Archives: Parmy Olson

Tech Tuesday: Cracking Passwords, Mozilla Phones, Gadgets

On this hour of Tech Tuesday, we’ll learn how a tech journalist cracked thousands of passwords in one day, and how you can choose your passwords wisely. Then we’ll talk about Mozilla’s new operating system for smartphones–is it so smart? Last, we’ll check in with our gadget maven on his latest picks.

A Look at Hackers, Anonymous, and Cyber-Security

Hackers are in the news lately, with one Anonymous sect going after Steubenville high school students and The New York Times under attack by Chinese hackers. But who are hackers? And what, exactly, can’t they do?

A Look at Hackers, Anonymous, and Cyber-Security

Hackers are in the news lately, with one Anonymous sect going after Steubenville high school students and The New York Times under attack by Chinese hackers. But who are hackers? And what, exactly, can’t they do?