Archivi Categorie: Sicurezza e disinformazione

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 16

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In which integrating very trustworthy third-party apps inadvertently introduces a back-door into your entire company
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeanqasaur

Voices against #Article11 and #Article13 are getting stronger, even in @AxelVossMdEP own @EPPGroup. Its members from Luxembourg will vote against. Hopefully @CHansenEU & colleagues will also sign (link: http://pledge2019.eu) pledge2019.eu! #Pledge2019
censura
::: Senficon ::: Senficon ::: WikimediaItalia ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: Wikimedia_Fr ::: WikimediaItalia

John Oliver Fights Robocalls By Robocalling Ajit Pai and the FCC
web-bot
::: Slashdot

Facebook Sues Over ‘Data-Grabbing’ Quizzes
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Russia Blocks Encrypted Email Provider ProtonMail
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Il #votoelettronico è una pacchia per aspiranti dittatori
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: cmnit

La “cyberwarfare” come coscrizione permanente
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: carolafrediani

US Tells Germany To Stop Using Huawei Equipment Or Lose Some Intelligence Access
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: Slashdot ::: alanfriedmanit

New: an international group of researchers have found a critical vulnerability in the internet voting system Switzerland plans to roll out this year. It allows someone to alter votes without detection. Basically the one thing you really, really don’t want
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: josephfcox ::: KimZetter ::: SarahJamieLewis

We who care about #dataprotection echo reflections of @timberners_lee : A mature connected world needs effective digital rights & freedoms, democratic oversight, #accountability for actions, and system redesign to change the incentives away from short-term private gain
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: EU_EDPS

The @EUparliament today approved the #CyberSecurityAct, which now needs final approval by the @EUCouncil. Assembly’s Cybersecurity tracker has all in one place
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AssemblyTweets ::: EU_Commission ::: laura_nobilis

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As Pinterest and Facebook move to shut down anti-vaxxers, Twitter’s Jack Dorsey appeared on a podcast with one
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | Twitter
::: Recode

I gilet gialli “inondati da fake news”: così sfruttano Facebook per diffondere disinformazione
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: jacopo_iacoboni

sharing disinformation online may simply be the by-product of people’s desire to signal their preexisting values and beliefs—ideas that are already being promulgated in the wider media sphere
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

The latest version of Adblock Plus comes with significant performance improvements
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: 100101010000

Apple makes it increasingly difficult for companies like us to bring the best we have to offer to our users
censura
::: SpotifyNews

Google says it removed 2.3B bad ads in 2018, down 28% from 2017 and terminated ~1M bad advertiser accounts, including ~734K publishers and app developers
ad, pubblicità
::: Techmeme

A critical flaw in Switzerland’s e-voting system is a microcosm of everything wrong with e-voting, security practice, and auditing firms
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: doctorow

Un’inchiesta federale sugli accordi sui dati presi da Facebook con altri giganti tech
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: Slashdot

I wrote about Facebook’s pivot. I think this is quite a big deal
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: benedictevans

I love finding threads like this and realizing some folks doing this would be building an ad server to inject malicious ads
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: thezedwards

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Tumblr’s Web Traffic Has Dropped From 520 Million Page Views in December 2018 To 370 Million Page Views in February This Year Following Adult Content Ban
social media | censura
::: Slashdot

DARPA is building a secure voting system that will be fully open source. Hackers at @defcon’s Voting Village will be able to pentest it this year
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: lorenzofb

Just how big was Facebook’s outage yesterday? It was the longest and the largest in recent history
Web, Internet | Facebook
::: ranimolla ::: fabiochiusi ::: Recode

Facebook rolls out requirements for political advertising in #Ukraine beginning March 18… less than two weeks before the first round of voting in the Presidential election
Facebook | ad, pubblicità | politica
::: wiczipedia

This is potentially huge. The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) adopted a statement relevant to GDPR enforcement that could effectively outlaw much of how political targeting based on extensive profiling (e.g. on FB) is being done today in the EU
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: WolfieChristl

Android Q Will Kill Clipboard Manager Apps in the Name of Privacy
a volte la sicurezza (presunta) costa troppo
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Analysis with @SarahJamieLewis and Olivier Pereira of the SwissPost-Scytl e-voting system. The code uses a trapdoor commitment scheme, so it is possible for an authority to provide a proof of a correct election outcome while actually manipulating votes
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: VTeagueAus

Google Play Apps With 150 Million Installs Contain Aggressive Adware
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

70% of security bugs in Microsoft products are due to memory-safety issues
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: lunde_andrews

Man Arrested For Selling One Million Netflix, Spotify, Hulu Passwords
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Today marks the 1 year anniversary of the Cambridge Analytica story breaking. You drastically changed the way the world views privacy & data, @chrisinsilico. Privileged to have been by your side through this historical journey – you’re the bravest man I’ve ever met
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: shahmiruk ::: Info_Activism ::: BenPatrickWill

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19-Year-Old WinRAR Vulnerability Leads To Over 100 Malware Exploits
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

In the first 24 hours we removed 1.5 million videos of the attack globally, of which over 1.2 million were blocked at upload
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: fbnewsroom

#Tarrant è almeno il quinto attentatore degli ultimi anni che è sostanzialmente nato nell’internet culture. @InInsieme, l’associazione di cui faccio parte, nasce proprio da questa volontà: combattere l’odio in rete e dare supporto alle vittime
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Web, Internet
::: saveriolakadima

Nothing will identify a generational divide more sharply than how voters respond to this revelation
politica
::: Stefaniya

Some expected China’s internet controls would become looser, “due to a sheer inability to control a flood of information. The opposite has happened: China’s technological ability to control the internet at home, and attack tech platforms abroad, has grown”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

Facebook, Axios And NBC Paid This Guy To Whitewash Wikipedia Pages
frodi
::: Slashdot

Why Robo-Calls Can’t Be Stopped
spam
::: Slashdot

Those who miss class receive the following message: “Hello, this is little AI, an intelligent voice assistant from the counsellors of Hangzhou Dianzi University. I notice you were absent from class today”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

EU governments are allowing more than 100 advertising companies, including Google and Facebook, to surreptitiously track citizens across sensitive public sector websites, in apparent violation of their own EU data protection rules
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: rasmus_kleis

We Can’t Combat Fake News If We Don’t Really Understand It
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: _arianna

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Sicurezza e disinformazione – 15

Ecco qua; sono di corsa che è giorno di mercato qui da me 🤩

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Backdoored versions of popular software being distributed on GitHub. Perhaps it’s only a matter time before we see blue checkmarks on repos? I suppose the star count does help distinguish real repos.
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: _wilfredh

Capisco sia difficile accettarlo ma gli economisti accademici che discutono di economia su Tw lo fanno per dovere civico. Hanno meno tempo di giornalisti e politici, che lo fanno per lavoro. Pretendere che smontino qualunque stupidaggine appaia sui social e’ irragionevole
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: albertobisin

Disputed NSA Phone Program Is Shut Down, Aide Says
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Google is banning political advertising on its platforms ahead of the Canadian federal election because of new ad transparency rules it says would be too challenging to comply with
ad, pubblicità | politica
::: fabiochiusi

this is from @verge article on the role of AI powered filters in content moderation but it is equally true for the discussion about #uploadfilters. as long as filters do not understand the complexities of human culture they will not work (and once they do we have other problems)
censura
::: communia_eu

We have taken another close look at the final version of #article13 & what we found is not pretty: For platforms #uploadfilters will be the only way to escape #copyright liability
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::: communia_eu ::: Snowden ::: redmonkey_ ::: zacchiro ::: mante ::: disinformatico ::: zacchiro ::: communia_eu ::: Wikimedia_Fr ::: Senficon ::: YanaToom ::: Pyb75

