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May 2018

Government Hacking and Subversion of Digital Security

By | May 16th, 2018|Categories: News & Info|

Too often, the policies and practices of law enforcement and intelligence agencies can be disastrous for security. Attempts to weaken encryption through law, policy, or informal pressure can make technology devices less secure for everyone. [...]

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April 2018

Congressmembers Raise Doubts About the “Going Dark” Problem

By | April 17th, 2018|Categories: News & Info|

In the wake of a damning report by the DOJ Office of Inspector General (OIG), Congress is asking questions about the FBI’s handling of the locked iPhone in the San Bernardino case and its repeated [...]

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October 2017

Massive South African database leak just got bigger – 60 million records online

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: News & Info|

The leak of a database containing the personal details of millions of South Africans is much larger than initially thought. Security researcher Troy Hunt said he was alerted to the leak of a massive [...]

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Personal banking apps leak info through phone

By | October 17th, 2017|Categories: News & Info|

For several years I have been reading about flaws in home banking apps, but I was skeptical. To be honest, when I started this research I was not expecting to find any significant results. The [...]

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August 2017

Here’s How CIA Spies On Its Intelligence Liaison Partners Around the World

By | August 23rd, 2017|Categories: News & Info|

WikiLeaks has just published another Vault 7 leak, revealing how the CIA spies on their intelligence partners around the world, including FBI, DHS and the NSA, to covertly collect data from their systems. The [...]

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July 2017

How CIA Agents Covertly Steal Data From Hacked Smartphones (Without Internet)

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: News & Info|

WikiLeaks has today published the 16th batch of its ongoing Vault 7 leak, this time instead of revealing new malware or hacking tool, the whistleblower organisation has unveiled how CIA operatives stealthy collect and [...]

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