For the week ending 10th July 2016
The recorded talks from BsidesLondon are up! Check out the playlist here. There are some really good talks in there – I haven’t seen all of them yet, but Steve Lords Naughty Toys for Wicked Girls and Boys and Holly William’s Offensive Anti-Analysis are definitely worthwhile.
Ashley Madison in hot water with the FTC over the use of Fembots. I wonder if anyone ever got caught cheating and subsequently divorced – only to later discover they’d cheated on their partner with a bot. No amount of cold water could put out that burn.
A somewhat deep and academic paper of which I didn’t fully comprehend. In which researchers conclude that, yes, you can have both deep learning and privacy.
With Blackhat and DefCon around the corner, Wesley McGrew has put together a guide to security at conferences
Why bit.ly is a great OSINT tool. Nice post on spam, campaign stats and red flag URLs.