Episode 62

November 08, 2021

00:38:45

Another VPN Caught Logging Data - Surveillance Report 62

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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. 

 

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Timestamps

00:00 Introduction
02:02 Data Breaches
06:05 Company News
10:20 VPN Logging Story
11:18 Research
19:10 Politics
23:55 FOSS News
29:28 Misfits

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https://www.zdnet.com/article/hackers-publish-thousands-of-files-after-government-agency-refuses-to-pay-ransom/ https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/01/phishing-scam-had-all-the-bells-and-whistles-except-for-one/ https://www.zdnet.com/article/ransomware-victims-that-have-backups-are-paying-ransoms-to-stop-hackers-leaking-their-stolen-data/ https://www.zdnet.com/article/hacker-leaks-data-of-2-28-million-dating-site-users/ Companies https://www.zdnet.com/article/sec-filings-solarwinds-says-18000-customers-are-impacted-by-recent-hack/ https://www.theverge.com/2020/12/15/22176053/solarwinds-hack-client-list-russia-orion-it-compromised https://www.zdnet.com/article/malwarebytes-said-it-was-hacked-by-the-same-group-who-breached-solarwinds/ https://twitter.com/peterwsinger/status/1348616428702867457 https://techcrunch.com/2021/01/11/scraped-parler-data-is-a-metadata-goldmine/ https://www.wired.com/story/capitol-riot-security-congress-trump-mob-clean-up/ 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