Facebook doesn’t just damage itself, it damages trust in technology
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: reneritchie

While Japanese police arresting 13yo kid for posting JavaScript infinite-loop snippet is appalling, what’s fundamentally broken there is that the police decides what is legal and what is not. That’s not their job
censura
::: miyagawa

Linux 5.1 Continues The Years-Long Effort Preparing For Year 2038
bug
::: Slashdot

Why ‘ji32k7au4a83’ is a Remarkably Common Password
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | umorismo
::: Slashdot

FBI Director Christopher Wray On Encryption: We Can’t Have an ‘Entirely Unfettered Space Beyond the Reach of Law Enforcement’
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Le ipotesi allo studio per limitare l’accesso al porno sulweb ai minori in UK sono abbastanza incredibili (fornire i dati bancari o comprare una card di accesso all’edicola) e persino più stupide di quanto potremmo immaginare da noi
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::: mante

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A new speculative execution vulnerability in CPUs.Attacks only get sophisticated over time, and this is a great example of other researchers finding similar issues. This vulnerability is independent of Spectre
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: _wilfredh

Russia’s parliament has approved a controversial new law that allows courts to jail people for online “disrespect” of government or state officials, including president Vladimir Putin, as well as Russia’s official state symbols and constitution
censura
::: RVAwonk

I used to take a victory lap every time one of these stories came out. It felt good to see history vindicate my decision to expose the government’s wrongdoing. Nowadays I just wish it hadn’t taken me so long to speak up. If only I hadn’t been so afraid
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Snowden

The Prototype iPhones That Hackers Use To Research Apple’s Most Sensitive Code
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

New Intel CPU Vulnerability Bodes Well For AMD
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: WebReflection

Documents obtained by NBC 7 Investigates show the U.S. government created a secret database of activists, journalists, and social media influencers tied to the migrant caravan and in some cases, placed alerts on their passports
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

ogni tanto è utile ricordare che le chiavi informatiche, e tutti i dati, del primo partito in Italia alle ultime elezioni politiche, sono detenute da un cittadino con passaporto britannico
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

ricordate la diffamazione che ho subito mesi fa, che io sarei pagato dai servizi segreti inglesi?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

not the best role model
censura
::: mikko

Manning has said she objects to the secrecy of the grand jury process, and that she already revealed everything she knows at her court martial
Web, Internet | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi ::: rachelweinerwp ::: Snowden ::: trevortimm ::: KimDotcom ::: Snowden

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DIY Tracking Apps with Google Forms
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: MathProgramming

‘We Will Never Sell-out or Compromise Our Principles. That Would Be Like Murder’: The Slashdot Interview With CEO and Founder of Minds.com Social Network
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

I have been interviewed for an article about fake followers and similar. Of course, I am sceptical of their effects. The article is quite good
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: acerbialberto

Russian internet trolls appear to be shifting strategy in their efforts to disrupt the 2020 U.S. elections, promoting politically divisive messages through phony social media accounts
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: business

Des milliardaires américains financent discrètement des campagnes de désinformation en Europe
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Fermi tutti. Fermi, ho detto! L’Erede ha affermato, “dovremmo discutere dei confini etici di operazioni del genere”. Praticamente un’ammissione di colpevolezza. Dal pianeta Idiocracy è tutto
come lo classifico?
social media
::: BiondoNik ::: arturodicorinto ::: jacopo_iacoboni

Uno splendido esempio di analfabetismo funzionale
social media
::: MauroV1968

Amazon’s Charity ‘AmazonSmile’ Funds Anti-Vaccine Groups
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

Japanese Police Charge 13-Year-Old Girl For Sharing ‘Unclosable Popup’ Code Online
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Chi se ne importa della trasparenza
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: RadioProzac

People think that data is in the cloud, but it’s not. It’s in the ocean
hardware | dati, raccolta
::: marcelsalathe

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Sicurezza e disinformazione – 14

Sicuro che arriva con il solito, cioè la solita lista, un po’ troppo ripetitiva.

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Consumers Kinda, Sorta Care About Their Data
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot

Compelling: “DuckDuckGo has been a profitable company since 2014 without storing or sharing any personal information on people using our search engine”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: rauschma

New Flaws In 4G, 5G Allow Attackers To Intercept Calls and Track Phone Locations
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Here is our summary of what is at stake. The negative elements (such as Articles 4, 11 and 13) of the reform package far outweigh the positive ones. Overall the proposed directive will be bad for EU citizens and the internet
censura
::: communia_eu ::: fabiochiusi ::: edri ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: FixIt_EU ::: wikimediapolicy ::: dangillmor ::: madbob ::: SamuelStolton

Le fake news ci sono sempre state, la difesa è nelle biblioteche
Come studioso, ho sempre avuto il problema di un eccesso di domande rispetto al tempo, all’energia e alla conoscenza
«Le fake news sono sempre esistite. Internet non coincide con le fake news. Come studioso, ho sempre avuto il problema di un eccesso di domande rispetto al tempo, all’energia e alla conoscenza. Internet è un grande generatore di domande. Questa è una cosa positiva. Poi si va in biblioteca»
la mia frase preferita: «Oggi in molti parlano di slow food, di cibo lento. Per me è importante anche lo slow reading, la lettura lenta» (il link è duduto a questa)
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | conoscenza, sapere
::: adelphiedizioni

Facebook bans far-right founder of English Defence League, Tommy Robinson. And rightly so. This has nothing to do with free speech/censorship
Facebook | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: fabiochiusi

Che cos’è un ‘Habeas Data’ e perché dovremmo pretenderlo a tutti i costi
dati, raccolta | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Motherboard_IT

Chinese Police Test Gait-Recognition Technology That Identifies People Based on How They Walk
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

.@Puri_sm announced PureBoot, its “collection of software and security measures designed for you to protect the boot process, while still holding all the keys”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

US Cyber Command Operation Disrupted Internet Access of Russian Troll Factory on Day of 2018 Midterms: Report
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The containers can’t contain all this horseshit
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: aspen

Great piece by @AstasiaMyers outlining why it’s a really exciting time to be working on protecting data. Not only is it incredibly satisfying from a technical perspective, but it’s solving a more and more important problem than ever before
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AkitaSoftware

Former Hacking Team Members Are Now Spying on the Blockchain for Coinbase
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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A Supermicro hardware vulnerability allows researches to backdoor an IBM cloud server. According to @arstechnica, other bare-metal cloud computing providers also may be at risk to BMC (baseboard management controller) attacks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

Beware The Rise Of Censorship Under The Guise Of Stopping Fake News: UK Regulators Push For Dangerous Plan
censura
::: JoanBarata

‘Prism, Prism on the Wall, Who is the Most Trustworthy of Them All?’ Huawei Hits Back at US Over 5G Security Claims
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: fabiochiusi

Cryptocurrency Wallet App Coinomi Caught Sending User Passwords To Google’s Spellchecker
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

EOS failed to build a Byzantine fault tolerant blacklist, so someone stole $7+M
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: el33th4xor

A massive Dow Jones database containing records on millions of high-risk individuals, including current and former politicians, criminals, and terrorists, has leaked
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: zackwhittaker

Police In Canada Are Tracking People’s ‘Negative’ Behavior In a ‘Risk’ Database
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

U.S. Cyber Command operation disrupted Internet access of Russian troll factory on day of 2018 midterms
frodi | politica
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Facebook to release first-party cookie option for ads, pull web analytics from Safari
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: antoniogm

Discarded smart lightbulbs reveal your wifi passwords, stored in the clear
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

And always, of course, the Australian back door
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Symbo1ics

.@EPICprivacy called on the FTC to force @Google to divest its @nest business after a series of privacy flaps involving microphones in the devices that consumers were not aware of…France fined Google $57 million for violating the EU’s GDPR
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: EPICprivacy

