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Category Archives: Hacking

Tough Love for Russia’s (Alleged) Election Hack

The Director of National Intelligence (DNI) released its official report this week on Russia’s alleged hack of the DNC’s email servers and the 2016 election. I was really hoping for a smoking gun, but the report proves nothing. It doesn’t contain a shred of forensic evidence. Its paltry 14 pages only demonstrate that Putin wanted […]

Security Secrets from a Hacker

Unless you’re knee-deep in security, you might not know that spy and law enforcement agencies won’t hesitate to break the law in order to spy on you. Or that most companies don’t know where their most valuable data is stored. Or that the Defense Department has no idea how much it actually spends on top […]