SN 753: Promiscuous Cookies


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  • Twitter, Google, and Facebook tell Clearview AI to stop stealing your face to catch crooks
  • The NIST is testing methods to recover data from smashed smartphones
  • Whoa! We get to REMAIN with Security Essentials under Windows 7!
  • Microsoft drops a fix for the wallpaper stretch black screen
  • Windows 7 users are being told: "You don't have permission to shut down this computer."
  • Win10 Firefox users being "reminded" about Edge
  • Last week Google closed an Android RCE flaw in the BlueTooth daemon.
  • Data Exfiltration Technique of the Week
  • CIA Uses Crypto AG to spy on the world
  • Chrome 80 appeared last week with its implementation of the updated handling of the optional "SameSite" enforcement cookie property

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