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Sarah Jeong / Motherboard:
Ross Ulbricht appeals Silk Road ruling; court brief focuses on corrupt agents, omits mention of seizure of Icelandic servers and theory that FBI hacked servers   —  Ross Ulbricht Appeals Silk Road Conviction, Omits Theory That FBI Hacked Servers  —  The biggest and weirdest question left …
Jan 15, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
Confirmed: group that hacked CIA Director John Brennan's AOL account has hacked Director of National Intelligence James Clapper's phone, Internet, email   —  Teen Who Hacked CIA Email Is Back to Prank US Spy Chief  —  One of the “teenage hackers” who broke into the CIA director's AOL email account …
Jan 12, 2016, 4:35 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Netherlands Forensic Institute claims it can access encrypted emails on PGP BlackBerrys   —  Cops Say They Can Access Encrypted Emails on So-Called PGP BlackBerrys  —  Dutch investigators have confirmed to Motherboard that they are able to read encrypted messages sent on PGP BlackBerry phones …
Jan 12, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Defense lawyers allege that FBI hosted a child pornography site for 13 days to catch users and were therefore complicit in distributing the material   —  Defense Lawyers Claim FBI Peddled Child Porn in Dark Web Sting  —  On Tuesday, Motherboard reported that the FBI had carried out an …
Jan 8, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Joseph Cox / Motherboard:
Court documents show FBI hacked 1000+ computers in child pornography sting   —  The FBI's ‘Unprecedented’ Hacking Campaign Targeted Over a Thousand Computers  —  In the summer of 2015, two men from New York were charged with online child pornography crimes.
Jan 6, 2016, 12:35 AMIn context
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

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