- The WIP hosted #LocalVoicesTalk about Women in Islam, a Twitter event. July 22, 2014
- Infrastructure Hackers, Script Kiddies and “Watchdogs”: A Round-up of Monsters Under the Bed from CIS/MS-ISAC June 5, 2014
- Recent Activity from The European Cyber Army (ECA) April 15, 2014
- Summary of 2013 Malware Development March 26, 2014
- Turkey Thrashes Twitter, Leaks put Gov in a Twist March 21, 2014
- Commerce Dept. Cans ICANN March 21, 2014
- Point of Sale Target’ed, Millions of Credit Cards Scraped. February 12, 2014
- Hotels May Become New Data Breach Point February 12, 2014
- New White House Initiative Pledges $750 Million for Student Technology February 12, 2014
- Mask/Careto Unmasked, Shadowy Spanish Spybots Slink into Sunset February 12, 2014
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The same kind of data analysis behind a Netflix movie recommendation will analyze how people are working in your office. Continue reading
More than 400 police officers in Germany take part in a nationwide clampdown against piracy. Continue reading
Requests by governments for Facebook’s user data are up by nearly a quarter in the first half of the year compared to the previous six months. Continue reading
A conservative legal activist urged a federal appeals court Tuesday to strike down the National Security Agency’s program that collects Americans’ phone records in bulk.
“Privacy has never been an absolute right,” GCHQ chief Robert Hannigan says. Continue reading
DC Circuit Court of Appeals may confirm ruling that ended practice, was stayed. Continue reading
Radio-frequency hack developed by researchers in Israel would let attackers steal data remotely from even air-gapped computers not connected to the internet. The post How Attackers Can Use Radio Signals and Mobile Phones to Steal Protected Data appeare… Continue reading
State Police: “It’s best suited for open spaces, not heavily wooded forests.” Continue reading
A man’s arrest over posts about the pro-democracy demonstrations raises concern that the authorities have begun to patrol the Internet.
Wyden spoke with WIRED about the difficulties of keeping mum on classified matters, about his public showdown with intelligence chief James Clapper over the NSA’s data collection on Americans, and about the government’s use of zero-day exploits. The po… Continue reading
Apple’s latest operating system OS X Yosemite pushes the limits of data collection tolerance: its desktop search tool Spotlight uploads your search terms in real time to Apple’s remote servers, by default. Fortunately for Apple’s angry users, however, … Continue reading
While revelations from Edward Snowden about the National Security Agency’s massive database of phone records have sparked a national debate about its constitutionality, another secretive database has gone largely unnoticed and without scrutiny. The database, which affects unknown numbers of people, contains phone records that at least five police agencies in southeast Virginia have been […]
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“I remember what the Internet was like before it was being watched.” Continue reading
Encryption will “lead all of us to a very dark place,” FBI director says. Continue reading
In the latest Intelligence Squared debate, John Yoo and other legal scholars faced off over the constitutionality of the National Security Agency’s phone surveillance program. Continue reading
As a much-anticipated documentary about NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden premiers in New York this evening, new revelations are being published simultaneously that expose more information about the NSA’s work to compromise computer networks and devices. Newly-brought-to-light documents leaked by Snowden discuss operations by the NSA working inside China, Germany and South Korea to help physically […]
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