The time of WikiLeaks is over. Assange tries to stay in the news with hasty releases of little news value, or, in the case of the DNCLeaks, to settle an old score.Read more: Peak Wikileaks
Problems for Hillary Clinton are increasing. After John Schindler got the ball rolling on Clinton's #EmailGate WikiLeaks front man Julian Assange announced more publications of emails from Clinton's time as secretary of state.Read more: Guccifer 2.0's DNC hack and Clinton's #EmailGate: not quite-so anonymous campaign aid for Trump
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) have introduced a federal ban of the use of VPN and TOR according to news site Emirates247.com. At the same time they are working to set up a surveillance infrastructure in order to be able to intercept and manipulate the entire mobile phone and internet traffic.Read more: Be careful when travelling to Dubai and Abu Dhabi: UAE introduced a ban on VPNs and complete...
Security researcher Mike Olsen found malware in the firmware of a webcam set sold by Amazon. When he logged into the administration page of the webcam after installation some controls were missing.Read more: Extras in the Firmware of Webcam USG Sony Chip HD 6 Camera 1080P PoE sold by Amazon
The IT security problems of Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca (MossFon), which gained notoriety for their loss of the so-called »Panama Papers«, do not seem to stop. An »underground researcher« who goes by the Twitter handle @1x0123 has found an SQL-injection vulnerability in MossFon's electronic online payment system.Read more: SQL Injection: Mossack Fonseca's latest Security Flaw