Mind your LANs! 🙂

DarkVishnya: Banks attacked through direct connection to local network

Another piece worth reading 🙂

How to Safely and Securely Dispose of Your Old Gadgets


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Yay, we've just released an important update to make your secure mailbox even more secure! 😀 Learn here how you yourself can reset your account should you lose your passwords or second factor:

Hackers seed StatCounter with nasty JavaScript in elaborate Bitcoin cyber-heist caper

Gate.io exchange believed to be target of embedded attack


I returned after a little break. The timeline here is so calm 😉

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Most online services are for 'free' because users pay with their data. Let's change this business model and take back our right to privacy!


Police face recognition tools 'inaccurate'

Its system incorrectly flagged 102 people as potential suspects and led to no arrests.

In figures given to Big Brother Watch, South Wales Police said its technology had made 2,685 "matches" between May 2017 and March 2018 - but 2,451 were false alarms.


Thank you, next please.

I played with this today on my Debian VM. rkhunter didn't find anything, but chkrootkit sensed something fishy: at least one hidden process. Good to know that old chkrootkit is still useful 😀
Use it people 😉

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I use CopperheadOS, so F-droid and Yalp are my only hope 😉

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The Movement to Break Up Facebook Has Begun

Privacy and anti-monopoly advocacy groups launched the Freedom from Facebook campaign on Monday, demanding that the Federal Trade Commission force the social media giant to break up into four separate companies. Sensing a moment of weakness, activists hope to establish stronger privacy protections and cross-platform communication.



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I'm running an OnionShare receive mode server in a Qubes AppVM on a desktop computer that I'll just leave online for a long time.

It's not quite stable yet, but here's the work-in-progress pull request: github.com/micahflee/onionshar

Anyway want to try sending me some files, anonymously and securely? Load this address in Tor Browser: uxhsndx5d3ufxqoj.onion/

Wooow... How do you feel now, Zuck? 😓

Cambridge Analytica Shared Data With Russia: Whistleblower | SecurityWeek.Com

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