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With a major cloud IP camera company hacked, how safe are you?

A few days ago Verkada, a cloud-based camera management company was shown to have had several thousand of its cameras or data compromised. I’m not going to rehash everything, but Tesla, police interrogation rooms, women’s prisons, hospitals, etc were shown to reporters. Here’s a link on Bloomberg that covers it pretty well. Oh yeah, to answer the question in the headline, unless you’re keeping your IP camera data on your own...

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The known Parler data breach is not quite as extensive as reported

A few days ago Parler’s host, Amazon Web Services, after a lengthy documented series of complaints and warnings, shut down the social network’s access to the Amazon Web Services platform. It was widely reported that a massive hack caused by making fake admin accounts happened, and you know what, that might have happened also, but it was a very poorly designed website with no … not going to say hacking, but it was Parler’s...