April Fools 2010

April 1st is always a fun day for technologists.  Pranks, jokes, and spoofs have a special place in many geek's hearts, and what could be more enticing than an entire day devoted to it?  The allure is difficult for many to ignore, thus on April 1st productivity essentially goes through the floor as those who have devised something for the holiday release it to the world, and everyone else is [...]

By |2010-04-01T16:57:56+00:00April 1st, 2010|humor|0 Comments

April Fools!

April Fools Day has always been a fun day for technology people, especially online. It seems to have become even more so for security people, as every April 1st the security mailing lists get hit with lots of April Fools advisories, fake tool releases, fake announcements from big projects and organizations like Metasploit and the EFF, fake RFC standards, and just an overall flood of craziness. Of course I have [...]

By |2007-04-01T20:08:20+00:00April 1st, 2007|advisory, CAU, humor|0 Comments