Printers betray document secrets

Printers betray document secrets “US scientists have discovered that every desktop printer has a signature style that it invisibly leaves on all the documents it produces. They have now found a way to use this to identify individual laser printers. The work will help track down printers used to make bogus bank notes, fake passports and …

The power of a blog and one link

First let me thank all the readers of this blog. With out you what I'm about to reference wouldn't have occurred. Hopefully I'll keep enough good content here to keep you coming back for more. I recently posted about Google fixing a GMail flaw. Google plugs hole exposing Gmail mail-boxes . This blog post contained …

Help me buy Wil Wheaton

Ok now that I have your attention. I dont actually want Wil Wheaton. I'd just like to be able to buy his books. They ran out of books at Gnomedex 4.0. And I've not been able to get around to picking them up yet. So here is how you can help. Click on the Just A …

Bagle variant ,can knock out Windows XP Firewall

As I said in my post in the Security Forum. I think this is a bit alarmist. This also isn't the first time a nasty has tried to take out security software. With an updated antivirus. You should in fact be protected from this worm. This would of course make the comment “Bagle variant ,can knock …

Bagle.at links to compromised sites now active

Information from Viruslist.com – Analyst's Diary. “We mentioned a payload for Bagle.at, where the worm tried to connect to copmromised sites. The links were inactive up to now. Today some of the links are active. Bagle.at tries to download and execute TrojanDownloader.Win32.Small.zj, a new variant of Small.”

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Just a quick welcome to any Langalist users who may be having a look at the blog today. This blog was listed under They Loaded The Code in the 11/01/04 edition. This blog can always be found using the url http://iggy.iggyz.com or Google Keywords Iggyz Blog or Iggy Uncensored.

Google plugs hole exposing Gmail mail-boxes

Looks as if the GMail security hole Gmail accounts wide open to exploit may have now been patched. There are reports that in less than one day Google has applied a fix to this latest security issue. Google plugs hole exposing Gmail mail-boxes Gmail vulnerability announced, then fixed  Google blocks Gmail exploit   PC World  Google plugs …

Gmail accounts wide open to exploit

Looks as if another security flaw has been found in GMail. “Google's high profile webmail service, Gmail, is vulnerable to a security exploit that might allow hackers full access to a user's email account simply by knowing the user name, according to reports.” Gmail accounts wide open to exploit. Other articles Gmail accounts 'wide open …

New Bagle Variants Active

Information in regards to this new series of Bagle was first touched upon in the Viruslist.com – Analyst's Diary. They really need to add Permanent Link functionality to their blog. Further information can be found at this link Fresh Bagles – Hold the cream cheese, update your antivirus software. Another article in regards to this …