FAA Coughs Up Info On Where Drones Are Being Flown And Who’s Flying Them

ShareThis FAA Coughs Up Info On Where Drones Are Being Flown And Who’s Flying Them 20 Apr 2012 If you don’t like drones, it’s time to move to Hawaii. It’s one of the few places in the U.S. where no licenses have been issued for unmanned air flights. If you prefer the mainland, North Carolina, […]

Military court orders release of IDF soldier suspected of passing info to rightists

ShareThis Military court orders release of IDF soldier suspected of passing info to rightists –IDF paratrooper Amichai Zoaretz was arrested earlier this week and questioned by military police; Zoaretz expressed strong anti-Arab and anti-leftist sentiments on Facebook. 12 Jan 2012 A military court in Jaffa on Thursday ordered the release from detention of an Israel […]

‘FBI spies, compiles info on Muslims’

ShareThis ‘FBI spies, compiles info on Muslims’ 01 Dec 2011 A US rights organization has accused the FBI of ‘illegally’ spying and compiling information on Muslim community groups under the guise of holding outreach meetings with the groups’ representatives. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said the Federal Bureau of Investigation has been misusing its […]

Twitter must give user info in WikiLeaks probe

ShareThis Twitter must give user info in WikiLeaks probe 10 Nov 2011 FALLS CHURCH, Va. — A federal judge on Thursday sided with government attorneys investigating the disclosure of classified documents on WikiLeaks, and upheld a ruling that the website Twitter must turn over certain account information to prosecutors. Lawyers for three Twitter account holders, […]

Infrastructure at Risk From Feds’ Failure to Share Info, Security Researchers Charge

By Kim Zetter, Wired.com LONG BEACH, CA — If the government really wants to protect the nation’s electrical grid and critical infrastructure from hackers and other attackers, it’s got to change the way it communicates with the people in charge of securing those systems. That was the message sent this week from security professionals to […]