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Hackers breach FSB contractor, expose Tor deanonymization project and more

Image: 0v1ru$ Hackers have breached SyTech, a contractor for FSB, Russia’s national intelligence service, from where they stole information about internal projects the company was working on behalf of the agency — including one for deanonymizing Tor traffic. The breach took place last weekend, on July 13, when a group of hackers going by the name of 0v1ru$ hacked into… Read more →

InvisibleShield Glass+ Privacy screen protector: Keep your iPhone XS safe from drops and prying eyes

Consumer’s dilemma: iPhone XS or iPhone XR? Those wanting to upgrade their iPhones currently have an interesting quandary. And Apple store employees are very aware of it. Since I carry my phones in my pants pocket and often with just a very slim case, I’ve been using tempered glass screen protectors for years. Given the density of people on my… Read more →

Time for enterprise architects to ask the hard business questions

Enterprise architects need to stop thinking of what they do as architecture for IT, and start thinking about it as architecture for the business. With digital transformation upending so many companies, re-arrranging internal technology may be akin to re-arranging deck chairs on the digital Titanic. Photo: LeanIX That’s the word from Mark McGregor, strategy consultant for LeanIX and former Gartner… Read more →

Do you make these mistakes with your iPhone or iPad?

The iPhone and iPad are probably two of the most ubiquitous, and most well-known consumer electronics devices in existence. I’m sitting in a café in the wilds of Wales, UK, and I can see half a dozen of them being cradled gently by their owners, who give them copious taps and strokes. But it’s also amazing how many people are… Read more →