Good writeup on UI spoofing attacks

2008-08-23 Thread Peter Gutmann
The Codinghorror blog has a good writeup on the level of sophistication of UI spoofing being used in phishing attacks, specifically how a web search for lilies leads to a pretty convincing social-engineering attack designed to get users to install their malware:

5x speedup for AES using SSE5?

2008-08-23 Thread Paul Crowley In the above Dr Dobb's article from a little over a year ago, AMD Senior Fellow Leendert vanDoorn states the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) algorithm gets a factor of 5 performance improvement by using the new SSE5 extension.