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ISC Releases Security Updates 0

ISC Releases Security Updates

Original release date: January 12, 2016 Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) has released security updates to address a vulnerability in the ISC Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) software. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial-of-service condition

How GCHQ Tracks Internet Users 0

How GCHQ Tracks Internet Users

The Intercept has a new story from the Snowden documents about The UK’s GCHQ’s surveillance of the Internet: The mass surveillance operation ­ code-named KARMA POLICE­ was launched by British spies about seven years ago without any public debate or scrutiny.

Anonymous Browsing at the Library 0

Anonymous Browsing at the Library

A rural New Hampshire library decided to install Tor on their computers and allow anonymous Internet browsing. The Department of Homeland pressured them to stop: A special agent in a Boston DHS office forwarded the article to the New Hampshire police, who forwarded it to a sergeant at the Lebanon Police Department. DHS spokesman Shawn Neudauer said the agent was simply providing “visibility/situational awareness,” and did not have any direct contact with the Lebanon police or library.