back

Twitter seems to have taken on a more responsive role in its recent actions by implementing a verification step for Tor users (Tor allows its users to anonymously communicate over the internet) in

twitter fights back

The ghosts of bugs past

Recently the team at Qualys uncovered an exploitable Library in (glibc) by using a buffer overflow (CVE-2015-0235). There are some limitations on the vulnerability in that only a limited number of characters can be written back to the calling function, but they did successfully create and execute an exploit against an Exim mail server.

ghost vulnerability

Bad Bot IPs

The following is a list of IPs that ignore robot.txt that I have collected over the past year or so. - GET - HTTP/1.1 - Friday, November 15th 2013 @ 00:51:30 - Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; SolomonoBot/1.05; +http/wwwsolomonoru) - GET - HTTP/1.1 - Sunday, November 17th 2013 @ 03:15:09 - Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; zh-CN; )  Firefox/; 360Spider - GET - HTTP/1.1 - Sunday, November 17th 2013 @ 08:05:09 - Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1)


Linear Encryption Program


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Memphis Business Journal

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 16:01
Michael Sheffield
The Lilly Co. has acquired Toyota Materials Handling of Alabama. Toyota Materials Handling of Alabama is headquartered in Irondale and was the servicing dealership for the Toyota brand of forklifts and material handling equipment. In addition to the Irondale location, TMH has three other branches in Alabama, including Montgomery, Mobile and Dothan. The acquisition was completed April 1. Before the acquisition, The Lilly Co. had six Toyota branch locations and four Clark locations, including Birmingham,…

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 15:01
Ed Arnold
The recently announced mortgage-related settlement hit First Horizon National Corp.'s (NYSE:FHN) earnings in the first quarter. First Tennessee Bank's parent company reported a net loss of $76.7 million Friday morning. Without the $212.5 million cash payment First Horizon agreed to pay the U.S. government to settle allegations of mortgage-lending violations dating back to 2008, first quarter profit would have been $41.8 million. The settlement of $212.5 million is between First Tennessee and the…

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 14:35
Ed Arnold
The state unemployment rate ticked down to its lowest level since the summer of 2008. The Tennessee Labor & Workforce Development announced that the state's preliminary unemployment rate was 6.3 percent. The rate for February stands at 6.6 percent. That's the lowest level since May 2008, when the state rate was 6.1 percent. The biggest gains were in the health care and social assistance industries, which added an estimated 1,600 jobs in March. The biggest losses were in the transportation, trade…

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 14:33
Michael Sheffield
Three cardiologists at Sutherland Cardiology Clinic have incorporated a new device into heart surgery. Keith Anderson, James Litzow and Claro Diaz implanted the CardioMEMS HF System, which is an FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device into a William Brown, a two-year cardiac patient, during a procedure performed at Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital. The CardioMEMS HF system has been proven to significantly reduce hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart failure. It…

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 11:35
Carla Caldwell
The Randstad U.S. Employee Confidence Index reached 62.3 in first quarter 2015, the highest figure reported since the survey's inception in the third quarter of 2004. The index is calculated from the results of an online survey conducted for Atlanta-based Randstad U.S. by Harris Poll. The index measures employed workers' perceptions regarding the overall strength of the economy, availability of jobs, confidence in current employer and their ability to find a new job, Randstad said. The index's…

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WMCTV5 - Local News

  • Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 06:41
    Chicago police have shot and killed a man in the city's South Shore neighborhood after officers said he pointed a gun at them.

  • Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 03:38
    A natural gas pipeline explosion at a California sheriff's gun range shot flames well over 100 feet into the air, left 11 people injured and brought traffic on a busy highway to a halt, authorities and witnesses said.

  • Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 02:00
    A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made Michigan billionaire whose philanthropy and business success - including weaving the enclosed shopping mall into American culture - was clouded by a criminal conviction late in his career,...

  • Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 00:37
    Bob Burks
    Two people were shot in Hazlehurst around 9:40 Friday evening and the suspect is still at large.

  • Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 00:00
    Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards, defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic performance.