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heartbleed forecast: continued heartburn

It seems like Heartbleed is going to be keeping ¬†infosec people busy ¬†for a while. First, multiple people have succeeded…

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more iPhone fingerprint issues

Another attack on the iPhone 5s TouchID sensor… a German security firm has claimed to be able to use an…

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thoughts on the iPhone fingerprint hack

We all knew this would happen, although I was a little bit surprised as to how quickly The Chaos Computer…

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japan cloud oopsie reveals confidential treaty data

A cautionary tale of cloud computing… apparently, a Google Groups group set up by the Japanese Ministry of the Environment…

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creepy but effective belgian internet safety psa

Via Gizmodo

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NLRB continues push to regulate social media in non union companies

It seems that the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is continuing to extend its push into the regulation of social…

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epic fail – hackers gonna hack… unless they don’t have to

Earlier this week, an Australian firm providing billing and support services to web hosting firms found that their web site…

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noted – the russian internet becomes more opaque

Interesting post from security and cyberwarfare blog Digital Dao on how changes in Russian law will make it more difficult…

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security wtf of the week

Here is a textbook description of what companies should NOT do when someone privately reports a security vulnerability in their…

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it never ceases to amaze me…

…how often companies botch the termination process for an employee with “destroy the network access” and are then shocked, shocked…