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Windows passwords: "Dead in Six Hours" - paper from Oslo password hacking conference

Windows passwords: "Dead in Six Hours" - paper from Oslo password hacking conference

The total number of Windows passwords you can construct using eight keyboard characters is vast: one followed by 16 zeros, or near enough.

Gone in six hours.

Plus you get to heat your house at the same time.

DevilRobber Mac OS X Trojan horse spies on you, uses GPU for Bitcoin mining

DevilRobber Mac OS X Trojan horse spies on you, uses GPU for Bitcoin mining

Spread via torrents, new Mac malware doesn't just try to rob you of your information - it's also keen to steal your computing time.