Category: digital

How An Amateur Rap Crew Stole Surveillance Tec…

How An Amateur Rap Crew Stole Surveillance Tech That Tracks Almost Every American:

How An Amateur Rap Crew Stole Surveillance Tech That Tracks Almost Every American

Leaked Transcript of Private Meeting Contradic…

Leaked Transcript of Private Meeting Contradicts Google’s Official Story on China:

Leaked Transcript of Private Meeting Contradicts Google’s Official Story on China

Fazeel Ashraf: “Instagram is stealing users’ l…

Fazeel Ashraf: “Instagram is stealing users’ location and sending it to Facebook”:

Fazeel Ashraf: “Instagram is stealing users’ location and sending it to Facebook”

Is it against my rights when my housemate inst…

I am not sure if here is a proper subreddit to ask. Please let me know if I need to remove or ask somewhere. Brief: I share an apartment with another lady. And I find out she installed listening device in the lounge, our public area in the apartment. It’s annoying and creepy. Is there anyway I can protect my privacy except moving to somewhere? Thanks!

Is there a way to run Qubes OS on a machine th…

What are the options for running QubesOS on Power9/OpenPower if any exist?Does QubesOS completely require x86 guest virtualization capabilities to be a secure solution or could it be run a different way while still maintaining maximum security properties.For now I run everything in a very stable safe manner but while reviewing my security, two main problems still remain. – Intel ME vulnerabilities – x86 spectre vulnerabilitiesI want to use the QubesOS isolation and workflow but how can I keep using it while protecting against the two x86 & Intel related vulnerabilities?

Apple’s New Proprietary Software Locks Kill In…

Apple’s New Proprietary Software Locks Kill Independent Repair on New MacBook Pros:

Apple’s New Proprietary Software Locks Kill Independent Repair on New MacBook Pros

If Apple cared so much about privacy, why don’…

They could use searx and build on top of that, like they did with OpenStreetMaps for Maps.Alternatively, they could partner with DuckDuckGo and offer a rebranded version that they build on top of.Considering DuckDuckGo is one of the default search engines that Safari can be changed to, they’re clearly dipping their toes in the water of more privacy focused search engine options.Edit: I know Apple probably doesn’t care about privacy and security as much as they claim, but maybe pressure can be applied over time, especially based on their claims. Apple could ideally become at least acceptable in privacy so that there’s always an easy option for people who struggle with many of the better, but more technical, privacy alternatives. Additionally, it’s not like there’s even a good mobile option for privacy, currently.

Cyber security awareness month: top practices …

Cyber security awareness month: top practices for next-level privacy and anonymity:

Cyber security awareness month: top practices for next-level privacy and anonymity

The tech industry is suddenly pushing for fede…

The tech industry is suddenly pushing for federal privacy legislation. Watch out.:

The tech industry is suddenly pushing for federal privacy legislation. Watch out.

A reminder of why digital privacy really does …

A reminder of why digital privacy really does matter … China’s “Social Credit”.:

A reminder of why digital privacy really does matter … China’s “Social Credit”.