Posts Tagged ‘aes’

WiFi WPA Encryption Partially Hacked

WPA Encryption, Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP) has been partially hacked. To do this, Tews and his co-researcher Martin Beck found a way to break the Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP) key, used by WPA, in a relatively short amount of time: 12 to 15 minutes, according to Dragos Ruiu, the PacSec conference’s organizer. They […]

Skype is pretty good

I rarely do software reviews, but thought I’d quickly give a mention to Skype. Skype is not VoIP, but allows you to voice chat with other users. For free. But it’s better than it’s competitors. AIM has “talk” but it doesn’t work behind any firewalls. Quality isn’t great. Yahoo works behind some firewalls, but quality […]