Five ways Google could be vulnerable to a Justice Department probe

Five ways Google could be vulnerable to a Justice Department probe On Saturday, The Wall Street Journal reported that investigators from the Department of Justice will examine “Google’s business practices related to its search and other businesses.” It’s one of the biggest threats Google has ever faced from US regulators, but so far, we don’t know much about…

First American Financial exposed 16 years’ worth of mortgage paperwork

First American Financial exposed 16 years’ worth of mortgage paperwork, including bank accounts We don’t know if the information was leaked or not By Dieter Bohn Brian Krebs has revealed that a company that primarily works in real estate insurance has left as many as 885 million records exposed on its website — going back to 2003.…

Australian Civil Servant Caught Mining Crypto With Government Hardware

Australian Civil Servant Caught Mining Crypto With Government Hardware   Australian Civil Servant Caught Mining Crypto With Government Hardware   The Australian Federal Police (AFP) has charged a government employee alleged to have misused government IT infrastructure for personal cryptomining operations, per a press release. In the release, the AFP states that the unnamed 33-year-old man…

Chelsea Manning ordered to return to jail, says she’d “rather starve to death”

Chelsea Manning ordered to return to jail, says she’d ‘rather starve to death’ than testify By Nick Statt Former Army intelligence analyst and whistle blower Chelsea Manning is being sent back to jail today, following the arrival of a new grand jury in an ongoing WikiLeaks case for which Manning was ordered to testify and refused.…

Belgium’s cybersecurity agency has cleared Huawei after finding no evidence.

Belgian cybersecurity agency clears Huawei Belgium’s cybersecurity agency has cleared Huawei after finding no evidence that the telecoms equipment supplied by could be used for spying. Belgium’s center for cybersecurity has found no evidence that telecoms equipment supplied by Huawei Technology could be used for spying. The agency, which reports to the Belgian prime minister,…