Moving Away From the IT Field?
The "pure techies" don't go very far.
Why would you say that? (Serious question, just curious).
Linux 2.6.27 Out
What would hypersensitive egalitarians do without the arrogant assholes? I mean you'd have no one to give you that "outsider/underdog" perspective that people seem to think is so insightful even though it's been said roughly 5000 times a month since 1995.
New Denial-of-Service Attack Is a Killer
... (note that this makes them vulnerable to syn flood attacks, but at least those won't leave your system unusable until reboot!)
Um, did you happen to read the bit about syn floods when you were searching wikipedia and pretending to know what you're talking about?
Syn cookies are merely a way to make it easier to perform this attack - that is all that has been revealed about it.