Month: December 2014

A threat from ISIL prompted India to block Github and 31 other sites

That should work out well. Half the developers on Github live in India. To be clear, even a direct, viral threat from ISIS would be no justification for blocking these sites, which include the Internet Archive, Github, and Pastebin. The… Read More ›

Instant Karma, Internet-Style

Let’s take a hypothetical: say, you’re a self-proclaimed whistleblower and security conference attendee with a Twitter account, a highly-strung nature, and roughly 300 followers. We’ve all been at those conferences. We know what they’re like. Maybe you’re a little bored;… Read More ›