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New iPhone jailbreak released

byPaul DucklinApple’s latest iOS versions have only been out for a week.The updates are new enough that Apple’s own Security updates page still lists [2020-05-26T14:00Z] the security holes that were fixed in iOS 13.5 and iOS 12.4.7 as “details available soon”.But there’s a jailbreak available already for iOS 13.5, released by th
Publish At:2020-05-26 12:55 | Read:409 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple iOS DMCA Exploit ios iPhone jailbreak right to repair

New Bill Seeks Basic IoT Security Standards

Lawmakers in the U.S. Senate today introduced a bill that would set baseline security standards for the government’s purchase and use of a broad range of Internet-connected devices, including computers, routers and security cameras. The legislation, which also seeks to remedy some widely-perceived shortcomings in existing cybercrime law, was developed
Publish At:2017-08-02 03:35 | Read:3733 | Comments:0 | Tags:Other Aaron Swartz Berklett Cybersecurity Project Berkman Kl

US regulators grant DMCA exemption legalizing vehicle software tinkering

Every three years, the Librarian of Congress issues new rules on Digital Millennium Copyright Act exemptions. Acting Librarian David Mao, in an order (PDF) released Tuesday, authorized the public to tinker with software in vehicles for "good faith security research" and for "lawful modification."The decision comes in the wake of the Volkswagen scandal, in wh
Publish At:2015-10-28 00:25 | Read:3418 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cars Technica Law & Disorder Risk Assessment code DMCA dmca

EFF Hopeful Car Hacking Demo Could Help Yield DMCA Exemption

The latest car hacking research from Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek has elicited a broad spectrum of reactions: admiration for the skill; outrage at the danger the demo may have put drivers; and even a patch from an automaker. And the EFF is hoping it might also help produce a new exemption to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, the bane of many security
Publish At:2015-07-23 06:20 | Read:3684 | Comments:0 | Tags:Uncategorized car hacking Charlie Miller DMCA government

TF1 claims copyright over junk — demands takedown

TF1 claims copyright over junk — demands takedown You couldn’t make it up if you tried. MalwareMustDie posts and shares malware/junk samples for other security researchers on MediaFire. But MediaFire has taken down one sample because it allegedly infringes copyright, accord
Publish At:2014-11-04 16:00 | Read:3829 | Comments:0 | Tags:News News_legal DMCA MalwareMustDie takedown TF1


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