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Apple 打算把 iCloud 加密用的 Key 放到用戶端

在經過最近 FBI 與 Apple 的戰鬥中 (FBI–Apple encryption dispute),Apple 正規劃把 iCloud 加密所使用的 key 放到用戶端裝置上,而非放在伺服器端:「Apple to Hand iCloud Encryption Key Management to Account Holders」: In effect, Apple is following the lead of secure cloud services such as SpiderOak which has been offering … Continue reading

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Amazon Fire 會把加密系統弄回來

在 FBI 與 Apple 的戰爭開打後,愈來愈多安全與隱私問題被重新拿出來檢驗,而 Amazon 也決定將 2015 年拔掉的加密功能搬回 Fire OS 裡:「Amazon Reverses Course, Encryption Returning for Fire Devices」: Amazon.com Inc. will restore encryption as a security option on its tablets and other devices that use the Fire operating system, … Continue reading

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美國年輕人的理想職業

紐約時報報導 National Society of High School Scholars 問了一萬八千名美國年輕人 (15~29 歲) 理想的職業,也不少出乎意料的結果跑出來:「The New Dream Jobs」。 常見的網路公司在上面,但讓紐約時報感到意外的,FBI、CIA 與 NSA 也在上面: When the National Society of High School Scholars asked 18,000 Americans, ages 15 to 29, to rank their ideal future employers, the … Continue reading

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聯邦政府僱用 CMU 的人研究攻擊 Tor

先前 Tor Project 有提到外面報導 FBI 在 2014 年時僱用 CMU 的人研究 Tor 的弱點並且加以攻擊:「Did the FBI Pay a University to Attack Tor Users?」。 這的確是錯的,因為不是 FBI,而是 DoD (美國國防部) 僱用的 (瞬間噴出茶來):「Judge confirms what many suspected: Feds hired CMU to break Tor」。Tor Project 的反應在「Statement from … Continue reading

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FBI 的搜索「創意」被美國法院否決

在 Zite 上看到「FBI can’t cut Internet and pose as cable guy to search property, judge says」這篇文章,講 FBI 的「創意」被法院給否決。 搜索的手段是這樣發生的。FBI 的人先把網路給剪斷,然後偽裝成修復工人進去搜索: The Las Vegas court frowned on the FBI's ruse of disconnecting Internet access to $25,000-per-night villas at Caesar's Palace Hotel … Continue reading

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GoDaddy 將 Lavabit 的 SSL Certificate 撤銷了...

在「美國法院可以強制公司交出 SSL Private Key...」這篇提到法院文件顯示 Lavabit 的 SSL Certificate 已經被 FBI 拿走。 消息公開後幾天,GoDaddy 終於記得要依照程序,主動把 Lavabit 的 SSL Certificate 撤銷:「GoDaddy Pulls Lavabit's Security Creds Because The FBI Got Ahold Of Its Encryption Keys」。 巡迴庭的消息好像還沒出來...

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