Dropbox Hashing and Privacy

Clearly the tweet was misinterpreted. wow. @dropbox DMCA takedown in personal folders . . . this is new to me. pic.twitter.com/fSKxJUrFus — darrell whitelaw (@darrellwhitelaw) March 30, 2014 Dropbox Hashing Function While it may look like Dropbox allowed DMCA check on users private folder, which would be unethical. It did nothing of that sort.

Analyzing Facebook Trojan spreading via Private Messages

I first received this malware via private message on March 6th, 2014. IMG_00161.zip , I’m guessing it comes in any IMG_00XXX.zip flavor. While it may look like a zipped image file from a friend, it contains a malicious jar file. Dont make the mistake of executing the jar file. VirusTotal scan gives a detection

Setting up Raspberry Pi as Print-Scan-(CUPS)-Music-Media Server

Do you have a age-old printer? or a storage HDD? Raspberry Pi is one of the easiest way to manage all of them. Raspberry Pi Kit Where to buy? You can get the board for as cheap as $40 on Amazon or eBay What else? Out of all the accessories available, not all are necessary

RIP Net Neutrality

Well to be fair net neutrality (in US) was dead a month back when a court ruled down FCC’s anti blocking rule. The first major incidence happened few weeks back when Comcast was allegedly throttling Netflix traffic. This looks like direct extortion, but when can one do. Courts didn’t seem a viable option. The result? Both

Complete Guide to Asus N550JV-DB72T N550JV-DB71 Laptop

Reasons for buying Asus N550JV-DB72T (touchscreen) or Asus N550JV-DB71 (non-touchscreen) model. 4th generation 2.4 GHz Intel Core i7-4700HQ Haswell (Turbo 3.4GHz) 8GB DDR3L 1600 MHz SDRAM 15.6″ FHD (1920×1080) 3 x USB 3.0 port NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 750M with 2GB/4GB DDR3 VRAM 1TB HDD (upgraded to 240GB SSD) Sub $1000 range (SSD upgrade + 3 years ADP