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Steganography with encrypted containers

Steganography with an encrypted file container + hidden volume.

I’ve always been intrigued by steganography, hiding messages in data. Take an instance were two spies are out in the field separated by a decent distance, not feasible to travel. 1,062 more words

Computers

Cicada 3301 Puzzle in 2016 (No, I Haven't Solved It!)

I have long been an enthusiast of puzzles, particularly those of the verbal type. Nevertheless, I can safely say that I’ve yet to encounter something as difficult and complex as Cicada 3301 (and I’m sure many would agree). 474 more words

Dark Web

MATLAB Project : Post 29 : Stegnography using edge adaptive image

The growth of high speed computer networks and that of the Internet, in particular, has increased the ease of Information Communication. Ironically, the cause for the development is also of the apprehension – use of digital formatted data. 223 more words

MATLAB Projects

Going Dark

FBI Director James Comey testified to Congress today that encryption will end law enforcement’s ability to perform their job.  He suggests that the FBI’s primary tool is court orders to search for information, and he makes the general assumption that data is never accessible once encrypted.   644 more words

Running

Tell Me More danah boyd: an interview with the author of “It’s Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens”

In this interview, danah boyd talks about the issues that prompted her to present her ethnographic findings to the tech community at SXSW. During her research, boyd discovered a disconnect between the way sites and apps were being created and the way they were being used. 100 more words

Ethnography + Technology

All that Glistens

One of the many overlooked challenges in understanding Kryptos is that we don’t know what Kryptos really is.  We think we know what it is, but after all these years, it’s obvious we’re missing something critical.   498 more words

Kryptos

danah boyd: It's Complicated: Teen Privacy in a Networked Age

In this video, ethnographer danah boyd discusses the often innovative ways teenagers navigate privacy issues online. boyd makes the distinction between teens who want to participate in public, but not be public. 109 more words

Ethnography + Technology