Shaken but not stirred – Sony Pictures

It's been a chilling experience for Sony Pictures, and a little surreal for those observing. It could be one of their movies.... Bruce Schneier has some thoughts. The hacking incident has shocked many, although any of us in information security may not be particularly surprised. After many years in information security I am continually disappointed by … Continue reading Shaken but not stirred – Sony Pictures

DDOS attacks in Sweden

The DDOS attacks, impacted the availability of the websites of train operators SJ, as well as those of south Swedish public transit operator Skånetrafiken, Region Skåne, and Sweden's alcohol retail monopoly Systembolaget. A group of 16 year olds have claimed responsibility, but this is not yet confirmed. No reason yet apparent on why this was … Continue reading DDOS attacks in Sweden

Hacker Barnaby Jack dead

Really sad when any person dies so young, only 35 years old, and Barnaby Jack was really making a difference. He hacked into devices, e.g. medical devices, that administer insulin and medical devices in general. He proved that he could hack in a administer lethal does to the barer. He forced medical companies to rethink … Continue reading Hacker Barnaby Jack dead