After the unprecedented breach of hacking tools and exploits stolen from the US National Security Agency's elite hacking unit, some privacy advocates see it as clear vindication of Apple in its fight with the FBI earlier this year.
Here is a quick summary of some of the topics covered in the August 5th, 2016 Spokane 2600 meeting...
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FBI Can Obtain A Warrant If You Run Tor Come December -
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Google Play Store has been found to have hundreds of apps that are infected with malware.
Apple’s policy change to allow the installation of local home brewed apps onto a non-jailbroken device using just an Apple ID is an absolute game changer!
code in the dark is coming to Spokane in May
Researcher illegally shares millions of science papers free online to spread knowledge Welcome to the Pirate Bay of science.
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Bernie phone dailer website using bad robots.txt
F.C.C. is proposing stricter privacy for ISP's
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I haven't had time to go verify this article, and the source it references is behind a paywall. But thought folks might find interesting food for thought...
A robot who can do tasks of a maid, the alarm clock of Plato, and a coin-operated holy water dispenser are some of the ancient technologies on display at the Herakleidon Museum Annex on Apostolou Pavlou Street in central Athens. | GreekReporter.com
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December 16, 2015 // 03:00 PM EST - If you’re trying to steal someone’s files from his or her computer, getting past the login screen can be hard, if not impossible. But thanks to a bizarre bug in several distributions of Linux, all you need is to hit the backspace key 28 times.
Academics could risk JAIL under defence trade laws starting in May 2015 - from The Register...
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While the main servers run at a colo, the IRC was running on an older server at a residence. Since the power (Actually on generator and battery backup, but the Internet is down due to the area still being without power) has been down for a week now, unfortunately IRC is still down...
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Important to apply Plone Hotfix 20150910 for registration spam and other security issues.
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