Archivi Categorie: Sicurezza e disinformazione

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 22

Un po’ di links rimasti, poi si cambia. E in coda anche il cit. & loll 🧐

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WiFi Finder, a Popular Hotspot Finder App, Exposed 2 Million Wi-Fi Network Passwords
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Copyright filters are automatically removing copies of the Mueller Report despite it being in the public domain
copyright e brevetti | censura
::: HackerRadioShow

NIH, FBI Accuse Scientists In US of Sending IP To China, Running Shadow Labs
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Employees Call On Microsoft To Protect GitHub From China Censors
censura
::: Slashdot

Obama e Clinton hanno citato i credenti cristiani. Evitate Google Translate e foto dell’Isola di Pasqua
io Google Traduttore lo uso solo per singole parole (per pogrizia); recentemente non mi veniva proprio l’italiano per “hamster”, anche se c’era il disegnino.
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: DavidPuente

The fake news hysteria lead to the shutdown of social media for the mere possibility of disinformation, making platforms liable for content that doesn’t even exist yet – but it’s ok because social media are evil and kill democracies!
censura
::: fabiochiusi

#SriLanka: Even with good intentions, blocking channels of communication or use of #VPNs, which can protect #privacy & #security online, puts people in danger. It blocks journalism & emergency response, disconnects families. We urge authorities to #KeepItOn #EasterSundayAttackLK
censura
::: accessnow

My comment on the #TerReg Report, voted by the #EuropeanParliament last week
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | censura
::: VincenzoTiani

A New York student sued Apple for $1 billion, claiming the company’s facial-recognition software falsely linked him to a series of thefts from Apple stores
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: business ::: AntonioCasilli

Don’t let these people write your privacy laws
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: alissacooper

The @Puri_sm Librem Key. Here @Todd_A_Jacobs takes a look at how the #LibremKey stacks up against other multi-factor tokens like the #YubiKey 5 and also considers what makes the Librem Key a unique trusted-computing tool
The Librem Key is a new hardware token for improving Linux security by adding a physical authentication factor to booting, login and disk decryption on supported systems
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Linux Journal

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ShadowHammer Targets Multiple Companies, ASUS Was Just One of Them
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

None of this is true! Let’s look at how each of the companies were founded!
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: historic_ly

Yo just a heads up, Twitter is rolling out a new desktop version and the feed is about 75% people you don’t follow and it seems to ignore some of your personal settings
Twitter | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: LittleVMills

EU votes to create an enormous biometric database
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Sous la pression de plusieurs partis paneuropéens, Facebook assouplit temporairement ses rÚgles sur les publicités politiques
Facebook | ad, pubblicitĂ  | politica
::: Numerama

Facebook sta spostando il core su Instagram, ma instragram Ăš giĂ  il nuovo paradiso della contraffazione (e della disinformazione)
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Twitter: “Any attempts to undermine the process of registering to vote or engaging in the electoral process is contrary to our company’s core values”
social media | politica
::: fabiochiusi

they remember how well you did it
::: RichRogersIoT

I started blogging 15 years ago (2004-04-25)
::: treyhunner

“#Haberdasher’s #Puzzle”: cutting an equilateral #triangle into four pieces so they can be rearranged into a #square
::: Nereide

Happy bday to Larry Tesler, inventor of “copy-paste”
::: MIT_CSAIL

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Sicurezza e disinformazione – 21

Le ultime notizie farlocche e quelle vere sulla sicurezza che manca

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Apparently people at both @starz and its social media agency haven’t the slightest clue how copyright law works. They issued totally bogus DMCA takedowns targeting @EFF, copyright law professor @AnnemarieBridy and many others
censura
::: mmasnick ::: mikko

A Hacker Has Dumped Nearly One Billion User Records Over the Past Two Months
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

DARPA Wants To Make a Better, More Secure Version of WhatsApp
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

But is it privacy or anonymity you’re looking for? Or both?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: linuxjournal

that’s a computer generated video
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: hoaxeye

The video went viral bc of its #Huawei connection, but it’s simply not true
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: readkrystalhu

Multiple sources now say Indian IT outsourcing giant @Wipro is in the throes of dealing with a months-long breach in which intruders were seen using the company’s networks to attack and probe customer systems
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: briankrebs

YouTube flagged livestreams of the incident as possible sources of misinformation and then started showing people articles about the 9/11 attacks
social media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Egypt blocked 34,000 websites in an effort to block access to a petition site, which gathered signatures against changes to allow Sisi to rule until 2030. The blocked sites included religious groups, NGOs and Howard Schultz’s campaign site
censura
::: msrmichaelson

I just published Network security for microservices with eBPF
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: beatrizmrg

Mozilla Wants Apple To Change Users’ iPhone Advertiser ID Every Month
ad, pubblicitĂ  | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The Tor network is comprised of thousands of volunteer-run relays around the world, and millions of people rely on it for privacy and freedom online everyday. Learn about how we monitor performance and detect attacks with bandwidth scanners
open source
::: torproject

Question: what would the threshold be for success? Zero conspiracies/disinformation? Or what % (out of what, exactly)?
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

