Seriously, get off my cloud! Cross-VM RSA Key Recovery in a Public Cloud,
by Mehmet Sinan Inci, Berk Gulmezoglu, Gorka Irazoqui, Thomas
Eisenbarth, and Berk Sunar.
“[W]e present a full-fledged attack that exploits subtle leakages to
recover RSA decryption keys from a co-located instance.”
BADA55 Crypto, “the BADA55 Research Team has discovered that none of
the standard Brainpool curves below 512 bits were generated by the
standard Brainpool curve-generation procedure.” (PDF)
How Distributed Systems Respond to Degraded Hardware, by Dan Luu.
Two Different Flavors of Type Theory,
Danny Gratzer compares formal and computational type theory.
Knot DNS Recursive goes beta
libwaive is a tiny library that provides waive(), a function that allows a
process to waive its right to perform certain actions.
It is inspired by Theo de Raadt’s tame() system call.
Field Experience With Annex K – Bounds Checking Interfaces,
as terrible as you’d expect.
What are Optotypes?, Eye Charts in Focus.
Monochrome Chess, designed by Andrew Looney.
“It violates ages-old convention, and will confound and befuddle on-lookers.”
Nihilistic Password Security Questions, by Soheil Rezayazdi.
Spoofing Fitness Trackers, brave new world.