Friday Squid Blogging: Squid Bites Diver

I agree; the diver deserved it.
As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that ... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Malware-Infested Smart Card Reader

Brian Krebs has an interesting story of a smart ID card reader with a malware-infested Windows driver, and US government employees who inadvertent... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Manipulating Machine-Learning Systems through the Order of the Training Data

Yet another adversarial ML attack:
Most deep neural networks are trained by stochastic gradient descent. Now “stochastic” is a fancy Greek word f... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Forging Australian Driver’s Licenses

The New South Wales digital driver’s license has multiple implementation flaws that allow for easy forgeries.
This file is encrypted using AES-256-CBC ... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Friday Squid Blogging: Squid Street Art

Pretty.
As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven’t covered.
Read my blog posting guidelines <a... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

The Onion on Google Map Surveillance

“Google Maps Adds Shortcuts through Houses of People Google Knows Aren’t Home Right Now.”
Excellent satire.... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Bluetooth Flaw Allows Remote Unlocking of Digital Locks

Locks that use Bluetooth Low Energy to authenticate keys are vulnerable to remote unlocking. The research focused on Teslas, but... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Websites that Collect Your Data as You Type

A surprising number of websites include JavaScript keyloggers that collect everything you type as you type it, not just when you submit a form.
<blockquo... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

iPhone Malware that Operates Even When the Phone Is Turned Off

Researchers have demonstrated iPhone malware that works even when the phone is fully shut down.
<b... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Attacks on Managed Service Providers Expected to Increase

CISA, NSA, FBI, and similar organizations in the other Five Eyes countries are warning that attacks on MSPs — as a vector to ... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

The NSA Says that There are No Known Flaws in NIST’s Quantum-Resistant Algorithms

Rob Joyce, the director of cybersecurity at the NSA, said so in an interview:
The NSA already has classif... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

This is a current list of where and when I am scheduled to speak:

I’m speaking on “Securing a World of Physically Capable Computers” at OWASP Belgium’s chapter meeting in Antwerp, B... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Friday Squid Blogging: Squidmobile

The Squidmobile.
As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven’t covered.
Read my b... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

ICE Is a Domestic Surveillance Agency

Georgetown has a new report on the highly secretive bulk surveillance activities of ICE in the US:
When you think about government surveillance in the United States, you likely think of... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Apple Mail Now Blocks Email Trackers

Apple Mail now blocks email trackers by default.
Most email newsletters you get include an invisible “image,” typically ... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

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Friday Squid Blogging: Squid Filmed Changing Color for Camouflage Purposes

Video of oval squid (Sepioteuthis lessoniana) changing color in reaction to their background. The <a href... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

Corporate Involvement in International Cybersecurity Treaties

The Paris Call for Trust and Stability in Cyberspace is an initiative launched by French President Emmanuel Macron during the 2018 UNESCO’s Internet Governance Forum. It’s an attempt by the world’s governments to come together and create a s... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

15.3 Million Request-Per-Second DDoS Attack

Cloudflare is reporting a large DDoS attack against an unnamed company “operating a crypto launchpad.”
While this isn’t the <a href="https://blog.c... schneier.com/blog/archives/202

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