A local story made the international press. Why do Twin Cities and Minnesota cops think the driver’s license database is a dating app? Krekelberg alleged that 58 fellow officers broke a federal privacy law by searching for her driver’s license data without any reason.
The US is alleged to have been quietly planting malware throughout Russia’s energy networks in response to years of Russian attacks on its own power grid.
My comment: Anybody who wonders why the bad guys are always attacking the US, well, it’s because we are doing it to ...Continue Reading →
An very cool. detailed, and facinating look at how technology is changing and breaking the spy game from foreignpolicy.com. Worth the read.
The world of espionage is facing tremendous technological, political, legal, social, and commercial changes. The winners will be those who break the old rules of the spy ...Continue Reading →
Mozilla has fixed a critical zero-day bug in the latest point releases of the Firefox web browser.
Original release date: June 07, 2019
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a reminder urging consumers to look out for two new variations ...Continue Reading →
From Experian – Not sure whether your identity might have been stolen or not? Read to find out some of the signs that may indicate you’ve been a victim of ID theft.
Read about the ...Continue Reading →
Today’s Weekend Update is our 100th edition
Somehow we have published 100 of these Saturday cybersecurity news roundups. Hope you have enjoyed them, and maybe learned a thing or two. Leave a comment and the first 10 commentators will receive some WyzGuys swag.
A really scary article about what went ...Continue Reading →
Bruce Schneier explains once again why encryption back doors for cops means back doors for crooks too. “The Crypto Wars have been waging off-and-on for a quarter-century. On one side is law enforcement, which wants to be able to break encryption, to access devices and communications of terrorists ...Continue Reading →
Update your Firefox to version 66.0.4 and your TOR browser to version 8.0.9 to fix the problem with intermediate certificate verification.
Original release date: April 26, 2019
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has released an article with tips for parents to keep their ...Continue Reading →
Israel Responds To Cyber Attack With Air Strike On Cyber Attackers In World First
Original release date: May 16, 2019
Microsoft has released security ...Continue Reading →
Microsoft has announced some big changes that will finally give Windows users more control over updates and releases.
Mozilla doesn’t ...Continue Reading →