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[l] at 11/29/22 4:00am
With AlphaBay shuttered, Operation Bayonet enters its final phase: driving the site’s refugees into a giant trap. But one refugee hatched his own plan.

[Category: Backchannel, Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 11/28/22 5:00am
Google provided investigators with location data for more than 5,000 devices as part of the federal investigation into the attack on the US Capitol.

[Category: Security, Security / National Security, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 11/26/22 7:00am
Plus: WikiLeaks’ website is falling apart, tax websites are sending your data to Facebook, and cops take down a big phone-number-spoofing operation.

[Category: Security, Security / Privacy]

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[l] at 11/25/22 5:00am
Popular redaction tools don’t always work as promised, and new attacks can reveal hidden information, researchers say.

[Category: Security, Security / Privacy]

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[l] at 11/24/22 6:00am
I’m not the first person to suffer this fate, but hopefully I can be the last.

[Category: Security, Security / Security Advice, Gear, Gear / How To and Advice, Business / Blockchain and Cryptocurrency]

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[l] at 11/24/22 5:00am
'Tis the season for swindlers and hackers. Use these tips to spot frauds and keep your payment info secure.

[Category: Security, Security / Security Advice, Gear / How To and Advice]

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[l] at 11/22/22 3:34pm
Finding high-quality detection canines is hard enough—and the pandemic only dug a deeper hole.

[Category: Security, Security / National Security]

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[l] at 11/22/22 4:00am
After months of meticulous planning, investigators finally move in to catch AlphaBay’s mastermind red-handed. Then the case takes a tragic turn.

[Category: Backchannel, Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 11/21/22 1:51pm
Lawmakers are growing concerned about a flood of data-hungry cars from China taking over American streets.

[Category: Security, Security / National Security]

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[l] at 11/21/22 5:00am
A 500-page document reviewed by WIRED shows that Corellium engaged with several controversial companies, including spyware maker NSO Group.

[Category: Security, Security / National Security, Security / Privacy]

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[l] at 11/19/22 7:00am
Plus: Google’s location snooping ends in a $391 million settlement, Russian code sneaks into US government apps, and the World Cup apps set off alarms.

[Category: Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / National Security, Security / Privacy, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 11/18/22 8:00am
Keep your logins locked down with our favorite apps for PC, Mac, Android, iPhone, and web browsers.

[Category: Security, Gear, Gear / Buying Guides, Security / Security Advice]

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[l] at 11/17/22 6:41pm
Elon Musk laid off half the staff, and mass resignations seem likely. If nobody’s there to protect the fort, what’s the worst that could happen?

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Business / Social Media]

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[l] at 11/16/22 8:00am
New research found pervasive use of tracking tech on substance-abuse-focused health care websites, potentially endangering users in a post-Roe world.

[Category: Security, Security / Privacy, Science / Health]

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[l] at 11/15/22 4:00am
The team uses a secret technique to locate AlphaBay’s server. But just as the operation heats up, the agents have an unexpected run-in with their target.

[Category: Backchannel, Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 11/14/22 6:08pm
Problems with the important security feature may be some of the first signs that Elon Musk’s social network is fraying at the edges.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / Security News, Business / Social Media]

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[l] at 11/13/22 4:38pm
Mysterious crooks took hundreds of millions of dollars from FTX just as it collapsed. Crypto-tracing blockchain analysis may provide an answer.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Business / Blockchain and Cryptocurrency]

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[l] at 11/12/22 7:00am
Plus: US midterms survive disinformation efforts, the government names the alleged Lockbit ransomware attacker, and the Powerball drawing hits a security snag.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / National Security, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 11/11/22 5:00am
Satellite monitors discovered two vessels with their trackers turned off in the area of the pipeline prior to the suspected sabotage in September.

[Category: Security, Security / National Security, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 11/10/22 12:40pm
Questions about the Kremlin’s relationships with these groups remain. But researchers are finally getting some answers.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / National Security, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 11/10/22 9:25am
Anyone can get a blue tick on Twitter without proving who they are. And it’s already causing a ton of problems.

[Category: Security, Security / Security News, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / National Security, Business / Social Media]

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