Schneier on Security / Security Vulnerabilities in Android Firmware
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schneier.com/blog/archives/201
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Researchers have discovered and revealed 146 vulnerabilities in various incarnations of Android smartphone firmware.

Troy Hunt's Blog / Welcoming the Norwegian Government to HIBP
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feedproxy.google.com/~r/TroyHu
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Numberphile / Darts in Higher Dimensions (with 3blue1brown) - Numberphile
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youtube.com/watch?v=6_yU9eJ0Nx
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RachelByTheBay / Utter frustration with the eval board's tech support
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rachelbythebay.com/w/2019/11/1
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Then we
could get back to actually working, you know?

Schneier on Security / Friday Squid Blogging: Planctotuethis Squid
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schneier.com/blog/archives/201
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Neat video , and an impressive-looking squid.

Schneier on Security / TPM-Fail Attacks Against Cryptographic Coprocessors
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schneier.com/blog/archives/201
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We show how this information allows an attacker to apply lattice techniques to recover 256-bit private keys for ECDSA and ECSchnorr signatures.

RachelByTheBay / Creating the notion of preview and runout modes for a service
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rachelbythebay.com/w/2019/11/1
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In that mode, we ran
instances of the service for $new_region, but we didn't run them from that region.

The Oatmeal - Comics, Quizzes, & Stories / Dog likes your post
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theoatmeal.com/comics/social_m
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View on my website

Schneier on Security / Upcoming Speaking Engagements
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schneier.com/blog/archives/201
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This is a current list of where and when I am scheduled to speak:

Schneier on Security / Technology and Policymakers
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schneier.com/blog/archives/201
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Technologists and policymakers largely inhabit two separate worlds.

RachelByTheBay / The day when starting a receiver fixed the transmitter
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rachelbythebay.com/w/2019/11/1
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I had
something like this happen quite a while back with some software defined
radio stuff.

Schneier on Security / NTSB Investigation of Fatal Driverless Car Accident
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schneier.com/blog/archives/201
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The Uber car that hit and killed Elaine Herzberg in Tempe, Ariz., in March 2018 could not recognize all pedestrians, and was being driven by an operator likely distracted by streaming video, according...

RachelByTheBay / Just how fast is too fast when it comes to web requests?
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rachelbythebay.com/w/2019/11/1
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Otherwise, you
will have problems the next time something messes with your wall time,
like a NTP step, someone running ntpdate, or a non-smeared leap second.

The Oatmeal - Comics, Quizzes, & Stories / Come play games with us
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theoatmeal.com/blog/burning_ca
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Burning Cat is an event from the creators of Exploding Kittens and The Oatmeal.

Schneier on Security / Identifying and Arresting Ransomware Criminals
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schneier.com/blog/archives/201
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The Wall Street Journal has a story about how two people were identified as the perpetrators of a ransomware scheme.

RachelByTheBay / Control systems, yes, but we have to learn to crawl first
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rachelbythebay.com/w/2019/11/1
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Because it makes them money -- lots and lots
of money.

Schneier on Security / Fooling Voice Assistants with Lasers
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schneier.com/blog/archives/201
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Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant are vulnerable to attacks that use lasers to inject inaudible­ -- and sometimes invisible­ -- commands into the devices and surreptitiously cause them to unlock doors...

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