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Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram October 15, 2020

In this issue: Documented Death from a Ransomware Attack COVID-19 and Acedia Google Responds to Warrants for “About” Searches from the October 15, 2020 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram September 15, 2020

In this issue: Copying a Key by Listening to It in Action Identifying People by Their Browsing Histories Cory Doctorow on The Age of Surveillance Capitalism US Postal Service Files Blockchain Voting Patent from the September 15, 2020...
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram August 15, 2020

In this issue: On the Twitter Hack Survey of Supply Chain Attacks from the August 15, 2020 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram July 15, 2020

In this issue: Eavesdropping on Sound Using Variations in Light Bulbs Zoom Will Be End-to-End Encrypted for All Users COVID-19 Risks of Flying iPhone Apps Stealing Clipboard Data Securing the International IoT Supply Chain The Security Value of Inefficiency...
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram June 15, 2020

In this issue: Bart Gellman on Snowden Zoom's Commitment to User Security Depends on Whether you Pay It or Not from the June 15, 2020 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram May 15, 2020

In this issue: Automatic Instacart Bots Securing Internet Videoconferencing Apps: Zoom and Others Me on COVID-19 Contact Tracing Apps from the May 15, 2020 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram April 15, 2020

In this issue: Work-from-Home Security Advice Emergency Surveillance During COVID-19 Crisis Security and Privacy Implications of Zoom Contact Tracing COVID-19 Infections via Smartphone Apps Ransomware Now Leaking Stolen Documents from the April 15, 2020 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier...
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram March 15, 2020

In this issue: Policy vs. Technology Inrupt, Tim Berners-Lee's Solid, and Me Security of Health Information from the March 15, 2020 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram February 15, 2020

In this issue: Critical Windows Vulnerability Discovered by NSA Modern Mass Surveillance: Identify, Correlate, Discriminate from the February 15, 2020 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram January 15, 2020

In this issue: Artificial Personas and Public Discourse 5G Security from the January 15, 2020 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram December 15, 2019

In this issue: Reforming CDA 230 Scaring People into Supporting Backdoors from the December 15, 2019 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
SecurityWeek

Italy Says Two Arrested for Defense Data Theft

Two people have been arrested for stealing defense data from the Italian aerospace and electronics group Leonardo, the interior ministry said on Saturday. The company has a wide range of activities from naval electronics, network and protection systems, electronic warfare...

The US Used the Patriot Act to Justify Logging Website Users

Plus: Better Twitter two-factor, a Spotify hack, and more of the week’s top security news.
ZDNet

Ransomware hits helicopter maker Kopter

Data from Kopter's internal network has been published on the LockBit gang's blog, hosted on the dark web.
ZDNet

Ransomware gangs are now cold-calling victims if they restore from backups without paying

Tactic used since August by ransomware gangs like Sekhmet, Maze, Conti, and Ryuk.
SC Magazine

Kmart, a vulnerable target, among those hit in Egregor ransomware attack spree

The fast-moving Egregor ransomware added Kmart to its list of retail targets, one day before the same attack group hit the Vancouver metro. The fast-moving Egregor ransomware has already hit other recognizable companies, most notably Barnes and Noble. Egregor first...