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Archived Since:February 3, 2010

Blog Post Archive

EU seeks new powers to obtain data "directly" from US tech firms

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

European officials are pushing for more streamlined access to data stored overseas, amid an ongoing terror threat across the 28 member-state bloc.

Russian malware controls hiding in plain sight — on Britney Spears' Instagram page

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The novel (but not new) approach to directing malware to its command server uses benign-looking comments posted on a specific Instagram post

Script kiddies delight at 'easy' hack which caused Qatar diplomatic crisis

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A brazen hack which exploded into an international firestorm could have been the work of nothing more than script kiddies.

US intelligence chiefs want controversial spying law, set to expire, to be permanent

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Intelligence agency heads are pushing Congress to renew the controversial surveillance law for the first time since the Edward Snowden disclosures in 2013.

How to watch former FBI chief James Comey's testimony and what to expect

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Speaking for the first time tomorrow since President Trump fired him, the meeting will likely be a fascinating watch.

US spy chief reverses course, will not say how many Americans caught in NSA surveillance

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The director of national intelligence said that redirecting government resources would be "unjustified."

OneLogin security chief reveals new details of data breach

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Two breaches in as many years. Is the trust gone? Alvaro Hoyos, the company's chief information security officer, answered key questions.

The Dark Web is the place to go to find bugs before public disclosure

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

New vulnerabilities are being published to the underbelly of the web days before public release.

Bitcoin Ponzi schemes slammed with $12 million penalty

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Investors were hoodwinked into paying out around $20 million to a scam artist.

Biker group charged with hacking hundreds of Jeeps, motorcycles in crime spree

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Members of the Hooligans Motorcycle Club allegedly used stolen dealer credentials to duplicate keys.

Crysis ransomware master keys released to the public

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A total of 200 master keys can now be used by victims to decrypt and unlock their systems.

2017: These aren't the droids you're looking for

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

40 years after the premiere of Star Wars, we're much closer to HAL and The Terminator than we are Artoo and Threepio.

What are "national security letters," and why should you care?

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Here's everything you need to know about the secretive FBI's investigative powers.

Europol cracks down on ATM black box attack scheme

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The "black box" attacks compromise ATMs to dispense cash.

UK police charge activist under terrorism law for refusing to hand over passwords

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The controversial "schedule 7" law can compel a person at the UK border to turn over device passwords.

FCC chairman voted to sell your browsing history — so we asked to see his

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Thanks to the FCC chairman, internet providers can now sell Americans' browsing histories for targeted advertising. We thought it was only fair to see his — so, we filed a Freedom of Information request.

'Keylogger' found on several HP laptops

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A security researcher says an audio driver is recording every keystroke entered, accessible to any person or malware that knows where to look.

Trump sacks FBI chief James Comey amid Russia probe

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Comey was investigating Trump's team and possible links to Russia.

Good news! The entire Senate just embraced web encryption

5 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Remember this for next time lawmakers bring out the pitchforks.

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