Category: Security

Edward Snowden and John Oliver discuss password security and it’s hilarious!

Really important tips and See these really important tips and advises from Edward Snowden in this conversation with John Oliver.

Not all security systems fail!

Not all security systems are created equals. We often hear about the ones that fail, but rarely the ones that worked!

An uneventful G7 – from a security standpoint

Compare that with the 2010 G8/G20 disaster in Toronto where police cars were burned, bank windows were smashed and hundreds were arrested. The question raises itself: what was different this time in Canada?

Is this the most secure security code ever?

Do you need to find a code no one could break into? Ask Commander Data for help!

The debate over prison conditions for convicted terrorists

There was a very interesting juxtaposition of stories on violent extremism this week in two Western, democratic nations where two acts of terrorism shocked their populace’s in recent years. 

US Supreme Court boosts privacy with mobile data ruling

Landmark decision will force US government to obtain warrant for location data.

Researchers warn of hackable baby monitor

SEC Consult confirms mother’s suspicion she was spied on.

Fake Fortnite for Android links found on YouTube

The extremely popular video game Fortnite is coming to Android sometime this summer, and the fanbase is going wild. Not surprisingly, mobile malware developers are taking advantage.

Hackers Steal $31m+ from South Korean Crypto-Exchange

South Korean exchange Bithumb has been targeted by hackers for the second time in a year, this time losing over $31m in cryptocurrency.

Score one for the good guys!

As a society we have to decide what powers and what tools to give our protectors. Are we ok with the use of devious tactics to deal with devious actors?

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in May 2018

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in May 2018 – 17,273,571 records leaked

One of the biggest data breach to date involving a UK company

Dixons Carphone has admitted a huge data breach involving 5.9 million payment cards and 1.2 million personal data records.

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