Host Unknown – a humble apology


Back in April 2014 I wrote a scathing review of Host Unknown and its efforts to merge the worlds of InfoSec professionalism and rap culture. I said at the time that video expert and well-known superstar Javvad Malik was being held back by wannabes Thom Langford and Andrew Agnes whose hammy acting was probably best […]

Raj Samani’s Christmas List And The IoTr

Last night Raj Samani, EMEA CTO at McAfee, considered his Christmas purchasing habits and asked the following question: “What to buy @BrianHonan @Security_FAQs or @J4vv4D for Xmas” A perfectly valid question, I’m sure you’ll agree, but his self-considered answer was somewhat out there. For those of you who don’t already know, Samani has risen to […]

Paddy O’Toole On Using Capitals And Eight Character Passwords


Today more than ever you need to ensure that you use a different password for every account you have on the internet. Not only that but you want to be certain that you make each of those passwords as strong as possible by making them hard to guess or break.

The Top 10 Cool Google Tricks

the top 10 Google tricks

In my experience most large corporations can be quite faceless. Or humorless at the very least. The search engine giant Google does have a playful side at times though…

You Sunk My Lulz Boat!

the LulzSec boat sinks

LulzSec: You’ve sunk my Lulz Boat!