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Autumn2001 cover image
Volume 18
Number 3
60 pages
Autumn2001 back cover image
Quote: "We all have to fight against the hacker community." - Judy Elder of Microsoft Canada, as quoted by the CBC, July 31, 2001.

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Nom de plume Chris Shiflett
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Email chris@shiflett.org
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Synopsis Discusses in specific detail a security vulnerability in Microsoft Passport.
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Page 11
Pages 3
In Best of 2600 book? No

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Original article Local copy on 09/07/2009 No archive.org

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Exploit A piece of software, a chunk of data, or sequence of commands that take advantage of a bug, glitch or vulnerability in order to cause unintended or unanticipated behavior to occur on computer software, hardware, or something electronic (usually computerized). This frequently includes such things as violently gaining control of a computer system or allowing privilege escalation or a denial of service attack.    (more..)