Category Denial & Deception

Sabotage And Subversion: The Secret Operations Of The SOE

Sabotage And Subversion: The Secret Operations Of The SOE forces.net · by James Wharton 18th May 2020 at 3:55pm Kidnapping German Generals, blowing up factories and infiltrating the water supply of a laundrette with itching powder … three real examples of the top-secret war time operations of the SOE, or to give it its full name, the […]

New Malware Ramsay, Can Steal Data From Air-Gapped Computers

New Malware Ramsay, Can Steal Data From Air-Gapped Computers   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Sudais Asif posted a May 14. 2020 article to the cyber security and technology website, HackRead.com, with the title above. For the better part of two decades, government and corporate entities, and others — have ‘protected’ their most precious digital information on stand-alone, air-gapped […]

Chinese Military Cyber Spies Just Caught Crossing A ‘Very Dangerous’ New Line

Excerpts: The military espionage group’s tactics, described by Check Point as “very dangerous,” involved hijacking diplomatic communication channels to target specific computers in particular ministries. The malware-laced communications might be sent from an overseas embassy to ministries in its home country, or to government entities in its host country. “The group has introduced a new cyber […]

How Well Can Algorihms Recognize A Masked Face?; How China Built Facial Recognition For People Wearing Masks

How Well Can Algorihms Recognize A Masked Face?; How China Built Facial Recognition For People Wearing Masks http://www.fortunascorner.com        Tom Simonite posted a May 1, 2020 article to the security and technology website, WIRED.com, discussing a subject that is getting a lot of attention in the midst of the coronaviurs pandemic — the […]

Fraud And Hacking/How-To Guides Are The Most Sold Items On The Dark Web

fraud-hacking-guides-sold-item-on-the-dark-web Fraud And Hacking/How-To Guides Are The Most Sold Items On The Dark Web   https://fortunascorner.com      Sudais Asif posted an April 18, 2020 article to the cyber security and technology blog/website, HackRead, with the title above. As Mr. Asif explains, the original intent of the Dark Web was to give individuals an opportunity to hide […]

Hackers Are Homing In On Finding Flaws In Video Teleconferencing Service Zoom To Cash In On Bug Bounties; And Selling Exploits On The Black Market; A  Worrisome Connection To China — Makes This App A Reason For Concern

Hackers Are Homing In On Finding Flaws In Video Teleconferencing Service Zoom To Cash In On Bug Bounties; And Selling Exploits On The Black Market; A  Worrisome Connection To China — Makes This App A Reason For Concern   https://fortunascorner.com      With the stay-at-home movement and video teleconferencing boom underway due to the coronavirus […]

New COVID-19 Malware Will Wipe Your PC And Rewirite Your Computer’s Master Boot Record — In Essence, Destroying Your Laptop

New COVID-19 Malware Will Wipe Your PC And Rewirite Your Computer’s Master Boot Record — In Essence, Destroying Your Laptop https://fortunascorner.com      Thieves, con-artists, charlatans and others never let a good crisis go to waste. The security and technology website is reporting that cyber thieves/malcontents are using the COVID-19 crisis as an opportunity to […]

Russia Learning How To Bypass FaceBook’s Disinformation Defenses

Russia Learning How To Bypass FaceBook’s Disinformation Defenses   https://fortunascorner.com      Denial and deception, and a sophisicated disinformation campaign are all elegant arts that have been long practiced by China and Russia, and it is no surprise that Moscow’s disinformation practictioners have evolved to overcome Facebook’s disinformation defenses. Lily Hay Newman wrote in the […]

William McRaven: If Good Men Like Joe Maguire Can’t Speak The Truth, We Should Be Deeply Afraid

  Sad to see someone of ADM McRaven’s caliber not even consider the fact that these so-called intelligence reports and ‘analysis’ from the CIA is part of a calculated and deliberate disinformation campaign by Russia to delegitimize POTUS Trump and the ‘faith’ Americans have in our electorial process. The Democrats, the American left, and the media […]

The Dark Side Of Deepfake Artificial Intelligence And Virtual Influencers

Excerpts: There’s an emerging technology that is starting to gain traction in the tech world. Already featured in most major media networks, the role of deepfake artificial intelligence and virtual influencer (VI) touches on a variety of legal and ethical concerns that the business community should take notice of.  … If you’re experimenting with the use […]