Interwebbed: Cyber and Crypto News for April 16

Wanted: Charlie alias "Chuck" Brown by Kevin Dooley on Flickr

Wanted: Charlie alias “Chuck” Brown by Kevin Dooley on Flickr

Happy Thursday, kittens! Want to be an underground drug kingpin? We’ve gotcha covered. Remember the War on Terror? Yeah, how’s that going? We’ve got the latest in Crooked Deputy News, hacktivists around the world, and more!


Americans have yet to grasp the horrific magnitude of the ‘war on terror’ (AlJazeera)

So, you want to be a darknet drug lord... (for 2600 Magazine)

Longreads: Murder at La Casa Green (Buzzfeed)

Anonymous just lost verified badge on Facebook, but no one knows why (Techworm)

Understanding Black Bloc (AnarchistNews)

Puerto Rico exports its addicts to Chicago (WBEZ)

DHS Will Now Indicate When Somebody’s on Their No-Fly List (Reason)

Ed Snowden is acting very strange inside Russia (DailyBeast)

Turkish hackers target Vatican website after Pope’s ‘genocide’ comment (TheStack)

Takeaways From the 2015 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (Tripwire)

What’s the Blockchain, and Why Does Bitcoin Depend On It? (Gizmodo)

Before Gamergate: The Return of Chop Suey (Rhizome)

Canada, land of polite people and smart weaponry (Motherboard)

Petition: Drop the charges against Domanik Green, Middle Schooler facing felony charges (Change)

The FBI Informant Who Mounted a Sting Against the FBI (TheIntercept)

Hackers could commandeer planes through insecure passenger-band wifi (Wired)


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Categories: Anonymous, Crime, Cyber, Hackers, Hacktivism, Media, News

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