Tumbling Monohedron

How your phone gives you up to companies and criminals

            14 June 2014
tag: securitytag: wi-fitag: mobiletag: hackingtag: phones

TweetDeck vulnerability lets attackers execute code remotely

(Source: Ars Technica)

            12 June 2014
tag: securitytag: javascripttag: tweetdecktag: hacking

Browser-sniffing ghosts return to haunt Chrome, IE, Firefox

            07 June 2014
tag: browserstag: privacytag: securitytag: Hasselt Universitytag: Belgium

Iranian hackers are targeting U.S. officials through social networks, report says

            30 May 2014
tag: irantag: securitytag: hackingtag: Newscastertag: iSight

Unsafe cookies leave WordPress accounts open to hijacking, 2-factor bypass

            28 May 2014
tag: securitytag: wordpresstag: cookies

Why Gadgets in the Internet of Things Must Be Programmed to Die

            25 May 2014
tag: appliancestag: open sourcetag: internet of thingstag: security

eBay says users’ personal information stolen in hacking attack

            23 May 2014
tag: ebaytag: security

97% of companies using network defenses get hacked anyway

            22 May 2014
tag: hackingtag: securitytag: fireeye

Significant portion of HTTPS Web connections made by forged certificates

            14 May 2014
tag: securitytag: tlstag: https

Address bar tweak in early Chrome beta puts even savvy users at risk

            08 May 2014
tag: google chrometag: securitytag: phishingtag: PhishMetag: canary

Retailer Michaels Stores confirms payment card data breach

            20 April 2014
tag: michaelstag: security

Google’s Street View neural network can now decrypt captchas better than a human

            18 April 2014
tag: street viewtag: captchastag: securitytag: object recognition

NSA Said to Exploit Heartbleed Bug for Intelligence for Years

            12 April 2014
tag: stuff we instinctively knew alreadytag: nsatag: heartbleedtag: surveillancetag: security

Experian in hot seat after exposing millions of social security numbers

            07 April 2014
tag: experiantag: security

At Airports, a Misplaced Faith in Body Language

            05 April 2014
tag: tsatag: securitytag: body languagetag: profiling
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