Macsyma development. Joel Moses and Patrick Winston

Macsyma development. Joel Moses and Patrick Winston

“The law has not caught up [with the technology]. In the United States, the use of facial recognition is almost wholly unregulated.” | We Built a (Legal) Facial
Recognition Machine for $60
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Mantzarlis

Google Pulls TikTok From Play Store in India Following Court Order
censura
::: Slashdot

Twitter Has Been Secretly Verifying Thousands of Accounts, Even Though It Insists Its Verification Program is on Hold
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: slashdot ::: Recode

Russia Adopts Bill That Would Expand Government Control Over the Internet
censura
::: Slashdot

Social media is a threat to democracy: Carole Cadwalladr speaks at TED2019
social media
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Firefox’s Cookie AutoDelete appears to support per-container cookie settings, which should let you configure a container that purges all cookies when tabs go away while keeping cookies normally. Add the Firefox Multi-Account Containers addon for extra convenience
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: thatcks

Microsoft Turned Down Facial-Recognition Sales on Human Rights Concerns
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Finally, the angle that was badly missing from most discussions of US-China squabbling over Huawei: “Racism & Imperial Anxiety: US vs Huawei”
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: evgenymorozov

Un pezzo clickbait che non svela nulla di osceno e oscuro, un pretesto per usare espressioni senza senso come “climaticamente corretto”
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: tonyscalari

Google, which has some of the most sophisticated AI capabilities in the world, has said that it will not work with the Pentagon on any AI projects that could be used in making weapons, but it is considering helping the Chinese government develop a better-censored search engine
censura
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Cyberspies Hijacked the Internet Domains of Entire Countries
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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37% of open source developers don’t implement any sort of security testing during CI and 54% of developers don’t do any docker image security testings
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mzurko

Un lungo lavoro di costruzione di gruppi coordinati su Facebook, dietro la rivolta “spontanea” dei gilet jaunes. “Collera” ingegnerizzata
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | frodi | social media
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Bad Bots Now Make Up 20 Percent of Web Traffic
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | web-bot
::: Slashdot

Facebook ‘Unintentionally Uploaded’ Email Contacts From 1.5M Users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Porca miseria
Abolizione del suffragio universale
social media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: LucaBizzarri

Shutting down internet services in response to protests is not OK — in the UK, or anywhere
censura
::: webfoundation ::: accessnow

Interesting details in “Unmasked: What 10 million passwords reveal about the people who choose them”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

Oggi si apre a Milano il processo a Luigi Gubello, l’esperto di sicurezza informatica denunciato da Casaleggio. Leggete la sua storia e capirete perchĂ© il Potere ha sempre bisogno di capri espiatori
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: BiondoNik

APT34 Hacking Tools Leak
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: b3h3m0th

The UK government’s age verification system for porn “seems to have been devised by people who have no idea how the Internet works”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: EFF

Some Internet Outages Predicted For the Coming Month as ‘768k Day’ Approaches
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Source Code of Iranian Cyber-Espionage Tools Leaked on Telegram
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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WikiLeaks has violated privacy and made it harder for institutions to function. We’re now in a situation in which some of the worst people on earth get to determine what gets published
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: jacopo_iacoboni

Facebook bans far-right groups including BNP, EDL and Britain First
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: fabiochiusi

Leica Ăš stata censurata sul social network cinese Weibo a causa di una pubblicitĂ  che ricorda i fatti di piazza Tienanmen
censura
::: ilpost

Former student destroys 59 university computers using USB Killer device
frodi
::: campuscodi

Google Will Begin To Block Sign-ins From Embedded Browser Frameworks in June
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

French Government Releases In-house IM App To Replace WhatsApp and Telegram Use
social media | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Unexpected Protection Added To Microsoft Edge Subverts IE Security
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Should Vendors Start Adding Physical On/Off Switches To Devices That Can Spy On Us?
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Hacker Dumps Thousands of Sensitive Mexican Embassy Documents Online
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

L’anno scorso ho partecipato alla realizzazione di un documentario dal titolo “THE CHOICE” sulla piattaforma Rousseau, l’attacco di R0gue_0 e la vicenda di Evariste. Da oggi Ăš disponibile online, gratuitamente, per tutti
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: DavidPuente

‘Incognito Mode’ Isn’t Really Private. Try Browser Compartmentalization
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Introduction to an introduction to isogeny-based encryption
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | algoritmi, codice
::: CompSciFact

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A lot of polls of the type “who do you trust more among A/B/C” or “who do you like best among A/B/C” are simply name recognition surveys, where the votes for each option are roughly proportional to how many people have heard of it
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fchollet

L’Erede, che Ăš molto intelligente, ha suggerito al Garante che meritasse la multa. Leggete, ma senza ridere
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: marcocanestrari

The CIA Accuses Huawei Of Being Secretly Funded By China’s State Intelligence
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

While the world waited for the #MuellerReport, our researchers were watching Russian bot legions wake up and go to work
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: SafeGuard_Cyber

Bitcoin Couldn’t Hide Russia’s Operatives From Mueller’s Investigation
blockchain e crypto* | politica
::: Slashdot

