• I still don't trust Zoom

    Zoom still hasn’t earned my trust. “Zoom compromised users’ security when it secretly installed ZoomOpener, … which actually made users vulnerable to malware, according to the FTC. … [Zoom] deployed ZoomOpener without user consent.” https://www.cyberscoop.com/zoom-settles-charges-ftc-deceptive-unfair-security/

  • Election Fear

    QOTD: “Just a reminder that the government should never have so much power that one presidential election feels like life or death.”

  • Raspberry Pi 400 kits

    Raspberry Pi 400 kits are now available. Pretty cool! https://www.raspberrypi.org/products/raspberry-pi-400/

  • Your good password is bad

    Even if you think you have a “good” password, you should still be using MFA, folks. Use MFA everywhere you can. “President Trump’s Twitter accessed by security expert who guessed password ‘maga2020!’” https://techcrunch.com/2020/10/22/dutch-hacker-trump-twitter-account-password/

  • DOJ wants encryption backdoors

    DOJ formalizes request for encryption back-doors http://web.archive.org/web/20201012231020/https://appleinsider.com/articles/20/10/12/doj-formalizes-request-for-encryption-back-doors #privacy #surveillance