Category Archives: security

The US is Out of the Open Skies Treaty. What’s Next? – Air Force Magazine

“… The treaty, which allows nearly three dozen signatory countries to inspect others’ military installations from above, entered into force in 2002, but U.S. officials have raised complaints about Russia’s conduct and argued that satellite imagery is a better option. … Continue reading

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Older Android phones won’t support many secure websites by September 2021 | Engadget

https://www.engadget.com/old-android-phones-lose-many-secure-websites-in-2021-224728196.html

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For the U.S.-Canada relationship, Biden’s win changes everything – and nothing at all

Opinion John Ibbitson – Globe and Mail November 6, 2020 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-for-the-us-canada-relationship-bidens-win-changes-everything-and/ Archive

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Facebook Services and other Apps preinstalled on many devices with option to uninstall removed

Oct 27 2020 Apple, Google, Samsung, LG and many other device makers or mobile wireless providers pre-install their own and or third party apps on devices that some users do not want and disable the option to uninstall them. Here … Continue reading

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Cyber Security and Automation: An Introduction DNS SinkHoles (Pi-Hole)

Interesting layer of security and method to reduce threats, ads and bandwidth usage. I have posted about Open / Public DNS and Secure or Private DNS and related but those didn’t reduce ads and bandwidth usage. Some things may need … Continue reading

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Tesla employee bribed with US$1 million helps FBI arrest Russian hackers – New and Used Car Reviews, Comparisons and News | Driving

https://driving.ca/tesla/auto-news/news/tesla-employee-bribed-with-us1-million-helps-fbi-arrest-russian-hackers

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The United States deems UFOs a national security threat. Why is Canada not taking it as seriously?

The United States deems UFOs a national security threat. Why is Canada not taking it as seriously? https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-the-united-states-deems-ufos-a-national-security-threat-why-is-canada/ Related Opinion: Here’s a believable explanation of those UFO videos released by the Navy Published: Oct. 19, 2019 — By Jurica Dujmovic … Continue reading

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Car theft caught on video shows high-tech thieves stealing Lexus in seconds | CBC News

Car theft caught on video shows high-tech thieves stealing Lexus in seconds | CBC News https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/high-tech-vehicle-theft-42-division-1.5651337 — For those with only keyless FOBs for their vehicles police are suggesting parking in a garage if possible, and put the FOBs in … Continue reading

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Clearview AI to end facial-recognition services in Canada, privacy commissioner says

July 9 2020 Clearview AI to end facial-recognition services in Canada, privacy commissioner says https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-clearview-ai-to-end-facial-recognition-services-in-canada-privacy/ Related Facial recognition firm Clearview AI probed by U.K., Australia for privacy issues https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/international-business/european-business/article-facial-recognition-firm-clearview-ai-probed-by-uk-australia-for/

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Private or Secure DNS

The domain name system (DNS) connects URLs / Links with their IP address. With DNS, it’s possible to type words instead of a string of numbers into a browser, allowing people to search for websites and send emails using familiar … Continue reading

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