A Damore-like figure emerges within Microsoft, except this time it’s a female manager who is sick of having to discriminate against white & Asian male employees
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: clairlemon

Academics at prestigious US institutions like MIT & Princeton have partnered w/ Chinese organisations tied to Beijing’s authoritarian state security regime. They have worked together on developing “human tracking technologies”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: rj_gallagher

The fake news hysteria lead to the shutdown of social media for the mere possibility of disinformation, making platforms liable for content that doesn’t even exist yet – but it’s ok because social media are evil and kill democracies! Well done, liberals
social media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi ::: jacopo_iacoboni

Le regole di Facebook escludono “dichiarazioni di intenti, inviti all’azione, rappresentazioni, supporto o promozione della violenza, a seguito della votazione o del risultato elettorale”. La sanzione piĂč efficace tuttavia Ăš quella degli elettori: basta farli tornare nelle fogne
social media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: carloalberto

Fooling automated surveillance cameras
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: hardmaru

Captured DNS requests from Huawei P30 Pro to a block list
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: binitamshah

Nokia 9 Buggy Update Lets Anyone Bypass Fingerprint Scanner With a Pack of Gum
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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Sicurezza e disinformazione – 20

Per adesso non si sente ancora la censura che giornali e governi ci vogliono imporre. Per il futuro chissĂ , confido in Sua pastositĂ  il Prodigioso (RAmen) che risulti inutile come il consenso ai cookies.

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Two-Thirds of Consumers Don’t Expect Google To Track Them the Way It Does
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

This is an unprecedented attack on freedom of speech that will see internet giants monitoring the communications of billions and censoring lawful speech
censura
::: bbw1984

‘Exodus’ Spyware Found Targeting Apple iOS Users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: Everyeye ::: AI__TECH ::: Genjuro75 ::: Genjuro75

Beware of making platforms even more draconian than the law, to cover their backs. #OnlineHarms
censura
::: JamieJBartlett

Germany’s Federal Police is rolling out bodycams. To store the data, it wants to use Amazon’s cloud service. But that would expose footage to potential U.S. snooping and violate data protection laws, Germany’s top data protection official told us
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: JanoschDelcker

Update: At least 45 countries on six continents have taken action against online misinformation. Here’s my running guide to what they’ve done so far
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: dpfunke

French government and governing party en Marche have insisted on on crack-downs on disinformation. Turns out En Marche have also used anonymous accounts to share false claims and manipulated videos to protect Macron’s security officer, @lemondefr reports
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: rasmus_kleis

A white paper that announces its intention to ban ‘trolling’ and ‘disinformation’ but
makes little attempt to define either gives me the shivers
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: JimPethokoukis

Marco’s Box: Firefox dichiara guerra a scripts di fingerprinting e cryptomining
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Marcooo83

AGCOM: Cresce nel primo bimestre 2019 la disinformazione online-pubblicato dall’ autorita’ il secondo numero dell’osservatorio
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: AGCOMunica

New Variants of Mirai Botnet Detected, Targeting More IoT Devices
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Microsoft has been working with a Chinese military-run university on artificial intelligence research that could be used for surveillance and censorship
censura
::: cobrampi

Apple Music Caught Censoring Pro-Democracy Music In China
censura
::: Slashdot

Salting and stretching a password
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: CompSciFact

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Google Chrome Wants To Block Some HTTP File Downloads
censura
::: Slashdot

Facebook has announced several big updates on how it deals with misinformation
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: dpfunke

Una ottima ragione per non usare Safari, Chrome e derivati
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: quinta

Mysterious Safety-Tampering Malware Infects Second Critical Infrastructure Site
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

China has been remarkably successful at censoring content on the internet. But this month, coordinated dissent has popped up in an unexpected place: GitHub
censura | social media
::: NPR ::: marcelsalathe

In just 2 years the landscape of the most attacked plarforms changed dramatically. Why? The developers of browsers invested a lot of resources and set up processes to mitigate cyberattacks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: e_kaspersky

Here it is! My blog post on Sequential Import Chaining
bug
::: d0nutptr

What we think about the UK government’s ‘Online Harms’ white paper
censura
::: fabiochiusi ::: bbw1984

A Team At Amazon Is Listening To Recordings Captured By Alexa
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

If passed, it would ask the Federal Trade Commission to create rules for evaluating “highly sensitive” automated systems. Companies would have to assess whether the algorithms powering these tools are biased or discriminatory
censura
::: fabiochiusi

Kaspersky ha dato notizia di un nuovo framework spyware, attivo da oltre 5 anni, ma cosĂŹ sofisticato da essere stato rilevato solo di recente! Si chiama TajMahal ed Ăš un software modulare e adattabile adatto a differenti operazioni di spionaggio
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: TomsHWItalia

No, #privacy is not “dead,” and using #Facebook is not proof you don’t care about it.If you’re hearing these arguments again (and again), this piece by @trevortimm may help you counter them
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: accessnow

Draft law on ‘isolating’ #Russia’s internet #Runet to enable it to work independently from the global internet is going through the second reading today. After amendments, draft is still vague, overreaching, very dangerous for online freedom of speech
censura
::: yuliagorbunova_