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Meltdown-Spectre amplifies call for new hardware-software contract
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Symbo1ics ::: IEEESpectrum

🚨 A Kfile team investigation: we discovered a group making 100,000s of robocalls impersonating the Trump campaign to get money by billing credit cards. Despite what appeared a sophisticated effort to hide who the group is, we found who they are
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: KFILE

Why do anti-vaxxers dominate Facebook? “Many providers and even whole hospitals are afraid of posting pro-vaccine material on FB simply for fear of putting a bullseye on their backs,” said one provider, who got >10,000 abusive comments in 1 week
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | Facebook
::: juliacarriew

In merito ai tweet sospetti a favore di Zingaretti, ecco cosa ho trovato
web-bot | politica
::: DavidPuente ::: alex_orlowski

AI-synthesized fake videos of politicians and other public figures could become a serious issue in the 2020 elections. My latest for @IEEESpectrum is about how deepfake detection could counter that threat
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeremyhsu

Of Course Psychics Are Reading Your Facebook Page
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: anomalistnews

China Bans 23 Million From Buying Travel Tickets as Part of ‘Social Credit’ System
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Canada Allows US Extradition of Huawei CFO To Proceed
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: Slashdot

Qbot Malware Resurfaces In New Attack Against Businesses
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The Chinese dictatorship penetrates further and further into people’s lives and minds
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | censura
::: dangillmor ::: data_tip

Russia Limits Operations of Foreign Communications Satellite Operators
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | censura
::: Slashdot

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Facebook, Twitter, and Google still aren’t doing enough about disinformation, EU says
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: JoanBarata

Europe Frightened By US ‘Cloud Act’, Fearing National Security Risks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Understanding Real-World Concurrency Bugs in Go
bug
::: Gianlucadfiore

I fornitori di servizi #cloud americani, INDIPENDENTEMENTE dalla nazione che ospita i loro server, dovranno fornire accesso ai dati su richiesta delle autorità #USA
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ftaurino

40% of Malicious URLs Were Found on Good Domains
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Dalla mia newsletter di ieri segnalo anche questo schema dell’ecosistema cyber italiano (dal documento di sicurezza nazionale sulle minacce cyber dei servizi). Tutto chiaro no?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: carolafrediani

New challenges for e-voting. Fascinating work from @SrdjanCapkun’s lab
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: marcelsalathe

Chelsea Manning rischia di tornare in carcere per il caso WikiLeaks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: philipdisalvo

I’m sorry, but there is no way in hell we should have been meeting with Kim Jong Un in the midst of this. He played Trump for a second time
se vero then LOL!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: krassenstein

W3C Approves WebAuthn as the Web Standard For Password-Free Logins
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Instagram achieved what no marketing campaign could have ever even hoped to achieve: turning reality into a photo opportunity, in which everything is staged — and, therefore, fake and consumption-ready
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Victor Gevers, a security researcher at the cyber-security organisation GDI Foundation, said that he had found a database of 364m records, containing social media profiles and chat logs linked to names and identity card numbers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

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Sicurezza e disinformazione – 13

Tutti i martedì c’è il mercato e la rassegna –questa 🧐

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This is a really interesting Tweet by @crispinhunt regarding #Article13, and he may regret making it
censura
::: AlecMuffett ::: why0hy ::: communia_eu ::: VincenzoTiani ::: TomasBXL ::: communia_eu ::: jeffjarvis ::: communia_eu ::: epicenter_works

Big news in surveillance tech: Francisco Partners sold NSO Group to its founders and Novalpina Capital. We joined a letter demanding more info + human rights commitments
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: lawyerpants

Windows 7 Users: You Need SHA-2 Support or No Windows Updates After July 2019
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A Chinese government propaganda app that recently became a huge hit was developed by Alibaba, two people at the company told Reuters
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Chinese and Iranian Hackers Renew Their Attacks on US Companies
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The plague of hoaxes and conspiracy theories on Facebook gets a lot of deserved attention. But, as this⁩ column by ⁦@kevinroose points out, ⁦@YouTube⁩ is a poisonous well of such lies, and its remedies are weak
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: waltmossberg

Both Apple and Google are hosting an app that lets Saudi men track their female relatives, including text alerts when they try to flee the country
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: LAM_Barrett

Apple’s Newest Macs Seem To Have a Serious Audio Bug
bug | hardware
::: Slashdot

Tencent introduces new streaming moderation rules to comply with Chinese internet governance… Particularly interesting is the last one – “Creating content that causes any negative social influences”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | censura
::: Elinor_Carmi

Hollywood Tries To Cripple Several Alleged Pirate TV Services In One Lawsuit
copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

China Has Abandoned a Cybersecurity Truce With the US, Report Says
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Fun fact: when you add the swiss #evoting source code to github, it is being scanned and an automated security check is made by github
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: alexis_roussel

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Informazione ingannevole! Qui scrivono che è gratuito quando ci si registra risulta che è in prova x 30 gg poi bisogna pagare!
::: agspagnolo

Enforcement of this policy will begin the week commencing March 11th
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | Twitter
::: fabiochiusi

Dopo aver pubblicato giorni fa un vademecum terrorizzante sugli effetti dei campi magneti di wifi e cellulari oggi (link: http://corriere.it) corriere.it ne pubblica uno tranquillizzante. È il famoso giornalismo di chi, fra chi dice che piove e chi c’è il sole, non guarda fuori dalla finestra
media
::: mante

An unsecured database exposed millions of records of Chinese Muslims being tracked via facial recognition, because nothing complements a pervasive government surveillance like lax security practices
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: evacide

Microsoft Says Discovers Hacking Targeting Democratic Institutions in Europe
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Zether (by @benediktbuenz, Dan Bohen et al.) is the first privacy mechanism built specifically for Ethereum, i.e. account-based smart contract platforms. Hides both sender/recipient and the amount. No changes to Ethereum required. Practical today
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: MihailoBjelic

Employees and Contractors Expose Information Online in 98 Percent of Organizations
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Disney, Nestle, and Others Are Pulling YouTube Ads Following Child Exploitation Controversy
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

To believe that the US warning Europe about Huawei
politica
::: evgenymorozov ::: Slashdot

Google then: Do no evil! Google now: We know we do evil!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: manisha72617183

When they say “we value your privacy,” shouldn’t they also specify the price?
ad, pubblicità
::: evgenymorozov

Jens Vigen, John Ellis and Mick Storr

Severe Vulnerabilities Uncovered In Popular Password Managers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Reverse Location Search Warrants
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

Oracle Claims a Fighter of Pirated Apps is a Front For Ad Fraud
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

There’s even a portmanteau for it: sharenting. Parents now shape their children’s digital identity long before these young people open their first email. The disclosures parents make online are sure to follow their children into adulthood
Web, Internet
::: FrankPasquale

Linux Foundation Launches ELISA, an Open Source Project For Building Safety-Critical Systems
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Unlike Facebook, Pinterest–the site for pics of hairstyles, home decor, & implausible brunch–has taken a hard line against anti-vaxx content
social media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: loisbeckett

Trump demands quick rollout of “6G” wireless tech, which doesn’t exist
politica
::: arstechnica

Unearthed Emails Show Google, Ad Giants Know They Break Privacy Laws
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

Experts Find Serious Problems With Switzerland’s Online Voting System
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: Slashdot

The Fight Against ‘Fake News’ in the Classroom Gets a Boost
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: alanmillerNLP

YouTube Videos Could Get Demonetized If They Have ‘Inappropriate Comments’
social media | economia, lavoro
::: Slashdot

Protezione dei dati personali: l’intero sistema di pubblicità online viola la legge
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: _arianna

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Voting machine companies sell systems that are often unverifiable and insecure, and refuse to let researchers look closely into the software. This is an ongoing scandal, and it deserves much more attention from journalists
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: dangillmor

