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Tor Project is NOT getting sued for enabling revenge porn site PinkMeth

Tor Project is NOT getting sued for enabling revenge porn site PinkMeth

A Texas revenge-porn victim is suing the operators of revenge-porn site PinkMeth.com and was (until her lawyer figured out just what, exactly, the anonymising service Tor actually is) suing The Tor Project for helping PinkMeth to operate anonymously.

Apple patch out, Fake support bust, Liquor store leak - 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

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How long did Apple leave holes in Safari? What punishment can a convicted support call scammer expect? And what happens when a liquor store springs a leak?

Find out in 60 Second Security. the security news video that only takes a minute...

Facebook privacy, Google security bug, Law Enforcement victories - 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

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Why did Facebook get into double trouble this week over privacy?

Find out the answer to this and more in just 60 seconds of entertaining and informative video!

Monday review - the hot 20 stories of the week

Monday review

Missed anything last week? Don't worry, here's a little roundup of everything we wrote.

Texas becomes first US state to ban warrantless email snooping

Texas becomes first US state to ban warrantless email snooping

Texans now enjoy greater email privacy than any other state in the union, some are saying. Republicans and liberals alike rejoice.

Warning! Hackers are exploiting Texas explosion news to spread malware

Warning! Hackers are exploiting Waco explosion news to spread malware

Once again, cybercriminals are leaping at the opportunity to take advantage of breaking news stories to spread malware.

Texas student appeals court order to wear "Mark of the Beast" RFID tracking badge

Texas student appeals court order to wear "Mark of the Beast" RFID tracking badge

Andrea Hernandez on Tuesday was ordered to wear an RFID tracking badge that she claims bears the "mark of the beast", but by Friday she had turned the case right back around, asking a federal appeals court to overturn the order to either wear a chip-less badge or change schools.

US school tries to suspend student for refusing to wear RFID tracking badge

US school tries to suspend student for refusing to wear RFID tracking badge

The Texas high school has been temporarily blocked from suspending the student, who objects to the mandatory tracking IDs on reasons having to do with privacy and religion.

Undercover cop outed on Facebook, woman arrested for posting photo

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Police arrested a Texas woman for allegedly posting a photo of an undercover police officer onto her Facebook page.

The case shows that it's time that police learn how vulnerable they are in a social media world.

US schools track teens by putting chips into students' ID cards

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Some parents call it an invasion of privacy akin to tracking cattle, and a coalition of privacy and civil liberties organizations including the American Civil Liberties Union has called for a moratorium on the technology. What do you think?

Sony, Facebook controversy, FBI bust, Armenia cut off - 90 Sec News - April 2011

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Don't just read the latest computer security news - watch it in 90 seconds!

This month: Sony suffers a cloudburst, Facebook courts controversy (again), the FBI busts Coreflood and Armenia gets cut off.

State of Texas exposes data on 3.5 million people

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Susan Combs, Comptroller for the state of Texas announced a massive data leak that resulted in 3.5 million people's social security numbers, names, addresses and in some cases their birth date and drivers license number being exposed.