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@emilychangtv on why #internet regulations must work for women
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: webfoundation

The DOD wants a continuous evaluation system that “autonomously analyzes applicants’ behavior—using…court records, purchase histories, & credit profiles—to proactively identify security risks”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

Swisscom has published an excellent and easily accesible booklet on DevSecOps. Recommended
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

It amazes me how many people on here think journalists regularly ask sources to hack computers/steal information for them. This is a line no serious journalist would ever cross, and is a far cry away from a source coming to you with information they obtained on their own
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | media
::: sheeraf

How To Stop Amazon From Listening To Your Alexa Recordings
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

How Germany’s anti-trust watchdog could change the way Facebook works
“You can be watching a news item about migration one minute, then the next you’re listening to speakers from UK far-right parties and then actual neo-nazis. And while you look on, the platforms harvest your metadata to make money”
Facebook
::: FrankPasquale

I Cut Google Out Of My Life. It Screwed Up Everything
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Google
::: data_tip

Big tech lobbied hard to take down a bill that would ban recording people without their consent
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: motherboard

Microsoft Publishes SECCON Framework For Securing Windows 10
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

For almost 5 years, I was one of a team of activists⁩ working to get Facebook to address its racial discrimination issues, on and off the platform. This powerful coverage by ⁊@MotherJones⁩ details just how difficult it’s been
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: culturejedi

Hacker hanno violato e pubblicato le informazioni personali su migliaia di agenti Fbi. “Ora venderemo i dati”. PiĂč che leaks e libertĂ  di pubblicazione, questa Ăš guerra
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Yes All Pervasive Facial Recognition Means My Grandchildren Will Never Be Able To Escape The Drone Patrolled Climate Refugee Camps, But Won’t Somebody Think Of The Innovative Start Ups – In this new NYT column I will
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: timmaughan

A Researcher Needed Three Hours to Identify Me From My DNA
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

Officials involved in commerce with China said hacking and theft were an open secret for almost two decades, allowed to quietly continue because U.S. companies had too much money at stake to make waves
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: frontlinepbs

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Wild. You may have heard of so-called geofence or ‘reverse location’ warrants, where cops request location info for all Android phones in a given area (maybe from @iblametom’s reporting). Now @jenvalentino shows how that data can end up in wrongful arrests
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: josephfcox

Optimize Algorithms to Support Kids Online, Not Exploit Them
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Joi

Amazon and Google Fight Bill That Prohibits Secretly Recording You
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Your Smartphone Apps Are Filled With Trackers You Know Nothing About
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

Offering Section 230 protections only to web platforms that are deemed politically “neutral” will backfire and lead to more online policing of speech
censura
::: EFF

New Wikileaks File Dump
novitĂ 
::: Gianlucadfiore

Microsoft Says Some Webmail Accounts Were Compromised
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Scammers Are Buying Thousands Of Fake 5-Star Amazon Reviews — on Facebook
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | frodi
::: Slashdot

Internet Explorer Exploit Steals Data From Windows Users– Even If They Never Use Internet Explorer
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

So, someone must have followed the Cambridge Analytica saga and concluded: “We need more of that psychometric stuff but with machine learning and a patent!”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: evgenymorozov

In light of @Guardian’s report that DHS operated a complex network of fake profiles to catch immigrant students, EFF is calling on Facebook to establish meaningful consequences for law enforcement agencies that break the rules to spy on users
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Facebook
::: EFF

Twitter Urged to Suspend Donald Trump After President Accused of ‘Sharing Propaganda Videos Trafficking in Hate Speech’ Over Omar Attack
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: fabiochiusi

This weekend, @STARZ used a bogus copyright notice to take down our tweet about THEIR bogus copyright notice to @torrentfreak, who had the audacity to report on leaked episodes of TV shows. Say it with us: It’s Not Infringement To Report On Infringement
frodi | copyright e brevetti
::: EFF

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Sicurezza e disinformazione – 19

Sempre meno sicuro ma di sicuro una nuova lista 🧐

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Italian prosecutors announce investigation into eSurv, the spyware company that infected almost 1,000 people with 25 malicious Google Play Store apps
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: lorenzofb

Inferring someone’s religion from fitness tracker data
dati, raccolta
::: JohnDCook

WhatsApp said in a statement it was working with local startup Proto to classify messages sent to the service by users as true, false, misleading or disputed. They will also build a database of such content to better understand misinformation
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: fabiochiusi

In arrivo una brutta notizia per Casaleggio e il m5s da parte del garante della privacy: gli esiti delle votazioni su Rousseau sono vulnerabili, esposti ad accessi ed elaborazioni di vario tipo che vanno dalla semplice consultazione a possibili alterazioni
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: claudiocerasa ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: AntonioNicita

la spaventosa frontiera attuale delle disinfo ops sono le chat (whatsapp e telegram le principali), e Instagram. Su Facebook resiste la disinformazione e manipolazione degli anziani
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Facebook, Twitter sucked into India-Pakistan information war
social media
::: maurertim

