Attackers Can Weaponize Firewalls and Middleboxes for Amplified DDoS Attacks

Weaknesses in the implementation of TCP protocol in middleboxes and censorship infrastructure could be weaponized as a vector to stage reflected denial of service (DoS) amplification attacks, surpassing many of the existing UDP-based amplification factors to date. Detailed by a group of academics from the University of Maryland and the University of Colorado Boulder at…

Microsoft Surface Duo review: A beautiful, bewildering phone

Microsoft Surface Duo specs Price: $1399 (MSRP) / $649 (Current)OS: Android 10Display: Two 5.6-inch AMOLED (1800×1350); 8.1 inches combinedCPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855RAM: 6GBStorage: 128GB/256GBmicroSD slot: NoneCamera: 11MP (ƒ/2.0)Battery: 3,577 mAhSize (closed): 5.71 x 3.67 x 0.39 inchesSize (open): 5.71 x 7.35 x 0.18 inchesWeight: 8.8 ounces The Microsoft Surface Duo is a beautiful tragedy. I’ve never been simultaneously…

Sukhinder Singh Cassidy’s CEO journey – TechCrunch

Sukhinder Singh Cassidy Contributor Sukhinder Singh Cassidy founded theBoardlist, a premium talent marketplace that helps diverse leaders get discovered for board and executive opportunities. A technology executive and entrepreneur, board member and investor, she has 25 years of experience founding and helping to scale companies, including Google, Amazon and Yodlee. More posts by this contributor…