Month: April 2021

A Hacker’s Tour of the X86 CPU Architecture

A Hacker’s Tour of the X86 CPU Architecture

Overview The Intel x86 CPU architecture is one of the most prolific CPU architectures for desktops, laptops, and servers.  While other architectures exist and are even taking some market share with mobile devices such as smartphones and even Apple begin including its ARM M1 chip in newer Macbooks and Mac Mini, this one still stands …

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Three Excellent API Security Practices Most People Neglect

We are very much in the age of APIs. From widely-used single-purpose products like Slack to cloud-based solutions like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure, APIs are used to drive business processes in all kinds of industries, every day. For tech companies, whether you’re doing a monolithic back-end, containerized microservices, or serverless architecture, the …

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