Security

Cory Booker: I went to the US-Mexico border. What I saw there horrified me.

What I witnessed at the border made me realize our asylum system is broken.<p>Last week, I traveled to a border community in South Texas to witness firsthand the human impact of the crisis brought about by President Trump’s cruel immigration policies.<p>I’m emotionally raw from the trip. How our country …

Immigration

Trump Invites Putin to Washington After Senate Rebuke on McFaul

The Republican-led Senate signaled unease with President Donald Trump’s shifting policies toward Russia after his meeting with Vladimir Putin as the …

Russia

Trump inviting Putin to Washington this fall

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump hopes to welcome Russian President Vladimir Putin in Washington this fall, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement Thursday.<p>"President Trump asked (national security adviser John Bolton) to invite President Putin to Washington in the …

Donald Trump

Trump was reportedly informed before his inauguration that Putin personally directed election meddling

President Donald Trump was informed two weeks before his inauguration that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally directed the election meddling into the 2016 US presidential race, according to The New York Times.<p>Trump was given classified information showing that Putin ordered cyberattacks to …

Donald Trump

POTUS Goes Twitter Bonkers: “Trump Recognized Russian Meddling MANY TIMES”

Donald Trump’s morning tweet-tantrum was particularly wild this morning, an apparent violent reaction to his administration’s Contraction-gate …

Donald Trump

Ex-DOJ Official Exposes Truth Behind Bombshell Report Trump Saw Proof of Russian Meddling: US Intel Fears He's A Double Agent

What was the driving force behind a leak to the New York Times regarding Trump's knowledge of Putin's role in election interference?A new bombshell …

Donald Trump

Bombshell report: Donald Trump was shown definitive proof Putin ordered cyber attacks on the U.S.

All the way back on January 6, 2017, two weeks before Donald Trump even put his tiny hand on Lincoln’s Bible to take the Oath of Office, U.S. …

Donald Trump

You won’t believe how many online login attempts are made by hackers

Go to your Amazon, Zappos, etc. account now and change the password to something stronger. That’s the takeaway from a cyber security firm’s report that says a whopping 91 percent of all attempts to log into e-commerce websites are from hackers.<p>Attempts by hackers to log into the sites of airlines, …

Tech Trends

Airport Security Couldn't Believe Who Was Being Smuggled In This Metal Pipe

He was destined to be someone's pet 😢<p>When going through airport security, carrying a big metal pipe inside your suitcase is a sure way to trigger …

Animals

Biggest Blood Testing Lab In The U.S. Breached By Hackers

With dozens of locations across the United States, LabCorp is one of the world’s largest clinical laboratory testing groups. It also became the latest entry on the list of U.S. healthcare industry players to be impacted by a data breach.<p>Over the weekend LabCorp announced that it was investigating …

Cybersecurity

How To: Use MDK3 for Advanced Wi-Fi Jamming

You may have heard of a signal jammer before, usually referring to a device that blasts out a strong enough radio signal to drown out the reception …

Computer Hacking

Montenegro more puzzled than affronted by Trump's attention

PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — World War III? Not us, say the puzzled people of Montenegro.<p>Public officials in this tiny European nation didn't know what to say initially when U.S. President Donald Trump suggested that NATO's newest and smallest member, which has a military with fewer than 2,000 …

Geopolitics

Limbaugh: Remember When Obama Did This In Response To Russian Meddling?

Conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh was on a tear on Wednesday over the media's response to President Trump's widely criticized summit with …

Conservative View

How hackers exploit critical infrastructure

The traditional focus of most hackers has been on software, but the historical focus of crime is on anything of value. It should come as no surprise, …

Cybersecurity

'Time' morphs Trump and Putin's faces in horrifying cover you'll never unsee

Holy shit, <i>Time.</i> Good morning to you, too.<p>The magazine known for responding to Trump's every move with striking cover art is back at it, dropping a …

Donald Trump

The Devil's Mouthpiece, Sarah 'Suckabee' Sanders, Is Having a Tough Time Defending Trump's Lies

In her first press briefing in two weeks and only her third on-camera briefing in the past 30 days, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee …

Donald Trump

ProtonVPN

<b>Pros</b><p>Free version. Flexible, low-cost plans. Focus on physical security. Excellent privacy policies. Slick, accessible client. Multi-hop VPN to secure …

Tech Trends

Senate Democrats Question ICE Arrests of Spouses of U.S. Citizens

Cite examples of separations at USCIS offices<p>Some Senate Democrats are alarmed by what may be a pattern of ICE making arrests when immigrants are …

Politics

Putin Touts Summit ‘Agreements,’ U.S. Can’t Say What They Are

Russian government officials have spent the past two days touting important “verbal agreements” made between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin at …

Politics

Impeachment, please! We only suspect collusion but now we KNOW there was an illegal cover-up

<b>T</b>he next image:<p><b>H</b>ere in Portland, Oregon we watch the MSNBC lineup three hours earlier than east-coasters do, so I got to see this extraordinary …

Donald Trump

'Absurd, crazy': Trump discussed allowing Putin to interrogate US ambassador

The White House has declined to rule out accepting a Russian proposal to question on US soil American people – including the former ambassador to Moscow Michael McFaul – sought by the Kremlin for “illegal activities”.<p>The proposal arose at Monday’s summit between the US president Donald Trump and …

News (U.S.)

What Trump Voters Think Of Trump's Russia Comments

NPR's Noel King talks with conservative talk show host Chris Buskirk about how Trump supporters are reacting to the president's statements about Russian interference in the U.S. election.<p>Transcript<p>NOEL KING, HOST:<p>President Trump has spent a lot of time clarifying his words this week. First, he …

Donald Trump

How Much Does a Data Breach Cost?

According to a report from IBM and the Ponemon Institute, the average data breach in the United States could cost a company almost $8 million, and …

Cybersecurity

The Two Biggest Disruptions To Cybersecurity Since The Invention Of The Firewall

One might consider the firewall the most significant invention in cybersecurity in the last 30 years. The firewall has certainly evolved since its inception in 1988 as simple packet filters, launching with stateful filters, then upgrading to its third-generation application layer firewall and more …

DevOps

British Airways asked customers to post personal information on Twitter ‘to comply with GDPR’

Wait, what?<p>Complaining about airlines on Twitter is a universal pastime for disgruntled travelers, and yet somehow British Airways has managed to turn the activity into a data privacy debacle of its own doing. Security researcher and PhD student Mustafa Al-Bassam discovered yesterday that the …

British Airways

Why Russia Will Help the Democrats Next

Election meddling is cheap, effective and here to stay. And hurting the Republicans is the smart strategy for the midterms.<p>Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats warned last week that the nation is under sustained cyberattack from foreign adversaries like Russia. “I’m here to say, the warning …

Foreign Policy

Best DIY Smart Security Systems

Good news: you don't have to hire a professional to install a home security system. Do-it-yourself security kits include everything you need to get …

Home Security

Exclusive: Britain says Huawei 'shortcomings' expose new telecom networks risks

LONDON (Reuters) - Technical and supply-chain issues with equipment made by Chinese firm Huawei have exposed Britain's telecom networks to new security risks, a government report said on Thursday.<p>The assessment, made in a report signed off by Britain's GCHQ spy agency, will intensify the espionage …

Cybersecurity

Oregon Will Vote On Ending Sanctuary State Status In November

4:35 PM 07/19/2018<p>The state of Oregon will vote for an initiative to eliminate the state’s sanctuary status for illegal immigrants in November after …

Conservative View

Ethereum's Most Heated Tech Debate Is Proving It's Far From Over

Ethereum's most polarizing debate is back – and, arguably, as complex as ever.<p>Largely undiscussed since April, the question of whether the world's …

Cryptography