Reddit announced that it was the victim of a phishing attack aimed at its employees, resulting in unauthorized access to internal documents, code, and some unspecified business systems.
Advice on managing device location-tracking settings to ensure you’re not sharing your location inadvertently.
The case of former Ubiquiti employee, Nickolas Sharp, who pled guilty to multiple felony charges after orchestrating a security breach, stealing data, and extorting almost $2m worth of cryptocurrency from his company.
Plus, our thoughts about UFO’s and Chinese spy balloons!
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Reddit Suffers Security Breach Exposing Internal Documents and Source Code
How to Make Sure You’re Not Accidentally Sharing Your Location
Tom’s Video! How to Stop Online Tracking: 3 New Ways
Tom’s blog that he hasn’t updated in forever
Developer pleads guilty to hacking his own company after pretending to investigate himself
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