Daniel Gifford

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A Cybersecurity Threat That Could Be Lurking On Your Phone- 1 October 2014

1 October 2014- Fox News A Cybersecurity Threat That Could Be Lurking On Your Phone

Maker of StealthGenie, an app used for spying, is indicted in Virginia- 29 September 2014

29 September 2014- The Washington Post Maker of StealthGenie, an app used for spying, is indicted in Virginia

Self-Destructing SSDs Will Nuke Themselves If You Text Them a Code Word- 30 September 2014

30 September 2014- Gizmodo Self-Destructing SSDs Will Nuke Themselves If You Text Them a Code Word

Why Rumors Outrace the Truth Online- 29 September 2014

29 September 2014- The New York Times Why Rumors Outrace the Truth Online

Hong Kong Protesters Flock to Off-Grid Messaging App- 29 September 2014

29 September 2014- The New York Times Hong Kong Protesters Flock to Off-Grid Messaging App

MIT Students Battle State’s Demand for Their Bitcoin Miner’s Source Code- 22 September 2014

22 September 2014- Wired MIT Students Battle State’s Demand for Their Bitcoin Miner’s Source Code

For Car Buyers, the Repo Man is Just a Click Away- 25 September 2014

25 September 2014- Popular Science For Car Buyers, The Repo Man Is Just A Click Away

FBI boss: Apple’s iPhone, iPad Encryption Puts People ‘Above the Law’- 25 September 2014

25 September 2014- The Register FBI boss: Apple’s iPhone, iPad encryption puts people ‘Above the Law’

Worse than Heartbleed? Today’s Bash Bug Could Break Security for Years- 24 September 2014

24 September 2014- The Verge Worse than Heartbleed? Today’s Bash bug could break security for years

Malicious Google DoubleClick Advertisements Distributed Malware to Millions of Computers- 21 September 2014

21 September 2014- The Hacker News Malicious Google DoubleClick Advertisements Distributed Malware to Millions of Computers

Emma Watson ‘Naked Photo Leak’ Was Actually a Hoax of a Hoax- 24 September 2014

24 September 2014- The Independent Emma Watson ‘Naked Photo Leak’ Was Actually a Hoax of a Hoax

Malware-Laced Emails Appear to Come From LogMeIn- 23 September 2014

23 September 2014- ThreatPost Malware-Laced Emails Appear to Come From LogMeIn

A Deep Web Service Will Leak Your Documents If the Government Murders You- 22 September 2014

22 September 2014 A Deep Web Service Will Leak Your Documents If the Government Murders You

A Military-Grade Drone That Can Be Printed Anywhere- 16 September 2014

16 September 2014- Wired A Military-Grade Drone That Can Be Printed Anywhere

China hacked into Pentagon contractor networks ‘nine times’, US Senate finds- 17 September 2014

17 September 2014- The Guardian China Hacked into Pentagon Contractor Networks ‘Nine Times’, U.S. Senate Finds

ISIS Declares War on Twitter: Terror Group Warns Employees They Will Be Assassinated for Closing Down Islamist Propaganda Accounts- 9 September 2014

9 September 2014- Daily Mail ISIS declares war on Twitter: Terror group warns employees they will be assassinated for closing down Islamist propaganda accounts

Dyre Trojan Caught In The Cookie Jar- 18 September 2014

18 September 2014- Threat Post Dyre Trojan Caught In The Cookie Jar

JPMorgan Employee Password Was Key in Hack Hitting 76 Million Homes- 2 October 2014

2 October 2014- Bloomberg JPMorgan Employee Password Was Key in Hack Hitting 76 Million Homes

Why the Shellshock Bug Is Worse than Heartbleed- 30 September 2014

30 September 2014- MIT technology review Why the Shellshock Bug Is Worse than Heartbleed

U.S. Nuclear Regulator Hacked Three Times in Three Years- 19 August 2014

19 August 2014- ThreatPost U.S. Nuclear Regulator Hacked Three Times in Three Years