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What Is MD5 and Why Is It Considered Insecure?
Apr 20, 2020
MD5 Message Digest Algorithm, or MD5, is a cryptographic hashing function. It is a part of the Message Digest Algorithm family which was created to verify the integrity of any message or file that is hashed....
Apr 17, 2020
Why You Shouldn't Use WEP Encryption
Apr 16, 2020
There are many encryption standards in the digital world today, many of which have been shown to have fatal flaws. Unfortunately, many standards that are considered insecure are still being used in sensitive...
What is the difference between mainframes and supercomputers?
Apr 6, 2020
What do you picture when you hear the word mainframe or supercomputer? Most people think of a very similar picture, which is not surprising if you look at the definitions of the words. According to the Oxford...
How to Install a Single Node Kubernetes Cluster on Ubuntu
Apr 1, 2020
Kubernetes, or K8s, is an open-source system that is used to automate deployment, scaling and management of containerized applications. It provides a framework to run distributed systems, taking care of scaling...