New Oz Law Vastly Expands Retention of Telco Metadata
From Tuesday, telecommunications companies must keep much more data, and in most cases government agencies may access it without a warrant. 5 years ago
New Campaign Backdoors Cisco WebVPN
Researchers from security firm Volexity discovered a new attack campaign that targets a widely used VPN product by Cisco Systems to install backdoors that collect employees’ usernames and passwords used to login to corporate networks. 5 years ago
Sources Say Uber Traces Hack to IP Address of Rival Lyft’s CTO
Uber says a hack that revealed data on 50,000 of its drivers can be traced back to the IP address of the CTO of its chief rival, Lyft. 5 years ago
Obama Administration: No Encryption Legislation…Yet
After months of deliberation, the Obama administration has decided not to push for encryption legislation just now but hopes that companies create a way for law enforcement to gain access to encrypted data.