The Reason Conspiracy Videos Work So Well on YouTube
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: nicolasnova

Inside Elizabeth Holmes’s Chilling Final Months at Theranos
frodi
::: Slashdot

Google research concludes that there’s no viable fix for Spectre in vulnerable hardware
bug | hardware
::: _wilfredh

Apple To Close Retail Stores In the Patent Troll-Favored Eastern District of Texas
copyright e brevetti | trolls, disinformazione
::: Slashdot

And so the dominoes fall. Australia passed a law in December that appears to require companies like WhatsApp to break encryption on messages. Now India wants to do the same
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: vindugoel

China’s Big Brother Billionaires
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

#Mentana non ha ancora trovato uno capace e di buon cuore che gli spieghi gli ultimi 20 anni d’internet e quanto poco ne capisca. Nessuno che gli voglia bene
media
::: mazzettam

Questo medico, guru antivax e in passato negazionista dell’AIDS, cerca un bambino per fare esperimenti, così, su Facebook. Ecco cosa significa “sono pericolosi”
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | Facebook
::: MedBunker ::: RobertoBurioni

Bill Gates, Amazon and Google Urge Followers To Share Data On Teacher Friends
social media
::: Slashdot

ICANN Warns of ‘Ongoing and Significant’ Attacks Against Internet’s DNS Infrastructure
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

OK!

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 12

Intanto che quelli –OK, non è una roba seria– ecco le nuove sulla sicurezza e quelle farlocche.

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The first “final” trilogue on #copyright is starting now. Probably negotiations will drag on until tomorrow and Wednesday
censura
::: Senficon ::: Senficon ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: CBlengio ::: communia_eu ::: Senficon ::: Senficon ::: remych ::: communia_eu ::: EP_Legal ::: disinformatico ::: MarietjeSchaake ::: communia_eu ::: Senficon ::: Senficon ::: dcavedon ::: dcavedon ::: lmisculin ::: Motherboard_IT ::: communia_eu ::: PoliticoRyan ::: Senficon ::: fabiochiusi ::: petermurrayrust ::: valigiablu ::: communia_eu ::: Senficon ::: FYEG ::: woelken ::: zacchiro ::: toblu_de ::: Senficon ::: Ansip_EU

Look at the numbers on this chart and tell me this series wasn’t worth writing. This is quality public service journalism
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Snowden

Microsoft: 70 Percent of All Security Bugs Are Memory Safety Issues
bug
::: Slashdot ::: sgrif

Totally understand why Wikipedia needs to thwart trolls and vandals, but blocking my VPN prevents me from editing articles. A real dilemma, as this requires me to reduce my security in order to contribute
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: dangillmor

Doomsday Docker Security Hole Uncovered
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Amazon is buying Eero mesh router company. Now ask yourself, before you buy one, whether Amazon will track not just everything you do on its site, but everything you do online, period
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: dangillmor ::: Slashdot ::: waltmossberg ::: FrankPasquale

Remember everyone quickly speculating whether Black Mirror: Bandersnatch was a data mining experiment. I used my GDPR right of access to find out more. (short thread) #Bandersnatch
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikarv

Apple Fails To Block Porn and Gambling ‘Enterprise’ Apps
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | censura
::: Slashdot

Psy-Group’s slogan was “Shape Reality,” and its techniques included the use of elaborate false identities to manipulate its targets. Vi hanno fottuto, con centinaia di false identità organizzate e coordinate sui social network, siete stati un target
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Blanket bans on Chinese tech companies like Huawei make no sense. Technical judgments should be made on a clear-eyed view of the potential threat
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: simopieranni

‘You’ve Won $72 Million and a Mercedes Benz’: Phone Scammer Gets 6 Years in Prison After He Made the Mistake of Calling William Webster, Ex-FBI and CIA Director
frodi
::: Slashdot

Researchers Use Intel SGX To Put Malware Beyond the Reach of Antivirus Software
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Analysis of more than 14,000 tweets from last month which used #WeSupportPolandSummit, found that the majority of posts originated from just 8 accounts
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: BBCMonitoring

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Update: At least 43 countries around the world have taken action against online misinformation. Here’s my running guide to what they’ve done so far
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: dpfunke

Google reports that it detects state-sponsored hackers attacking Gmail accounts 4,000 times a month
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

Swiss E-voting Trial Offers $150,000 in Bug Bounties To Hackers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: slashdot

Almeno 14 forze di #polizia in #GranBretagna hanno usato #software predittivi o stanno pianificando di farlo, denuncia l’associazione #Liberty, che ha ottenuto i #dati attraverso una serie di richieste di accesso all’informazione
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: evopricing_it

Former Apple Lawyer Who Was Supposed To Keep Employees From Insider Trading Has Been Charged With Insider Trading
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Most Online ‘Terms of Service’ Are Incomprehensible To Adults, Study Finds
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

FCC Chairman Warns of ‘Regulatory Intervention’ as He Criticizes Carriers’ Anti-Robocall Plans
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | web-bot
::: Slashdot

A new @ADL survey finds that in 2018, a staggering one third of Americans experienced severe online hate and harassment, like stalking and physical threats. That’s a massive uptick from the 18 percent of people who reported the same in a 2017 Pew report
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: issielapowsky

The Stolen Equifax Data Has Never Been Found, Experts Suspect a Spy Scheme
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Personal Information of 14.8 Million 500px Users Exposed In Security Breach
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Filtering, filtering everywhere
censura
::: fabiochiusi

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Congressman Adam Schiff sends letters to Mark Zuckerberg and Sundar Pichai, asking why they allow so much misinformation about vaccines
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: sarahfrier

Hacker Who Stole 620 Million Records Strikes Again, Stealing 127 Million More
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

8-Character Windows NTLM Passwords Can Be Cracked In Under 2.5 Hours
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Fuzzing Like It’s 1989
bug | Linux
::: b3h3m0th

China has the world’s strictest internet censorship regime. Now India wants to emulate parts of it, proposing that internet companies be required to automatically block a vast array of content the government considers unlawful
censura
::: nytimestech

Ecco i dati ottenuti dal CNR di Pisa sui followers di Beppe Grillo. Come Renzi, tanti followers e tantissimi inattivi
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: DavidPuente

GAO Gives Congress Go-ahead For a GDPR-like Privacy Legislation
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Even Years Later, Twitter Doesn’t Delete Your Direct Messages
Twitter | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

18,000 Android Apps Track Users By Violating Advertising ID Policies
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

WARNING – New Phishing Attack That Even Most Vigilant Users Could Fall For
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: dcavedon

sembra che #Telegram abbia consegnato le chiavi per decifrare le chat dei gruppi o messaggi privati (non i messaggi segreti)! Notizia NON confermata ma fa riflettere visto che loro hanno sempre negato di consegnare le chiavi alle autorità
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AndreaDraghetti

In my review of Zucked, I distinguish between data as private property vs. data as public infrastructure – not sure how this distinction is lost on so many on the progressive side of this debate
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | dati, raccolta
::: evgenymorozov

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Smart but Vulnerable IoT Devices Present an Opportunity for Home Broadband Providers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: telecoms

How To Secure A Linux Server
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: nicolaiarocci

Interactive visualization of data breaches
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

Report That Tesla Autopilot Cuts Crashes By 40% Called ‘Bogus’
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

Most Americans don’t realize what companies can predict from their data
dati, raccolta
::: data_tip

Pro tip: most of the time when you “delete” content stored on someone else’s servers, a 𝚍𝚎𝚕𝚎𝚝𝚎𝚍 flag is set in the database but it’s not actually removed. I thought more people realized this?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: flyosity

What Can We Learn From The Retraction of the Mediterranean Diet Study?
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