French ISPs Ordered To Block Sci-Hub, LibGen
censura
::: Slashdot

Singapore to introduce anti-fake news law, allowing removal of articles. // no government should have the power to decide which news are true and which ones are false
censura
::: ChaToX

A woman from China carrying 4 cell phones and a malware-infected thumb drive gained access to Mar-a-Lago during President Trump’s recent visit
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: nytimes

Twitter now lets users appeal violations within its app
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Un inganno chiamato Casaleggio. Ma quale mago dell’innovazione! Così il Garante mette a nudo anche l’incompetenza del capo del M5s
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: lucianocapone

Millions of Facebook Records Found on Amazon Cloud Servers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: dvIpr ::: zerohedge

Why did Google’s Digital News Innovation Fund offer up to €50,000 to a mouthpiece of Hungary’s authoritarian government?
Google
::: NewsbySchmidt

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Amazon Plans To Take on Roku By Vastly Expanding Its Free Ad-Supported Streaming Services: Report
ad, pubblicitĂ 
::: Slashdot

Is a well-organized and potentially large network of individuals creating and operating multiple Twitter accounts in order to promote political content? Updated research from @r0zetta shows that is this happening “directly under our noses”
Twitter | politica
::: FSecure

Elizabeth Warren Introduces Bill That Could Hold Tech Execs Responsible For Data Breaches
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Huawei Laptop ‘Backdoor’ Flaw Raises Concerns
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Amazon Quietly Removes Promo Spots That Gave Special Treatment To Its Own Products
ad, pubblicitĂ 
::: Slashdot

A misinformation tip line WhatsApp announced yesterday turns out to be primarily for research, not to help users who come across suspicious information
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: CraigSilverman

GiĂ  fatto in Cina, ovviamente
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: signorelli82

That time I got really mad and decided to kill an industry
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: evacide ::: fabiochiusi

The entire surveillance industry: stalkware, hacking, tracking, tracing tools targeting journalists, dissidents, it is out of control
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: MarietjeSchaake

MIT Cuts Funding Ties With Huawei, ZTE Citing US National Security Concerns
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

People Changing Jobs Too Often Could Be Punished by China’s Social Credit System
economia, lavoro
::: Slashdot

L’assenza di reazioni significative in casa 5 Stelle si spiega per … la mancanza dell’effetto sorpresa
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: pestapere ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: jacopo_iacoboni

US Conducted Secret Surveillance of China’s Huawei, Prosecutors Say
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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Android TV Update Puts Home-Screen Ads On Multi-Thousand-Dollar Sony Smart TVs
ad, pubblicitĂ 
::: Slashdot

Why solely focusing on the bias or accuracy of facial recognition misses the big picture
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Matt_Cagle

We all have a right to live our lives without the threat of illegal surveillance
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

This is unfortunate, but we have identified the video’s portion which triggered the YouTube’s copyright filter and we’re working to close the dispute soon
censura
::: journalismfest

Facebook, Google, Twitter To Face US Lawmakers About Tech ‘Censorship’
social media | politica
::: Slashdot

I see few covering the rumors of Ecuador’s intention to unilaterally revoke Julian Assange’s asylum refer to the formal rulings of the United Nations
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Snowden

Former Senate Staffer Admits To Doxxing Five Senators On Wikipedia
forse sono solo io ma doxx non sapevo cosa vuol dire e sembra non cosĂŹ standard; per fortuna c’Ăš Urban Dictionary
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot ::: Urban Dictionary

Non smetterĂČ mai di dirlo, le fake che pubblica lo staff di Salvini, profumatamente pagato dai contribuenti,non sono gaffe,sono strategia politica, perchĂ© anche se dovesse arrivare la smentita, non arriverĂ  mai a tutti quelli che hanno condiviso.
Un’interrogazione parlamentare?
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | politica
::: Nonha_stata

#Microsoft chiude il suo bookstore e tutti i volumi diventano illeggibili. Formati proprietari e #DRM: ecco perché le nostre librerie digitali possono cancellarsi
censura
::: WikimediaItalia

A Russian court fined Twitter 3,000 roubles ($46) on Friday for failing to supply information to Russia’s authorities on where it stores its Russian users’
personal data
social media
::: Info_Activism

White Hat Hackers Cracked 50 UK Universities’ Computer Systems In 2 Hours
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Passare per idiota agli occhi di un imbecille
Ăš una cosa seria; riusciremo a fermare i giggini? (cioĂš il loro burattinaio)
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: raistolo

‘Cambridge Analytica quickly grew into one of the world’s leading political data firms… & Alexander was included in WIRED Magazine’s Next List as one of the world’s top 25 geniuses’ The ad industry reveals itself to be even more toxic & deluded than we thought. What a match
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: carolecadwalla

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Centinaia di utenti italiani spiati a loro insaputa via app? Il caso “Exodus”
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Genjuro75

