And That Is How Your TV Is Watching You

Have you ever heard of the term “idiot box?” Maybe they are not that dumb? Smart TV’s are able to watch you watch TV and learn about the devices on the same network in your […]

Data Leaked Cover Page

EXACTIS Database Laked – Likely Most Comprehensive Data Breach Announced

Word just go out that the marketing firm EXACTIS has in its possession a database with close to 340 million individual records available until recently ( as of June 2018) on a publicly accessible server. […]

ICT policy training for Congolese activists held in Goma

Originally posted on Rudi International:
In partnership with the Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa (CIPESA), we brought together human rights activists, journalists, bloggers, lawyers, etc to discuss ICT policy issues…

defending against EvilOSX, a python RAT with a twist in its tail

Intro EvilOSX is a malware project hosted on GitHub that offers attackers a highly customisable and extensible attack tool that will work on both past and present versions of macOS. The project can be downloaded…

Gmail emails with dots still get to you

Did You Know that Dots Don’t Matter in Gmail Addresses?

Yes, an extra dot in the username part of the email address does not change who gets the email address at Gmail.com. Please be careful to notice that this might not be true of all […]

what is rapportd?

Since early November, I’ve been seeing reports of High Sierra users being presented with a dialog box from the Firewall asking whether the user wants to accept incoming network connections to rapportd. This is causing…