Monthly Archives: January 2011

What’s Fueling Mideast Protests? It’s More Than Twitter | Danger Room | Wired.com

What’s Fueling Mideast Protests? It’s More Than Twitter By David Kravets January 27, 2011  |  6:46 pm  |  Categories: Info War [Updated at bottom, 7:15 p.m. EDT, with fresh info from Cairo on communications clampdowns.] Don’t call it a Twitter … Continue reading

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Conversation :: Unauthorized status @firetow

Mike Dammann (@firetown)2011-01-31 06:28@911_insidejob the problem is not mubarak, the issue is what’s after Pssst! Block him ! He’s so damn obvious – pfft. You probably won’t listen anyway but one of these days you will wish you had’ edd, … Continue reading

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Hacker Challenging Court Order to Surrender Computer Gear to Sony | Threat Level | Wired.com

Hacker Challenging Court Order to Surrender Computer Gear to Sony By David Kravets January 30, 2011  |  10:39 pm  |  Categories: Censorship, Digital Millennium Copyright Act Hacker George Hotz must surrender his computer gear to Sony next week The lawyer … Continue reading

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Amid Street Protests, Twitter Shuttered in Egypt | Threat Level | Wired.com

David Kravets January 25, 2011  |  6:07 pm  |  Categories: Censorship, Cybersecurity Twitter confirmed Tuesday evening that its microblogging site has been shuttered by Egyptian authorities. This came hours after widespread reports that access had been cut off, as Egyptians … Continue reading

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Egypt’s Last-Standing ISP Goes Dark | Threat Level | Wired.com

Egypt’s Last-Standing ISP Goes Dark By David Kravets January 31, 2011  |  6:55 pm  |  Categories: Censorship, Cyber Warfare A small Egyptian ISP that continued sputtering along after the government ordered Egypt off the internet Friday is now offline. Security … Continue reading

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Mubarak’s Going to Saudi Arabia, CIA-Backed Forecasters Say | Danger Room | Wired.com

Mubarak’s Going to Saudi Arabia, CIA-Backed Forecasters Say By Noah Shachtman January 31, 2011  |  6:01 pm  |  Categories: Spies, Secrecy and Surveillance Hosni Mubarak’s 30-year rule of Egypt is probably coming to an end, and that means he’ll likely … Continue reading

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Did Egypt’s Army Just Throw Mubarak Under The Bus? | Danger Room | Wired.com

Did Egypt’s Army Just Throw Mubarak Under The Bus? By Spencer Ackerman January 31, 2011  |  2:16 pm  |  Categories: Info War It looks like Egypt’s dissidents got a major boost for their emerging revolution. The Egyptian Army reportedly issued … Continue reading

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