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News: Reports of SIGINT sabotage at Standing Rock. An analysis.

You may of heard of the protests at Standing Rock, the site of a future Oil Pipeline. Large protests have developed which have gotten 24/7 media attention. 1,027 more words

News

WordPress Moving More Towards SSL

WordPress is moving more towards SSL. “We’re at a turning point: 2017 is going to be the year that we’re going to see features in WordPress which require hosts to have HTTPS available. 34 more words

Tweaks & Updates

Living with the UK's Investigatory Powers Act

This week, the most invasive and repressive surveillance measures of any nation passed into UK law, in the form of the Investigatory Powers Act 2016 (IPA). 1,743 more words

Technology

Crypto 101 - get free prelease pdf

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Comes with everything you need to understand complete systems such as SSL/TLS: block ciphers, stream ciphers, hash functions, message authentication codes, public key encryption, key agreement protocols, and signature algorithms. 51 more words

This Messaging App Saw a Surge After Trump's Election

A secure messaging app called Signal already enjoys a great reputation in privacy circles and, following the election of Donald Trump, its founder says the app’s popularity shot up. 411 more words

Tech

HTTPS and SSL is a Two Edged Sword

We all know that HTTPS and SSL stand for security and encryption.  When we connect to our bank or favorite ne retailer we know we can upload our credit card information or account number with confidence, knowing that our data is being shielded from prying eyes.  712 more words

IT Security

News in brief: meals on robot wheels; Mirai blamed for new attacks; police bypass iPhone encryption

Your daily round-up of some of the other security stories in the news

Food delivery robots take to the streets

One hungry Londoner got a bit more than she bargained for earlier this week when her falafel and lamb cutlets… 536 more words

Law & Order