The Supreme Court in the United States has changed Rule 41, in order to give more power to the FBI and allegedly fight against terrorism. With these new changes, a judge will be able to issue a warrant for search and seizure of computers, even beyond the limits of his or her jurisdiction. Continue reading “New Legislation Allows the FBI to Prosecute VPN and Tor Users”
The Supreme Court has made quite a controversial decision, when it comes to allowing judges to issue warrants about computers everywhere. In this way, a judge may order the issuance of a warrant beyond his jurisdiction and this might lead to a more penetrative hacking activity on behalf of the FBI. Continue reading “Supreme Court Has Made a Controversial Decision about Judges and Hacking”
Of course, everybody has become aware of the recent case of FBI vs Apple, after the San Bernardino case. The government has asked for a backdoor on the Apple iOS software, alarming people everywhere and not just terrorists. Continue reading “What FBI vs Apple case taught us about cyber security”
The FBI and Apple have been debating, following the San Bernardino case and the demand of the former to the latter concerning the creation of an encryption backdoor. This backdoor would be used by the FBI, in order to identify the threat and gain valuable pieces of information against terrorism. Continue reading “Encryption Backdoors and All the Info about Them”
We are not in any case safe even all around the air, any longer. Each time you sign into a gadget and have it associated with the space we call the Internet, it undoubtedly checks for programmed upgrades — unless you’ve turned them off. Continue reading “There’s little we can do, data backdoor already exists”
All e-mails are meant to be protected within the United States by the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA). However, this act has been heavily criticized by the people for not doing what it is supposed to every single time. If you think about the breaches and leaks that have to do with e-mails that happen on a regular basis and that link directly to the FBI, NSA or CIA, this is not illogical thinking.
Edward Snowden was the one that has revealed a lot of different cases when the government of the United States of America has been driven to illegal surveillance and this definitely includes e-mails. So, the privacy of e-mails is under question and there are a lot of different incidents that back this claim. In 2013, there was the case of Freedom Hosting. Continue reading “Brutal Reality: FBI and CIA can intercept e-mails, even from so-called anonymous e-mail services”