Remember last November, when hackers broke into the network for LastPass—a password database—and stole password vaults with both encrypted and plaintext data for...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | September 18, 2023 at 07:02 AM
How Green is Household Behaviour? presents an overview of results from the 2022 OECD Survey on Environmental Policies and Individual Behaviour Change. The survey...Experientia From Putting People First | September 18, 2023 at 04:44 AM
A happy mid-September morning to you. Here's a hop (4:54) through recent HPC news, including: AMD launches new EPYC 8004 CPUs for energy- and space-constrainedHPC...staff From insideHPC | September 18, 2023 at 03:01 AM
The ACM (Association of Computing Machinery) will soon stop having print versions of most its publications. Rather than list which ones are going paper free, Iare...gasarch From Computational Complexity | September 17, 2023 at 04:00 PM
"UX professionals must seize the AI career imperative or become irrelevant", writes Jakob Nielsen in his blog UX Tigers, particularly with current AI-driven tools...Experientia From Putting People First | September 16, 2023 at 10:45 AM
Two links on how to properly clean squid.
I learned a few years ago, in Spain, and got pretty good at it.
As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | September 15, 2023 at 05:08 PM
Claude (Anthropic’s LLM) was given this prompt: Please summarize the themes and arguments of Bruce Schneier’s book Beyond Fear. I’m particularly interested in a...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | September 15, 2023 at 03:12 PM
HSINCHU, Taiwan, R.O.C., Sep. 15, 2023 – TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) today announced an acceleration of its RE100 sustainability timetable, moving its target for...staff From insideHPC | September 15, 2023 at 11:21 AM
Interesting article on technologies that will automatically identify people:
With technology like that on Mr. Leyvand’s head, Facebook could prevent users from...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | September 15, 2023 at 07:15 AM
Hamburg – Call for presentations at ISC 2024 is now open for scientists and engineers from academia, industry and government to contribute discussions of theirISC...staff From insideHPC | September 14, 2023 at 01:04 PM
BOSTON and SEJONG CITY, South Korea and DAEJEON, South Korea – September 14, 2023 – Neutral-atom quantum comuting company QuEra Computing, the Sejong Special Autonomous...staff From insideHPC | September 14, 2023 at 12:38 PM
This is a current list of where and when I am scheduled to speak:
I’m speaking at swampUP 2023 in San Jose, California, on September 13, 2023 at 11:35 AM PT.
The...Schneier.com Webmaster From Schneier on Security | September 14, 2023 at 12:01 PM
There were three major influencers in my educational journey: Mike Sipser, my PhD advisor at Berkeley and MIT, Juris Hartmanis who founded the field of computational...Lance Fortnow From Computational Complexity | September 14, 2023 at 09:25 AM
Google removed fake Signal and Telegram apps from its Play store.
An app with the name Signal Plus Messenger was available on Play for nine months and had been...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | September 14, 2023 at 07:05 AM
Exploring, understanding and harnessing mysterious phenomena at the frontiers of physics are the aims of four research centers to be backed by $76 million in funding...staff From insideHPC | September 13, 2023 at 06:08 PM
Bonn, Germany, September 13th, 2023 – Code Intelligence today announced CI Spark, an LLM-powered AI-assistant for software security testing. CI Spark automatically...staff From insideHPC | September 13, 2023 at 02:46 PM
This is a final reminder to please submit your Challenge Problems which require collaboration between the Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Operations Research (OR)...Catherine Gill From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | September 13, 2023 at 01:35 PM
SAN JOSE, Sept. 13, 2023 – Quantum Corporation (NASDAQ: QMCO), an unstructured data storage company, today announced pre-configured bundles designed to simplify...staff From insideHPC | September 13, 2023 at 12:22 PM
In software, we store strings of text as arrays of bytes in memory using one of the Unicode Transformation Formats (UTF), the most popular being UTF-8 and UTF-16...Daniel Lemire From Daniel Lemire's Blog | September 13, 2023 at 12:00 PM
Make sure you update your iPhones:
Citizen Lab says two zero-days fixed by Apple today in emergency security updates were actively abused as part of a zero-click...Bruce Schneier From Schneier on Security | September 13, 2023 at 07:13 AM