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Mark Loveless

Senior Security Researcher

Mark Loveless is a Senior Security Researcher with Duo Labs who also goes by the name Simple Nomad on the interwebs. He is not overly paranoid, in spite of the fact that evil alien robots are stealing his luggage when he travels.

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24 articles by Mark Loveless

Bring Your Own Dilemma: OEM Laptops and Windows 10 Security

Security research team, Duo Labs, dissects OEM laptops to find out how secure they are - learn more about the privacy and security issues they found with laptop default settings, data collection and more.

OEM Security, Windows 10 Security, Computer Privacy

Critical Vulnerability Affecting Glibc: Patch Immediately

The Glibc Project has announced a critical vulnerability affecting systems using the glibc DNS client-side resolver, that could, under certain conditions, lead to remote code execution on a system using glibc.

Glibc, Linux Security, Vulnerability

Strengthening the Signal in the Noise: IoT Security and Stunt Hacking

The whole Internet of Things (IoT) phenomenon has really gained momentum amongst security professionals as a hot topic of discussion. More than a few people are calling for self-examination...

IoT Security, Stunt Hacking, Security Research

Welcome to Vegas! A Primer on Attending Black Hat & DEF CON

This is a general guideline aimed at first-time attendees to Black Hat and DEF CON.

Blackhat, Defcon, Conference, Security Threats