Joseph Cox

Twitter: @josephfcox Jabber: jfcox@jabber.ccc.de

SIM Swapping

Hackers Plan to Use Stolen Cryptocurrency Exchange Data for SIM Swapping

Coinsquare, the impacted exchange, says a former employee stole the data.
Joseph Cox
an hour ago
guide

How to Protest Without Sacrificing Your Digital Privacy

How to keep your digital devices and accounts safe when exercising your right to peaceably assemble.
Joseph Cox
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
a day ago
george floyd protests

This Tool Makes Blurring Protesters' Faces Incredibly Easy

Multiple activists have called for people to not take photos of protesters faces because they may face retaliation.
Joseph Cox
a day ago
george floyd protests

Thousands of People Are Monitoring Police Scanners During the George Floyd Protests

Apps that let people listen to police scanners have skyrocketed to the top of the App Store.
Joseph Cox
a day ago
DRONES

Customs and Border Protection Is Flying a Predator Drone Over Minneapolis

The surveillance drone is flying in a circle above the city, which has broken out in protests over the police killing of George Floyd.
Jason Koebler
Joseph Cox
Jordan Pearson
4 days ago
5G

$370 '5G Bioshield' Is Just USB Stick With a Sticker on It

Sold to 5G conspiracy theorists, the 5GBioShield USB Key says it uses “quantum holographic catalyzer technology for the balance and harmonisation of the harmful effects of imbalanced electric radiation.” It doesn’t.
Joseph Cox
5 days ago
labor

Here Is Best Buy's Leaked Anti-Union Presentation

The presentation said unions led to changes that made organizations "less than fully competitive."
Joseph Cox
5.28.20
Hacking

Feds Arrest Member of Group Tied to a Billion Dollars Worth of Hacks

Victims of Fin7 included Chipotle, Whole Foods, and Trump Hotels.
Joseph Cox
5.26.20

Hackers Just Dropped a Jailbreak They Say Works for All iPhones

The new unc0ver jailbreak relies on a vulnerability that the researcher who found it says Apple is unaware of.
Joseph Cox
5.25.20
nintendo

'Weird' Nintendo Switch Issue Makes it Easier to Guess Passwords

A design choice on the Nintendo Switch e-Shop can gives hackers clues as to a target’s password.
Joseph Cox
5.22.20
Hacking

NSO Group Impersonated Facebook to Help Clients Hack Targets

Motherboard uncovered more evidence that NSO Group ran hacking infrastructure in the United States.
Joseph Cox
5.20.20
Hacking

Senator Wyden Wants Congress to Investigate Which Local Cops Have Hacking Tools

The move comes after Motherboard found the U.S. branch of NSO Group pitched hacking tech to American police.
Joseph Cox
5.13.20
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