Nate Silver sees 70% chance Hillary Clinton will run in 2016, says would be slight favorite vs Republican. (From talk @ Rapid7 conference
Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years in prison, dishonorably discharged from military, loses some pay #WikiLeaks
David Litchfield resigns from Accuvant. Says taking job in Australia but will do database research while he waits for work visa.
BOSTON (Reuters) – A man who hacked into Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook page to expose a software bug is getting donations from hackers around the world after the company declined to pay him under a program that normally rewards people who report flaws.
Khalil Shreateh discovered and reported the flaw but was initially dismissed by the company’s security team. He then posted a message on the billionaire’s wall to prove the bug’s existence.
BOSTON (Reuters) – In the world of cyber fraud, a fake fan on Instagram can be worth five times more than a stolen credit card number.
As social media has become increasingly influential in shaping reputations, hackers have used their computer skills to create and sell false endorsements – such as “likes” and “followers” – that purport to come from users of Facebook, its photo-sharing app Instagram, Twitter, Google’s YouTube, LinkedIn and other popular websites.