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Comment Notary (Score 1) 633

Take same measure as for last will.
And if you really want to save it in digital format - make agreement with notary to make every year copy of that CD/Disk/Whatever to DVD/Holodisc or whatever will be normally used that year. After 17 year you will end with 17 copies and few recent should be readable without problem. And you will have 16 backup copies.

Comment Re:OpenSSH bug? (Score 2, Informative) 278

I'm from RH...
No, they are not related. Offical OpenSSH from Fedora or RH repositories do not contain bug (but the low priority X11 forwarding).

As a precautionary measure, we are releasing an updated version of these SSH packages, if you happend to install previous package from untrusted source (i.e. not RHN).

Security

Submission + - Westpac accepts no blame in security breach (zdnet.com.au)

dolphinboy writes: Westpac has admitted that the details of around 1,400 Virgin credit card customers were exposed last week when its system security was breached, but Australia's fourth largest bank has washed its hands of any blame.
It's funny.  Laugh.

Submission + - Power your computer with bike

xsuchy writes: Lots of people today spend large amount of time in front a computer without moving. That's bad for their bodies. But now, with Twibright Exciter, Internet surfing can have similar effect on your fat level and aerobic fitness as wave surfing. Exciter is an exercise bike designed to be ridden when using a computer. It can be connected to power a laptop, LCD monitor or a desk lamp and this way the user has a great motivation to continue the exercise.
Microsoft

Submission + - How To Crash Vista In 10 Seconds

An anonymous reader writes: Despite its improved security, when Microsoft designed Vista it apparently forgot fix an old Achilles' heel that's plagued Windows for many years. According to InformationWeek blogger Alex Wolfe, Vista can be crashed in 10 seconds or so by simply holding down the "Windows" key and the letter "E." This'll open up hundreds of Windows Explorer, and eventually the system will stop responding. Do you think this is just one of those stupid oversights by normally smart people, or does it say something damning about Microsoft's approach to security?

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