Facebook Becomes ‘A Haven For the Anti-Vaccination Movement’
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

1,100 Schools Now Scan Social Media For Violent Students – and Alcohol Use
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Very good thread on Google’s efforts against disinformation
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | Google
::: fabiochiusi

Chinese company leaves Muslim-tracking facial recognition database exposed online
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

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Comunque la si pensi, il quesito sulla piattaforma #Rousseau sul caso #Diciotti è discutibile…
social media
::: lorepregliasco

Germany Sees Big Rise in Security Problems Affecting Infrastructure
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

So, I took a look at swiss online voting system code that someone leaked, and having written, deployed and audited large enterprise java code…that thing triggers every flag
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: SarahJamieLewis ::: KimZetter

The Australian government, most recently famous for passing laws to significantly weaken their own cryptography, just had all their major political parties hacked by a state actor
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: matthew_d_green ::: smh

Our final @CommonsCMS report on disinformation and fake news has now been published and can be found here on the committee website. We make a large number of recommendations including statutory regulation for social media to protect users from online harms
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | politica
::: DamianCollins

You Tube modifica i propri algoritmi per contrastare la diffusione di “news cospiratorie”
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fedebadaloni

Twitter retains direct messages for years, including messages you and others have deleted, but also data sent to and from accounts that have been deactivated and suspended
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

French journalists formed secret ‘boys club’ to bully women online, investigation finds
social media | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: sdallagata ::: EvRvO123 ::: ElianPeltier

Hardware/OS process isolation is needed now more than ever, as we predict that language mechanisms to enforce confidentiality will be constantly threatened by side-channels
hardware | bug
::: justincormack

Le raccomandazioni del @citizenlab all’Onu sull’industria sorveglianza e spyware: serve un nuovo framework regolatorio per accountability di tutti i soggetti nella filiera, controlli, considerazione diritti umani nell’export e nel procurement
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: carolafrediani

Huawei’s Efforts To Steal Apple Trade Secrets Include Employee Bonus Program and Other Dubious Tactics: Report
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Yesterday Google published a 30 page white paper about how they fight disinformation across Google Search, Google News, YouTube and Google Ads. I read the paper and there’s lots of good information in it which I’ll summarize in this thread
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Carnage4Life

twilight

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 11

Sono sicuri i nostri ‘puters? No. Sono vere tutte quelle che sentiamo? No! Intanto ecco qua la mia rassegna.

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Fascinating story in @BW about how @Huawei appears to have tried to steal technology from a small U.S. company
ovviamente da verificare
ditte
::: waltmossberg

Come per il sito di Calenda, anche quello del Reddito di Cittadinanza del Governo ha qualche problemino con la Privacy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: DavidPuente ::: AndreaBertaglio

If misinformation “has become an epidemic the leading cause is news organizations”
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: marklittlenews

Su Open, in esclusiva con il CNR di Pisa, pubblico una prima analisi dei followers degli account politici. Iniziamo con Matteo Salvini, Luigi Di Maio e Matteo Renzi
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | politica
::: DavidPuente

Article 13 is back on – and it got worse, not better
censura
::: jeffjarvis ::: paul_keller ::: doctorow ::: communia_eu ::: Senficon ::: direitosdig ::: communia_eu ::: BrusselsGeek ::: Slashdot ::: communia_eu ::: Senficon ::: Senficon ::: denschub ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: communia_eu ::: glynmoody ::: communia_eu

jfc this kids smartwatch was loaded with tracking tech, had like zero data protection, and the app to control it belongs to some random Chinese company with no privacy policy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: CraigSilverman

Tech firms could be slapped with EU fines as high as 4% of revenue if they fail to remove terror propaganda quickly enough
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: guidoromeo

Zcash Discloses Vulnerability That Could Have Allowed ‘Infinite Counterfeit’ Cryptocurrency
frodi
::: zcashco

Chrome Can Tell You if Your Passwords Have Been Compromised
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

How to Protect Your Privacy on Linux
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: UnixToolTip

Software Executive Exploits ATM Loophole To Steal $1 Million
frodi
::: Slashdot

Cosa cambia con la #VoiceSearch e perché è bene che chi produce contenuti cominci a preoccuparsi
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: SergioGridelli

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Ecco la seconda puntata dello studio svolto dal CNR di Pisa per Open. Oggi tocca ai followers di Laura Boldrini, Alessandro Di Battista e Giorgia Meloni
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: DavidPuente

China Hacked Norway’s Visma To Steal Client Secrets, Investigators Say
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A Flaw Found in E-Ticketing Systems Used By at Least Eight Airlines Could Be Exploited To Access Sensitive Information About Travelers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Researcher Reveals a Severe, Unpatched Mac Password Flaw To Protest Apple Bug Bounty
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

10x more than a typical month’s worth of traffic. I just blocked the single IP involved
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: quicklisp

WhatsApp on How It’s Fighting Bulk Messaging and Suspicious Accounts
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Security researchers have discovered a remote code execution vulnerability in LibreOffice, @softpedianews reports. Evidently “the flaw can be exploited with just a malicious ODT document that includes code for running a macro with a mouse-hover action”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

Scoop: documents show AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint customer location data sold to around ~250~ bounty hunters and related businesses. Some hunters tracked phones tens of thousands of times. Also sold GPS data reserved for 911 calls; unprecedented. Massive scale
frodi
::: josephfcox

Holy shit this is an amazing set of knowledge
Awesome Firmware Security & Other Helpful Documents
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jessfraz

Facebook Will Reveal Who Uploaded Your Contact Info For Ad Targeting
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

Google’s Adiantum is a length-preserving encryption composition suitable for disk encryption on ARM and non-x86 architectures. It’s now in Linux 5.0
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: sweis

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Huawei Admits To Needing 5 Years, $2 Billion To Fix Security Issues
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Many Popular iPhone Apps Secretly Record Your Screen Without Asking
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

#CambridgeAnalytica Fact-finding over, Italian SA ready to impose sanctions on #Facebook. Data relating to Italian nationals were processed unlawfully because no appropriate information had been given and no specific consent obtained
frodi | Facebook
::: meobaldo ::: fabiochiusi

Three out of the four vulnerabilities in the latest iOS advisory were exploited in the wild, yikes
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: taviso

Spotify Bans Ad Blockers In Updated ToS
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

Linux: eBPF Spectre v1 mitigation is insufficient
bug
::: ProjectZeroBugs

Le patate danneggiano il cervello di bambini e adolescenti, lo dice la scienza?
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | dati, raccolta
::: RadioProzac

Perché chi crede a una bufala poi crede a tutte? Le bufale sono magnetiche e se non si ha la capacità di distinguerle si entra in un tunnel
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: MedBunker

In a nutshell: domestic politicians who make+repeat misleading statements are more pervasive part of wider disinformation problems than foreign state-backed media+bot/troll operations (troubling as these are)
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: rasmus_kleis

Don’t copy-paste from a website to a terminal
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: UnixToolTip

From Stamos: “There are twenty Cambridge Analyticas that still exist, they’re just not dumb enough to steal data from Facebook. They legally buy it from Equifax and Transunion and Acxiom, and Facebook and Google allow them to then hypertarget ads”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mathewi

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Twitter Still Can’t Keep Up With Its Flood of Junk Accounts, Study Finds
Twitter | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

Android security vulnerability: attackers get access to your phone if you open a .png file
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

Please Stop Using Internet Explorer, Microsoft Says
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Why Data, Not Privacy, Is the Real Danger
dati, raccolta | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The Jeff Bezos affair has led to this surprisingly good explainer about how to protect your data and prevent a situation where *you* have to accuse the National Enquirer of extortion
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeanqasaur ::: jeanqasaur

YouTube announced they will stop recommending some conspiracy theories such as flat earth. I worked on the AI that promoted them by the *billions*
social media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: gchaslot ::: ProfaDavis

Google, the company who’s motto is “don’t be evil” does a deal with Russian government to ban websites that Putin doesn’t like, including anti corruption exposes, from its searches. That seems pretty evil to me
censura
::: Billbrowder

Google Play Caught Hosting An App That Steals Users’ Cryptocurrency
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Giusto chiedersi, con serietà e il maggior rigore possibile, l’impatto delle bugie create ad arte da propagandisti, bot, troll etc. sui social. Senza dimenticare che l’uomo più potente del mondo non fa che delegittimare il giornalismo in quanto tale — fact-checking incluso
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Absolutely valid concerns raised here, @facebook should be listening to @mozilla and other signatories
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Russia To Disconnect From the Internet as Part of a Planned Test
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

Lissajous

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 10

Links come se piovesse, quelli che non mi sono sfuggiti, eccoli.

