Monday, October 16, 2017

@Apollo50Wolf the Apollo Program 50th Anniversary Commemoration

I have set up a Twitter account, @Apollo50Wolf, for the commemoration of the 50th anniversaries of the events of the Apollo program.  Watch this feed for tweets on the anniversaries of Apollo events.  The feed will start with Apollo 4, an unmanned test launch, on November 9.

WiFi encryption vulnerability

Anandtech reports here on vulnerabilities in the WiFi encryption protocol. These flaws are in the WPA2 standard itself, not merely in some implementation of that standard.  The proof-of-concept attack, developed at KU Leuven, is known as KRACK.

Friday, October 13, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Autonomous Vehicle Test Track

NBC reports here on the Mcity autonomous vehicle test track at the University of Michigan.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Security Problems in Internet Cameras

Extremetech reports here on a report of a woman whose Internet camera was compromised, resulting in someone watching and talking to her.

AMD Embedded Radeon GPU

Anandtech reports here on the new Polaris-based embedded Radeon processor from AMD.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

New SD Cards for Industrial and Automotive

Anandtech reports here on a new line of SD cards from SanDisk targeted to the harsh conditions of automotive and industrial applications.