I make content that helps everyone understand issues around social media, ad tech, hackers, cybercrime, and how technology impacts our communities.
I also take deeper dives for technologists. Looking at how we n build systems that have strong privacy and security protections. This type of content addresses cloud, distributed systems, and a lot more.
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As a new user in the AWS Cloud, what does it take to get one container up and running? What service do you user? How many steps are there? This post explores that question.
The second installment of AWS re:Inforce was entirely virtual and gave a great view of the state of security in the AWS Cloud. Here’s what the event says security practices and how to set yours up for success.
A new report from a United States Senate Committee gave 24 US department and agencies an average grade of C- in cybersecurity. That’s not good.
The region of Lazio was hit by a ransomware attack and is struggling to recover from this attack on critil infrastructure. BlackMatter, a new ransomware supergroup, just announced they wouldn’t conduct these types of attacks. What does it mean for the future of ransomware?
EA got hacked and 780 GB of source code was stolen. The hackers attempted to extort EA and when they didn’t pay, the data was dumped online.
Twitter’s latest transparency report shows a low uptake for the multi-factor authentition feature. This is a great security control that’s easy to use. What’s going on?
The Pegasus Project is a collaborative effort by a number of media and advocy organizations around to the world. With their work, they are shining a light on nation state use a specific malware tool: Pegasus spyware.
There are now 5 seniors leaders in the US federal governments with cybersecurity as their primary mandate. Is this going to be a problem?
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