Global Collapse Thursday

November 25, 2015

The stories you were unaware of – happening in your world.
First in a series of weekly telegraphs, direct from the near future!

Deloitte publishes unverifiable survey
http://www.scmagazine.com/consumers-wise-up-to-protecting-their-data/article/456120/

UK police officers praise efficacy of BYOD, work laptops with USB access
http://www.scmagazine.com/two-in-a-thousand-people-view-child-sexual-abuse-images-at-work/article/456122/

Global hotel chain charges money to guests to have their credit card stolen
http://www.darkreading.com/attacks-breaches/hilton-data-breach-focuses-attention-on-growing-pos-malware-threat/d/d-id/1323326?

Opinion: Maybe there’s a new way we can blame young people for adult incompetency
http://www.darkreading.com/attacks-breaches/the-youthful-side-of-hacking-/a/d-id/1323321?

Clever man invents number thing
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/11/25/kamkar_credit_card/

Report: Arms race produces arms dealers, buyers
http://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/2016-smarter-bad-guys-betterarmed/

Babies, old men call for global ban on steak
http://www.technewsworld.com/story/82760.html

Liars: “We are not liars”
https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2015/11/nsa_collected_a.html

Removal of civil liberty the only way to thwart threats to civility, liberty, explains tired government employee
http://www.technewsworld.com/story/82777.html

The age of alchemy? This innovative retailer has found a way to turn dog-shit into gold
http://www.technewsworld.com/story/82787.html

Trusting users misled by for-profit multinational electronics repackaging company
https://threatpost.com/additional-self-signed-certs-private-keys-found-on-dell-machines/115467/