Surveillance Report

Weekly security and privacy news - Presented by Techlore & The New Oil

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Another VPN Caught Logging Data - Surveillance Report 62

Episode 62

November 08, 2021

Another VPN Caught Logging Data - Surveillance Report 62

Big surprise, a free VPN has been keeping logs. A man had his home stolen, very concerning Facebook research, Signal added proprietary code to their servers, and more! Welcome to the Surveillance Report - featuring Techlore & The New Oil to keep you updated on the newest security & privacy news.    Support The Podcast ProtonMail Affiliate Link: https://go.getproton.me/aff_c?offer_id=26&aff_id=1182&url_id=267 ProtonMail Standard Link: https://protonmail.com ProtonVPN Affiliate Link: https://go.getproton.me/SHJQ ProtonVPN Standard Link: https://protonvpn.com/ The New Oil Support Methods: https://thenewoil.org/links.html Techlore Support Methods: https://techlore.tech/support.html   Timestamps 00:00 Introduction02:02 Data Breaches06:05 Company News10:20 VPN Logging Story11:18 Research19:10 Politics23:55 FOSS News29:28 Misfits SR62 Sources: https://github.com/techlore/channel-content/blob/master/Surveillance%20Report%20Sources/SR62.md   Main Sites Techlore Website: https://techlore.tech The New Oil Website: https://thenewoil.org/ Surveillance Report Podcast: https://www.surveillancereport.tech/ ...

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Big Tech is more invasive than we EVER thought! - Surveillance Report 61

Episode 61

November 02, 2021

Big Tech is more invasive than we EVER thought! - Surveillance Report 61

Some incredible revelations regarding Google & Facebook antitrust investigations, some good news for Proton and Signal, and some interesting research about browser fingerprinting. Welcome to the Surveillance Report - featuring Techlore & The New Oil to keep you updated on the newest security & privacy news. The New Oil Matrix Room: https://matrix.to/#/#TheNewOil:matrix.org Techlore Matrix Room: https://matrix.to/#/+techlore-official:matrix.org The New Oil Support Methods: https://thenewoil.org/links.html Techlore Support Methods: https://techlore.tech/support.html   Support The Podcast The New Oil Support Methods: https://thenewoil.org/links.html Techlore Support Methods: https://techlore.tech/support.html   Timestamps 00:00 Introduction01:17 Data Breaches05:50 Company News & Beginning of Big Tech Story17:20 Research20:11 Politics30:09 FOSS News35:19 Misfits SR61 Sources: https://github.com/techlore/channel-content/blob/master/Surveillance%20Report%20Sources/SR61.md   Main Sites Techlore Website: https://techlore.tech The New Oil Website: https://thenewoil.org/ Surveillance Report Podcast: https://www.surveillancereport.tech/ ...

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How much does Alexa know about you? (Hint: A LOT) - Surveillance Report 60

Episode 60

October 24, 2021

How much does Alexa know about you? (Hint: A LOT) - Surveillance Report 60

There's new research showing just how much Alexa and other smart devices spy on you (Including Siri, Google Assistant, Cortana, & Bixby) Welcome to the Surveillance Report - featuring Techlore & The New Oil to keep you updated on the newest security & privacy news. This report most notably recaps Android 12, Argentina getting pwned, breaking amazon news, wild browser fingerprinting research, Trump's new social media and what it means for you, and more!   Support The Podcast The New Oil Support Methods: https://thenewoil.xyz/links.html Techlore Support Methods: https://techlore.tech/support.html   Timestamps 00:00 Introduction00:46 Data Breaches04:04 Company News & Beginning of Alexa Stories12:20 Research16:46 Politics18:48 FOSS News23:52 Misfits SR60 Sources: https://github.com/techlore/channel-content/blob/master/Surveillance%20Report%20Sources/SR60.md   Main Sites Techlore Website: https://techlore.tech The New Oil Website: https://thenewoil.xyz/ Surveillance Report Podcast: https://www.surveillancereport.tech/ ...

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Are Custom ROMs ACTUALLY better for privacy? - Surveillance Report 59

Episode 59

October 19, 2021

Are Custom ROMs ACTUALLY better for privacy? - Surveillance Report 59

There's new research regarding the privacy of Android ROMs from manufactures compared to LineageOS & /e/OS, tune in to learn more! Welcome to the Surveillance Report - featuring Techlore & The New Oil to keep you updated on the newest security & privacy news. This report most notably recaps a win regarding Amazon Ring, Snapchat hunting people down, and more!   Support The Podcast The New Oil Support Methods: https://thenewoil.xyz/links.html Techlore Support Methods: https://techlore.tech/support.html   Timestamps 00:00 Introduction01:11 Data Breaches03:33 Company News13:33 Research & Beginning of Android/Lineage/E Coverage!19:58 Politics22:10 FOSS News24:56 Misfits SR59 Sources: https://github.com/techlore/channel-content/blob/master/Surveillance%20Report%20Sources/SR59.md   Main Sites Techlore Website: https://techlore.tech The New Oil Website: https://thenewoil.xyz/ Surveillance Report Podcast: https://www.surveillancereport.tech/ ...

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Facebook Broke The Internet For 6 HOURS! - Surveillance Report 58

Episode 58

October 10, 2021

Facebook Broke The Internet For 6 HOURS! - Surveillance Report 58

Facebook broke the internet for 6 hours, and leaked 1.5 billion user's data, get ready for this wild ride! Welcome to the Surveillance Report - featuring Techlore & The New Oil to keep you updated on the newest security & privacy news. This report most notably recaps Facebook news, the Twitch leak, and other important news from the last week!   Support The Podcast The New Oil Support Methods: https://thenewoil.xyz/links.html Techlore Support Methods: https://techlore.tech/support.html   Timestamps 00:00 Introduction00:56 Data Breaches2:30 Start of Facebook Data Breach03:49 Company News & Start of Facebook Outage09:42 Research10:59 Politics15:24 FOSS News21:32 Misfits SR58 Sources: https://github.com/techlore/channel-content/blob/master/Surveillance%20Report%20Sources/SR58.md   Main Sites Techlore Website: https://techlore.tech The New Oil Website: https://thenewoil.xyz/ Surveillance Report Podcast: https://www.surveillancereport.tech/ ...

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Amazon's Surveillance Minions Are Here! - Surveillance Report 57

Episode 57

October 03, 2021

Amazon's Surveillance Minions Are Here! - Surveillance Report 57

Welcome to the Surveillance Report - featuring Techlore & The New Oil to keep you updated on the newest security & privacy news. This report most notably recaps a summary of Amazon's internal product launch conference, a couple of fun misfits stories, and one privacy company who's giving back to the open source community.   Support The Podcast The New Oil Support Methods: https://thenewoil.xyz/links.html Techlore Support Methods: https://techlore.tech/support.html   Timestamps 00:00 Introduction01:46 Data Breaches05:26 Company News08:44 All Amazon News Starts Here!19:32 Research27:08 Politics31:12 FOSS News33:26 Misfits SR57 Sources: https://github.com/techlore/channel-content/blob/master/Surveillance%20Report%20Sources/SR57.md   Main Sites Techlore Website: https://techlore.tech The New Oil Website: https://thenewoil.xyz/ Surveillance Report Podcast: https://www.surveillancereport.tech/ ...

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