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Ask.com can hijack your computer using Java updates

We learned this week that more than 317 million computer viruses or other malicious programs were unleashed by hackers last year, according to the Internet security firm Symantec. That's nearly a million new cyberthreats daily.<p>But not all attempts at messing with your computer are from sneaky, …

Security expert pulled off flight by FBI after exposing airline tech vulnerabilities

One of the world’s foremost experts on counter-threat intelligence within the cybersecurity industry, who blew the whistle on vulnerabilities in airplane technology systems in a series of recent Fox News reports, has become the target of an FBI investigation himself.<p>Chris Roberts of the …

How Your Future Leader Is Tracking You - Ranking Presidential Candidate Website Privacy

Over the next 18 months, amidst all the posturing, grandstanding and bitching that will swallow up all the actually important factors in the race to become president, many Americans will head to the websites of Hillary Clinton, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz and Rand Paul (Jeb Bush is having some, erm, …

The DEA is spending millions of dollars on spyware

The Drug Enforcement Agency has been spending millions on spyware tools to take over suspects' phones, according to an exclusive report from <i>Motherboard</i>. Government records show the agency paying $2.4 million for a "remote control system" that could be implanted in a suspect's phone. Once the phone …

More Pads for Homeless Women on Their Periods

Donations of women’s hygiene products at a major New York City homeless shelter for the year so far are already five times those for all of 2014, thanks to increased awareness among donors about the enormous obstacles faced by homeless women on their periods as they struggle to stay clean on the …

Interesting route changes at American, Thai, and Air New Zealand

There are a few noteworthy route additions/cancellations/adjustments which I figured I’d briefly mention:<p><b>Air New Zealand announces new service to Bali</b><p>…

Elite global group fights digital spying, cybertheft

An elite international group dedicated to preserving the Internet's free and unfettered qualities is calling for "a new global social compact" to counter the growing threats of digital spying and large-scale data theft.<p>"It is now essential that governments, collaborating with all other …

Southwest to use wider seats in new planes

Wider airplane seats.<p>You read that right. In an era of shrinking aircraft legroom and personal space, at least in economy class, Southwest Airlines plans to add the widest seats in the industry to its new Boeing 737s.<p>The coach-class seats, designed by Rockford-based B/E Aerospace, will be 17.8 …

Aviation

Berlin Strikes Compromise on Privacy, Security With New Data Guidelines

The German government on Wednesday proposed new guidelines on data retention aimed at balancing privacy protection with the needs of law enforcement in setting strict time limits on how long telecommunications providers store data.

Privacy

Consumer groups want feds to require more leg room on planes

Consumer groups are pushing the federal government to require airlines to provide passengers more space on flights.<p>The groups say airlines are …

U.S. to tell Americans why they're on no-fly list | CNN Travel

In-Air Wi-Fi Apparently Makes Planes Hackable

Take one disgruntled hacker, add a flight full of passengers all surfing on the same Wi-Fi (that’s also connected to the cockpit), and you have an action thriller that’s somewhere between <i>Swordfish</i> and <i>Speed</i>.<p>But a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office for the Federal Aviation …

Wi-Fi

The War Against ISIS Will Go Undeclared

Congress won't approve President Obama's proposed authorization of military force, but it won't limit him either.<p>Congress has the power to expand or constrain the president's war-making abilities. But what if it declines to exercise it?<p>It's becoming ever more clear that lawmakers lack the appetite …

Brookings Institution

Microsoft case shows Google could face long, costly antitrust fight

If Google Inc. did an online search of how European antitrust regulators tangled with Microsoft Corp. during the last decade, Google would see it could be facing a long, costly fight of its own.<p>Officials of the 28-nation European Union on Wednesday alleged that Google broke antitrust rules there by …

Antitrust Laws

Here's Why Companies Keep Losing the Battle Against Hackers

The failure that opened the door for hackers to break into Target’s point-of-sale systems in 2013—resulting in the largest retail breach in U.S. …

Under-fire airline Lufthansa faces privacy action in France

Lufthansa, already criticised for its handling of the Germanwings crash, is facing legal action for keeping illicit tabs on staff at Charles de Gaulle airport<p>Paris police are to organise a hearing of 12 people who figure on a list of around 50 staff members of the German airline Lufthansa in a …

NSA and FBI fight to retain spy powers as controversial Patriot Act provision nears expiration

With about 45 days remaining before a major post-9/11 surveillance authorization expires, representatives of the National Security Agency and the FBI …

Verizon says the security threats to your phone are 'overblown'

It may seem like mobile viruses are everywhere, but Verizon would beg to differ. The carrier has issued a report on data breaches which finds that the security threats to your phone are generally "overblown." The total number of security holes that have been used for exploits, regardless of …

Mobile

Mendocino County suspends contract with a federal wildlife agency

In a settlement with a coalition of animal advocacy groups, Mendocino County has agreed to suspend renewal of its contract with a federal wildlife management agency pending completion of an environmental impact report that will consider nonlethal methods of predator control.<p>The move came five …

Aircraft computer systems could be vulnerable to hacking, report finds

Due to recent trends in the aviation industry — airplane systems becoming more automated, more connected computer systems and even broader Internet …

Online Privacy As Human Right? Internet Advocacy Group Pushes For New Standards

The Global Commission on Internet Governance, a digital security advocacy group, met in the Hague early this morning to hammer home a citizens-first agenda for Internet privacy, pushing nations to pledge to uphold global standards of privacy and security.<p>The commission’s nine-part pledge echoes …

Fliers May Soon Feel the Squeeze as Airbus Adds Extra Seats to A380

Passengers on Airbus planes may soon be feeling the squeeze as the aircraft maker prepares to add an extra chair to each row that would create an economy-seat configuration that seats 11-abreast.<p>The new design, which is set to be featured in the economy section of its A380 Superjumbo is likely to …

Angry fliers to get aviation ombudsman to deal with their complaints

Plans announced by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) will see the introduction of an independent ombudsman to help consumers sort out problems on issues such as flight delay compensation.<p>The CAA previously handled complaints against airlines but its role is ending. The new ombudsman will have more …

Jade Helm 15 FEMA Coffins And Huge Military Vehicle Buildup - Southern California

<b>April 13, 2015</b><p>With a large swath of Southern California listed as 'hostile' in the upcoming US Military's Jade Helm 15 'martial law' roundup, YouTube …

Jade Helm 15 FEMA Coffins And Huge Military Vehicle Buildup - Southern California

<b>April 13, 2015</b><p>With a large swath of Southern California listed as 'hostile' in the upcoming US Military's Jade Helm 15 'martial law' roundup, YouTube …

Jade Helm 15 FEMA Coffins And Huge Military Vehicle Buildup – Southern California

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US Gov = $1BILLION on FEMA Coffins, FEMA Death Camps, Body Bags

You are watching the most interesting part of a page. See full version<p>Size<p>US Gov = $1BILLION on FEMA Coffins, FEMA Death Camps, Body Bags<p>Published: …

FEMA Coffins Filmed On Their Way To Concentration Camps (Video) | Alternative

<b>Story Views</b><p>I dont know what to think of this. The whole FEMA coffin concentration camp things has been going on for 20 years or so. Hasn’t happened …

FEMA Coffins segment

Forgot to tag the audio, looks like I did it as well.<p>Sorry, the site only accepts MP3 files and as I only have a laptop available at the moment, to …

FEMA PRISON CAMPS, COFFINS, MASS GRAVES & TRAINS