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Mandatory Automotive Black Boxes May Be On the Way

benvec Big Brother (619 comments)

Enough Big Brother. They don't need to know where I go. This must be stopped.

more than 3 years ago
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The Fresca Rebellion

benvec Sick of Nanny-state (776 comments)

Ya know, we could become the biggest Nanny-state in the world. Just how far do the American people want this to continue? I know I have had enough.

more than 5 years ago
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In Soviet US, Comcast Watches YOU

benvec Vomast Cameras (404 comments)

Do they think this will be a 'popular' feature? Is this the best new feature they can add? Why even go down this road. Aren't there enough cameras watching us now, as it is? We're better off not inviting even such a 'benign' one as this so-called new improvement into our homes.

more than 6 years ago

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Aim 6 Worm

benvec benvec writes  |  more than 7 years ago

benvec (100944) writes "Researchers say AIM vulnerable to worm attack. http://www.networkworld.com/news/2007/092607-aim-worm-attack.html?netht=092607dailynews2&&nladname=092607dailynews . A critical flaw in the way that the AOL's instant messaging client displays Web-based graphics could be exploited by criminals to create a self-copying worm attack, security researchers are warning. The flaw was discovered by researchers at Core Security Technologies, which has been working with AOL over the past few weeks to patch the problem. AOL's servers are now filtering instant messaging traffic to intercept any attacks, but the company has yet to patch the underlying problem in its client software, security researchers said Tuesday."

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