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Inoculating the World Against Malware

The WannaCry ransomware worm spread across the planet is a matter of hours, infecting over 200,000 computers in just a matter of hours -...

Why CloudBleed Wasn’t So Bloody Scary

Why CloudBleed Wasn’t So Bloody Scary
The media was once again telling everyone to light their hair on fire over the latest web bug that threatens to expose all of...

Protecting Your Privacy at the US Border

Protecting Your Privacy at the US Border
What are your rights at the border? It depends on your immigration status, and even US citizens will not enjoy their usual Constitutional rights...

Your Email is as Vulnerable as Sending a Postcard

Your Email is as Vulnerable as Sending a Postcard
Would you write banking information, passwords, private conversation or any sensitive data on the back of a postcard? Sounds like a silly question perhaps -...

When the Hackers Become the Hacked

When the Hackers Become the Hacked
The Shadow Brokers have dumped a treasure trove of NSA secret hacking tools, proving that even the best secret-keepers in the country can’t always...

How The Bad Guys Trick You Into Taking Their Bait

How The Bad Guys Trick You Into Taking Their Bait
“Phishing” is one of the most common and most effective ways for the bad guys to get your passwords or credit card information. In...

Congress Just Sold You Out (Again)

Congress Just Sold You Out (Again)
This week I discuss the stunning repeal of Internet privacy provisions with Ernesto Falcon from the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Congress narrowly passed a bill...

Masking Your Digital Footprints

Masking Your Digital Footprints
WikiLeaks dumped almost 9000 pages of secret CIA documents on the web for all to see, detailing dozens of secret hacking tools and techniques....