What Happens When a US Border Protection Contractor Gets Hacked?
The government wants all the data it can get from you at the border. But what happens when a hacker shows they can’t store it safely?
2 days ago
Here Are Images of Drivers Hacked From a U.S. Border Protection Contractor
A license plate scanning company was hacked, and now thousands of images of drivers are on the dark web.
2 days ago
The Biggest Data Breach Archive on the Internet Is for Sale
Troy Hunt, the owner and founder of the site, announced that he’s actively looking for a buyer.
4 days ago
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.
5 days ago
US Customs Agency Says Traveler Photos Were Stolen By Hackers
Hackers stole traveler photos and license plate image, Customs and Border Patrol said.
The Politician Fighting The Spyware Industry
Outgoing Dutch member of European Parliament Marietje Schaake tells us why spyware is as dangerous as an AK-47, but regulated less.
Collector Finds Cellebrite iPhone Data Transfer Tool at Thrift Store, Promptly Installs ‘Doom’ on It
Add Cellebrite's UME Touch to the long list of devices that can run 'Doom.'
Former Exploit Broker The Grugq Talks Election Interference and Disinformation
On CYBER, the South African infosec celebrity breaks down what we can expect to see in the lead up to 2020.
Teens Hacked Their Teacher's Computer to Change Grades for Money
"It wasn't necessarily the most legal thing, but something to do that was sort of fun."
Hackers Breach Company That Makes License Plate Readers for U.S. Government
The hacker known as "Boris Bullet-Dodger" has published what appears to be internal data belonging to Perceptics, which provides license plate reader technology for the Mexico border.
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast
Big Tech Doesn't Want You to Be Able To Fix Your Things
The VICE Guide to Right Now goes inside the right to repair movement.
AT&T Homepage Mistakenly Warns Users of a Non-Existent Data Breach
The boilerplate FAQ is an interesting peek behind the curtain at how companies prepare for data breaches, and at how they pre-plan their apologies.