Category: Cyber

Iranian ‘intelligence operation’ targeted dissidents’ secure communication

The Iranian intelligence service has hacked into sensitive computer security systems and reportedly stolen electronic identification certificates for Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, Skype and Mozilla (Firefox). The purpose was to break into the opposition’s encrypted communications. To minimize the regime’s ability to steal your information and contacts, it’s time to update your browsers and change your passwords. According to the technology...

Will Barclays Bank be next target of patriot hackers?

Now that hackers and web activists have gone after online supporters of Wikifreak Julian Assange, one must ask, Will Barclays Bank and other British firms be next? Barclays is a big British bank that is housing a legal defense fund for Assange. According to Assange’s London defense team, Barclays is housing an account called “FSI – Julian Assange Defence Fund.”...

Russia creates too many questions about Polish plane crash

The Russian government’s actions raise too many questions about the April 10 airplane crash that killed many of the most anti-Russian leaders of Poland. My recent conversations with informed Polish sources reveal so many irregularities with how the Russian government handled the crash that nobody should presume that the disaster was accidental until all the facts are in. I knew...