- How to exploit a double free vulnerability in 2021. ‘Use After Free for Dummies’
- An application of that “volatile doesn’t fix your problems” blog, in part: ARM CPUs with out of order execution were a big part of this exploit.
(tags: programming exploit volatile)
- Coronavirus: Government’s Covid vaccine data ‘providing material for conspiracy theorists’ | News | The Times
- “Statisticians lambasted the Health and Security Agency for its weekly vaccine surveillance report, which erroneously suggests that vaccines make you more likely to contract Covid.” The denominator problem explained.
(tags: covid19 vaccination science mathematics statistics medicine)
- KimberStormer comments on September 2021 Site update, includes membership graphs
- Best comment on Metafilter’s slow death I’ve seen so far (not on the site itself, of course): “But what this doesn’t take into account is why governments and countries and elite clubs should be integrated. It’s because of jobs and money and power. But there is no economic benefit to joining metafilter. This doesn’t mean it’s pointless or bad to stop people from using ethnic slurs or whatever. But it means that there isn’t anyone clamoring to get in. There aren’t a bunch of trans Indonesian zoomers longing to join metafilter if only it wasn’t so hostile. All the BIPOC committees and moderation in the world can’t create them out of thin air.”
(tags: metafilter internet politics identity-politics)
- GitHub – libnet/nemesis: A command-line network packet crafting and injection utility
- Handy CLI for packet injection. Remember to use your powers for good.
(tags: networking packet tcp arp)
- Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) – Practical Networking .net
- Everything I ever wanted to know, mainly for work.
(tags: arp networking internet ip ethernet)
- John Bye on Twitter: “Unsurprisingly many people signing the “Together Declaration” against covid passes are HART members with bizarre views on the subject. Liz Evans, for example, keeps making crazy claims that vaccination causes surges in deaths all ove
- A rogue’s gallery
(tags: pandemic disinformation hart vaccination vaccine)