Crypto-wars

January 2022

January 2022


Vol. 5, Iss. 4
Robin’s Newsletter #188
Vol. 5, Iss. 4

UK government advertising campaign against E2EE. Merck win 'act of war' cyber insurance lawsuit. More Russian action against cyber crims.

October 2021

October 2021


Vol. 4, Iss. 42
Robin’s Newsletter #174
Vol. 4, Iss. 42

White House ransomware summit attended by over 30 countries. Client-side scanning (such as for CSAM) may undermine democracy. Don't view-source on Missouri state websites

August 2021

August 2021


Vol. 4, Iss. 32
Robin’s Newsletter #164
Vol. 4, Iss. 32

Apple's plans to have iPhone continuously scan for child sexual abuse material are ripe for abuse.

June 2021

June 2021

WWDC21: Death. Taxes. Privacy. Tech. Law. And Economics.

Making a Twitter thread from earlier in the week a little easier to digest. There are some interesting new privacy features from Apple at their World Wide Developers Conference this week: Mail Privacy Private Relay Hide My Email On-device Siri App Privacy Report I’ve seen lots written on 1-3, less on the latter, plus the potential hidden amongst the announcements. First up, the solutions here aren’t new tech: Voice Control has been in iPhone for alarms, music, etc for… 7(?

April 2020

April 2020


Vol. 3, Iss. 10
Robin’s Newsletter #90
Vol. 3, Iss. 10

Cashing in on loyalty points; scam certificate pages and the CIAs password