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Exposed: ISP Accused of Hacking Customers for Torrenting

In a world increasingly reliant on digital connectivity, the line between safeguarding interests and infringing on freedom becomes blurred. A recent incident in Korea brings this tension into sharp focus, revealing a scenario that reads more like a cyberpunk novel than a news headline. Korea’s largest Internet Service Provider (ISP), KT, stands accused of deploying […]

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Security

The Unraveling of Empire: Empire Darknet Market Admins Arrested

In the shadowy corridors of the internet, where anonymity reigns and the untraceable currency flows like water, the fall of Empire Market has unfolded like a modern-day digital tragedy. The recent arrest of Thomas Pavey and Rahee Hamilton, the alleged architects behind one of the largest darknet markets in history, marks a significant chapter in […]

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Linux Security

XZ Backdoor: Timeline and Overview

This video from Seytonic covers the XZ backdoor scandal. Sources: https://research.swtch.com/xz-timeline https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2024/03/29/4 https://bsky.app/profile/filippo.abyssdomain.expert/post/3kouaom62oi2b https://arstechnica.com/security/2024/04/what-we-know-about-the-xz-utils-backdoor-that-almost-infected-the-world/

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Privacy

Is the NSA is BUYING Your Internet History?!

This video is from Seytonic. Sources: https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/24376615-signed_wyden_letter_to_dni_re_nsa_purchase_of_domestic_metadata_and_ftc_order_on_data_brokers_with_attachments https://twitter.com/RonWyden/status/1750645396639199470 https://therecord.media/nsa-purchases-american-personal-data-from-brokers-wyden https://www.wired.com/story/pentagon-data-purchases-wyden-letter/ https://msrc.microsoft.com/blog/2024/01/microsoft-actions-following-attack-by-nation-state-actor-midnight-blizzard/ https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/789019/000119312524011295/d708866d8k.htm https://gur.gov.ua/content/znyshchyly-vorozhu-planietu-detali-kiberataky-proty-tsentru-kosmichnoi-hidrometeorolohii-rf.html https://therecord.media/ukrainian-hackers-hit-russian-scientific-center

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Security

Stuxnet Saboteur Revealed.

This video is from Seytonic. Sources: https://www.volkskrant.nl/kijkverder/v/2024/sabotage-in-iran-een-missie-in-duisternis~v989743/ https://www.darkreading.com/cyberattacks-data-breaches/brief-history-of-ics-tailored-attacks https://www.darkreading.com/ics-ot-security/us-israel-dutch-spy-stuxnet-malware-against-iran https://nltimes.nl/2024/01/08/dutch-man-sabotaged-iranian-nuclear-program-without-dutch-governments-knowledge-report https://www.theregister.com/2024/01/05/breachforums_admin_arrested_again/ https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/breachforums-admin-jailed-again-for-using-a-vpn-unmonitored-pc/ https://therecord.media/breachforums-administrator-arrested-violating-parole https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2024-01-09/china-says-cracked-apple-s-airdrop-to-identify-message-sources?embedded-checkout=true&leadSource=uverify%20wall https://sfj.beijing.gov.cn/sfj/sfdt/ywdt82/flfw93/436331732/index.html https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/china-claims-it-cracked-apples-airdrop-to-find-numbers-email-addresses/ https://cyberhoot.com/blog/apple-airdrop-vulnerability/ https://privatedrop.github.io/

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Privacy Security

Ads Targeted on What You Say? New Evidence

Seytonic says something out loud that we were all wondering about. Sources: https://www.404media.co/cmg-cox-media-actually-listening-to-phones-smartspeakers-for-ads-marketing/ https://www.404media.co/mindsift-brags-about-using-smart-device-microphone-audio-to-target-ads-on-their-podcast/ https://www.darkreading.com/cyberattacks-data-breaches/pro-israeli-hacktivists-attack-iranian-gas-stations https://therecord.media/iran-cyberattack-gas-stations-israel https://www.hackread.com/iran-gas-stations-disruptions-cyberattack/ https://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.com/2023/12/18/hacktivists_shut_down_irans_petrol/ https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/ubiquiti-users-report-having-access-to-others-unifi-routers-cameras/ https://arstechnica.com/?p=1991239 https://community.ui.com/questions/Bug-Fix-Cloud-Access-Misconfiguration/fe8d4479-e187-4471-bf95-b2799183ceb7

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