Ionut IlascuSoftpedia editor profile and article archive

I’m a geek at the core, though it wasn’t until a few years ago that I showed myself to the world as such. You can also call me Captain Obvious: there’s an abundance of applications available on the web today. It’s a tough job, but I try to get the good the bad and the truth out of them, whether their makers like it or not. For the readers.

Among my awesome powers is the ability to translate boisterously worded software features into layman terms anyone can easily understand. I cover news about new releases to this purpose. Should a program be worthy of closer scrutiny, I put in balance its weaknesses and strong points to reveal its true nature.

Hobbies include the geeky stuff you’d expect, plus movies, games and everything that might be covered under the umbrella of "fun".

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Over One Hundred ipTime Router Models Susceptible to 6-Year-Old Bug

Over One Hundred ipTime Router Models Susceptible to 6-Year-Old Bug

by Ionut Ilascu, July 6th, 2015
Vulnerability has not been reported to the manufacturer
Hacking Team Regains Control over Its Twitter Account

Hacking Team Regains Control over Its Twitter Account

by Ionut Ilascu, July 6th, 2015
Profile is squeaky clean but data is shared across the web
 

Matsnu Backdoor Uses RSA Crypto on Exfiltrated Data

Malware can be used to create a threat distribution network
by Ionut Ilascu, July 4th, 2015
Node.js Fixes Denial of Service Bug

Node.js Fixes Denial of Service Bug

by Ionut Ilascu, July 4th, 2015
Security update released specifically for fixing 1 glitch
 

Employee Data Found in Albuquerque Dumpster

3 dumpsters filled with boxes of nightclub's personnel files
by Ionut Ilascu, July 3rd, 2015
 
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