Is two factor authentication such a pain in the rear end that it’s costing the economy millions? Do you feel safe having a Google Nest in your home? And don’t get caught by a catfisher this Valentine’s Day.

All this and much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by B J Mendelson.

smashingsecurity.com/115

BREAKING: EU negotiators say they have struck a deal to approve #Article13 and #Article11, despite massive public opposition. Now only the EU Parliament can stop it. Contact your MEP now! europarl.europa.eu/meps/en/sea

Breaking: The text of #Article13 and the #EU #Copyright Directive has just been finalised

juliareda.eu/2019/02/eu-copyri

Please reshare widely and **take action**. This has the potential to endanger the #internet as we know it, making it more and more composed of only large platforms.

This has the possibility of killing #alternative #socialmedia projects and small #startups trying to compete with the big #corporations.

620 million accounts stolen from 16 hacked websites now for sale on dark web, seller boasts.

The prices for dbs are not that high, which means soon those will be available for more broad audience

theregister.co.uk/AMP/2019/02/

TurkuSec Updates and News

TurkuSec is coming back from beginning-of-the-year hibernation period, and we have a few exiting pieces of news for you!

New comms platform, meetup schedules, CTF team, new board of the association and membership fees: turkusec.fi/turkusec-updates-a

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