The fast random file
access, low cost per megabyte and durability of optical media make the new MaxOptix DVD-RAM library an attractive option for document imaging, medical imaging, auxiliary Internet storage and digital media applications, as well as the traditional tape-based areas of backup/restore and archival storage.
The test included random file
read-and-write operations, and file and directory creation.
The virus will choose a random file
from your hard drive and forward it to all recipients in your Microsoft Outlook address book.
Adaptec DirectCD _ packet writing software delivers a hard drive-like user interface allowing random file
write, rewrite and erase capabilities
Interestingly all their developers agree on the fact that it is impossible to accurately detect encrypted files from random files
, because they appear identical on every analysis.
In a batch program at night, Farmers grabs a selected number of random files
from the database and sends an e-mail invitation that will be in the call center representative's in-box in the morning.
As long ago as 2001, the Sircam computer virus started stealing random files
from host computers, infecting them and sending them further.
More reinsurers are auditing more claims and random files
However, it soon became obvious that sequential file access was extremely inefficient if the file were to be accessed in any non-sequential way, and creation of random files
was also inefficient (because the creation process required access to widely separated places on the physical device), and so a compromise was struck.
All variables written to random files
must be strings, which means they can be alphanumeric.