Hill-Climbing Our Way to Defeating DRM

Computer science has long grappled with the problem of unknowable terrain: how do you route a packet from A to E when B, C, and D are nodes that keep coming up and going down as they get flooded by traffic from other sources? How…

Leading in 5G: We really are taking 5G to Orkney and more with 5G RuralFirst! (Part 2)

It’s been a quick year so far and my follow up to part 1 of this blog is long overdue.  Back in December last year, Cisco led a 30 partner consortium to enter a UK government competition, to design, build and run innovative 5G Testbed…

Midland servers hacked, attackers demanding ransom

… ’s computer systems were hacked over the long weekend. … worked quickly to isolate the attacked and activate a cyber … Beach had their computer systems hacked and locked down for … The town eventually paid the hackers three Bitcoins, worth approximately $ ……

Yahoo And AOL Read Your Emails To Collect Data For Targeted Ads

Advertising through emails has long been a successful marketing strategy. Everyone who has an email address will know what it Yahoo And AOL Read Your Emails To Collect Data For Targeted Ads on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Yahoo And AOL Read Your…

You Did It: California Net Neutrality Passes State Assembly

Update 8-30-2018: The vote count was updated to reflect the final vote count.  After a long and hard-fought battle, one where you made your voices heard, California’s Assembly passed S.B. 822, the net neutrality bill. But we’re not quite done yet. In a bipartisan vote…

How to Roll a Strong Password with 20-Sided Dice and Fandom-Inspired Wordlists

Here’s the not-so-secret recipe for strong passphrases: a random element like dice, a long list of words, and math. And as long as you have the first two, the third takes care of itself. All together, this adds up to diceware, a simple but powerful…

IPFS | A revolution in file storage and distribution

What are your thoughts on IPFS and the many applications using it? Does it have long term potential to get adopted? Feel free to leave a comment below! Thank you all so much for watching the video. If you enjoyed the video, please consider dropping…

FBI Wish List: An App That Can Recognize the Meaning of Your Tattoos

We’ve long known that the FBI is heavily invested in developing face recognition technology as a key component in its criminal investigations. But new records, obtained by EFF through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit, show that’s not the only biometric marker the agency…

Raleigh: Three Brothers Charged for Manufacturing and Distributing Xanax

Not long after the news about a darknet dealer from Raleigh had left the news cycle, Raleigh police revealed that yet another drug bust had connections to the darknet. And not only connections to the darknet, but to darknet Xanax dealers specifically. Not even one…