UsenetBucket Now Accepts WebMoney, Alipay, UnionPay & Dotpay

by Grey One •

UsenetBucket is a Usenet provider from Netherlands that is sourced from XSNews (an independent Usenet feed). The service has integrated 70 new payment methods — to better support international customers. You can use these payment methods by selecting “Other local payment methods” during the order process. You’ll be redirected to the payment page and the local payment methods for you …

New Encryption Attack Can Steal Android and iOS Data

by Tracy Knauer •

The newest threat to data privacy on mobile devices enables attackers to break the encryption keys of data stored on Android phones and tablets and iPhones. That’s according to recently published academic research. As the Register reports, the attack involves using a probe to collect a phone or tablet’s electromagnetic emissions while it is encrypting or decrypting data. The probe …

Amazon Will Add Disk Encryption to Fire OS Tablets Again

by Tracy Knauer •

Amazon has decided that mobile device data should be kept private after all. This week, the company announced that it has changed course and will re-implement full device disk encryption for Fire OS tablets. As we noted a few days ago, Amazon recently removed full disk encryption features from its Fire OS operating system, which is used on Kindle tablets. …

Mouse Movements Could Identify Tor Users’ Real IP Address

by Tracy Knauer •

The latest threat to Tor, the online anonymity tool, is simple but serious: Mouse movements may be used to identify users online. Tor is designed to hide your identity on the Internet by making it impossible for websites, or people eavesdropping on network traffic, to determine your true IP address. It does a pretty good job of that by routing …