"Google DeepMind's AI program learns human navigation skills": https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/may/09/googles-ai-program-deepmind-learns-human-navigation-skills
Some analysis of the BMW flaws: https://twitter.com/0xcharlie/status/998982952628473857 by @0xcharlie
The initial paper is here: https://keenlab.tencent.com/en/Experimental_Security_Assessment_of_BMW_Cars_by_KeenLab.pdf
"FBI repeatedly overstated encryption threat figures to Congress, public" https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/fbi-repeatedly-overstated-encryption-threat-figures-to-congress-public/2018/05/22/5b68ae90-5dce-11e8-a4a4-c070ef53f315_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.1fbcc25f87f6
Shall i say not very surprising ?
"The Wayback Machine is Deleting Evidence of Malware Sold to Stalkers": https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/nekzzq/wayback-machine-deleting-evidence-flexispy
"Inside the 76477 Space Invaders sound effect chip: digital logic implemented with I2L": http://www.righto.com/2018/05/inside-76477-space-invaders-sound.html by Ken Shirriff
Speaking of privacy... "Cell phone tracking firm exposed millions of Americans' real-time locations" https://www.zdnet.com/article/cell-phone-tracking-firm-exposed-millions-of-americans-real-time-locations/
*cough, cough* "When attempting to upgrade to the Windows 10 April 2018 Update, select devices with Intel SSD 600p Series or Intel SSD Pro 6000p Series may crash and enter a UEFI screen after reboot." https://www.extremetech.com/computing/269178-windows-10-april-2018-update-isnt-compatible-with-some-intel-ssds
Quand la CNIL embauche et demande certaines qualités très particulières :-D https://twitter.com/H_Miser/status/996044497954967558
Ooops, "2 million lines of source code left exposed by phone company EE": https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2018/05/14/2-million-lines-of-source-code-left-exposed-by-phone-company-ee/
There’s nothing wrong with GPG/PGP.
There is no “bug”. Don’t listen to EFF. Don’t disable GPG. Disable image loading instead (and probably HTML).
This is a bug in email readers. Not GPG.
Well, well, well what a beginning of a week: "Electron – the widely used desktop application framework that renders top programs such as Slack, Atom, and Visual Studio Code – suffered from a security vulnerability that potentially allows miscreants to execute evil code on victims' computers." https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/05/14/electron_xss_vulnerability_cve_2018_1000136/
Some more info about #gpg mail/smime vulnerability: https://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-users/2018-May/060315.html #crypto
ouch... "Attention PGP Users: New Vulnerabilities Require You To Take Action Now" https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/05/attention-pgp-users-new-vulnerabilities-require-you-take-action-now
" THROWHAMMER —
Packets over a LAN are all it takes to trigger serious Rowhammer bit flips. The bar for exploiting potentially serious DDR weakness keeps getting lower." https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/05/attackers-trigger-rowhammer-bit-flips-by-sending-network-packets-over-a-lan/
Here comes the voice of Alexander Graham Bell recorded on a wax disk: https://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-history/dawn-of-electronics/particle-physics-resurrects-alexander-graham-bells-voice