Dozens of UK business owners are using artificial intelligence to scrutinise staff behaviour minute-to-minute by harvesting data on who emails whom and when, who accesses and edits files and who meets whom and when
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Google Helps Government Conduct Warrantless Searches, Alleges EPIC
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Why Social Media Users Have Trouble Reclaiming Hijacked Accounts
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Several Major Browsers to Prevent Disabling of Click-Tracking ‘Hyperlink Auditing’
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Cheat sheets series for all vulnerabilities
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Alra3ees

Dieci, cento, mille @r0gue_0, perchĂ© davvero non se ne puĂČ piĂč di sti quattro scemi che vanno in giro a parlare di Blockchain e AI
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: edoardopigaiani

Heartbleed bug was discovered by Finnish engineers. How it happened
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: dcorbacho

I assume the UK, with their new social media laws, will also block tabloid newspapers from publishing the same content? I mean, more people probably saw the terror videos clips on The Daily Mail than on Facebook. No? … oh, so it’s just political populism then?
media | disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: baekdal

British officials are calling for the creation of a mandatory “duty of care” standard intended “to make companies take responsibility for the safety of their users and to tackle harm caused by content or activity on their services
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | politica
::: fabiochiusi

Due studenti hanno truffato Apple per quasi un milione di dollari
frodi
::: ilpost

While well-meaning, proposals such as these contain serious risks, such as requiring or incentivising removal of lawful and innocuous content
censura
::: IndexCensorship

méliÚs

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 18

Sicuro che non ci sia qualche pesce qui dentro? Forse sì, forse no, ecco 😐

Frugoli

‘It Took 10 Seconds For Instagram To Push Me Into an Anti-Vaxx Rabbit Hole’
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Slashdot

3 anni di caccia alle streghe contro Julian #Assange e #WikiLeaks con l’accusa di aver cospirato con la #Russia e con #Trump, quando invece #Mueller NON ha mai incriminato nĂ© Julian #Assange nĂ© #WikiLeaks
Web, Internet
::: SMaurizi

New App Gives Free Movie Tickets To People Who Watch 15 Minutes of Ads
ad, pubblicitĂ 
::: Slashdot

Rapport RSF : « Le nouvel ordre mondial des mĂ©dias selon la Chine ». PĂ©kin fait appel Ă  l’intimidation, y compris dans les dĂ©mocraties. La chaĂźne de production de l’information n’est dĂ©sormais plus Ă  l’abri de la « main invisible » du PC chinois
media | censura
::: cdeloire

Telegram adds the option to delete chats on other people’s devices
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | social media
::: emenietti

Israeli Hacking Company NSO Group Is Trying to Clean Up Its Image
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Android Users’ Security and Privacy At Risk From Shadowy Ecosystem of Pre-Installed Software, Study Warns
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Australia Threatens Social Media Laws That Could Jail Tech Execs
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Microsoft: Windows 10 Devices Open To ‘Full Compromise’ From Huawei PC Driver
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Cinque milioni l’anno solo per fare lobbying
ad, pubblicitĂ 
::: jacopo_iacoboni

La psicosi dei rapimenti di bambini col furgone bianco assume tratti pericolosi in Francia. Le voci dilagano. I siti web e la stampa cartacea francese sono piene di commenti
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: Ceravolc

Una nuova generazione di servizi per una nuova generazione di utenti. Quelli che si fidano di Apple e si affidano ad Apple per la difesa della loro privacy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: startup_italia

Google is carrying out a secret internal assessment of work on its censored China search engine, Dragonfly. Bosses set up closed “review committees” & shut out rank-&-file employees in a move sources say is highly unusual & likely to stoke protests
censura
::: rj_gallagher

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Microsoft Takes Control of 99 Domains Operated By Iranian State Hackers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

French Gas Stations Robbed After Forgetting To Change Gas Pump PINs
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | frodi
::: Slashdot

Tecnico IT licenziato si vendica cancellando 23 server
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: evilripper

Someone used a fake AI-created face picture to invent a fake person that followed a bunch of Tesla critics and journalists
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: drewharwell

Researchers Find 36 New Security Flaws In LTE Protocol
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Russia Orders Major VPN Providers To Block ‘Banned’ Sites
censura
::: Slashdot

Here’s a cute little Twitter joke about being on the “dark side.” Because they take harassment and abuse seriously
Twitter
::: monteiro

#FreeChelseaManning
Web, Internet
::: WSWSMedia

Facebook is saying that political ads in the EU will now be marked “paid for by” & restricted to their home countries
ad, pubblicitĂ  | politica
::: privacyint

Researchers Find Google Play Store Apps Were Actually Government Malware
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Why Russia Is Considering Shutting Off the Internet
censura
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Security things in Linux v5.0
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: b3h3m0th

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My #offensivecon19 slides “Attacking Hardware Root of Trust from UEFI Firmware” released. More details about bypass Boot Guard implementation on Lenovo Thinkpad’s coming after #BHASIA and #OPCDE2019. Enjoy evil SMI handlers over WMI and stay tuned!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: matrosov

Moving servers to Iceland because of the country’s privacy laws
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

Tesla Cars Keep More Data Than You Think
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Zuck is sorry his old posts got deleted, ok???
Facebook
::: johnregehr ::: profgalloway

A French court just decided that the main French ISPs must block Sci-Hub
Web, Internet
::: schopfel