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Huawei Is Blocked in US, But Its Chips Power Cameras Everywhere
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Online Piracy Can Be Good For Business, Researchers Find
pirateria
::: Slashdot

US Accuses Huawei of Stealing Trade Secrets, Defrauding Banks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Just confirmed this bug. Major iPhone FaceTime bug lets you hear the audio of the person you are calling … before they pick up
bug
::: malwareunicorn ::: Slashdot

Own Your DNS Data. Here @kylerankin covers a common but often overlooked source of data that is far too revealing: your DNS data.
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

Thread on reporting in “China’s Surveillance State”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

#Cybercrime Could Cost Companies US$5.2 Trillion Over Next Five Years, According to New Research from @Accenture
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Prof_DavidBader

We welcome the progress made by the signatories of our code of practice against disinformation. We call on platforms to intensify their efforts in the run up to the #EUelections2019
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: EU_Commission

Google’s Sidewalk Labs Plans To Sell Location Data On Millions of Cellphones
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | dati, raccolta
::: Slashdot

So even the (alleged) 5G wireless systems lack basic privacy controls — one plausible explanation is that governments and telecoms are conspiring, as they’ve always done, to make it this way
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: dangillmor

Nate Cardozo, lawyer for @EFF, is joining @Facebook as “Privacy Policy Manager for WhatsApp” — awesome potential future for secure messaging and end-to-end encryption!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AlecMuffett ::: dangillmor ::: hoofnagle ::: jeanqasaur

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Facebook Pays Teens To Install VPN That Spies On Them
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: slashdot ::: PeterD_Adams ::: evgenymorozov

The Internet is more centralized than we think
Google
::: Carnage4Life

The UAE used a secret, US-developed tool called ‘Karma’ to spy on people around the world through their iPhones. The victims didn’t need to click on a link; the spies just worked off the phone number
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: NickKristof

Apple Says It’s Banning Facebook’s Research App That Collects Users’ Personal Information
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: alexeheath ::: Recode ::: zackwhittaker ::: alexeheath ::: JohnPaczkowski ::: Techmeme ::: SwiftOnSecurity ::: rasmus_kleis

Hugely important point this: we are increasingly asking private corporations to take responsibility for things we previously left to the state or the individual. This has massive ramifications – for the companies of course, but also for the relationship between citizen and state
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: akrasodomski

Attackers Can Track Kids’ Locations Via Connected Watches
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

“Security” doesn’t doesn’t cover the set of all bad things that can happen anymore, not by a long stretch. “Privacy” isn’t quite the right word either. @ashk4n writes about how companies should be thinking about “abusability testing”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeanqasaur

How [IT employees of large corporations] Can Help Counter Misinformation and Other Social Harms
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: zacchiro

Come operano i siti xenofobi? Rubando il lavoro altrui e senza pietà per le vittime dei fatti orrendi, perché l’importante è incitare l’odio e guadagnare soldi!
media
::: DavidPuente

When your Memory Allocator hides Security Bugs
bug
::: b3h3m0th

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India’s Largest Bank SBI Leaked Account Data On Millions of Customers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

#Kremlin lies, as usual. Kremlin’s propagandists are in no way in a similar position as real German journalists
vero? conferme?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: kalenskyj

Criminals Are Tapping Into the Phone Network Backbone to Empty Bank Accounts
frodi
::: Slashdot

The NYAG just set the country’s first illegal deception & illegal impersonation precedent for the selling of fake followers (bots + impersonation of real accounts) in order to boost views, likes, & other social media interactions
frodi
::: katherineykwu

Twitter and Facebook say they removed thousands of troll accounts in run-up to 2018 midterms
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi ::: DFRLab ::: fabiochiusi ::: carljackmiller

#Firefox has introduced a new set of controls to make it easier for users to protect themselves from online ad trackers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: NakedSecurity

Ubuntu 18.04 needs to be patched to fix several security bugs
bug
::: linuxjournal

Second China-Bound Apple Car Worker Charged With Data Theft
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Facebook and Twitter step up collaboration to deal with fake news
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: rasmus_kleis

New issue alert: The annual Security issue of #Linux Journal
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

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Snopes has withdrawn from its fact-checking partnership with Facebook
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: dpfunke ::: kazweida

Apple Will Store Russian User Data Locally, Possibly Decrypt on Request
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

I’ve been using these as hypothetical examples for years and it appears that they’ve come true! 😨 Hackers can now talk to your baby and crank up your @nest thermostat.
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeanqasaur

New website shines light on @Apple’s complicity in China censorship — blocking people’s access to western news sources, info on human rights & religion, & privacy-enhancing apps that would circumvent the country’s pervasive online surveillance regime
censura
::: rj_gallagher ::: Slashdot

The Kremlin’s Remote-Access Credentials Left Thousands Of Businesses Exposed For Years
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Does Facebook Really Know How Many Fake Accounts It Has?
Facebook
::: mante

Linux Kernel Gets Another Option To Disable Spectre Mitigations
bug
::: Slashdot

No, io spero che gli abbiamo clonato l’account
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | umorismo
::: DiegoManinetti

Good explainer about just how much companies can track us. Simply requiring these companies to get consent is not protecting anybody! This is a theme that keeps coming up these days: making people responsible for their own privacy and security is not enough
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeanqasaur

Il #dato può essere un bene comune?
dati, raccolta
::: IngeniumTw

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Generate enterprise-grade SSH keys and load them into an agent for control of all kinds of #Linux hosts. Script the agent with the Parallel Distributed Shell (pdsh) to effect rapid changes over your server farm
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

College Student Who Stole More Than $5 Million in Cryptocurrency By SIM Swapping Gets 10 Years in Prison — First Person To Be Sentenced For the Crime
frodi
::: Slashdot

Some of these Twitter bot accounts are really obvious yet still get a ton of replies, retweets and even make it into news articles
web-bot
::: MalwareTechBlog

#FacialRecognition could be banned soon, with #SanFrancisco at the forefront of this regulatory approach
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: GianlucaSgueo

The fight against illegal #onlinehatespeech is far from over. We have no signs that such content has decreased on social media platforms. But we do have signs that that the Code of Conduct is a tool which can contribute to robust response to the challenge
social media
::: VeraJourova

Newspapers in the early republic weren’t incidentally or inadvertently partisan; they were entirely and enthusiastically partisan. They weren’t especially interested in establishing facts; they were interested in staging a battle of opinion
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | media
::: fabiochiusi

Good reminder! Since the new year I’ve dramatically restricted my social media use (by deleting everything off my phone and using a browser extension), but it seems I’ve just been using my extra pockets of free time to catch up on tech/celebrity gossip. 😬
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jeanqasaur

Governments are increasingly pulling the plug on the internet to curb dissent
censura
::: ajplus

Advertisers can identify you by the set of fonts your browser reports as installed on your computer
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: CompSciFact

Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: waltmossberg

jambonbill-3

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 9

La vera disinformazione –cioè no, il contrario. E la sicurezza. E tutto quanto, qui.

