Researchers hide information in plain text

PUBLIC RELEASE: 10-MAY-2018 FontCode embeds hidden information in ordinary text by imperceptibly changing the shapes of fonts in text. Method could prevent document tampering, protect copyrights, and embed QR codes and other metadata without altering the look or layout of a document COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE CAPTION Someone using FontCode would…

Bitcoin wallet devices vulnerable to security hacks, study shows

Public Release: 23-Jan-2018 University of Edinburgh Devices used to manage accounts on the innovative payment system Bitcoin could be improved to provide better protection against hackers, research suggests. Computer scientists have identified security weak spots in gadgets that manage personal accounts using Bitcoin – a form of digital currency that provides an alternative to conventional…

Developing a secure, un-hackable net

Public Release: 11-Jan-2018   University College London A method of securely communicating between multiple quantum devices has been developed by a UCL-led team of scientists, bringing forward the reality of a large-scale, un- hackable quantum network. To date, communicating via quantum networks has only been possible between two devices of known provenance that have been…

Shh! Proven security for your secrets

Public Release: 14-Jul-2017   Kyoto University demonstrates the strength of its new cipher Kyoto University   IMAGE: Kyoto University demonstrates the security of a cipher based on chaos theory. Credit: Kyoto Univeristy / Eiri Ono Kyoto, Japan — How do we know if the electronic keys we use in our devices are really secure? While…

Cameron aide gave ‘top secret’ advice to Macron

  Sam Coates, Deputy Political Editor May 10 2017, 12:01am, The Times One of David Cameron’s top aides gave secret advice to the campaign for the French president-elect Emmanuel Macron, leaked emails have revealed. Ameet Gill, the former director of strategic communications at No 10, charged €18,600 (£15,600) for polling and “advisory services”. The information…

French Government Shuts Down 4Chan links of Macron Illegal Agitation at Le Pen rallies, Tax Evasion #MacronLeaks

This is bad. Really bad for Presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron. Stealing, cheating and inciting to violence against Le Pen. French government just shut down 4chan links with spreadsheet of Macron offshore banking details,and emails concerning illegal agitation at Le Pen rallies, secret alliance with EU, tax evasion etc. It’s massive. And further proof when it…