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2011-12-30 07:46:30

Microsoft released an emergency update for ASP .Net on Thursday, one day after a pair of security researchers unveiled findings showing that hackers could use a solitary machine and a broadband connection to launch denial-of-service (DoS) attacks against websites created using the programming language. Speaking at the Chaos Communication Congress (CCC) in Berlin, German researchers Julian Wälde and Alexander Klink reported finding flaws not only in ASP .Net, but also...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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