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Online Casino Group Leaks Information on 108 Million Bets, Including User Details
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: slashdot

It is a myth that you can’t be tracked online when using Chrome’s “Incognito” mode and Do Not Track setting
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: DuckDuckGo

We’ll Likely See a Rise in Internet Blackouts in 2019
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | censura
::: Slashdot

The ‘Fortnite’ Economy Now Has Its Own Black Market
games | frodi
::: Slashdot

New Phobos Ransomware Exploits Weak Security To Hit Targets Around the World
frodi
::: Slashdot

Thoughtful look at the past, present, and future of journalism
media
::: dangillmor

Android Q Will Include More Ways For Carriers To SIM Lock Your Phone
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Google Proposes Changes To Chromium Browser That Will Break Content-Blocking Extensions, Including Various Ad Blockers
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

Netflix ‘Would Lose 57 Percent of Their Subscribers If They Added Commercials’
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

#CyberpunkisNow Facial recognition in a classroom in China; these systems stay on for the duration of the entire class, continually scanning students faces every 30 seconds
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: hackermaderas

A Tonga si è rotta Internet
censura
::: emenietti

Per chi come me se ne occupa per lavoro, i capitoli dell’ultimo saggio di @KelleddaMurgia sono anche un’utilissima chiave di interpretazione della comunicazione di #Salvini (e non solo…)
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fraspag

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More Than Half of PC Applications Installed Worldwide Are Out-of-Date
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Users are given an on-screen radar, which allows them to discover if there is anyone who owes money within a 500 metre radius, according to the state-owned China Daily newspaper
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

New Ransomware Strain is Locking Up Bitcoin Mining Rigs in China
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Why Free Software Evangelist Richard Stallman is Haunted by Stalin’s Dream
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

France Will Hack Its Enemies Back, Its Defense Secretary Says
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Microsoft’s Bing Search Engine Goes Offline In China
censura
::: Slashdot ::: Slashdot

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Says Biometrics May Defeat Bots
Twitter
::: Slashdot

How Web Apps Can Turn Browser Extensions Into Backdoors
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Social Media Stars Agree To Declare When They Post Ads For Products
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

The EU’s controversial Copyright Directive has stalled yet again
censura
::: fabiochiusi ::: communia_eu

Millions of Computers Found Running Outdated Versions of Popular Software
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: TheHackersNews

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Reversing an MD5 hash can be trivial
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: JohnDCook

This is repeated and repeated, now there is a Science paper – from the abstract: “Only 1% of individuals accounted for 80% of fake news source exposures, and 0.1% accounted for nearly 80% of fake news sources shared”
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: acerbialberto

BuzzFeed News’ analysis shows that YouTube’s recommender system continues to promote conspiracy videos, videos produced by hate groups, and pirated videos published by accounts that YouTube itself sometime bans (despite their promises)
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: gilgul

Razy in search of cryptocurrency
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: b3h3m0th

2019 State of Malware
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: b3h3m0th

Bypassing Crowdstrike Falcon detection, from phishing email to reverse shell
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: b3h3m0th

The Messy Truth About Infiltrating Computer Supply Chains
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Millions of Bank Loan and Mortgage Documents Have Leaked Online
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Has anybody heard before about ”CPW-Consulting” or ”FlameTech”? Crazy case
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

La macchina della disinformazione
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: RadioProzac

‘Surveillance capitalism’ has gone rogue. We must curb its excesses, @shoshanazuboff writes
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: PostOpinions

Tutto si tiene. Media tradizionali e digitali, bolle informative, notizie acchiappaclick e tutto quanto, spiegato bene
media
::: cmnit

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‘This Time It’s Russia’s Emails Getting Leaked’
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Coordinated 4chan trolls flood laid off HuffPost, BuzzFeed reporters with death threats
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: oneunderscore__

This is VERY bad idea. Why should we be forced to submit to facial recognition just to buy groceries? So brands can test if their ad campaigns work? Umm no thanks. This invades your physical privacy and profiles you, for bad data
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: katecrawford

Russian YouTube-Ripping Site Wins In US Court
Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

This is a positive step in the war against disinformation, and something I have called for as part of our @CommonsCMS inquiry – YouTube Moves to Make Conspiracy Videos Harder to Find
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: DamianCollins

We value your privacy now, but maybe not later
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: JohnDCook

Internet Addiction Spawns US Treatment Programs
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

South Korea Rules Pre-Installed Phone Bloatware Must Be Deletable
dispositivi mobili | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

An overview of projects like NewsGuard, and how efforts to rank the credibility of news sites can be problematic, despite good intentions
novità | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Techmeme

Even if something starts within the warm and fuzzy nest of open source, it may not stay there
open source | copyright e brevetti
::: medialab

Allarme hacker sulle elezioni europee: il pericolo non è solo informatico
l’unico modo accettabile per fare “voto elettronico” è a) locale e b) producendo una paper trail da ricontare a mano
politica | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: raistolo

questo-lo-dice-lei

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 8

Se dico che nevica è disinformazione? le previsioni sono per la neve ma le previsioni per il futuro –si sa 😋

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GoDaddy is Injecting Site-Breaking JavaScript Into Customer Websites
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Oft-quoted paper on spread of #fakenews turns out to be…#fakenews
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: RadioProzac

The Super-Secure Quantum Cable Hiding In the Holland Tunnel
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The proposed changes to EU copyright law have some serious problems — not least of which are #Article11 making it more difficult for people licensing their work under Creative Commons to have it easily used, and #Article13 requiring pre-screening of all uploads to platforms
copyright e brevetti | censura
::: zittrain

Had some good discussions at CES with some AmEx & IBM people about the constant stream of corporate hacks. Industry doesn’t want regulation, but the current Wild West atmosphere hurts everyone but the hackers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Kasparov63

Hack Allows Escape of Play-With-Docker Containers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Surveillance capitalism is actually a “new form of colonialism”, argues prof. Nick Couldry
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | dati, raccolta
::: fabiochiusi

35-year-old vulnerability discovered in scp
bug
::: binitamshah

@Mikko explains cyber sabotage, cyber war and iOT security risks very clearly using concrete examples
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: WSchwabl

Verizon Charges New ‘Spam’ Fee For Texts Sent From Teachers To Students
spam
::: Slashdot

It seems it is more than that now. VPNs no longer working either
censura
::: anriette

chemtrails

The impressive list of organizations demanding Amazon stop providing face surveillance tech to the government sends a clear mandate. Acting in good conscience means being driven by fundamental values related to justice, not hiding behind compliance with an outdated privacy regime
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: EvanSelinger

Per le aziende la preoccupazione dai rischi cyber supera incendi e disastri naturali
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: lucatremolada

Debora Serracchiani afferma che Matteo Salvini ha «oltre 306mila profili falsi che lo seguono su Twitter», ma le cose non stanno così
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: DavidPuente

The US National Security Agency will release a free reverse engineering tool at the upcoming RSA security conference that will be held at the start of March, in San Francisco
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fsf

F-Secure’s Harry Sintonen has found a collection of vulnerabilities in different SCP clients, revealing that the secure copy protocol (SCP) might not be as secure as people think
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FSecure

Project Alias Hacks Amazon Echo and Google Home To Protect Your Privacy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Hackers Broke Into An SEC Database and Made Millions From Inside Information, Says DOJ
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Pwn2Own Contest Will Pay $900,000 For Hacks That Exploit Tesla’s Model 3
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Facebook’s ’10 Year Challenge’ Meme Could Train Facial Recognition Algorithms On Age Progression, Age Recognition
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: AntonioCasilli ::: fabiochiusi ::: eliaspallanzani ::: Lettera43

