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Lavabit, the encrypted email provider Edward Snowden favored, has risen from the ashes with more security features than before. If you'll recall, company chief Ladar Levison shut it down in 2013 instead ...
Sunday, 22 January 2017
In his first official stop to handle some presidential business, Donald Trump spoke to the men and women of the CIA. The bizarre speech that followed danced around the issues of cyber security and his ...
Sunday, 22 January 2017
Zeynep Tufekci / technosociology: Open letter signed by 70 security experts calls for Guardian to retract story about alleged WhatsApp backdoor vulnerability  —  You recently published ...
Sunday, 22 January 2017
Yi, manufacturer of your favorite affordable action cam, also makes a home IP security camera, and Prime members can pick it up for just $30 today, albeit with a backorder. If you want it faster, or aren’t ...
Saturday, 21 January 2017
I had just finished hacking the Gibson when I heard the news: Rudy Giuliani, the guy who said he was gonna solve cybersecurity, had just been named Trump's cyber advisor. I hopped onto our hacker ...
Saturday, 21 January 2017
Security gurus condemn sensational reporting of encryption backdoor-that-wasn't Computer security experts and cryptographers have accused The Guardian of overblowing what was reported to be a backdoor ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Meitu says it’s using the data to improve performance, but security experts have raised some red flags. Read all  ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Around 30 cryptographers, security researchers and technical experts have signed an open letter to The Guardian. Read all  ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
We've got four more years, people Passwords used by Donald Trump's incoming cybersecurity advisor Rudy Giuliani and 13 other top staffers have been leaked in mass hacks, according to a Channel 4 investigation.… ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Kaspersky Internet Security, like many other antivirus tools, is a noisy application. It displays notifications and advertisements, plays sounds, animates a system tray icon, and prompts you before visiting ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
The key to defeating cyber attacks lies in being able to make the correct response in a timely manner, but frontline security staff may lack the skills or resources to spot problems early. Endpoint security ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
... right now to bemoan everything that happened. This is no different in the security world. We saw some of the biggest -- and highest profile -- breaches of all time (DMC and Yahoo, just to name a few) and ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
eWEEK: The Docker 1.13 release introduces multiple new commands including prune and squash, which can help containers to use disk space more efficiently. Read all
Friday, 20 January 2017
Sony is rolling out the latest Android security patches to its Xperia XZ and X Performance - but the Xperia Z3+, which it began updating to Android 7.0 this week, remains on last month's patches. Read ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Brian Krebs has been investigating for months how the Mirai botnet came to be and who's behind the infamous distributed denial of service attacks from last year. Now he thinks he has answers. Read more... ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Kate Conger / TechCrunch: Security and privacy experts raise questions about viral selfie app Meitu's app permissions like GPS, call and carrier info, more that are unrelated to core use  —  ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Carbanak, a powerful cyber-crime group, is using certain Google services as command and control for its malware and other malicious elements. The news was released by cybersecurity firm Forcepoint this ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
18. Seven pet h8s: Verity is sorely vexed
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... multithreading, closures, "too big data", np-completeness, security, encryption and identity management.… Read all  ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security: Brian Krebs accuses founder of DDoS mitigation provider ProTraf Solutions as co-author of Mirai IoT worm; founder denies involvement  —  On September ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
... CircleID on Twitter More under: Broadband, Internet Governance, Internet of Things, Law, Policy & Regulation, Privacy, Security, Telecom, Web Read all  ...
Friday, 20 January 2017
... is a threat to the nation’s security. But that’s only one of his biggest challenges, and given what he’s said… Read more... Read all  ...
Thursday, 19 January 2017
It is now normal for technology companies, media and telecom companies to be victims of either fraud or cyber-attacks, a new Kroll report says. Almost four-fifths (79 percent) of companies were victims ...
Thursday, 19 January 2017
... why he goes to such great lengths to delegitimize even the intelligence community, which is the president’s key resource in security, and he’s going to do this demeaning and delegitimizing behavior rather ...
Thursday, 19 January 2017
According to a new report from security awareness training company Wombat Security, people are starting to get the message on phishing. When asked, 'What is phishing?', 65 percent of those surveyed in ...
Thursday, 19 January 2017
At the end of last week, Microsoft Germany published a post waving an early goodbye to Windows 7, and stating that the aging OS can "no longer keep up with the increased security requirements", and sticking ...
Thursday, 19 January 2017