Believe it or not, social media accounts are easier to target and can be more easily compromised than emails in certain situations. However, security is often the last thing on peoples mind when they are engaging on social media. With that said, here is a guide to better help you understand some basic security principles when using your online accounts.
On September 25th the Kurdish people will vote in referendum to form the worlds newest country; Kurdistan. Here is a brief summary of the news and controversy surrounding this event and its implication on international political relationships going forward.
Considering that I have publicly supported and advised people to use CCleaner in the past, I would take a moment to address the hacking of CCleaner last month and what the incident means for the programs users.
A tech company known as Zerodium, which specializes in buying and selling hacking programs, has recently launched a new initiative challenging users to find new ways to hack the Tor web browser and the Linux based TAILS Operating system, which also runs through the Tor network. Where did they get these prices from and what are their motivations for doing this?
Earlier today Wikileaks released a new series entitled “Russian Spy Files,” documents exposing how Russian lawmakers have recently manipulated cyber security laws and forced tech companies to blanketly carry out mass surveillance on behalf of the Russian Government.
From password protection on the way down through creating an encrypted email account, here is how to better learn cyber security practices when handling your email accounts in the future.
Next week there will be a march on Washington to protest Donald Trumps decision to repeal net neutrality laws earlier this year. By now, it is no secret that the vast majority of “internet activists” all support the idea of Net Neutrality, but as a self proclaimed internet activist myself, here is where I think they get it wrong on this issue.
Article includes a direct link to the directory of emails, something other publishers do not include, along with an analysis of the hackers behind the breach and a summary of some of the most important details revealed by the leaked material.
Under Donald Trump, Attorney General Jeff Sessions had vowed to arrest medical marijuana patients nationwide and strip funding to any states which had passed marijuana laws conflicting with Federal Laws on that matter. Thankfully though, US Congress has overwhelmingly voted to block the Trump Administration from enforcing this policy in the future.
It is a completely useless nerd skill, but after reading this article you should know what to do with binary code next time you see it. 😎
Turns out it wasn’t all just Barack Obama. A new report by the United Nations outlines the deteriorating conditions in Palestinian territories, while harshly criticizing Israel’s actions for continuing to plan, develop and build record amounts of settlements in the region.
As the lucrative global arms trade “business” continues to soar in our modern times, here is a look at the troubling statistics fueling armed conflict all around the world.