So You Still Think You Don’t Need Privacy?

http://thehill.com/policy/cybersecurity/346544-dreamhost-claims-doj-requesting-info-on-visitors-to-anti-trump-website Of course if you have nothing to hide, and are proud of it, everything is as it should be.  But a more cynical person might wonder, why is it so important for the Justice Department to identify exactly who is “against” a particular person or idea? TOR can anonymize your IP address — the […]

Mobile Devices Insecurity – Webinar [alert]

https://www.cisecurity.org/webinar/sex-lies-and-mobile-devices-the-seedy-underworld-of-mobile-insecurity/https://www.cisecurity.org/webinar/sex-lies-and-mobile-devices-the-seedy-underworld-of-mobile-insecurity/  Register now ——————from the CIS (center for internet security) page:—- Sex, Lies and Mobile Devices: The Seedy Underworld of Mobile [In]security Thursday, August 17, 2017 | 3:00 pm EST The smartphone in your pocket has transformed, quite literally, every facet of your life. From commerce and communications to entertainment and awareness, mobile devices have become […]

TOR (and Other) Updates

Good information hygiene:  keep your stuff updated – operating system, applications, etc, including browsers – if you’re not sure how to do it, google is your friend, look for information from the source:  for windows, find the recommendation on microsoft-dot-com,  NOT  your-friendly-hacker.com or free-helpdesk-here.com (unless you have an idea they are legit). https://blog.torproject.org/blog/tor-03010-released Update 7.0.4 […]