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The Good News: apparently the NSA doesn't yet have the know-how (or more likely the horsepower), to quickly crack our personal passwords. The Bad News: apparently the NSA wants this no-road-...
by jamess
Comment Count 189 comments on Sat Jul 27, 2013 at 06:16 PM PDT with 174 Recommends
As it has become more and more undeniable that the NSA conducts mass domestic spying for reasons other than to prevent terrorism, the pushback has finally approached critical mass . Section ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 115 comments on Sun Feb 09, 2014 at 12:51 PM PST with 170 Recommends
by RNinNC
Comment Count 102 comments on Thu Jun 15, 2006 at 04:53 AM PDT with 169 Recommends
Heartland is a credit card transaction processor that failed to maintain data security. As a result, a malicious program got installed on their servers, compromising about 100 million credit card ...
by Dustbowl Observer
Comment Count 57 comments on Sat Jan 24, 2009 at 05:39 PM PST with 56 Recommends
I can't do the diary tonight. It's sad, and I have no excuse, I just can't do it. But, I confess I do smile, thinking of the fine excuses John Belushi came up with, when HE could not do something ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 117 comments on Sat Dec 01, 2012 at 07:00 PM PST with 52 Recommends
Ah the best laid plans. Here I had my diary plan all set for the night, a pictorial followup to the diary I would have written Saturday evening, had I had time, on my sister's highly subversive ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 127 comments on Thu Dec 06, 2012 at 07:00 PM PST with 46 Recommends
I want to thank the community first, tonight, for truly incredible dialogue in my ‘step-out’ (ie. NON-TC!) diary last night on ways in which Redstate Democrats like me can best use your help. ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 45 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 07:00 PM PST with 45 Recommends
I have been doing some research about ldentity Theft. (First, a notice: I am not really typing the correct spelling of the word ‘ldentity.’ The first letter is a lower case L (yes, even in the ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 58 comments on Mon Sep 23, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
The AP just picked up a week-old story in which Prince George's Country police raided the home of a local mayor in a bizarre case of identity theft, and shot his dogs dead: Mayor Cheye ...
by josebrwn
Comment Count 61 comments on Thu Aug 07, 2008 at 07:09 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
by RNinNC
Comment Count 38 comments on Wed Jun 14, 2006 at 12:26 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
Inevitably, my turn came around. Time again for soulless corporate America to extort from me to pay for their cupidity and stupidity. A letter slithered into my mailbox from an “AmSher Collection ...
by chelonia testudines
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 01:27 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
I didn't see anyone else covering this, so here goes. Lamar Smith, one of SOPA's main sponsors, has another wonderful piece of legislation to try to ram through - this one potentially more damaging ...
by Jaimas
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Jan 20, 2012 at 11:01 PM PST with 33 Recommends
by dougdrenkow
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Mar 21, 2006 at 06:21 PM PST with 31 Recommends
Welcome to Part 7 of our series, The Unrav'ling Thread , where we explore the many strange, beautiful, and perplexing things that happen when a diary is posted and commenters show up. As we've ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Jul 08, 2012 at 10:54 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
by Renee in Ohio
Comment Count 29 comments on Wed Apr 26, 2006 at 03:25 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
I imagine that, like me, many of my fellow Kossacks use TurboTax. I offer this as a cautionary tale. I believe at minimum that TurboTax demonstrably does not follow basic common-sense data protocols ...
by Essephreak
Comment Count 26 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2015 at 02:59 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
What this diary does: Provides actionable steps that you can take to keep your online persona and real world identity as separate as possible, and why you would want to take these actions. What ...
by Richard Cranium
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Mar 26, 2012 at 07:29 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
I thought I knew how to protect my personal information. I guard my credit cards, driver's license, etc, and make sure I shred anything with personal information before I toss it in the trash. I ...
by loblolly
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Apr 27, 2011 at 01:11 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
by velvetdays
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Jun 01, 2006 at 08:34 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
This is really cruel: The American Red Cross has learned about a new scam targeting military families. This scam takes the form of false information to military families....
by Noor B
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Jun 15, 2007 at 02:59 PM PDT with 19 Recommends