Location data could be exposed in WhatsApp, Signal, and Threema
“Security researchers have found a surprising method for exposing location data in otherwise secure messaging apps WhatsApp, Signal, and Threema. While the method sounds imprecise, tests showed that it provided greater than 80% reliability.”
Read more at 9TO5mac.com: Location data could be exposed in WhatsApp, Signal, and Threema
Beautiful highlights from Burning 2022. The first Burning Man in two years.
“60,000 people returned this year for a week in the desert with no cell service, public trash or money changing hands. Amazing, over achieving artists set up large-scale sound and interactive art installations-many of which were burned. Black Rock City, NV is an ephemeral town that exists for only one week each year, during Burning Man, a radical gathering. experience. Soundtrack by Super Duper”
“Though often forgotten, this community of technicians, engineers and executives is integral to the functioning of our increasingly digitized society. They are the caretakers of the digital, the wardens of our data, and the unsung heroes working tirelessly to sustain an ever-expanding array of digital objects, including our emails, cat videos, maps, non-fungible tokens, metaverse avatars, digital twins and more.”
Read more: The People of the Cloud on Aeon.