Landis + Gyr Agrees to Leave Documents Up, Then Sends Notice to Take Them Down

A Georgia energy company has made two separate attempts to take down public documents that let Seattle residents know how the “smart meters” on their homes work. Back in 2016, a local activist obtained two documents from the City of Seattle related to the smart…

Number, Complexity of Cyber Attacks Rising: Dutch Intelligence Agency

Attempts at digital espionage and online political manipulation in Europe are on the rise both in number and in complexity, the Netherlands’ main intelligence agency said Tuesday [March 6] in its annual report. Adding its voice to fears around the world … VISIT THE SOURCE…

For artificial intelligence to thrive, it must explain itself

… dreamed up, attempts to create artificial intelligence (AI) were floundering, so both … minds. They argue that, since artificial neural networks are supposed to … kind of processing artificial intuition. Dr Bengio says such artificial intuition was … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE For artificial…

New National Academy of Sciences Report on Encryption Asks the Wrong Questions

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) released a much-anticipated report yesterday that attempts to influence the encryption debate by proposing a “framework for decisionmakers.” At best, the report is unhelpful. At worst, its framing makes the task of defending encryption harder. The report collapses the…

Undercover Agents Makes A Successfully Purchase Of AR-15 Automatic Rifle On Dark Web.

The government undercover and accountability office released the results of its undercover attempts to purchase firearms and weapons on the famous marketplaces of the dark web with an intention of collecting intelligence on what particularly happens there. The attempted surface web purchases and trades were…

SEC online company registration suffers hacking attempts

SEC official Ferdinand Sales says they get around 500 hacking attempts every day, which he says is ‘part of birthing pains’ of their new system Published 11:12 AM, December 30, 2017 Updated 11:14 AM, December 30, 2017 HACKING ATTEMPTS. The SEC’s newly installed online registration…