EFF Urges Governor Brown to Sign Sensible California Law Imposing Stricter Requirements for DNA Collection From Minors

When the San Diego police targeted black children for DNA collection without their parents’ knowledge in 2016, it highlighted a critical loophole in California law. The California State Legislature recently passed a new bill, A.B. 1584, to ensure that law enforcement cannot stop-and-swab youth without…

Evidence in Police Body Cameras Can Be Easily Tampered With – Latest Hacking News

The use of police body cameras may protect police officers by deterring inappropriate physical behaviour and also giving citizens a Evidence in Police Body Cameras Can Be Easily Tampered With on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Evidence in Police Body Cameras Can Be…

Facebook Deletes Anti-Unite the Right Event, Claiming Russian Involvement

Facebook stumbled this week—again—in its effort to police “misinformation”: it deleted an event page for the anti-fascist protest “No Unite the Right 2 – DC.” Facebook justified the deletion by claiming that the event was initially created by an “inauthentic” organization with possible Russian connections….

Riverside, Ohio Police Cut Off from Database due to Multiple Ransomware Attacks – Latest Hacking News

Riverside, Ohio’s police department was cut off from accessing the Ohio Law Enforcement Gateway or OHLEG back on May 14,  Riverside, Ohio Police Cut Off from Database due to Multiple Ransomware Attacks on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Riverside, Ohio Police Cut Off…

California Should Provide Public Access to Police Body Cam Footage

These days, more police officers are using body-worn cameras, or BWCs. That’s why it’s more important than ever we have clear guidelines around the public’s right to access those police recordings. To that end, EFF is supporting [PDF] A.B. 748, a bill currently pending in…

Cyber attack on MGM Hospital

… of a ransomware attack, according to police. An unidentified hacker locked … police. After the ransomware attack, the Vashi police  checked … , saying it had been hacked and we should contact … , Tushar Doshi, said, “The hackers are either different people ……

Ransomware Attack Hits Hospital in Navi Mumbai

… malware attack, with attackers seeking ransom in Bitcoins, police today said. The cyber attack … . A case under section 43 (hacking) of the Information Technology Act … the recent cyber attacks of this kind, the ‘WannaCry ransomware attack… VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Ransomware…

Spanish Police Seize Almost 800,000 LSD Tabs in Massive Operation

The Spanish Civil Guard, Austrian Police, and Europol conducted an operation that led to one of the largest drug busts in the EU, according to a recent announcement from the numerous law enforcement agencies involved in the operation. The investigation, as revealed on the Civil…

AFP probes cyber attack on Aviation ID Australia amid concerns for airport security

HACKERS have sparked an airport security … Police are now investigating the cyber attack on Aviation ID Australia, the … are reportedly investigating a potential cyber attack on a company that makes … . “The kind of information the hackers may have obtained is far…

Ecstasy Vendor Busted by Joint Taskforce in the Netherlands

A joint investigation between German and Netherlands police forces led to the arrest of several individuals suspected of running a darknet drug operation responsible for the distribution of hundreds of kilograms of cocaine, heroin, marijuana, and hundreds of thousands of ecstasy pills. In North Rhine-Westphalia,…