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2018-04-02 | Nikulin extradited to US, Meet the HoneyBot, and The Splat Bug

Monday, April 2

TOP STORY

  • What happened to southern hospitality? The sad irony of Georgia's state legislature passing S.B. 315 is that its capital city is in the midst of a cybersecurity crisis. EFF calls the bill an anti info-sec law.

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TWEET OF THE DAY

  • The nightmare voting security scenario for a democracy isn't just stolen elections, but disrupted elections, where there's disagreement about who takes office. Current electronic voting systems aren't designed to effectively resist this, especially when state actors are involved. - @mattblaze

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While lawmakers did make a major concession by exempting terms of service violations under the measure—an exception we’ve been asking Congress for years to carve out of the federal Computer Fraud & Abuse Act (CFAA)—the bill stills fall short of ensuring that researchers aren’t targeted by overzealous prosecutors.

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