August 29th, 2005 12:12 AM
April 12th, 2005 02:56 PM
Majority of the ATMs in the US now only print 3-5 numbers of the card number after a transaction, alot of merchants do this as well. I can't comment on the UK...
Black, Banks can monitor...
October 22nd, 2004 09:24 PM
I would have to jump to the conclusion that some skiddieot found a ping of death program and decided to try it out.
October 22nd, 2004 09:00 PM
I didn't say it couldn't I said it never has been :P atleast none that I've ever messed with. If OS/400 was actually more accessable to the public I would assume someone would create a virus for it...
October 22nd, 2004 08:41 PM
Lots of people know about AS/400s. Programming on an AS/400 however is a different story, as/400 programmers range in the 40-70 year old range there's not a big group of them hitting the market...
October 22nd, 2004 04:44 PM
littlenick I never said it will never be hacked, I said it has never been hacked nor has it ever been compromised by an internal or external force. AS/400's have been around for about 16 or so years...
October 21st, 2004 08:31 PM
Ahh I misunderstood, xmadd is correct in regards to the storing of the information.. I didn't read the part about storing it on a webserver database. I figured it would be comon knowledge to store...
October 21st, 2004 07:00 PM
Your remark about hacking a bank is misguided. No AS/400 has ever been hacked. Hackers have various different ways to get someones credit card number from looking in trash cans, picking up receipts,...
October 20th, 2004 08:42 PM
Storing credit card numbers is completely legal and widely used by businesses, if you've ever been to Wal-Mart in the past 10 years then they have your credit card number on file. It's not a matter...
October 20th, 2004 06:22 PM
This is a post from a fellow fvwm lover as myself who fairly sums up my feelings about FVWM and why reinvent the wheel :)
fvwm is incredible, every tiny detail is configurable and...
October 19th, 2004 07:02 PM
College and Personal Experimentation
Security is an ongoing subject to learn.
October 19th, 2004 05:26 PM
Major Security hole
Please put a password on the user 'bin' if you are running QNX 4.25
It takes a good 5 seconds to gain access to root through bin.
There's more but that's the biggest one.
October 18th, 2004 10:35 PM
Diagnosis of a build file before it's built along with a tip on how to ease the trouble.
This is basically what I do to build a boot image. I wrote this in relation to a QNX 4.25 box running...
October 18th, 2004 09:20 PM
How to make a QNX recovery Disk
Insert a QNX boot disk in your floppy drive
Copy the image to a temporary file on your hard disk:
dd if=/dev/fd0 of=/tmp/floppy_image
Insert a blank floppy...
October 18th, 2004 09:16 PM
Now some simple tips
How to add a second NIC
Now you need to tell what card is which node. Change the following lines to look like the new(with the assumption your box is...
October 18th, 2004 09:00 PM
Some of you might remember me some not anyway this is Sysop_fb. I saw a few people writing posts and asking questions in regards to QNX, although some of what I discuss could in essence be used on...
October 18th, 2004 04:49 PM
From what I gathered from the article it appears MS merely wants to provide a solution to those who want to control what goes into their OS. What they fail to realize is that people don't want...