Monday review - the hot 20 stories of the week

Filed Under: Cryptography, Data loss, Law & order, Privacy, Social networks, Weekly Summary

It's Monday again, so here are the last week's hot stories all in one place.

Catch up quickly with the last 20 Naked Security articles!

Cryptography

What's Wikileaks hiding in 400GB of 'insurance'?

General interest

LivesOn says death is no excuse to stop tweeting

Cyber Security Challenge

US science fund pumps $20m into cybersecurity

Who is SophosLabs: Rowland Yu

LastPass, hackable lights and more - 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

Hacking and scams

Mark Zuckerberg's own Facebook timeline hacked

League of Legends hacked, PII stolen

NSA "cracked" UN teleconferencing system

Law and order

Bradley Manning sentenced - gets 35 years

New Zealand passes domestic spying legislation

OS and software

Microsoft predicts bleak future for XP users

Welcome to Zmap, the "one hour" internet scanner

Which web browser do you trust? [POLL]

Privacy and online safety

Why we should still be worried about Gmail privacy

Groklaw closing due to "total surveillance"

RSPCA has access to confidential police data

5 tips to make your Facebook account safer

NSA 'technology glitch' violated US Constitution

Next version of web will have surveillance resistance

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About the author

Paul Ducklin is a passionate security proselytiser. (That's like an evangelist, but more so!) He lives and breathes computer security, and would be happy for you to do so, too. Paul won the inaugural AusCERT Director's Award for Individual Excellence in Computer Security in 2009. Follow him on Twitter: @duckblog