A lawsuit threatening the anonymity of the creator and contributors to the “Shitty Media Men” list risks discouraging anyone in the future from creating similar tools that share information and warn people about violence, abuse, and harassment. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/lawsuit-seeking-unmask-contributors-shitty-media-men-list-would-violate-anonymous
Hometown. Birthdate. Last 10 check-ins. 15 most recent searches.
These are just a few of the data points that hackers accessed on millions of Facebook users in the latest breach.
Hackers and security researchers have never been more important to the security of the Internet. Our new whitepaper analyzes what rights security researchers have in Latin America: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/canada-chile-security-researchers-have-rights-our-new-report
The 'Shitty Media Men' lawsuit seems to be targeted at identifying all of its anonymous contributors and intimidating women who report harassment and violence https://jezebel.com/digital-privacy-advocates-are-concerned-about-the-shitt-1829818902
With your help, California’s kids in foster care and juvenile detention are now guaranteed access to the Internet— just one of the many victories in CA that we won this year. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/ten-legislative-victories-you-helped-us-win-california
Copyright law fundamentally impacts freedom of expression. It must be treated with more care than a traffic ticket. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/09/copyright-and-speech-should-be-treated-ttraffic-tickets
You helped us win ten important legislative victories in California this session, from net neutrality to data privacy rights to guaranteed access to the Internet for kids in foster care. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/ten-legislative-victories-you-helped-us-win-california
EFF's Coders' Rights Project protects programmers and developers engaged in cutting-edge exploration of technology. We’re continuing to expand that work with our whitepaper today, “Protecting Security Researchers' Rights in the Americas” https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/canada-chile-security-researchers-have-rights-our-new-report
The First Amendment protects anonymous speakers like the contributors to the “Shitty Media Men” list. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/lawsuit-seeking-unmask-contributors-shitty-media-men-list-would-violate-anonymous
RT @eff: Don't want to choose between your Fifth Amendment right to refuse to disclose your password and the security and convenience of To…
Don't want to choose between your Fifth Amendment right to refuse to disclose your password and the security and convenience of Touch ID and Face ID? Here's how to disable it quickly: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2017/09/ios-11-more-options-disable-touch-id-means-better-security
We’re watching the case brought against the creator of the “Shitty Media Men” list closely, and we’re prepared to advocate for the First Amendment rights of the list’s anonymous contributors. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/lawsuit-seeking-unmask-contributors-shitty-media-men-list-would-violate-anonymous
If your account was impacted, the best thing to do is focus on some digital security basics: look out for common signs of phishing, keep your software updated, consider using a password manager, and avoid using easy-to-guess security questions. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/what-do-if-your-account-was-caught-facebook-breach
Was your account caught up in the most recent Facebook breach? Check here. https://www.facebook.com/help/securitynotice
Through our Coder's Rights project, EFF is expanding our work to help protect the rights of people in Latin America to investigate security flaws. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/canada-chile-security-researchers-have-rights-our-new-report
Lawsuit seeking to identify contributors to the 'Shitty Media Men' list appears focused on retaliating against them and violating their First Amendment rights to anonymity https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/lawsuit-seeking-unmask-contributors-shitty-media-men-list-would-violate-anonymous
“The very bill that was supposed to stop trafficking has quite literally given formerly irrelevant traffickers new life,” says the deputy director of a San Francisco health and safety clinic for sex workers about SESTA/FOSTA https://www.sfchronicle.com/crime/article/The-Scanner-Sex-workers-returned-to-SF-streets-13304257.php
Not just Europe: EU Copyright Directive will censor the world's internet https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/eu-internet-censorship-will-censor-whole-worlds-internet
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