The Australian Taxation Office has won a major battle over a tax avoidance scheme used by companies associated with Sydney’s Binetter family, founders of Nudie Juice.
A hacker gained access to hundreds of cryptocurrency wallets belonging to the Russian special services, and may have transferred stolen bitcoins to Ukrainian aid organizations, cryptocurrency experts now believe.
Russo-Ukrainian War: Dam! Big Serge. Excellent on the Dnieper watershed
Kakhovka dam breach is a perfect crime Indian Punchline
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Nord Stream revelations should chasten Ukraine dam ‘hot takes’ Responsible Statecraft
Highlight on cyber security issues, June 3, 2023 – Privacy and cybersecurity issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few. On a weekly basis Pete Weiss highlights articles and information that focus on the increasingly complex and wide ranging ways technology is used to compromise and diminish our privacy and online security, often without our situational awareness.
Four highlights from this week: New EPIC Report Sheds Light on Generative A.I. Harms; Don’t Store Your Money on Venmo, U.S. Govt Agency Warns (or PayPal); FTC Says Ring Employees Illegally Surveilled Customers, Failed to Stop Hackers from Taking Control of Users’ Cameras; and Twitter withdraws from EU’s disinformation code as bloc warns against hiding from liability.