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Security & Privacy

Schneier on Corona Tracing

Bruce Schneier, well known cryptologist and security researcher, has a few thoughts on corona tracing apps on his blog. Spoiler: he doesn’t like the idea.

His article is revolving around efficiency much more than privacy, concluding that such apps won’t work in the first place.

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Internet & Cloud Security & Privacy

Should Companies Do Most of Their Computing in the Cloud?

Recommendation: Bruce Schneier on Cloud(1) Computing(2).

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Security & Privacy

Eighth Movie Plot Threat Contest

Bruce Schneier announced semi finalists in the eighth movie plot threat contest, that was started April 1st 2015.

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Security & Privacy

Schneier on CAs.

Bruce Schneier comments the CA system is broken.

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Internet & Cloud Security & Privacy

Data and Goliath

Data and Goliath
Data and Goliath

Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World

Bruce Schneier wrote a book about Big Data, mass surveilance and the Internet of Things. Schneier talks about how this effects society and what to do about the increasing datarization of everything we’re doing.

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Internet & Cloud

Lifetimes of cryptographic hash functions

Nice chart. (via @schneierblog)