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  • Oracle, Chat & Raw Code Found in Mossack Fonseca Offshore Web Portal

    April 6, 2016
    Unicorn Riot can report that the Panama-based offshore specialist law firm Mossack Fonseca has set up its customer portal with very incorrect server settings, inadvertently publishing much of its source code to the public with no barriers to casual browsers. We can state with certainty…...
  • Interview with Christopher Soghoian about Analyst’s Notebook

    April 4, 2016
    For our story about the Denver Police Department’s use of the surveillance analytics software program Analyst’s Notebook, we were happy to be able to speak by telephone with Christopher Soghoian, Principal Technologist with the American Civil Liberties Union.  He answered some questions for us about…...
  • #LibrePlanet: Free Software Conference Focuses on Tech Freedom, Privacy & Security

    March 20, 2016
    Cambridge, MA – Over the weekend of March 19-20, 2016, hundreds of technologists and digital activists gathered at MIT’s modern Stata Center for #Libreplanet 2016. This year, Libreplanet featured sessions on the latest turns in the free software world, including case studies, emerging battle-lines of…...
  • Yahoo Ads Infected With “Malvertisements”

    August 15, 2015
    The “Malvertising” hack used Yahoo server advertisements to infect computers. The Hack used an unpatched flash exploit to infect Yahoo users computers. According to a Kapersky Labs, Malvertising is a “malicious variety of online advertisements generally used to spread malware … While it’s easy to…...
  • Deprogram: Episode 10

    July 9, 2015
    Ep 10: #Gaza1YearOn #Enbridge #MitchEnriquez #RobertDoggart #TakeDownTheFlag #PuertoRico #GreeceCrisis #TheHackingTeam #NYSE #ChinaMeltdown #CanadianFires Full Episode: “Deprogram”, a live show hosted by Zo and Niko that attempts to examine the roots of the struggles that preside throughout different communities.…...