Month-End Security Notes

Bitcoin-related problems.  It's been a while since I've heard anything of Bitcoin. The FBI wants wiretap-friendly social networks.  Putting holes into social networks leads to social networks being exploited.  That article is about using users to spread malware, but there's no backdoor which only the FBI can get to. The downside to rushing into electronic…


Hayekian Wednesday

Don Boudreaux has an analogy explaining how a superficial understanding of a phenomenon does not necessarily imply the ability to replicate it.  There are many things we simply do not see. William Briggs also links to a great series demolishing Alex Rosenberg's arguments.