"After you activate the autonomous drone and give it its target, it has fifteen minutes flight time before exploding."
"Can't you make the batteries last longer?"
"Oh, they do. But our tests show that it usually takes them twenty minutes to decide they want to live instead."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories
How would you track someone who owed you money? What was the colossal flaw Facebook left on its website for anyone to exploit and hijack accounts? And what excuse are insurance companies giving for not paying victims of the NotPetya malware millions of dollars?
Join us in the latest episode of the "Smashing Security" #podcast, with special guest Joe Carrigan from "Hacking Humans".
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"App wont pair with the left shoe." The fact that this review isn't a joke is just...
But of course, people are complaining that their shoes are bricked now after a firmware update snafu. Welcome to 2019. #internetofshit
So, now I have to try to remember to move any popups too... I hope my password manager handles this... #Phishing
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A propos obscure units. What about a "buttload"?
Glad you asked:
buttload (plural buttloads)
(obsolete, Britain, West Country)
A regional English measure of capacity of a heavy cart (a butt), containing 6 seams, or 48 bushels, equivalent to 384 gallons (1746 liters).
/cc @AndiS ;)
*sigh* GDPR compliant shredder? Visitor cards? Oh well, I'm quite sure someone will buy it because of that, but ..... https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/22/gdpr_compliant_shredder_book/
"Collection #1"—87GB file found containing 773 million records:
– 1,160,253,228 unique combinations of email addresses and passwords
– 772,904,991unique email addresses
– 21,222,975 unique passwords
oh, it is one of those days... 2 notifications from #haveibeenpwned
Wow. Just wow. If you’re using #GoDaddy it might be time to re-think that.
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