The Friday Funny: Where Do Hard Drives Go When They Die?
Every wonder what happens to dead hard drives — and rack-mounted servers — that give up the ghost? One set of enterprising IT guys with lots of free time (and busted PC hardware) on their hands decided to arrange a demonstration worthy of any domino-stacking expert. (Video below the fold.)
Passwords Haven’t Disappeared Yet
123456. Qwerty. Iloveyou. No, these are not exercises for people who are brand new to typing. Shockingly, they are among the most common passwords that end users choose in 2021. Research has found that the average business user must manually type out, or copy/paste, the credentials to 154 websites per month. We repeatedly got one question that surprised us: “Why would I ever trust a third party with control of my network?