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Charlie Miller on Why Self-Driving Cars Are So Hard to Secure From Hackers | WIRED

April 12th, 2017 No comments

Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant: report | Reuters

December 23rd, 2016 1 comment
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The Perfect Weapon: How Russian Cyberpower Invaded the U.S. – The New York Times

December 14th, 2016 1 comment

A Times investigation reveals missed signals, slow responses and a continuing underestimation of the seriousness of a campaign to disrupt the 2016 presidential election.

Source: The Perfect Weapon: How Russian Cyberpower Invaded the U.S. – The New York Times

60 Minutes shocked to find 8-inch floppies drive nuclear deterrent | Ars Technica

December 5th, 2016 No comments

Air Force says archaic systems aid cyber security of Minuteman missiles.

Source: 60 Minutes shocked to find 8-inch floppies drive nuclear deterrent | Ars Technica

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Bots Unite to Automate the Presidential Election | WIRED

June 11th, 2016 No comments

Donald Trump understands minority communities. Just ask Pepe Luis Lopez. He’s one of Trump’s 7 million Twitter followers. One problem: he’s not a person.

Source: Bots Unite to Automate the Presidential Election | WIRED

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The real reason America controls its nukes with ancient floppy disks – The Washington Post

June 2nd, 2016 No comments

America’s nuclear arsenal depends on a technology you haven’t used since the ’70s.

Source: The real reason America controls its nukes with ancient floppy disks – The Washington Post

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mikeash.com: Friday Q&A 2016-02-19: What Is the Secure Enclave?

June 2nd, 2016 No comments
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Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway—With Me in It | WIRED

March 8th, 2016 No comments

I was driving 70 mph on the edge of downtown St. Louis when the exploit began to take hold.

Source: Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway—With Me in It | WIRED

Categories: Cool, Hacking, IoT, IT Security, Uh-oh Tags:

A Technical Perspective on the Apple iPhone Case | Electronic Frontier Foundation

February 22nd, 2016 No comments
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Abusing the Internet of Things: Blackouts, Freakouts, and Stakeouts by Nitesh Dhanjani – YouTube

January 31st, 2016 No comments
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