Jay Heiser

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When Was Your Last Login?

by Jay Heiser  |  June 7, 2011  |  1 Comment

Back in the days of modems and character-based terminals, it was a normal practice to provide information about the previous login as part of the login sequence. Its time for that past to return to the present.

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Yes, Virginia, industrial espionage is real

by Jay Heiser  |  January 27, 2010  |  Comments Off

Google’s January 12 blog about their apparently falling victim to a cyberattack of Chinese origin, a cyberonslaught which also targeted several dozen other commercial and defense corporations, has been thoroughly reported on, blogged, and discussed. There will undoubtedly be a lot of valuable lessons–if we ever learn what actually happened.  Hopefully, this will increase the [...]

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