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Comment: Most times SSL is not the problem (Score 2) 223

by Bloem (#36340510) Attached to: Ask Slashdot: Is SHA-512 the Way To Go?
IMHO SSL is often not the problem. Most websites/webapps are hacked through badly configured and unpatched servers or through programming errors in the site itself. If you're concerned about security, make sure that your website/webapplication/cms is secure. OWASP is a good source for hints and tips. They even have a top-10 for this stuff. So, if SHA-512 is you're only problem, you're doing just fine.

Comment: Re:To immediately Godwin the poll... (Score 1) 1270

by Bloem (#33957228) Attached to: Given one free trip to the past in a time machine, I would..
... only to see that these peepz are replaced by the same person with a different name.

Currently I'm not in that killing spree mood even though there are a lot of persons that the world could do without to make it a better place. Why should I assume that killing a bunch of people a couple of years ago would brighten up my day or make my life better is some way.

If I would go kill some for the greater good, I'm not that better than whatever terrorist is running around currently trying to harm others for the greater good.

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