Insane New Computer Virus “badBIOS,” jumps airgaps and spreads through contact

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ARS Technica […]the infections have persisted, almost like a strain of bacteria that’s able to survive extreme antibiotic therapies. Within hours or weeks of wiping an infected computer clean, the odd behavior would return. The most visible sign of contamination… Continue Reading

Hackers Demonstrate How Easy it is to Carjack a Vehicle Remotely

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Adan Salazar Infowars.com Forbes Magazine has produced a short video report demonstrating how easy it is for computer hackers to assume control of a vehicle’s critical functions, a fascinating revelation in light of theories claiming Rolling Stone journalist Michael Hastings… Continue Reading

The Malware That Can Spy on You through Your Own Smartphone

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By Daniel G.J. Story Leak Gamma markets Finfisher as an “IT intrusion” software; that’s a polite term for hacking. The scary thing about Finfisher is that a variant of it called FinSpy can actually take over smartphones, including both iPhones… Continue Reading

Report: Anti-nuclear blogger’s home raided by police, Computer equipment seized

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Japan Daily Press Adam Westlake Yuzuru Kaneko, a blogger who has been filming the anti-nuclear protests in Fukui Prefecture, had his home raided by police on October 1st in order to search for evidence of potential demonstrators who had committed… Continue Reading