cybersecurity

NSA Software Behind Latest Global Ransomware Attack

“It’s like WannaCry all over again,” said Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer with Helsinki’s cybersecurity firm F-Secure, when discussing today’s latest outbreak of the WannaCry-like ransomeware attack, which as we reported earlier started in Ukraine, and has since spread to corporate systems across the world, affecting Russian state oil giant Rosneft, the international shipping and…

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#Vault7 “Athena”: CIA’s Anti-Windows Malware “Better Than Bombing Things”

The latest in WikiLeaks’ series of #Vault7 leaks was released Friday detailing malware that provides remote beacon and loader capabilities on target computers using several Microsoft Windows operating systems. ‘Athena’ is the latest codename for the release which consists of five documents. In the user guide, the operating systems which can be targeted are: Windows…

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Video: Internet Creator Says Fake News Threatens Its Existence

Tim Berners-Lee, who invented the World Wide Web, now wants to save it, but what does that mean? Joe Joseph discusses the implications in this News Shot. Watch on YouTube Source: The World Wide Web’s Inventor Warns It’s in Peril on 28th Anniversary Delivered by The Daily Sheeple We encourage you to share and republish our…

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NATO: “We Might Have Grounds to Attack Russia Now”

by Eric Zuesse On Tuesday, June 14th, NATO announced that if a NATO member country becomes the victim of a cyber attack by persons in a non-NATO country such as Russia or China, then NATO’s Article V “collective defense” provision requires each NATO member country to join that NATO member country if it decides to strike back against…

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Snowden: NSA Can “Get Inside Your Thought Processes”

It’s not just surveillance and it’s not just spying… Did you know the NSA analysts can sit and watch you type online in real time? According to Snowden, they can and they do. (H/T & thank you to Terri Lynn) Delivered by The Daily Sheeple We encourage you to share and republish our reports, analyses,…

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Snowden: “We Are Like Tagged Animals”

In a new piece out in The Intercept, whistleblower Edward Snowden has summed up what smart phones really are: By preying on the modern necessity to stay connected, governments can reduce our dignity to something like that of tagged animals, the primary difference being that we paid for the tags and they’re in our pockets.…

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