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Using Tor and other means to hide your location piques NSA’s interest in you | Naked Security

Using Tor and other means to hide your location piques NSA’s interest in you | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 195 TWEETS

Those who use online anonymizing technologies to obscure their location are assumed to be non-US persons and should thus continue to be targeted by surveillance. That's one of many revelations coming from top-secret documents, published by The Guardian, t

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/24/using-tor-and-other-means-to-hide-your-location-piques-nsas-interest-in-you/

Canada’s long-delayed spam laws risk being quietly shelved | Naked Security

Canada’s long-delayed spam laws risk being quietly shelved | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 71 TWEETS

Anti-spam legislation in Canada should have been in force several years ago but it's unlikely that the laws will have any teeth for several more years, and they may even fall by the wayside. So Canadians, unless you want to be the weak link, pester your p

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/24/canadas-long-delayed-spam-laws-risk-being-quietly-shelved/

LinkedIn unhacked, Microsoft bounties, Java in your browser – 60 Sec Security [VIDEO] | Naked Security

LinkedIn unhacked, Microsoft bounties, Java in your browser – 60 Sec Security [VIDEO] | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 78 TWEETS

It's that time again - time for this week's 60 Second Security, our fun-but serious "security news with a conscience" video series. Give it a spin...it'll only take a minute.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/22/linkedin-unhacked-ms-bounties-java-in-browser-60-sec-security/

Technology

What do you want to see on Naked Security? | Naked Security

What do you want to see on Naked Security? | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 50 TWEETS

We think it's about time we ask you about what YOU want from us. Have your say, and maybe win a t-shirt!

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/25/what-do-you-want-to-see-on-naked-security/

Korean graphical designer in “font protest” against PRISM surveillance  | Naked Security

Korean graphical designer in “font protest” against PRISM surveillance | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 76 TWEETS

About a year ago, a Korean graphical designer came out with an "anti-surveillance" typeface called ZXX, as a sort of protest against electronic eavesdropping. But, in the aftermath of PRISM, are there *really* any anti-surveillance properties to

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/25/korean-graphical-designer-in-font-protest-against-prism-surveillance/

Europeans to get told about data breaches – sometimes | Naked Security

Europeans to get told about data breaches – sometimes | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 71 TWEETS

The EC has published new breach disclosure rules that exempt companies from disclosure if they're using encryption. It's an odd loophole, given how data handling can be bungled, encryption or no.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/25/europeans-to-get-told-about-data-breaches-sometimes/

Yahoo says unleashing people’s old accounts will be fine, just fine | Naked Security

Yahoo says unleashing people’s old accounts will be fine, just fine | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 1 TWEETS

It will be OK, the company says. We're not giving away your content or personal details, and we're sending bouncebacks for a month. Has that convinced critics? Unlikely.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/24/yahoo-says-unleashing-peoples-old-accounts-will-be-fine-just-fine/?goback=.gde_4023910_member_252514004

Facebook issues data breach notification – may have leaked your email and phone number | Naked Security

Facebook issues data breach notification – may have leaked your email and phone number | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 1 TWEETS

Facebook just published a data breach notification on its security blog. You might not immediately notice that from the title of the article, but the social networking giant is, indeed, reporting a data leakage problem.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/23/facebook-issues-data-breach-notification-may-have-leaked-your-email-and-phone-number/?goback=.gde_4023910_member_252407543

Stolen webcam video listed at $1 per female victim, $1 per 100 male victims | Naked Security

Stolen webcam video listed at $1 per female victim, $1 per 100 male victims | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 1 TWEETS

Do only the truly paranoid stick bandages over their webcams so they don't get surreptitiously recorded? Well, a BBC producer posing as a computer security enthusiast talked to webcam hackers who said that the hack is simple to do.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/21/stolen-webcam-video-listed-at-1-per-female-victim-1-per-100-male-victims/?goback=.gde_4023910_member_251933238

US senators propose legislation to throttle NSA’s domestic spying  | Naked Security

US senators propose legislation to throttle NSA’s domestic spying | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 92 TWEETS

Senator Patrick Leahy, along with other US senators, has introduced a bill to limit National Security Agency (NSA) spying on domestic targets. They're not asking for it to stop, mind you - just that it be more transparent with regards to privacy.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/26/us-senators-propose-to-throttle-nsa-domestic-spying/

The day I caught an ATM card catcher | Naked Security

The day I caught an ATM card catcher | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 158 TWEETS

Ever found a card catcher in your local cash machine? A few years ago I did. They’re surprisingly easy to dismantle - but in my case, a little more thought should have been applied to the possible consequences.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/23/the-day-i-caught-an-atm-card-catcher/

Facebook issues data breach notification – may have leaked your email and phone number | Naked Security

Facebook issues data breach notification – may have leaked your email and phone number | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 198 TWEETS

Facebook just published a data breach notification on its security blog. You might not immediately notice that from the title of the article, but the social networking giant is, indeed, reporting a data leakage problem.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/23/facebook-issues-data-breach-notification-may-have-leaked-your-email-and-phone-number/

Hey board directors, help your companies fight cybercrime – and yes, it matters | Naked Security

Hey board directors, help your companies fight cybercrime – and yes, it matters | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 2 TWEETS

According to a recent report by the ICSA, boardrooms need to "wake up" to the danger of cybercrime, as their buy in is vital to ensure companies are prepared to face cyber threats.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/21/hey-board-directors-help-your-companies-fight-cybercrime-and-yes-it-matters/?id=98304-17832

SkyNET: DIY drone helicopter WiFi attacks for less than $600 | Naked Security

SkyNET: DIY drone helicopter WiFi attacks for less than $600 | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 141 TWEETS

Could malicious hackers break into WiFi networks and commandeer computers into a botnet - not via the internet, but using a DIY drone helicopter that costs less than $600? Researchers, who have built a prototype, say yes.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2011/09/09/diy-drone-helicopter-wifi-attacks/

Blackberry releases first security fixes for new Z10 smartphone | Naked Security

Blackberry releases first security fixes for new Z10 smartphone | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 80 TWEETS

Blackberry released the first two security advisories for its new Z10 smartphone yesterday. One of the patches was for Adobe Flash vulnerabilities from January. Flash? On a smartphone? In 2013?

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/12/blackberry-releases-first-security-fixes-for-new-z10-smartphone/

The LinkedIn hack that wasn’t | Naked Security

The LinkedIn hack that wasn’t | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 97 TWEETS

Bryan Berg, the co-founder of microblogging site App.net, pronounced earlier today that LinkedIn had been hacked. That turned out to be not quite correct, as Paul Ducklin explains.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/20/the-linkedin-hack-that-wasnt/

Facebook’s untimely block on Tor mistakenly freaks out activists | Naked Security

Facebook’s untimely block on Tor mistakenly freaks out activists | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 109 TWEETS

Tor login to Facebook has been restored, ending a brief spate of panic over the prospect of political activists being blocked from logging in via the encrypted and anonymous network.

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/20/facebooks-untimely-block-on-tor-mistakenly-freaks-out-activists/

Oracle and Apple update Java  – zapping browser Java would already have blocked 92.5% of the risk | Naked Security

Oracle and Apple update Java – zapping browser Java would already have blocked 92.5% of the risk | Naked Security nakedsecurity.sophos.com 90 TWEETS

As promised last week, Oracle shipped a Critical Patch Update for Java on Tuesday 18 June 2013. Apple, which offers its own builds of Java, updated at the same time. Paul Ducklin takes a look...

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/06/20/oracle-and-apple-update-java-zapping-browser-java-would-already-have-blocked-92-5-of-the-risk/

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