Don’t Give the DHS Free Rein to Shoot Down Private Drones

When government agencies refuse to let the members of the public watch what they’re doing, drones can be a crucial journalistic tool. But now, some members of Congress want to give the federal government the power to destroy private drones it deems to be an…

Notorious Australian Dark Web Pedophile will no Longer Receive Legal Aid

The Australian government provides legal aid to its citizens on trial when the cases take place abroad. The aid is offered through the Serious Overseas Criminal Matters scheme and is seemingly issued regardless of crimes committed. The aid is given to Australians at risk of…

TV Nova: Czech hacker charged with blackmailing Babiš

… (ANO), current prime minister, and hacking attacks against government websites, Nova TV … , which Babis previously owned. The hacker faces four years in prison … minister then. The man allegedly hacked the Facebook account of Babis … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE TV Nova:…

Summit talking points did not include North Korea’s hacking

… North Korean government hackers, who have attacked critical infrastructure and … the hacking mojo and a proven willingness to attack U … against an Iranian state-sponsored hacker network that had … from embarrassing disclosures in hacked emails stolen from the … VISIT THE SOURCE…

Chinese cyber attacks on Taiwan government becoming harder to detect: source

… to government discussions said, as hackers increasingly use online platforms such … engaging in cyber warfare or hacking, and has said it is … “frequent cyber attacks and scanning of their vulnerabilities, with the attack volume reaching … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Chinese cyber…

EPIC to Senate Committee: Suspend Action on Drone Bill Until Agency Reports Complete

As the Senate Commitee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs considers S. 2836, the Preventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018: Countering Malicious Drones, EPIC has sent a statement to the Committee urging that action on the bill be suspended until DHS and other federal agencies…

US Navy Contractor Hacked By China: Highly Sensitive Data Stolen – Latest Hacking News

Hackers working for the Chinese government have compromised the systems of a US Navy contractor and stolen large amounts of US Navy Contractor Hacked By China: Highly Sensitive Data Stolen on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE US Navy Contractor Hacked By China: Highly…

Chinese hackers reportedly stole a bunch of highly sensitive undersea warfare data from a US Navy contractor

… C. Barton Chinese government hackers compromised the computers of … nothing about the reported hacking, an embassy spokesperson told … combats all forms of cyber attacks in accordance with law … according to the Post. The hacked material comprised 614 gigabytes … VISIT THE…

Ticketfly Website Went Offline As It Recovered From Hack!

Hacking does not always focus on government institutions or popular organizations. Sometimes, the hackers seem interested in hacking low-level yet Ticketfly Website Offline As It Recovers From Hack on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Ticketfly Website Went Offline As It Recovered From Hack!…

EPIC’s Spotlight on Surveillance: Social Media Monitoring

In 2011, EPIC uncovered the first government program to monitor social media. EPIC v. DHS revealed that a government agency was tracking posts on social media to identify critics of government. Today EPIC released a new report on the recent developments in government media monitoring….