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New Tool Automatically Finds and Hacks Vulnerable Internet-Connected Devices

Hacking just got fully automated for script kiddies.
Joseph Cox
1.31.18
OpSec
OpSec

Politician Accidentally Doxes His Old Boss By Reading Encrypted Signal Messages in Front of a Bunch of Cameras

All the encryption in the world is not going to help if someone can read over your shoulder.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.31.18
encryption
encryption

This Custom-Made Jihadi Encryption App Hides Messages in Images

A new program dubbed Muslim Crypt tries to keep extremist communications secure.
Joseph Cox
1.26.18
Internet Insecurity
Internet Insecurity

An Anonymous YouTube Video Has Started a Battle in the Secretive Secure Phone Industry

"Secure phone" companies are fighting with each other after someone posted a video claiming to hack one of the devices.
Joseph Cox
1.24.18
Internet Insecurity
Internet Insecurity

Snowden’s App Probably Can’t Protect You From Targeted State Surveillance

The media overhyped Snowden’s new app, according to security experts, and also made no mention of its origins.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.8.18
OpSec
OpSec

How to Scrub GPS Data from Your Photos

A guide to not doxxing at-risk animal species (yourself included).
Asia Murphy
10.26.17
Krack
Krack

KRACK For Dummies

What you need to know to protect yourself from the new KRACK Wi-Fi attack.
Lucian Constantin
10.16.17
3d printer hacking
3d printer hacking

How Gold Nanoparticles Keep 3D Printers Safe From Hackers

A new study suggests three ways to "physically verify" 3D printed objects.
Jacob Dubé
8.16.17
OpSec
OpSec

At Def Con, No Furry Masks Allowed at the Casino

Foiled by furries
Samantha Cole
8.1.17
dark web
dark web

Alleged Dark Web Kingpin Doxed Himself With His Personal Hotmail Address

Feds say alleged AlphaBay operator Alexandre Cazes welcomed users to the dark web drug market with a message that included the email address "Pimp_Alex_91@hotmail.com."
Joseph Cox
7.20.17
Dual Core
Dual Core

This Hip-Hop Track Has Better OPSEC Advice Than Most Guides Out There

“Never trust nobody. IRC is bad luck when you chat too much.”
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.2.17
See You There
See You There

DIY Venues Need Better OpSec: A Guide

Underground community spaces must build threat models to survive the age of social media surveillance. Here's how.
Dia Kayyali
3.17.17