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Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
Twitter refuses Turkish court order to block the account of noted DC journalist Mahir Zeynalov; despite refusal, Zeynalov predicts his account will be censored   —  A Turkish court ordered Twitter to block the account of a noted journalist last week, accusing him of “instigating terrorism.”
Sep 27, 2016, 2:25 AMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
ICANN to change DNSSEC master key for the first time; new 2048-bit key will appear in DNS on July 11, 2017   —  Soon, one of the most important cryptographic key pairs on the internet will be changed for the first time.  —  The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) …
Sep 20, 2016, 7:10 AMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Adult site Brazzers forum hacked, 800K account details leaked including emails, usernames and plaintext passwords   —  Nearly 800,000 accounts for popular porn site Brazzers have been exposed in a data breach.  Although the data originated from the company's separate forum …
Sep 7, 2016, 7:15 AMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
ACLU files motion to unseal court docket sheet containing the search warrant for FBI's mass hacking of TorMail users' systems, to ascertain scope of campaign   —  Mass hacking is now one of the FBI's established tactics for fighting crime on the dark web.  In February 2015 …
Sep 6, 2016, 6:15 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Suspect arrested for allegedly hacking Linux Kernel Organization and Linux Foundation servers in 2011   —  A computer programmer from South Florida was arrested last week for allegedly hacking into servers related to the Linux operating system, the Department of Justice announced on Thursday.
Sep 3, 2016, 7:20 AMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
Apple issues patch for desktop Safari browser and OS X to fix zero-day vulnerabilities, which are similar to those used in NSO's iOS attack discovered last week   —  Apple has issued an urgent security update to fix critical vulnerabilities in the laptop and desktop version of the Safari browser …
Sep 1, 2016, 7:55 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Dropbox breach from 2012, which prompted password resets last week, is now known to have affected 68M+ accounts, and leaked user emails, hashed passwords   —  Hackers have stolen over 60 million account details for online cloud storage platform Dropbox.  Although the accounts were stolen during …
Aug 31, 2016, 12:45 PMIn context
Jordan Pearson / Motherboard:
AlphaBay, the largest darknet market, begins supporting Monero, a cryptocurrency meant to be more anonymous than Bitcoin   —  Not even bitcoin is anonymous enough for some criminals on the dark net.  —  For years, the cryptocurrency has been the payment method of choice for people buying …
Aug 28, 2016, 12:40 PMIn context
Sarah Jeong / Motherboard:
Oracle asks for a new trial, claims Google failed to disclose Android app support for Chrome OS was coming when arguing why Android didn't harm Java SE market   —  Oracle is definitely not mad about losing in Oracle v. Google (again).  The multibillion dollar corporation is definitely …
Aug 17, 2016, 8:15 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
US court documents show Australian authorities hacked Tor users in US as part of a child pornography investigation and shared the findings with the FBI   —  Australian authorities hacked Tor users in the US as part of a child pornography investigation, Motherboard has learned.
Aug 15, 2016, 11:40 AMIn context

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