UPDATE: Apple has sent out a silent security update to Macs to remove software that was automatically installed by RingCentral and Zhumu.(https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/16/20696529/apple-mac-silent-update-zoom-ringcentral-zhumu-vulnerabilty-patched) I’ve already written something about Zoom vulnerabilities (CVE-2019-13576, CVE-2019-13586) in my WeeklyRoundup, but today the security researcher Karan Lyons, has published a new video confirming that the same RCE flaw is exploitable also […]
The Great Hack covers the revelation that political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica secretly collected 87 million Facebook users’ data.
The starting idea comes from a colleague that asked me: “Is it possibile routing all system traffic thougth TOR, using it as a sort of VPN?”. Yes, It’s possible, using a specific feature of Tor.
SensorID: fingerprinting smartphones using data gathered from the accelerometer, gyroscope and magnetometer sensors
A new fingerprinting technique, developed by a team of University of Cambridge, allows websites to uniquely identify a phone, based on data from the accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetometer sensors.
This TED Talk by Glenn Greenwald is really inspiring. Glenn Greenwald was one of the first reporters to see the Edward Snowden files, with their revelations about the United States’ extensive surveillance of private citizens.