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Inteligencia aplicada a la seguridad TIC,  Ciberseguridad industrial, Privacidad, Gestión de Identidad y Acceso, Seguridad de la información, Seguridad TIC, Estrategias, Políticas, Eventos
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Use Android? You’re Probably Giving Google All Your Wifi Passwords

Use Android? You’re Probably Giving Google All Your Wifi Passwords | Ciberseguridad + Inteligencia | Scoop.it

And the passwords are in plaintext, too. When you format an Android phone and set it up on first run, after you login to your Google account and restore your backup, it immediately connects to wifi using a saved password. There’s no sort of password hash that your Android phone could send your router to authenticate besides the password itself.

 

 

Oh, and Google is part of NSA’s Prism program. If an NSA analyst, or likely someone from CIA or even FBI (Prism is a “team sport”), asks Google for information about you, your house’s and office’s wifi passwords are likely included in that data. Without a warrant.


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Oppose PRISM-like programs today or lose you privacy tomorrow

Oppose PRISM-like programs today or lose you privacy tomorrow | Ciberseguridad + Inteligencia | Scoop.it

The revelation by a whistleblower has shocked US citizens and those outside of the US to the core of their privacy beliefs. Many ask: “How can our governments do something like this and intrude into our privacy?”. However, experts have expected this type of activity for years.

There is a saying that the power drives those holding it to want more power. Same is true with the governments and their information hunger, which despite being smoke screened in the name of anti-terrorism activities, presents great danger to unsuspecting citizens. Just because they can, does not mean they should.

 


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Forget PRISM, the recent NSA leaks are plain: Digital privacy doesn’t exist

Forget PRISM, the recent NSA leaks are plain: Digital privacy doesn’t exist | Ciberseguridad + Inteligencia | Scoop.it
It's the weekend, but I trust you have enough mental clarity to follow something simple: you have no digital privacy, full stop.

Odd that the first functional argument against the ...

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Gust MEES's curator insight, June 16, 2013 5:29 PM

 

Forget PRISM, the recent NSA leaks are plain: Digital privacy doesn’t exist...

 

Learn more:

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=NSA

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Privacy