Mark Zuckerberg has just exposed to Apple and the Chinese Gov, the Kryptonite to its messaging services

"WhatsApp is completely end-to-end encrypted, does not store your messages and doesn't store the keys to your messages in China or anywhere else," Zuckerberg said. "And this is important because if our systems can't see your messages, then that means governments and bad actors won't be able to access them through us either." In its … Continue reading Mark Zuckerberg has just exposed to Apple and the Chinese Gov, the Kryptonite to its messaging services

EU Resolution calls for full audit of Facebook’s protection and security of users’ personal data

In a resolution adopted on Thursday, MEPs urge Facebook to allow EU bodies to carry out a full audit to assess data protection and security of users’ personal data, following the scandal in which the data of 87 million Facebook users was improperly obtained, and misused. MEPs say that Facebook did not only breach the … Continue reading EU Resolution calls for full audit of Facebook’s protection and security of users’ personal data

I Bought Used Voting Machines on eBay for $100 Apiece. What I Found Was Alarming | WIRED

This year, I bought two more machines to see if security had improved. To my dismay, I discovered that the newer model machines—those that were used in the 2016 election—are running Windows CE and have USB ports, along with other components, that make them even easier to exploit than the older ones. Our voting machines, … Continue reading I Bought Used Voting Machines on eBay for $100 Apiece. What I Found Was Alarming | WIRED

Buzzfeed : Apple CEO Tim Cook Is Calling For Bloomberg To Retract Its Chinese Spy Chip Story

"I feel they should retract their story. There is no truth in their story about Apple. They need to do that right thing." Egg. Meet Bloomberg's Face 🤝 More seriously, this is looking like a major fail for Bloomberg, who put so much effort in promoting this peice. I think it highlights the dangers of … Continue reading Buzzfeed : Apple CEO Tim Cook Is Calling For Bloomberg To Retract Its Chinese Spy Chip Story

Facebook Really Is Spying on You, Just Not Through Your Phone’s Mic

From the WSJ ➔ It's not a new article, but has only recently come online. Seriously, do this. If you want a deeper discussion on this, listen to the Reply All Podcast Episode #109

Advertisers allege Facebook hid the fact that no one watches video ads | Ars Technica

If no one watches Facebook video ads, then advertisers won't spend money on them. — Read on arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/10/advertisers-allege-facebook-hid-the-fact-that-no-one-watches-video-ads/ What a disaster Facebook is at the moment. Is this the beginning of the end ?