Wednesday, March 16, 2016

[Links of the day] 16/03/2016: userspace TCP stack, pebcak, neural net

  • mTCP : Highly Scalable User-level TCP Stack for Multicore Systems, really cool project released back in 2014. The really interesting bit is that they now support DPDK natively which allow for massive performance improvement while bypassing the kernel stack altogether. [github]
  • The problem is between the chair and the keyboard : how do you patch users ? A Taxonomy of Attacks and a Survey of Defence Mechanisms for Semantic Social engineering Attacks
  • Neural Networks Demystified : series of video explaining neural networks