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Two More Talks Cancelled at Black Hat

Two more talks have been pulled from the Black Hat conference, which kicks off tomorrow in Las Vegas, following the cancellation of the notorious hacking Tor panel a few weeks ago. One talk relates to hacking into home alarm systems while the other concerns “Snake”, a Russian espionage campaign, according to Reuters. Black Hat has […]

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‘De-Anonymizing Tor’ Talk Pulled from Black Hat Conference

A talk scheduled to take place at next month’s Black Hat conference, which would discuss cracking anonymous users of Tor, has been cancelled due to some legal wrangling. Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh were lined up for the talk but at the request of lawyers from the university, the talk has now been […]