Stefano RodotĂ  si occupava di questi temi… nel 1973
storia | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: massimochi

The moon landing could be a model for how we protect against cyber attacks
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: ft_content

In Massive Breach, Ex-NSA Contractor Pleads Guilty to Hoarding Highly Classified Secrets
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

As some of you may have noticed, our on-line infrastructure has been broken into, our websites pwned and defaced by the “Green Hat hackers”. We are open to dialogue and salute the gopher tribes. Please help us restore the content. Package repos are not affected
pesce? sĂŹ!
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: DevuanOrg

“Countries Want to Ban ‘Weaponized’ Social Media. What Would That Look Like?” Increasingly like China — I’m afraid
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: fabiochiusi

Our roadmap to botnets that do not infect traditional computers at all
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mikko

American hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: drbvaler

bbr

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 17

Sì, lo so, un giorno prima del solito ma il Copyright, domani: io ci spero ancora 🙄

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Intel CPUs leaking information through caches or timing attacks? Did you even read the Intel manual? If not, as long as it runs Windows it can do what it wants
bug
::: TheMichaelBurge

Save the Internet!
censura
::: communia_eu ::: neilhimself ::: carlopiana ::: linuxjournal ::: _arianna ::: Slashdot ::: WikimediaItalia ::: WikimediaItalia ::: wikimediapolicy ::: communia_eu ::: Sci_Hub ::: Senficon ::: communia_eu ::: torproject ::: communia_eu ::: Senficon ::: webmink ::: GitHubPolicy ::: Senficon ::: Wikipedia ::: AdV007 ::: communia_eu ::: Senficon ::: Senficon ::: mmasnick ::: tvol ::: communia_eu ::: Gianlucadfiore ::: communia_eu ::: SZ_Digital ::: netzpolitik ::: UBports ::: edri ::: WhiteMarketCast ::: UBports ::: mante ::: copyrightcentre

Google, Microsoft Work Together For a Year To Figure Out New Type of Windows Flaw
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

New Mirai Malware Variant Targets Signage TVs and Presentation Systems
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Uber Used Secret Spyware To Try To Crush Australian Startup GoCatch
frodi
::: Slashdot

The city of Barcelona is leading the way in creating public value in the digital age while also protecting its citizens and their data
dati, raccolta | privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: IIPP_UCL

Norsk Hydro, a Norwegian aluminium producer, just announced it was the victim of an extensive cyber attack
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: tculpan

Vladimir Putin Signs Sweeping Internet-Censorship Bills
censura
::: Slashdot

We need rules to guide how #FacialRecognition is used. In the US, a new bill would provide legislative oversight of commercial applications of facial recognition tech
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: webfoundation

Journalists are the immune system of democracy
media
::: digiphile

With another presidential election around the corner, a question from the last still lingers: Did fake news help Donald Trump beat Hilary Clinton in the race for the White House? It depends on whom you ask, and how you define “fake news,” writes @CShalby
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: latimes

Elsevier Left Users’ Passwords Exposed Online
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: newsycombinator

Twitter Cracks Down on API Abuse, Will Charge B2B Developers
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | Twitter
::: Slashdot

Is It Time For Apple To Acknowledge Flexgate?
bug
::: Slashdot

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New: internal Google email obtained by Motherboard shows advice given to content mods around Christchurch attack. Email says removing the so-called manifesto “particularly challenging” due to its length and users uploading snippets mods may not recognize
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: josephfcox

RĂ©union hebdomadaire #TeamJunckerEU aujourd’hui: prĂ©paration #EUCO; un cas de pratiques anticoncurrentielles (antitrust); progrĂšs vers #SecurityUnion et une Europe qui protĂšge; point de la situation nĂ©gociations
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | antitrust
::: MargSchinas

Avete rotto il cazzo, e sapete perché?
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: HMQueenBee

Direi che questo articolo batta ogni record di ignoranza e confusione
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: maurovanetti

If you thought fake news on social media is what influences Indians, think again. Just 2.7%…believe the information they receive on social
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: rasmus_kleis

Kaspersky Lab Files Antitrust Complaint Against Apple Over App Store Policy
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | antitrust
::: Slashdot

Volvo To Add In-Car Sensors To Prevent Drunk Driving
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

AT&T CEO Interrupted By a Robocall During a Live Interview
web-bot
::: Slashdot

1,600 Korean Hotel Guests Were Secretly Filmed and Live-Streamed Online
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

The victim of the Triton attack had ignored multiple antivirus alarms triggered by the malware, & failed to spot some unusual traffic across its networks. Workers at the plant had also… allowed the machines’ software to be accessed remotely
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: FrankPasquale

Flood of 4K James Bond Leaks Further Point To iTunes Breach
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

A few simple wteps to vastly increase your privacy online
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: data_tip

“It might end up being the most expensive cyber insurance payment to date,” @mikko says. The Norsk Hydro cyber attack is about money, not war
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | frodi
::: FSecure

traduci

Amazing writeup of how a series of exploits were chained together to root a mac, starting from a Safari JS JIT bug
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: _wilfredh

