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Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Analysis of BlackEnergy malware linked to Ukraine's power grid outages confirms it was cyber attack, but not state level involvement   —  Malware Found Inside Downed Ukrainian Power Plant Points to Cyberattack  —  On December 23, a Ukrainian power company announced that a section of the country had gone dark.
Jan 5, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Tor Project launching a bug bounty program with HackerOne, sponsored by Open Technology Fund   —  The Tor Project Is Starting a Bug Bounty Program  —  The Tor Project, the non-profit that maintains software for anonymity on the internet, will soon be offering a bug bounty program …
Dec 31, 2015, 4:25 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
North Korea's homegrown Red Star OS computers watermark all documents and media files on inserted USB sticks, to track underground sharing   —  Inside North Korea's Totalitarian Operating System  —  The goal of a totalitarian regime is to control everything in a country: information, resources, and power.
Dec 27, 2015, 4:50 PMIn context
Rachel Pick / Motherboard:
AdBlock Plus will be included and activated by default in Asus' proprietary browser that ships on its mobile devices, starting early 2016   —  Browsers Are Starting to Block Ads by Default  —  Here's an intriguing new twist in the debate over adblockers: starting in early 2016 …
Dec 23, 2015, 11:20 PMIn context
Sarah Jeong / Motherboard:
Twitter Told a Bunch of Users They May Be Targets of a ‘State Sponsored Attack’   —  Twitter is letting some users know that their accounts may have been the targets of a state-sponsored attack. … The attack is currently being investigated by Twitter.  In their notice to users …
Dec 12, 2015, 10:00 PMIn context
Sarah Jeong / Motherboard:
The “Satoshi” PGP keys reported to be linked to Craig Wright were likely backdated, pointing to a hoax   —  Satoshi's PGP Keys Are Probably Backdated and Point to a Hoax  —  On Tuesday, both Wired and Gizmodo dropped a big bombshell: According to “leaked” (Wired) or “hacked” …
Dec 9, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Motherboard:
404   —  junk
Dec 9, 2015, 2:10 PMIn context
Rachel Pick / Motherboard:
Twitter Is Testing Timelines That Aren't in Chronological Order   —  Are you a loyal Twitter user?  Brace yourself, because your favorite social media platform might get turned on its head: Twitter is experimenting with a new way of sorting your timeline that breaks with the reverse-chronological format it has used since its inception.
Dec 8, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Kari Paul / Motherboard:
WeChat Blocks Uber (Again) In Ongoing China Rideshare War   —  Chinese technology company Tencent has blocked Uber from its messaging app WeChat once again, the latest blow to the ride-hailing company in its quest to win over China.  —  Reports emerged on Friday that Tencent had “permanently” blocked all Uber WeChat accounts.
Dec 7, 2015, 1:00 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
French government is considering legislation banning free and shared WiFi during states of emergency, and blocking the use of Tor   —  After Paris Attacks, Proposed French Law Would Block Tor and Forbid Free Wi-Fi  —  After the recent Paris terror attacks, the French government is proposing …
Dec 7, 2015, 7:05 AMIn context

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