non-technical

Blog posts that anybody can read, regardless of how "tech-savvy" they are.

Jul 20, 2020

Some thoughts about the Twitter hack

EDIT 2020-08-03: It looks like the Bitcoin scam was conducted by three younger people (one is a minor) after a long period of reconnaissance and successful social engineering attacks against internal Twitter employees.

Sep 4, 2019

Some reasons to consider using Firefox

Some reasons to consider using Firefox

Edit 2020-08-12:We can file the original post (below) under the "things that did not age well during COVID" category. I just read the news that Mozilla, the company behind Firefox, will be

Jan 24, 2019

How Secure is Your "2FA"?

How Secure is Your "2FA"?

Using the terms "two-step authentication" and "two-factor authentication" interchangeably might give people a false sense of security.