Current topic at the Ember Core Teams All-Hands: the massive number of Windows developers who are often neglected by open source projects
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | open source
::: tomdale

PewCrypt Ransomware Locks Users’ Files and Won’t Offer a Decryption Key Until – and Unless – PewDiePie’s YouTube Channel Beats T-Series To Hit 100M Subscribers
frodi
::: Slashdot

Ai due Boeing caduti mancavano alcuni sistemi di sicurezza perché la società li vendeva come extra
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: mante

Tesla Sues Former Employees For Allegedly Stealing Data, Autopilot Source Code
frodi
::: Slashdot

The Majority of Scooters in LA Are Going To Share Your Location With the City
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

750,000 Medtronic Defibrillators Vulnerable To Hacking
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

the private surveillance industry & the governments that use their tools (and those that allow them to be exported without restraint) pose serious threats to journalists, activists, dissidents, others
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: davidakaye

1/2 French National Digital Council @CNNum expresses concerns re draft new French đŸ‡«đŸ‡· HateSpeech Law
odio, razzismo, discriminazioni
::: TC_IntLaw

Recommended review of the scholarly literature on conspiracy theories
disinformazione, fake news, bufale
::: BrendanNyhan

@evgenymorozov contre l’idĂ©e d’une redistribution aux utilisateurs des plateformes en compensation de l’exploitation de leurs donnĂ©es
dati, raccolta
::: Calimaq

What is credibility made of?
importante, secondo me (che sono niubbo ma voglio crescere)
media
::: fabiochiusi

Over 100,000 GitHub Repos Have Leaked API or Cryptographic Keys
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

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A hugely suggestive result. “In this experiment, we found that by adding just a few bots (posing as human players) that behaved in a selfish, free-riding way, we could drive the group to behave similarly. Eventually, the human players ceased cooperating
”
web-bot
::: TomChatfield

Researchers Built an ‘Online Lie Detector.’ Honestly, That Could Be a Problem
cose pericolose e inaffidabili
artificial intelligence
::: Slashdot

piĂč ti comporti da disgraziato piĂč grande sarĂ  il palcoscenico che i media ti daranno. Se ti beccano a mentire, imbrogliare, a vantarti o a comportarti da idiota, sarai sommerso da inviti in tv
disinformazione, fake news, bufale | media
::: jacopo_iacoboni

Insider Threats Pose the Biggest Security Risk
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

Lithuanian Pleads Guilty To Stealing $100 Million From Google, Facebook
frodi
::: Slashdot

Opera brings back free VPN service to its Android browser
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus | dispositivi mobili
::: AI__TECH

a consumer spyware company left thousands of pictures and audio recordings of targets in a database exposed on the web
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: lorenzofb

On Ad blocking passing 2 billion worldwide […] and all who know this is not a problem, but instead a market signal for advertisers & publishers
ad, pubblicitĂ  | economia, lavoro
::: dsearls

Pwn2Own Competitors Crack Tesla, Firefox, Safari, Microsoft Edge, and Windows 10
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

How The FBI Easily Retrieved Michael Cohen’s Data From Both Apple and Google
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: Slashdot

M$ #Windows hard-drive #encryption is a joke: closed source: keys can be sniffed at boot in various ways and… auditors had to sign an NDA 😂 if in need of real privacy for your data use GNU/Linux and Tomb
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: jaromil

Big scoop by @lorenzofb. Ransomware hits two American chemical companies, forcing executives to order 100s of new computers. Signs point to #LockerGoga (same ransomware that infected #NorskHydro), according to a @motherboard analysis
frodi
::: snlyngaas

HMD admits the Nokia 7 Plus was sending personal data to China
privacy, sicurezza, spionaggio, virus
::: dez_blanchfield

buster-keaton

Sicurezza e disinformazione – 16

NovitĂ  ne abbiamo? io ho visto queste

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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 Ăš 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, pubblicitĂ 
::: 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, pubblicitĂ  | 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, pubblicitĂ 
::: 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 Ăš almeno il quinto attentatore degli ultimi anni che Ăš sostanzialmente nato nell’internet culture. @InInsieme, l’associazione di cui faccio parte, nasce proprio da questa volontĂ : 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 Ăš giorno di mercato qui da me đŸ€©

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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, pubblicitĂ  | 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
censura
::: 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 piĂč stupide di quanto potremmo immaginare da noi
censura
::: 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 Ăš 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 discrÚtement 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 Ăš 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, cioĂš 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 Ăš 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 Ăš un grande generatore di domande. Questa Ăš una cosa positiva. Poi si va in biblioteca»
la mia frase preferita: «Oggi in molti parlano di slow food, di cibo lento. Per me Ú importante anche lo slow reading, la lettura lenta» (il link Ú 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’Ăš un ‘Habeas Data’ e perchĂ© 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 autoritĂ  #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 martedĂŹ c’Ăš 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 Ăš gratuito quando ci si registra risulta che Ăš 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’ù 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, pubblicitĂ 
::: 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, pubblicitĂ 
::: 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, pubblicitĂ 
::: 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, cosĂŹ, 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!