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We receive and analyze the radio signal of the payment terminal using SDR

Hello, Habr. Recently, I had the opportunity to test a payment terminal with the possibility of contactless payment...

Easter egg in ionCube - an attempt by developers to sweep the trash under the carpet?

A web developer knows that scripts created for commercial purposes can go for a walk on the network with overwritten copyrights; it is possible that the script will start to resell on behalf of someone else...

Another's code - darkness: why is it dangerous to download "harmless" software from GitHub

Probably, everyone who reads this article is well acquainted with GitHub - the largest web service for hosting IT projects and their joint development. Here you can find almost any open source project...

“Kings” and “gods” of access: how the Russian-speaking hacker Fxmsp earned 100 million rubles on sales on the darknet

Today Group-IB presented a analytical report " Fxmsp: the invisible god of the network ” , revealing the identity of one of the most active sellers of access to corporate networks of companies, providing its services on the darkne...

RATKing: New Campaign with Remote Access Trojans

In late May, we discovered a malware distribution campaign for the Remote Access Trojan (RAT) class — programs that allow attackers to remotely control an infected system...

IDA Pro: working with library code (not WinAPI)

Hello everyone, When working in the IDA, I, and probably also you, often have to deal with applications that have a fairly large amount of code, do not have symbolic information and, moreover, contain a lot of library code...

We are writing a specification for Nvidia Kepler (CUDA binaries, language version sm_30) for Ghidra

Quite a lot of specifications for Ghidra have already been written for ordinary processor languages, but nothing for graphical ones...

IDA Pro: what should not be SDK

Greetings, This article will be about how you should not do it when you are developing an SDK for your product. And an example, one might even say, the most striking, will be IDA Pro...

Intuition in ... a car

In fact, everything is simple. The human ego prevents us from accepting the fact that we, in a certain sense, are quite primitively arranged...

From AI to VR: how industry and retail use new technologies

Hello, Habr! My name is Alex Sidorin. For more than five years, at CROC, I have been helping to introduce robots, as well as distance learning and gamification systems, to Russian and international companies...

Why do we need neural processors?

Neural networks are now called new electricity. We don’t notice them, but use them every day. Face ID on the iPhone, smart assistants, translation services, and even recommendations on YouTube are all neural networks...

AI vs. AI battle: fraud and fake content

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is strong advanced in detecting bank card fraud attempts. Most of us have received messages asking for confirmation of purchases made by cybercriminals...

Neurointerface - personal experience of using in practical tasks

I will try to talk about the use of the neural interface to obtain additional data in the process of staff training (monitoring the necessary psychophysical capabilities of the staff)...

Brain architecture. Channels concept

In this article I will talk about one of my hypotheses regarding the architecture of the brain. Reasoning is based on a very simple concept of channels. Perhaps the reader will even find it naive...

How is a neural network

Hello! My name is Konstantin Berlin , I’m a full-stack developer at BCS. Recently, I independently studied neural networks and, based on the results of wrote a book...

Focus for AI

Attention is perhaps the most important component of intelligent activity. There are about 100 trillion synapses and tens of billions of neurons in our brains...

The Last Battle for the Singularity

Among futurologists and transhumanists, they talk and write a lot about the Technological Singularity...

How to run PULSE (face-depixelizer) on Linux on Windows 10 (WSL)? Tutorial

One spring evening of 2020, I read an article about the face-depixelizer neural network. After studying, it turned out that this is a kind of frontend for the engine PULSE...

Dialogue Evaluation Winners - About Tasks, Language Models, ML, and About Me

Recently completed Dialog 2020 , international scientific conference on computer linguistics and intellectual technologies...

On the threshold of quantum consciousness

Prerequisites for the emergence of AI superior to the human brain: Moore's law for quantum computers; the emergence of programming languages ​​for quantum computers; a quantum computer is similar to the work of human intuition, wi...