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Court says suspect can’t be forced to reveal 64-character password

byLisa VaasThe dry facts: A US court has come down in favor of Fifth Amendment protections against forced disclosure of a 64-character passcode in a child abuse imagery case = an important interpretation of whether forced password disclosure is the modern equivalent of an unconstitutionally coerced confession.The gut punch: The defendant is a man previously
Publish At:2019-11-26 12:35 | Read:1165 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cryptography Law & order Mobile Privacy child abuse child ab

How far are you ready to go to see a juicy video? [POLL]

Many of you have seen them. And some of you have no doubt been victims too. Malware spreading through social media sites, like Facebook, is definitively something you should look out for. You know those posts. You raise your eyebrows when old Aunt Sophie suddenly shares a pornographic video with all her friends. You had no idea she was into that kind of stuf
Publish At:2016-04-22 13:05 | Read:4114 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Social media Facebook malware porn social engineeri

Tech Support Scammers Go For Pornographic Shocker

Crooks are making millions of dollars defrauding unsavvy users with fake online tech support. The scam is simple but yet effective and has gone through many variations over time. We’ve documented several tricks and fake alerts on this blog, in particular those that lock the user’s browser with fake warnings and audio alerts. Scammers can be very
Publish At:2015-05-26 22:35 | Read:5599 | Comments:0 | Tags:Fraud/Scam Alert fake alert microsoft porn tech support scam

Top Adult Site RedTube Compromised, Redirects to Malware

DISCLAIMER: THIS POST INCLUDES SOME LANGUAGE AND TOPICS THAT MIGHT NOT BE SUITABLE FOR ALL READERS, PLEASE BE ADVISED AND PROCEED WITH CAUTION. We’ve documented adult sites leading to malware before on this blog, but this one is a little bit different. This time around, the source of the problem is not malvertising, but rather a malicious iframe plac
Publish At:2015-02-18 14:40 | Read:4480 | Comments:0 | Tags:Exploits angler anti exploit exploit flash exploit iframes m

Hackers running Linux Operation Windigo are changing tactics targeting porn sites

Security Experts at ESET firm discovered that Windigo campaign is still active and that bad actors are changing their tactics to remain under the radar. Windigo is a sophisticated malware-based campaign uncovered by security Experts at ESET in March 2014, hackers behind the campaign that exploited the Linux/Ebury backdoor comp
Publish At:2015-01-12 13:15 | Read:3398 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime Malware backdoor botnet Cybercrime Eset LINUX Li

Who’s responsible for the kids, parents or government?

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has declared war on Internet porn. He wants both Internet service providers and search engine owners to protect UK families against pornography. Political initiatives to control the Internet are typically badly prepared and in conflict with central principles of the net. This case is no different and the reactions are mostly n
Publish At:2014-08-15 08:50 | Read:3845 | Comments:0 | Tags:Family Protection Online Threats Operators Web adult adult c

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