Category Archives: Privacy

Treasury’s IG probing illegal surveillance allegations – ABC News

Treasury’s IG probing illegal surveillance allegations – ABC News “BuzzFeed, a news website, is quoting unnamed government sources as saying that Treasury’s Office of Intelligence and Analysis has “repeatedly and systematically violated domestic surveillance laws by snooping on the private … Continue reading

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Prof: ‘meritocracy’ is a ‘whiteness ideology’ | Teaching Failure for $50,000 a year

Prof: ‘meritocracy’ is a ‘whiteness ideology’ “Angela Putman, who teaches public speaking at Penn State-Brandywine, designed a comprehensive three-day seminar on “white privilege” for her students, then interviewed 12 attendees on their belief in meritocracy and equal opportunity. ….To her … Continue reading

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Google warns that Obama Administration demanded more of your private data than ever | ZDNet

And thousands more user accounts have been affected by US national security orders than previously reported. Source: Google warns that govt is demanding more of your private data than ever | ZDNet

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Ex-NSA hacker Steals MacOS High Sierra Passwords | Keychain Exploit 

The vulnerability lets an attacker steal the contents of a Keychain — without needing a password. Source: Ex-NSA hacker drops macOS High Sierra zero-day hours before launch | ZDNet

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Smart Gadgets Will Listen & Watch You.  Always & Everywhere

The camera and microphone are the new mouse and keyboard. Source: The camera and microphone are the new mouse and keyboard – Business Insider

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Va. college grads can sue Rolling Stone over fake gang rape story | Bravo

Va. college grads can sue Rolling Stone over fake gang rape story – NY Daily News “A federal appeals court in Manhattan decided Tuesday that several University of Virginia grads who claim they were defamed in a fabricated Rolling Stone … Continue reading

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Sen. Feinstein Wants a Catholic Ban On Judges, But Not a ‘Muslim’ Ban On Immigration | Religious Bigot 

Source: Princeton’s Robert P. George: Sen. Feinstein is a Liberal Bigot and Should ‘Resign’! Can you imagine the media/Hollywood uproar if a Republican said Muslim dogma disqualified a judicial candidate. The Party of Kennedy, a Catholic, has turned it’s back … Continue reading

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