The Sharp End of the Spear

How many times a month do you read about one more hack, or receive a letter from a company that has exposed your information to a threatening force? We understand that our offices, banks, stores and other data holders are constantly under attack from forces across the globe. […]

Control Freaks and Bond Villains

The hippy ethos that birthed early management of the internet is beginning to look quaint. Even as a military project, the core internet concept was a decentralized network of unlimited nodes that could reroute itself around danger and destruction.  No one could control it because no one could […]

No Means No

Researchers from the International Computer Science Institute found up to 1,325 Android applications (apps) gathering data from devices despite being explicitly denied permission. The study looked at more than 88,000 apps from the Google Play store and tracked data transfers post denial of permission. The 1,325 apps used […]