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pdkl95 comments on “RAM-less Buffers”

pdkl95 comments on “RAM-less Buffers” I don’t have enough experience with XMM registers (and SSE4 in general) to know if this is actually {useful,possible}, but a hypothetical use might be creating and using cryptographic keys such that the important numbers are never stored in main memory. If e.g. a decryption key is ever present in RAM, it’s probably possible to steal it with a cold-boot attack that copies all of

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newfoundglory comments on “IOHIDeous OS X Local Kernel Vulnerability”

newfoundglory comments on “IOHIDeous OS X Local Kernel Vulnerability” No, but it’s in the thread https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044060 link By:newfoundglorySource:https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044689

canadiancreed comments on “Ask HN: What did you work on in 2017?”

canadiancreed comments on “Ask HN: What did you work on in 2017?” Sounds like wonderful co-workers to have. Probably a matter of time before being stabbed in the back in such a work environment. link By:canadiancreedSource:https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044688

dannyw comments on “Towards a bra-free Instagram experience”

dannyw comments on “Towards a bra-free Instagram experience” Facebook’s ARPU is about $20 per year from financial releases last year. However, people who would pay to block ads probably are in a demographic that makes significantly more ARPU for Facebook; possibly 3-4 times. I know Google’s ARPU off me (prior to installing an ad blocker) is in the $100s per year (calculated by an extension that looks at your search

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murukesh_s comments on “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Job Hunt”

murukesh_s comments on “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Job Hunt” Oh may be they are not the hacker news reading type :). Some large enterprises still wants slideshows and case studies with a link to white paper downloads filling the home page with less reference to what exactly you are doing! link By:murukesh_sSource:https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044686

jacques_chester comments on “Serverless Computing in 2018″

jacques_chester comments on “Serverless Computing in 2018″ I’ll draw attention to the similarities when I’m back at work. Convergent evolution is often informative. link By:jacques_chesterSource:https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044685

s0rce comments on “Vandals smash beehives, killing 500k bees”

s0rce comments on “Vandals smash beehives, killing 500k bees” I’ve purchased honey from pollinators, never knew they were mostly separate. link By:s0rceSource:https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044684

newfoundglory comments on “IOHIDeous OS X Local Kernel Vulnerability”

newfoundglory comments on “IOHIDeous OS X Local Kernel Vulnerability” He did talk to Apple. They didn’t coordinate with him. link By:newfoundglorySource:https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044683

twblalock comments on “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Job Hunt”

twblalock comments on “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Job Hunt” It’s possible that you performed well but other candidates performed better, and they decided to go with them. link By:twblalockSource:https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044682

SturgeonsLaw comments on “Ethereum Foundation Releases Alpha Casper Proof of Stake Testnet”

SturgeonsLaw comments on “Ethereum Foundation Releases Alpha Casper Proof of Stake Testnet” Depends on their intent. It would be silly for an actor who wishes to maintain the value of their holdings, but if their goal was to destabilise the currency, it provides an attack vector. link By:SturgeonsLawSource:https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16044691