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Create a Twitter Account for UB Faculty Senate and Professional Staff Senate Members

These instructions are for Faculty Senate (FS) and Professional Staff Senate (PSS) members to create their own Twitter.com account for use with #SharedGovernance. It is recommended that you sign up on a computer rather than a tablet/smartphone. You will also need an email address, this will not be public.

Create a LinkedIn Account for UB Faculty Senate and Professional Staff Senate Members

These instructions are for Faculty Senate (FS) and Professional Staff Senate (PSS) members to create their own LinkedIn.com account. It is recommended that you sign up on a computer rather than a tablet/smartphone. You will also need an email address, this will not be public.

Remotely Operated Legal Frameworks

At a New America Foundation conference about information security, which took place on Monday 2015/02/23, NSA Director Mike Rogers took to the stage to try and sell the tech community at large on the idea that we should add in software backdoors to our products to allow for authorized government surveillance. However, Director Rogers did not want to use the phrase backdoor since he considers that phrase "kind of shady". Uses of Newspeak aside he wants the community to consider his and the FBI's requests not to focus on the flaws this would add to software products and cryptographic systems but on the legal framework which will be put in place to allow only the, capital G, "Good Guys" to harness these backdoors for official use.

Warmachine Weekend Army Pair

While preparing for Warmachine Weekend I have been practicing with these two lists.

ACS 2014 Social Media for Surgeons (#SM4S) Hand Out: Password Strength

Summary

A strong password has a large keyspace which increases the entropy of the password. The more entropic a password is the more resistance it is to brute forcing. These passwords can be difficult to remember but by utilizing a password manager you can generate and store a strong unique password unique for each site.