San Franciscans line up to receive in-person voting materials at the city's Civic Center polling station on Election Day. Among the proposed laws facing Californians is Prop. 24, which would increase privacy protections in many cases but loosen them in others. Photo by Seth Rosenblatt/The Parallax
Three things campaigns should learn from Mueller investigation, says Chime’s head of application and infrastructure security: Protect accounts with two-factor authentication, use “least privilege,” and beware of Mimikatz.
A newly-revealed vulnerability dubbed Kr00k affects more than one billion devices with Broadcom Wi-Fi chips. It's been patched for some but not all of them, and could let hackers steal Wi-Fi passwords and read your data.
Although it hasn't been a major focus of their time so far, browser privacy is poised to be become prime territory for feature development. Here's what Google, Microsoft, Mozilla, and Brave have to say about themselves and their competition.
It’s no secret that few Wi-Fi routers have strong security. It might be alarming, however, to hear that many of today’s high-rated routers have fewer protections than those of 15 years ago, says the CITL research lab at ShmooCon.
In its 5-4 decision that police need a search warrant to obtain a target’s location data, the Supreme Court says in Carpenter vs. United States that carrying a phone is “indispensable to participation in modern society.”