Internet colonialism.

/Internet colonialism.

This is kind of technical but, in a nutshell, it’s describing the way Five Eyes countries are en masse  infecting/colonising innocent computers in order to create their own massive botnet. Bruce Schneier has an accessible rundown of what’s going on and why.

Bonus points: of course the name for this program (HACIENDA) would be racist on at least two levels. Because of course it would be.

2018-04-27T14:00:00+00:006th October, 2014|Tags: bruce schneier, infosec|