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North Korea blames the U.S. for Internet outages

Reuters: Technology - Fri, 2014-12-26 21:49
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea accused the United States on Saturday of being responsible for Internet outages it experienced in recent days amid a confrontation between them over the hacking of the film studio Sony Pictures.
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Friday Squid Blogging: Mummers Play Featuring Giant Squid

Schneier on Security - Fri, 2014-12-26 17:32
"St. George, the Dragon, and the Squid: A Preservation Mumming," by the American Folklife Center. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven't covered....
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Merry Christmas from the NSA

Schneier on Security - Fri, 2014-12-26 07:29
On Christmas eve the NSA relesed a bunch of audit reports on illegal spying using EO 12333 from 2001 to 2013. Bloomberg article. The heavily-redacted reports include examples of data on Americans being e-mailed to unauthorized recipients, stored in unsecured computers and retained after it was supposed to be destroyed, according to the documents. They were posted on the NSA's...
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