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Yet Another view About Organizational Secrets, Episode 1

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The short answer is that as the many stories by the IntlSpyMuseum in Washington demonstrate, organizational secrets are a very unreliable tool even, if all, who are authorized to get access to them, are screened properly, because in addition to spies the authorized personnel can be just plain stupid, careless or their political views can change …

Ideas About Next Generation Weaponry, Episode 1

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This article is part of a series of articles that discusses possible advancements of weaponry. The Episode 0 focused mainly on ammunition and propulsion systems of the ammunition. This article, the Episode 1, is mostly about bombs. (Yes, imagine that: a blog post about "how to make a bomb", uuuuuuuuuu ).

The Future of Security Audits, Episode 0

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As software grows larger and larger, there is no chance that people are able to manually audit code. Just like people make syntax mistakes, people make semantics mistakes, mis-design and mis-understand design patterns. It is not possible to manually re-audit huge projects after updates, corrections, "corrections" and refactoring. Nor is it possible to reaudit huge projects …

Ideas About Next Generation Weaponry, Episode 0

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The very first requirements that the weaponry must meet is concealability and a possibility to produce them in a concealed manner, preferably from commodity materials. The 1$ microscope project has demonstrated that advanced results can be achieved by using cheap, commodity, materials. In MythBusters Season 13 Episode 8 the stars of the show demonstrate that a …

About Whistle Blowing and Leaking

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Why Tyrants (Should) need Whistle Blowers

How lack of Privacy Hinders Development

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Often specialists, for example, IT-people, consult with their former colleagues, schoolmates, friends, about things that are related to their work. That speeds up work and leads to good results faster. Clearly that sort of phone calls, e-mails, etc. is PRIVATE COMMUNICATION and will not take place, if "the boss" listens in on it or records it. …