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Federal Prosecutors Pursuing Criminal Case Against Huawei for Alleged Theft of Trade Secrets: Report

copyright e brevetti
::: Slashdot

YouTube Cracks Down on ‘Harmful and Dangerous’ Challenges and Pranks
social media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

Vi ricordate dell’account “Lara Pedroni”? Ce ne sono altri, simili in molti aspetti, che vanno e vengono per diffondere bufale e odio
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: DavidPuente

The Strategic Dimensions of Offensive Cyber Operations
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Removing Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior from Russia
Facebook | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fbnewsroom ::: jacopo_iacoboni

News literacy, quality journalism, educating the next generation in creative thinking, and the fight against viral misinformation are crucial issues of our time. And the @NewsLitProject has thoughtful experts on these subjects
media
::: waltmossberg

There are three primary ways to deal with misinformation: censorship, content rating/curation and education
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: saltercrs

US CEOs Are More Worried About Cybersecurity Than a Possible Recession
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Some Android GPS Apps Are Just Showing Ads on Top of Google Maps
ad, pubblicità
::: Slashdot

“Collection #1”: 773 milioni di indirizzi email rubati dagli hacker
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: arturodicorinto

Oklahoma Government Data Leak Exposes FBI Investigation Records, Millions of Department Files
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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Twitter Bug Exposed Some Android Users’ Protected Tweets For Years
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

You Deserve Privacy Online. Here’s How You Could Actually Get It
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: waltmossberg

Also known as a backdoor that would render communications totally insecure. UK is a surveillance state already, so this kind of proposal is to be expected
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: dangillmor

Many doubt their countries are prepared for major cyberattacks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: pewresearch

Internet-linked microphones are privacy-flawed & can collect & use data w/out consent, says @msjpauly
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: DuckDuckGo

This Politico story about how misinformed Americans are about Trump’s history should be seen, above all, as an indictment of journalism
media
::: dangillmor

Firmware Vulnerability In Popular Wi-Fi Chipset Affects Laptops, Smartphones, Routers, Gaming Devices
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Google Faces Renewed Protests and Criticism Over China Search Project
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A Duke University team expects to have a product available for election year that will allow television networks to offer real-time fact checks onscreen when a politician makes a questionable claim during a speech or debate
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | politica
::: BillAdairDuke

Brasile, Bolsonaro ha vinto grazie a ‘fake news’ e WhatsApp? Cosa possiamo imparare sulla disinformazione online
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | politica
::: valigiablu

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Il lavoro del gruppo Nicoletta Bourbaki sta sulle palle alla destra veneta. Voglia di censura preventiva a #Treviso
censura
::: Wu_Ming_Foundt ::: Wu_Ming_Foundt

Trump
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: jacopo_iacoboni

We seem ever more exposed to and dependent on surveillance capitalists, our benevolent info-lords, but their operations are defined by opacity, corporate secrecy and the scrim of technological authority
dati, raccolta
::: FrankPasquale

Venezuela’s Government Blocks Access To Wikipedia
censura
::: Slashdot

Bots. They’re all around us, and they serve a number of purposes, both good and bad. But just how common are they? Here’s how we identified likely bots on Twitter for our report “Bots in the Twittersphere”
web-bot
::: pewinternet

This study, reported in the ⁦⁦@nytimes, shows that reasoning can fight online hoaxes posing as news
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: waltmossberg

Popular WordPress Plugin WPML Hacked By Angry Former Employee
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Same as in India — and that was also one of the requests from fact-checkers and researchers investigating disinformation on WhatsApp in Brazil
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

La credibilità di giornali e TG
media
::: ricpuglisi

Memes are modern day propaganda
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | media
::: beccalew

jambonbill-2

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 7

Il Web, di tutto di più. Qui 🤩

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It is time to bring the surveillance economy under democratic control, giving back data control and data sovereignty to citizens. Interesting long read in @FT: Data brokers: regulators try to rein in the ‘privacy deathstars #GDPR
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: francesca_bria

Repeat after me: data that doesn’t exist can’t be abused
dati, raccolta
::: SteveBellovin

Meno male che un attacco col 50% delle risorse computazionali era considerato pressoché impossibile …
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | blockchain e crypto*
::: cmnit

Huawei Has Suspected Ties To Front Companies In Iran and Syria, New Documents Reveal
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

One of the ways companies monetize hardware outside of margins is through data exploitation, and partnering with other companies that do the same: Facebook
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: reneritchie

This is brilliant … and evil … and exciting!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: manisha72617183

What are the chances this is piped directly into their non segmented network?
::: ablentry

Connecting Your Bank Account To an App is Now a $3-Billion Business
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Canada’s Bell Telecommunications Company Wants Permission To Gather, Track Customer Data
dati, raccolta
::: Slashdot

Scoop from @KimZetter on how Kaspersky helped the NSA catch Hal Martin
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | frodi
::: sheeraf

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Cambridge Analytica’s Parent Pleads Guilty To Breaking UK Data Law
frodi
::: Slashdot

New Tool Automates Phishing Attacks That Bypass 2FA
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Google Search Results Listings Can Be Manipulated For Propaganda
bug
::: Slashdot

People Older Than 65 Share the Most Fake News
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot ::: rasmus_kleis

A lot of people are asking about the motive of the NSA releasing a free reverse engineering tool at RSA this year
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: DanielMiessler

Google Wins Round in Fight Against Global Right To Be Forgotten
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

2018 was the 8th year global internet freedom declined, @FreedomHouse reports. “Just 20% of the global internet population considered free” due to “limits on free expression, & violations of user rights & privacy”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | censura
::: DuckDuckGo

Linux systemd Affected by Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities, No Patches Yet
bug
::: Slashdot

T-Mobile Begins Verifying Calls To Protect Against Spam
spam | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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Malware Found Preinstalled On Some Alcatel Smartphones
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Ethereum’s CREATE2 is crypto without keys. A big deal for devs?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: AdrianaHamacher

Minim debuted Minim Labs at #CES2019. This free version of the Minim router security platform has an open-source Linux-based “Unum” agent for protecting home automation devices, and it runs on Raspbian and OpenWrt #Linux devices
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

As the pace and magnitude of cyberattacks have increased around the world, our new survey shows that people in multiple countries think it is likely that government data, public infrastructure and elections will be targeted by future hacks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: pewresearch ::: pewresearch

Here’s a great nethack story about a tool assisted / bot speedrun. They used a rainbow table to brute force the starting seed and then used clever RNG manipulation to bot to a speedy victory
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: arkem

AT&T says it’ll stop selling your location data, amid calls for a federal investigation
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: JohnDCook

Chinese police question & detain growing number of Twitter users as President Xi Jinping’s regime ramps up efforts to suppress internet activity in the country
censura | Twitter
::: rj_gallagher

Polish Police Arrest Huawei Executive On Suspicion Of Spying For China
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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Iranian Hackers Suspected in Worldwide DNS Hijacking Campaign
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

University of California Tells Students Not To Use WeChat, WhatsApp In China
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Amazon Dash Buttons Ruled Illegal In Germany
frodi
::: Slashdot

⚠️ @Twitter is now blocking links from the Sci-hub[.]tw domain
censura | Twitter
::: mart1oeil

I didn’t immediately want to believe that the website host itself would be injecting a JavaScript script into my website without my consent! Turned out that’s exactly what GoDaddy was doing
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

La cosa che sorprende quando analizzo un milione di follower come con@matteosalvinimi, sono i 306.265 follower senza foto che seguono max 5 account!
politica
::: alex_orlowski

200 Million Chinese Resumes Leak In Huge Database Breach
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

New dossier on #disinformation Check out the resource center of #ecpmf
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: MediaEu

Fake ratings, fake users, fake news. Everything on the internet is being manipulated
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: ramonapringle

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