Author Archives: Steve Mierzejewski

About Steve Mierzejewski

Marketing consultant for InZero Systems, developer of the next generation in hardware-separated security, WorkPlay Technology. I've worked in Poland, Japan, Korea, China, and Afghanistan. I'm a writer, technical editor, and an educator. I also do some work as a test developer for Michigan State University.

Trump May Have Been ‘WireTapped’ Through His Samsung Smartphone

And I’m not the only one who’s made this observation. One of the members of the hacking group, Anonymous, made the following comment on Trump’s smartphone of choice, the Samsung Galaxy S3. Whatever you may think about members of Anonymous, … Continue reading

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Are You Being Spied On?

So, Wikileaks releases its CIA documents and the one thing that everyone loses their minds over is learning that their TVs can be used as eavesdropping devices. Really? Where have you all been for the last 5 years? This isn’t … Continue reading

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Snapchat: The Best App for Those Having an Affair or Hiding Bad Behavior… Or Is It?

I have never seen an app so overrated as Snapchat. I have no idea why it is valued at $24 billion. My only guess is that there is either too much extra money floating around or that speculation has become … Continue reading

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Ukraine Braces for an All-Out Cyber Attack on its Infrastructure

Nir Giller, co-founder and CTO of cybersecurity firm, CyberX, suspects that Russia is behind new malware that has been found lying in wait in key infrastructure, banks, media, and scientific research sites throughout Ukraine. However, a member of CyberX contacted me and indicated … Continue reading

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Are You Sure Your Employee Accidentally Clicked on that Phishing Link? Insider Trading on the Deep Web

The problem of inside information being sold on the deep web is not a new one, but it’s certainly one that major corporations need to begin to take more seriously. This is chiefly because more deep web sites are popping up … Continue reading

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The State of the Deep Web 2017: Part 2: The State of the Deep Web Markets

 Before the story on AlphaBay broke (see my last post), I had concluded that the deep web markets had improved since my last report on them in early 2016. At that time, I found that the deep web was operating, but … Continue reading

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