Schools Now Monitoring kids with Insecure Impero Software, PR Issues Abound
One of the most widely used tools for Schools monitoring kids and restricting pupils’ internet use in UK schools has a serious security flaw which could leave hundreds of thousands of children’s personal information exposed to hackers, a researcher has warned. Impero Education Pro, a product that restricts and... Read more
Mysterious Shadow Hackers: The Equation Group
An unnamed scientific researcher walks out to her mailbox, shuffles through some bills and advertisements, and pulls out an envelope containing a CD of pictures from a recent scientific conference the researcher had attended in Houston. Excited – though maybe a bit nervous – to see the candid photos... Read more
Hack Back: A DIY Guide for Those Without the Patience to Wait for Whistleblowers
  –– Introduction I’m not writing this to brag about what an 31337 h4x0r I am and what m4d sk1llz it took to 0wn Gamma. I’m writing this to demystify hacking, to show how simple it is, and to hopefully inform and inspire you to go out... Read more
Palantir 101: InfoSec Gov Deployed Malware Explained
War   For those who are completely new to the Palantir Platform or could simply use a refresher, this talk will start from scratch and provide a broad overview of Palantir’s origins and mission. A live demonstration of the product will help to familiarize newcomers with Palantir’s intuitive graphical... Read more
Stuart Wilde Passes Away – a Tribute to the Infinite! @Rabite, Andrew ‘Weev’ Aurenheimer Sends a Letter From Solitary Confinement FBI Shrugs Off Law Requiring Email Warrants Apple can decrypt iPhones for cops; Google can remotely “reset password” for Android devices Police Drone Crashes into Police Farmer Faces Over... Read more
March 1, 2013 – Decrypted Matrix Radio: Manning Cops Plea, Brits Stripped & Droned, SS Thoughts on Gun Control, FAA Investigates
Bradley Manning pleads guilty to misusing classified data in WikiLeaks case British terror suspects quietly stripped of citizenship… then killed by drones CLIP: Former Secret Service Agent Speaks Out Against Gun Control Supreme Court Effectively Says There’s No Way To Challenge Warrantless Wiretapping What do Kill lists and No... Read more
How To Secure Your Android Phone Like the NSA
Rejoice, paranoid security fanatics! There’s finally a version of Android that enables your obsessive need to lock and control each and every file on your mobile device. There’s just one catch: you’ve got to trust the National Security Agency to use it. The NSA has released its security-enhanced version... Read more
FinFisher Illegal Spyware Found On At Least Five Continents
The FinFisher spyware made by U.K.- based Gamma Group likely has previously undisclosed global reach, with computers on at least five continents showing signs of being command centers that run the intrusion tool, according to cybersecurity experts. FinFisher can secretly monitor computers — intercepting Skype calls, turning on Web... Read more