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Attention PGP Users: New Vulnerabilities Require You To Take Action Now

Attention PGP Users: New Vulnerabilities Require You To Take Action Now | Electronic Frontier Foundation

Attention PGP Users: New Vulnerabilities Require You To Take Action Now | Electronic Frontier Foundationhttps://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/05/attention-pgp-users-new-vulnerabilities-require-you-take-action-nowUPDATE (5/14/18): More information has been released. See EFF’s more detailed explanation and analysis here.A group of European security researchers have released a warning about a set of vulnerabilities affecting users of PGP and S/MIME. EFF has been in communication with the research team, and can confirm that these vulnerabilities pose an immediate risk to those using these tools for email communication, including the potential exposure of the contents of past messages.

Internet Cabling Can Double as an Earthquake Detection System

Meanwhile, the Philippines continues to pursue nationwide hide-and-go-seek-from-earthquake game wasting millions of taxpayer money. </fact>

News: Internet Cabling Can Double as an Earthquake Detection System

News: Internet Cabling Can Double as an Earthquake Detection Systemhttp://sea.pcmag.com/news/17955/internet-cabling-can-double-as-an-earthquake-detection-systeThe cables we all rely on for high-speed Internet access can also form part of an early-warning system for earthquakes.

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Irma reminds us of all we don’t know about the natural world

Irma reminds us of all we don’t know about the natural world - The Washington Post

Irma reminds us of all we don’t know about the natural world – The Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/irma-reminds-us-of-all-we-dont-know-about-the-natural-world/2017/09/10/db90d506-9660-11e7-82e4-f1076f6d6152_story.html?hpid=hp_no-name_opinion-card-d%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.a747adcf2ba3Humans in the 21st century know an awful lot. But that doesn’t mean we can control everything. On Sept. 8, 1900, a hurricane drove 15 feet of storm surge over the thriving city of Galveston, Tex., maximum elevation 8.7 feet. At least 6,000 people were killed in what remains the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history. Most of them had less than a day’s warning that a storm was approaching and had no inkling of its power.

How to spot a bad film without even seeing it

How to spot a bad film without even seeing it | Film | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/film/filmblog/2017/jul/03/the-house-film-flop-mariah-carey-will-ferrell-amy-poehler?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=233474&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2From rumours about Mariah Carey’s cameo to embargoed reviews … all the early warning signs were there for Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler’s new comedy The House. The House has also tanked commercially, opening outside the top five and recouping less than a quarter of its production budget. It’s Ferrell’s worst opening for a movie in 18 years.

Naomi Klein: ‘Trump is an idiot, but don’t underestimate how good he is at that’

Naomi Klein: ‘Trump is an idiot, but don’t underestimate how good he is at that’ | Books | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/jun/11/naomi-klein-donald-trump-no-is-not-enough-interview?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=230159&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2The US has a president who embodies many of the things Naomi Klein has been warning about for years. She says her new book had to be written before things got worse

Yahoo warns users of account breaches related to recent attacks

by Grant Gross @ macworld.com

Yahoo has begun warning individual users that their accounts with the service may have been compromised in a massive data breach it reported late last year. The warning, in email messages sent from Yahoo CISO Bob Lord, tell users that a forged cookie may have been used to access their accounts in previous years.

In a new warning to users sent Wednesday, Yahoo said the forged cookie problem allowed hackers to gain access to user accounts without passwords. The company connected the issue to the breach it reported in September.

Red Bull

Red Bull, the energy drink that has become popular among the over-worked and the over-partied, is under investigation in Sweden after reports that at least three people have died after consuming it. A public warning advising people not to take Red Bull mixed with alcohol nor to drink it after exercise has been issued by Sweden’s National Food Administration. More from TheTimes.co.uk’s article “Red Bull under investigation.” Some cocktail recipes may be found here, for those who dare. IHT.com also has this article, “Red Bull: Dot-Com Survival Soda.”