Xenophilia (True Strange Stuff)

The blog of Xeno, a slightly mad scientist

Hackers remotely turn off moving car’s engine

  A pair of veteran cybersecurity researchers have shown they can use the Internet to turn off a car’s engine as it drives, sharply escalating the stakes in the debate about … Continue reading

July 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

What are you feeding the Total Information Awareness Network?

Imagine that every iPhone and Android Phone is secretly owned (as in pwned) by the NSA. (There are currently 6.8 billion mobile phones in the world, 2015 according to wikipedia.) … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Coordinated Internet Sabotage, 4:20 am in California, FBI Investigating

It’s been confirmed that the Sacramento County outage is due to vandals who cut cables in Livermore. The cables in Livermore were used to service customers in Sacramento County. That … Continue reading

July 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

US or allies apparently hacked leading cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab

One of the leading anti-virus software providers has revealed that its own systems were recently compromised by hackers. Kaspersky Lab said it believed the attack was designed to spy on … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dying CIA Agent Confesses To Killing Marilyn Monroe

I have accepted the fact that I live in a country where my government will kill (or throw in jail forever without a trial) anyone who misbehaves enough. The definition … Continue reading

May 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hoxsey: The “Quack” who Cured Cancer

What was the formula?  Wikipedia says this: Hoxsey herbal treatments include a topical paste of antimony, zinc and bloodroot, arsenic, sulfur, and talc for external treatments, and a liquid tonic … Continue reading

December 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Congress Passes Bill Which Grants “Unlimited Access to Communications of American”

According to Congressman Justin Amash, Congress just passed a bill which grants the government and law enforcement “unlimited access to the communications of every American”. When the Michigan lawmaker discovered … Continue reading

December 11, 2014 · 1 Comment
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