RT @z3roTrust@twitter.com

TL;DR digital steganography when combined with malware is very dangerous. Or read this fine Masters thesis titled, "Digital Steganography as an Advanced Malware Detection Evasion Technique" - via @pensignal@twitter.com bit.ly/2WJuB7h?aduc=7hI7j1g155

RT @TinkerSec@twitter.com

Google Street View letting you case a joint by going into its parking lot and checking rear doors and loading docks is one thing.

Letting you use 360° Photo to case a lobby (and get an idea of physical security and security guards) is another thing entirely.

This is nice!

RT @Ionut_Ilascu@twitter.com

New details emerge about the Stack Overflow breach announced yesterday: as many as 250 public network users are impacted.
Attacker spent 1 week exploring then escalated their privilege to make requests that may have returned IP addresses, names, or emails.

"Hey Jack, we've got a problem with the steel decorative axes we've mounted to the slingshot arms. Turns out that the slings are enabled in test mode, and when the tech's waxing around the slings and hits a switch the decorative axe becomes a functional axe and chops them right in the knuckle and they end up bleeding on our pretty playfield."

The only way to get anyone to use bing is to open source it, piece by piece.

Microsoft Open-Sources a Crucial Algorithm Behind Its Bing Search Services - blogs.microsoft.com/ai/bing-ve

RT @jefftheworld@twitter.com

Version 0.8 of pcm2pwm is out! It adds support for the inverted bytecode that uses!

If you're or nerd, check it out!


Victory! EFF Wins National Security Letter Transparency Lawsuit

A federal district court in San Francisco has ruled strongly in favor of our Freedom of Information Act lawsuit seeking records of how and when the FBI lifts gag orders issued with National Security Letters (NSLs).

Version 0.8 of pcm2pwm is out! It adds support for the inverted bytecode that uses!

If you're or nerd, check it out!


RT @SwiftOnSecurity@twitter.com

Police confiscating middle school student cell phones and interviewing students without parental notification for “sexting ring” thedenverchannel.com/news/crim

RT @tsrandall@twitter.com

This @exxonmobile@twitter.com chart from 1982 predicted that in 2019 our atmospheric CO2 level would reach about 415 parts per million, raising the global temperature roughly 0.9 degrees C.

Update: The world crossed the 415 ppm threshold this week and broke 0.9 degrees C in 2017 1/

RT @SwedeRobotFish@twitter.com

I just realised the DVD I have also has the Danish dub of MTMTE. I was not fucking prepared for Danish Starscream.

"A report last week about Fxmsp hacker group claiming access to the networks and source code of three antivirus companies with offices in the U.S. generated from alleged victims statements that are disputed by the firm that sounded the alarm."

Fxmsp Chat Logs Reveal Hacked Antivirus Vendors - bleepingcomputer.com/news/secu

I was lucky enough to have a chance to learn a good amount about git plumbing, but so many people rely on git that don't have the time to learn everything about it.


“Spouseware has existed for many years…but what really is new from the last few years is the ubiquity of cell phones.” -EFF’s @evacide tells @btcnasia how we can eradicate the surreptitious smartphone software that is being used to covertly track partners youtube.com/watch?v=9WxWqpAC5W

RT @ValerieH137@twitter.com

49 years ago: a radio frequency test setup in the @Fermilab@twitter.com Village.

RT @cryptodotis@twitter.com

Because crypto.is hasn't operated for many years, we would be willing to release our domain name in exchange for a $10,000 or more donation to @torproject@twitter.com if anyone (maybe a cryptocurrency company?) is interested in it.

YOU: so the A in RAID stands for "Array"?
US: Yes.
YOU: doesn't that mean saying "RAID array" is redundant?
US: Of course. That's what the R is for.

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