We Asked Def Con Attendees Why People Are Still Getting Hacked
The cybersecurity industry is worth billions of dollars, and tens of thousands of people attend Black Hat and Def Con every year. So, are we getting any safer?
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ISIS Is Using Internet Propaganda to Maintain a 'Virtual Caliphate', UN Report Says
The report, which argues the internet still gives the terror group global reach, urges nations to spy on the dark web.
FBI Says QAnon, Internet Conspiracy Theorists Are National Security Threats
QAnon and Pizzagate have the attention of the feds.
The Nazi-Free Alternative to Twitter Is Now Home to the Biggest Far Right Social Network
Gab, which has been used frequently by neo-Nazi terror groups to organize and recruit, is now the biggest node on the Mastodon network.
Trump Invites Fringe Social Media Company Popular With Nazis to the White House
Minds.com was invited to a social media summit (featuring several far-right figures), but not Facebook and Twitter.
The FBI Somehow Lost Its Files About White Supremacist Forum Stormfront
The feds can’t find some of its own investigative records about the hateful neo-Nazi haven.
United Arab Emirates Says It Doesn't Hack Dissidents or Journalists
But news reports continue to suggest that ex-NSA hackers are helping the country hack and surveil its citizens.
The NSA Discussed Spying on Nonmilitary Russian Targets in its Top Secret Newsletter
A newly released slide from Snowden Archives shows US spies conspiring to target "Russian civil targets" in 2005.
Minds, the ‘Anti-Facebook,’ Has No Idea What to Do About All the Neo-Nazis
Minds is home to neo-Nazis, and wants its users to help decide what content stays on the site.
The CIA Will Use its New Dark Web Site to Collect Anonymous Tips
The intelligence agency is stoked about its new Onion site on the dark web: "Our onion site is one of several ways individuals can contact the CIA."
Israel Bombing ‘Cyber Operatives’ Isn’t Cyber War, It’s Just War
Experts in cybersecurity and conflict warn that it’s too early to draw dramatic conclusions about Israel’s strike against the alleged Hamas cyber headquarters.
Online Neo-Nazis Are Increasingly Embracing Terror Tactics
Fascist Forge is the latest online, neo-Nazi breeding ground for violent extremism and it’s unapologetically calling for lone wolf terrorism.