When cyber criminals made off with $81m (and almost got away with $1bn), Bangladesh Bank was using second-hand switches worth $10 and had no firewalls in place. arstechnica.com/informati…
China's Great Firewall inventor had to use a VPN during a presentation on the merits of internet censorship theregister.co.uk/2016/04…
Unapproved VPNs are reportedly illegal in China, as they can be used to circumvent the Great Firewall. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vir…
The great firewall of China doesn't block Reddit! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gre…
The Great Firewall of China blocks FoxNews.com, but not CNN, NYTimes, HuffingtonPost or BBC.com. (it also seems that Reddit is mostly banned) greatfirewallofchina.org/…
A few scientists have proposed the existence of "Planck stars" that reside in black holes as a possible solution to the black hole information paradox and firewall problem. arxiv.org/pdf/1401.6562v4…
The term 'Red Ferrari' is banned by the Great Firewall of China due to corruption by top officials and their children pbs.org/newshour/rundown/…
A surveillance project called, "The Great Firewall of China" exists. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gol…
A human cell can hold 75MB of information. A single sperm holds around 37.5MB of DNA data. An ejaculation contains an estimated 7,000 to 10,000 Terrabytes of data. This is a bandwidth of roughly 1.4TB/s to 2.2TB/s assuming an up-time of 5 seconds and no packet loss. tomshardware.com/uk/news/…
Black Holes evaporate over time en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haw…
During the 1990s and early 2000s, it was technically infeasible to violate net-neutrality. First in 2003 with "deep packet inspection" was it possible en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Net…
Chinese president snubbed Mark Zuckerberg's request for baby name saying that would be "too much responsibility". He was also talking to the china's president in Mandarin when both of them met at the White House. Facebook has been blocked in China since 2009. telegraph.co.uk/news/worl…
In order to evade internet censorship in China, people used to refer to the events that took place at Tiananmen Square on June 4, 1989 as "May 35th", among many other alternative names en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tia…
In The Matrix Reloaded, Trinity uses a real hacking engine to find an exploit in the Power Plant's SSH servers. She then uses the SSHv1 CRC32 vulnerability which in the hands of a skilled hacker, can grant anyone full remote access to a machine. securityfocus.com/news/48…
There are at least 400 unlicensed rehabilitation camps in China as a solution to the rapidly growing number of parents with internet addicted kids. The camps have used electro-shock therapy, admit to use physical punishment and have been associated with the death of at least one youth edition.cnn.com/2009/WORL…
There's a SHIT-TON of Windows Run commands

PRINTERS: opens faxes and printers available

APPWIZ.CPL: opens Add or Remove programs utility tool

OPTIONALFEATURES: opens Add or Remove Windows component utility

DESK.CPL: opens display properties. Themes tab

HDWWIZ.CPL: opens add hardware wizard

IRPROPS.CPL: infrared utility tool

JOY.CP: opens game controllers settings

MMSYS.CPL: opens Sound and Audio device Properties. Volume tab

SYSDM.CPL: opens System properties

TELEPHON.CPL: Opens phone and Modem options

TIMEDATE.CPL: Date and Time properties

WSCUI.CPL: opens Windows Security Center

ACCESS.CPL: opens Accessibility Options

WUAUCPL.CPL: opens Automatic Updates

POWERCFG.CPL: opens Power Options Properties

AZMAN.MSC: opens authorisation management utility tool

CERTMGR.MSC: opens certificate management tool

COMPMGMT.MSC: opens the Computer management tool

COMEXP.MSC or DCOMCNFG: opens the Computer Services management tool

DEVMGMT.MSC: opens Device Manager

EVENTVWR or EVENTVWR.MSC: opens Event Viewer

FSMGMT.MSC: opens Shared Folders

NAPCLCFG.MSC: NAP Client configuration utility tool

SERVICES.MSC: opens Service manager

TASKSCHD.MSC or CONTROL SCHEDTASKS: opens Schedule Tasks manager

GPEDIT.MSC: opens Group Policy utility tool

LUSRMGR.MSC: opens Local Users and Groups

SECPOL.MSC: opens local security settings

CIADV.MSC: opens indexing service

NTMSMGR.MSC: removable storage manager

NTMSOPRQ.MSC: removable storage operator requests

WMIMGMT.MSC: opens (WMI) Window Management Instrumentation

PERFMON or PERFMON.MSC: opens the Performance monitor

MMC: opens empty Console

MDSCHED: opens memory diagnostics tools

DXDIAG: opens DirectX diagnostics tools

ODBCAD32: opens ODBC Data source Administrator

REGEDIT or REGEDT32: opens Registry Editor

DRWTSN32: opens Dr. Watson

VERIFIER: opens Driver Verifier Manager

CLICONFG: opens SQL Server Client Network Utility

UTILMAN: opens Utility Manager

COLORCPL: opens color management

CREDWIZ: back up and recovery tool for user passwords

MOBSYNC: opens Synchronization center

MSCONFIG: opens System Configuration Utility

SYSEDIT: opens System Configuration Editor (careful while using this command)

SYSKEY: Windows Account Database Security management (careful while using this command)

Windows utility and applications--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

EPLORER: Opens windows Explorer

IEXPLORER: Opens Internet explorer

WAB: opens Contacts

CHARMAP: opens Character Map

WRITE: opens

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