A vulnerability in WhatsApp allowed attackers to inject commercial spyware, developed by NSO Group, on to phones.

The spyware could be transmitted through a call, even if the call was unanswered.

It is unclear how many phones were targeted.

Some friends are organising this event on genomics, happening Thu near Kings Cross. eventbrite.co.uk/e/personal-ge It'll explore the ecosystem of companies providing genetic testing services, from different angles eg regulatory, ethical, privacy. See you there!

Upcoming talk on information supply chains for face recognition disruptionlab.org/ai-traps at Disruption Lab's next event on June 14 Berlin megapixels.cc/datasets/duke_mt

In a parallel universe a photo of my kitchen ended up being exhibited at the Somerset House as part of one of the most prestigious photo awards (Sony/Zeiss Photo Awards). Well done, Michy! michelacarmazzi.com/i-wish-i-w

Hi folks, here's a "hello world" toot from CryptoParty London.

Our next event is tomorrow evening at 630pm in East London. Talks on biometrics and privacy + an update talk on the Assange case, following his recent eviction from the Ecuadorean embassy. Also workshops, music, and drinks. FREE ENTRY + BEGINNERS FRIENDLY. For info and details, visit cryptoparty.in/london. 🌈 πŸ” πŸ’»

Hey All, our next CryptoParty London event will be on Tue 30th April. Talks on biometric technology and privacy and human rights concerns associated with it. Also an update talk re Julian Assange, in light of the worrying recent developments. Plus workshops, music, and drinks. Free entry, all welcome, no registration needed. More info coming soon at cryptoparty.in/london/ and CryptoPartyLDN@mastodon.earth. Help us spread the word! πŸ˜€πŸ’»πŸ₯

Free Chelsea Manning!
Free Assange!
Free Ola Bini!

This witch hunt against truth-teller must end!

#FreeChelsea #FreeAssange #FreeOlaBini

If you can't audit it, you probably shouldn't be using it.

The good folks over at @Ethical_net@twitter.com have included us in their list of ethical resources: ethical.net/resources/

A bunch of our friends' projects are also listed, check it out and see what proprietary tech you can cut out of your daily life

#privacy #ethics

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