Category Archives: Cyber Security

#Snowden dump details Canadian spies running false flag ops online

Snowden dump details Canadian spies running false flag ops online — http://theregister.co.uk/2015/03/24/snowden_dossier_details_canadian_spies_running_false_flag_operations_online/

Door #Skimmer + Hidden Camera = Profit

Hey check this out: http://krebsonsecurity.com/2015/03/door-skimmer-hidden-camera-profit/

Ransomware holds schools hostage

Their biggest customer todate? > #Ransomware holds #schools hostage: ‘Now give us Bitcoin worth $129k, er, $124k, wait …’ — http://theregister.co.uk/2015/03/25/school_ransomware/

Tools to help you go private

Unfortunately there is not a simple answer. There’s no way to block GCHQ surveillance completely. Even if you rebelled against technology, ditched your mobile phone, and avoided using heavily-tracked web services like Facebook and Google, you’d still be on surveillance cameras that capture your face, license plate scanners, and credit databases, among other things. But let’s not get pessimistic. There are tools you can use to make it harder for others to track you. They won’t eliminate your footprint, but they’ll blur the picture of you that emerges through your data.

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Don’t worry we have nothing to hide, or do we?

Nothing to hide

When the government gathers or analyzes personal information, many people say they’re not worried. “I’ve got nothing to hide,” they declare. “Only if you’re doing something wrong should you worry, and then you don’t deserve to keep it private.”

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