Dave Piscitello writes: The purpose of this post – and the embedded survey – is to learn whether 2-step verification is popular, and where people are using it. A secondary purpose is to raise awareness of 2-step-verification so that more people will be encouraged to use it. Please take a few minutes to answer the […]
It’s Data Privacy Day 2015, and Dave Piscitello (@SecuritySkeptic) compiled his reading list, which he has kindly shared with this site: Council of Europe Data Protection Day 2015 Cloudward.net’s Data Privacy Day 2015: Top Experts Comment on Privacy Issues Internet Society’s Four Basic Steps to Protecting Your Digital Privacy in 2015 Data Privacy Day: Do you know what […]
Hostgator was able to restore more of the content, so you may see some “new” posts that you saw earlier. Happy Holidays. I’m taking a break now, before I start smashing stuff.
Waking up in the morning is challenging enough for some of us. Waking up to discover all the content of your blog is gone and seemingly unrecoverable is even more challenging. Unfortunately, Hostgator’s support was inundated with support tickets due to another issue they had last week, and it was quite a while before they […]
Parker Higgins of EFF writes: An important California bill that would require warrants for law enforcement use of drones is currently sitting on Governor Jerry Brown’s desk. Unfortunately, there’s no guarantee that Gov. Brown will sign AB 1327, which passed the California legislature this August. EFF has long held that a warrant requirement is an essential […]
From EFF: In the week leading up the first year anniversary of the 13 Necessary and Proportionate Principles, EFF and the coalition behind the 13 Principles will be conducting a Week of Action explaining some of the key guiding principles for surveillance law reform. Every day, we’ll take on a different part of the principles, […]
From EFF: Atlanta – The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), sci-fi blog io9, and a coalition of fan communities are launching “Project Secret Identity,” a cosplay photo campaign to raise awareness of the importance of anonymity and privacy during the annual pop culture convention Dragon Con in Atlanta, Georgia, Aug. 29 – Sept. 1. The campaign, online […]