Happy Monday, kittens! We’ve got the latest on prison death cults from Barrett Brown, Vint Cerf, who basically invented the internet, on the future of the internet, when good people put bad things on Facebook (Facebook hides them), your policing tax dollars at work (cooking meth, blowing up government property), a new twist on the old DDoS attack, the Return of Jihadi John, and more!
And, yes, more Ashley Madison news. That hack just keeps on putting out.
Santa Muerte, Full of Grace (TheBarrettBrownReviewOfArtsAndLetters)
The Future of the Internet, According to Its Father (PopularScience)
Download o’ the day: Coalition Contributions to Countering the Islamic State (CongressionalResearchService)
DDoS attacks enter new frontier with Portmapper (SCMagazine)
Police atypically announce suicides, refuse to confirm or give details, claim it’s Ashley Madison hack fallout (BBC) Which leads me to believe they never happened, and are just being used as a moral scare tactic. Police in Canada do not generally announce suicides, much less attribute causality.
Using Two-Factor Authentication Safely (DeepDotWeb)
Top Mainstream Media Bitcoin Fails (CoinDesk)