Alec Baldwin Shooting: Breaking Every Rule of Gun Safety

News reports tell us the Alec Baldwin shooting really happened. On the scene of the movie adaptation of the Nebula award-winning science fiction novel, Rust, Alec Baldwin accidentally shot and killed an assistant director of photographer and wounded another person. Film producers hire weapons handlers to take care of these issues. Public controversy still swirls…

Fish with human teeth found in North Carolina

A fisherman at Jennette’s Pier in North Carolina reeled in a surprise from the Atlantic: a fish with human teeth. Fish with human teeth are real Except, the sheepshead fish teeth aren’t real human teeth. You just think they look like human teeth. The sheapshead fish is commonly found swimming along the Atlantic coast, from…

Did the FBI Leave a Backdoor In Your iPhone?

Is the FBI hacking into every iPhone? An unknown person posted a screenshot of (unconfirmed) source code to Github. The screen purportedly shows common OS X boot code. The computer code, written in C, contains a “suspicious” line: PROFILE_ENTER(“FBI”); Some people seem to think this allows the Federal Bureau of Investigation to bypass security measures…

You Must Change Your Passwords Immediately

The Internet doesn’t come with a safety harness. If you are using online commerce (which is nearly everyone), there is always some risk of a security breach–and even identity theft. Now, security researchers have discovered an enormous spam list–containing over 710 million email addresses. Uncovered by Benkow, a Paris-based security researcher, this is the largest…