All your Wi-Fi are now belong to hackers (probably)

you’ll want to look for security patches for all the smart home gadgets in your house; depending on how they’re configured, they could be hacked to leak data, and allow hackers to copy or change passwords on your locks and alarm systems.

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HTTPS Certificate Revocation is broken, and it’s time for some new tools

Enlarge / Damn computer hackers, always trying to steal all my stuff. Getty Images / C.J. Burton This article was originally published on Scott Helme’s blog and is reprinted here … Continue reading HTTPS Certificate Revocation is broken, and it’s time for some new tools

How to build your own VPN if you’re (rightfully) wary of commercial options

Aurich / Thinkstock     (In the wake of this spring’s Senate ruling nixing FCC privacy regulations imposed on ISPs, you may be (even more) worried about how your data … Continue reading How to build your own VPN if you’re (rightfully) wary of commercial options