Fifty-six million sets of unprotected data were found in cloud databases used to store mobile application data, an investigation by German researchers has shown.
South Carolina has had lethal injection since the death penalty was reinstituted in 1974. However, no inmates have been executed since 2011.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation, the non-profit defender of digital rights, has released their latest attempt to fill in where privacy protection laws have fallen short.
The 8,500-year-old skeleton found in Washington state by two college students was originally thought to be a relatively recent homicide victim – until they found the stone spearpoint embedded in his hip
Police have no reason to believe that he has left the Charleston area, but are distributing information about him and the vehicle around the country. Police said he is likely still armed, and a public danger.
Fredericks faces a maximum of 10 years in prison on the second-degree count of passion-provocation manslaughter in the case, which has polarized the rural New Jersey town where it happened. But there’s a whole other side to the story, stretching back decades.
LSD sheets depicting the characters from “Breaking Bad," an assault rifle, and what appears to be a sheathed Katana sword are seen in this police video of the lab that was released on Tuesday.
Even after digital forensics has evolved enough to investigate the complexity of today’s smartphones, it still needs to get back to the basics. In the third and last part of our discussion with Andrew Hoog, CEO of NowSecure, Inc., DFI News talked about some of the basics of mobile forensics, and how they apply to his company’s software and cloud platforms.
The brown powder substance is still undergoing testing, and authorities are trying to determine how the substance was brought into the cell.
This man was last seen running away from the crime scene wearing a brown t-shirt and blue jeans, and is described as 5 feet 10 or 11 inches tall weighing around 230 or 240 pounds
LastPass, the cloud-based keeper of online passwords, has had a breach in security. CEO Joe Siegrist and the LastPass team has informed customers that account email addresses, password reminders, server per user salts, and authentication hashes were compromised.
In a second Office of Personnel Management data breach revelation, it was discovered that deeply personal information submitted by U.S. intelligence and military personnel for security clearances — including mental illnesses, drug and alcohol use, past arrests, bankruptcies, affairs and more — was stolen by hackers linked to China, The Associated Press reports.
Two prisoners have sued the Massachusetts Department of Corrections to get access to the latest Hepatitis treatments.
A woman who worked at the Clinton Correctional Facility in Upstate New York gave two inmates contraband that helped with their escape last week, according to reports. Also, she has told authorities that she befriended the inmates, and agreed to be their getaway driver. But she had a panic attack before she was due to pick them up.
Often people who work with computers and information develop an affinity for certain programming languages and particular operating systems. Those in the forensic and security fields are no exception. In the smartphone world, the two major players, Android and iOS, have their fans as well. NowSecure CEO Andrew Hoog gives DFI News his perspective.