[Today we welcome my Princeton Computer Science colleague Mike Freedman. Mike's research areas include computer systems, network software, and security. He writes a technical blog about these topics at the Princeton S Network Systems -- required reading for serious systems geeks like me. -- Ed Felten]
In the past few weeks, Ed has been writing about targeted and inaccurate copyright enforcement.
Researchers at Malwarebytes have discovered that some programs covertly install Bitcoin-mining software on users' computers, papering over the practice by including sneaky language in their license agreements allowing for "computer ... Read Post
Guest post written by Tom Cross Tom Cross is director of security research at Lancope, a security software firm. With each passing year, the security threats facing computer networks have become more technically sophisticated, bette... Read Post