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Here be Dragons – SIGINT won’t go away in 2016 (or later)

Published on January 20, 2016 By René Pfeiffer

The new year is a couple of weeks old. Not much has changed from the perspective of information security. The word „cyber“ is still alive and kicking (just as the „cloud“ is, despite Safe Harbour not being safe any more). Crypto is being used as a scapegoat for major intelligence failures – again and again. […]

DeepSec 2015 Keynote: Can Societies manage the SIGINT Monster?

Published on October 27, 2015 By René Pfeiffer

Gathering data has become very important in the past years. Everyone is talking about intelligence of all shades, few know what it actually means and how you do it properly (we got a workshop for that, if you are interested). Information security needs to anticipate threats and adapt the defences accordingly. The same is true […]