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Edward Snowden on how NSA surveillance seeking to understand online communication tools & technologies

October 27, 2013


In the digital information age are we concerned about our digital rights? Edward Snowden said The National Security Agency is hurting the US economy with its “dragnet” surveillance. Snowden made his remarks at an event in Russia according to The Washington Post The Washington Post NSA collects millions of e-mail address books globally, that the […]

Adobe compromised and so were the users?

October 4, 2013


Adobe Systems, which makes softwares like Photoshop and Acrobat, today said credit card information of 2.9 million customers have been stolen from its website in a cyber attack. In a blogpost, Adobe said its security team discovered sophisticated attacks on its network, involving the illegal access to customer information as well as source code for […]

The ‘Silk Road’ Black Market website busted as FBI Shuts Down – what is next in the 21st century #digitalage

October 2, 2013


An online black market website used by ‘several thousand drug dealers’ has been shut down, the FBI has said.  Silk Road was taken offline after the underground site’s alleged owner, Ross William Ulbricht, 29, was arrested at a public library in San Francisco on Tuesday. Federal authorities said Wednesday they had seized a website that […]