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NISTIR 8259: Securing IoT Devices of Tomorrow

How IoT device manufacturers can use guidance from NISTIR 8259 to secure the IoT devices of tomorrow. The growing footprint of the Internet of Things (IoT) has already affected our world in a capacity much larger than we have ever expected. Think of home devices like Amazon’s Alexa, “smart” fridges,

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The Road to Better Password Cracking (Part 1)

Or: how I learned to stop worrying and love AWS GPU clusters. Passwords are terrible. And I don’t mean just your Netflix password or your home Wi-Fi password. I’m talking about passwords as an idea. Passwords are existentially terrible. The reason passwords are terrible is simple: they’re meant to be

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