The Best Ransomware Response, According to the Data 

An analysis of ransomware attack negotiation-data offers best practices. Ransomware has become part of the cost of doing business, and driving down that cost can be the difference between recovery…

#WebSummit2021: Facebook Whistleblower Denounces Meta Rebrand and Calls for Zuckerberg to Step Down

#WebSummit2021: Facebook Whistleblower Denounces Meta Rebrand and Calls for Zuckerberg to Step Down Facebook prioritizes profits over user safety, according to whistleblower and former Facebook employee, Frances Haugen. She took…

Best VPN for torrenting 2021

BitTorrent is a complex topic. As a technology, it’s perfectly legal. But what you do with it could be illegal. Before we dive into the legalities of torrenting, let’s do…

A Well-Known Bug Bounty Platform Wants Zero-day Exploits for Windows VPN Clients

Zerodium is a premium bug bounty platform created by cybersecurity specialists with zero-day exploit and vulnerability research experience. The goal of Zerodium is to gather together independent security researchers to…

It’s Not You. It’s Them. On Hacking and Responsible Disclosure.

WordFence –  WordFence –  A story was recently posted to Hacker News celebrating a hack of IoT devices at a school that let a student and their friends rickroll the…

Singapore must take caution with AI use, review approach to public trust

In its quest to drive the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) across the country, multi-ethnic Singapore needs to take special care navigating its use in some areas, specifically, law enforcement…

#DTX2021: AI Ethics in Practice: How to Turn AI Principles Into Practical Governance and Compliance?

#DTX2021: AI Ethics in Practice: How to Turn AI Principles Into Practical Governance and Compliance? Where are we at with human interaction with AI? What impact in terms of ethics…

Colonial Pipeline forked over $4.4M to end cyberattack – but is paying a ransom ever the ethical thing to do?

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  What would happen if companies stopped paying ransoms? Liu Jie/Xinhua via Getty Images Scott Shackelford, Indiana University and Megan Wade, Indiana University It took little over…

What are tech companies doing about ethical use of data? Not much

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Tech companies have an economic imperative to avoid grappling too seriously with the ethical issues surrounding data usage. Shutterstock James Arvanitakis, Western Sydney University Our relationship…

The FBI is breaking into corporate computers to remove malicious code – smart cyber defense or government overreach?

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  The FBI’s latest cybersecurity moves bring the government into new territory – inside privately owned computers. AP Photo/Cliff Owen Scott Shackelford, Indiana University The FBI has…