The US and the other Five Eyes governments have made their decision in the old argument of privacy versus security. We no longer have a right to privacy. We may no longer communicate without someone reading all our mail. The delicate balance is no longer being maintained as of now, The top law enforcement bodies… Continue reading US, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand Demand Encryption Backdoors
WRITTEN BY Mike Murphy OBSESSION Machines with Brains August 04, 2017 The US Army’s research division, along with the US Navy, has reportedly banned its personnel from using any DJI drones, those made by the Chinese company headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong. According to a memo acquired by sUAS News, a site devoted to the business of… Continue reading The US Army is reportedly banning all drones from China’s DJI
There are three concerns at issue here. Privacy Security Profit One is not like the other two. IRobot wants to sell your privacy and possibly your security for profit. </end editorial> Monday July 24, 2017 4:42 PM PDT by Juli Clover iRobot CEO Colin Angle today told Reuters that he hopes indoor mapping data collected by Roomba automatic vacuum… Continue reading iRobot Wants to Sell Mapping Data Collected by Roomba Vacuums to a Tech Company Like Apple
Apps are using ad-tracking audio signals that your phone can hear, but you can’t. By Zack Whittaker for Zero Day | May 3, 2017 A new privacy-busting technique that tracks consumers through the use of ultrasonic tones may have once sounded like the stuff of science fiction novels, but today it’s reality. These near-silent tones… Continue reading Hundreds of privacy-invading apps are using ultrasonic sounds to track you
Despite the preponderance of articles in the mainstream media labeling Snowden a traitor, this article is as balanced as it can be. The difference in perspectives is simple. From a security perspective, Snowden is a traitor. From a privacy perspective, Snowden is a hero. There is no doubt, however, that Snowden irrevocably damaged US signals… Continue reading “Snowden” – A Movie About a Hero or a Traitor?
by John Biggs (@johnbiggs) Security experts have cloned all seven TSA master keys Key escrow — the process of keeping a set of keys for yourself “just in case” — has always been the U.S. government’s modus operandi when it comes to security. From the disastrous Clipper chip to today, the government has always wanted… Continue reading Security experts have cloned all seven TSA master keys
A few of my left-leaning friends (okay, far left) still support Hillary Clinton in her quest for President. This article says exactly what I believe and why I believe she can never be my trusted President. I actually unfriended and blocked someone who I have known for 40+ years today because I would not bend… Continue reading Secretary without honor: Voices