Former Home Depot Managers Depict ‘C-Level’ Security Before the Hack

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Home Depot’s in-store payment system wasn’t set up to encrypt customers’ credit- and debit-card data, a gap in its defenses that gave potential hackers a wider window to exploit, according to interviews with former members of the retailer’s security team. Read the full story HERE Nissan qashqai 1.5 diesel review, Ford fiesta insurance group 2003, Volkswagen golf 6 tuning

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Data Breaches in U.S. History

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Fairpoint, Making getting to know our neighbors all the easier.

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If your currently reading this post from an internet connection provided by Fairpoint Communications, Will you please raise your hand.  If Your Wifi Connection is protected by the ten digits of your phone number, then will you please smack yourself with said raised hand. Aimless wanderings is located in one of the atleast 18 states covered in whole or in part by the communication giant. With hundreds of thousands of access points in the wild, I find myself wandering how […]

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Clandestine Fox attack op uses social engineering to woo new victims

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An advanced persisted threat (APT) group, which previously spread malware by exploiting an Internet Explorer zero-day, has now modified its attack method. Read the full story HERE…

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Hackers claim MitM attack enables iCloud security feature bypass

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Two hackers claim to have discovered a way to bypass Apple’s “Activation Lock,” an iCloud security feature that locks ill-intentioned individuals out of lost or stolen iOS devices Read the full story Here….

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Google says snagging data over unsecured Wi-Fi isn’t illegal, goes to Supreme Court

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Google has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision by an appeals court that its collection of data from unencrypted Wi-Fi networks is not exempt under federal wiretap laws. …Read the full story HERE

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Wi-Fi Alliance says Smart TV security lapse is a ‘one off’

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Our story from yesterday, reporting research that Smart TVs from Philips could suffer from security flaws, has brought this comment from the Wi-Fi Alliance. ….Read the full story HERE

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Apple hurries to correct gaping Wi-Fi security flaw

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Apple officials announced this weekend that a new security update is available for many customers who could be victimized by a security flaw that lets hackers easily infiltrate their iPhone or iPad when the device is connected to a public WiFi connection. …Read the full story HERE

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Apple’s Deafening Silence On ‘GoToFail’ Security Flaw

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On Friday, Apple quietly issued an update for iPhones and iPads that fixed a big problem: encryption wouldn’t stop an attacker on the same network from intercepting sensitive information sent during banking sessions, email sessions or Facebook chats. …Read the full story HERE

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Wifi Password revealed at Super Bowl

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The Wi-Fi credentials, which have likely been changed as news of the security gaffe has spread like wildfire on Twitter and community blogs, … Read the full story Here

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We at Aimless Wanderings want to help assist the local humane societies find homes for their older cats. An older cat is harder to find a forever home, by taking the fees away from the adoption we hope to make their stay in the shelter as short as possible.

These fees range between $40 and $70 dollars, as we are looking to sponser the older ones of the group. The Humane Society we are currently working to help is the Conway Humane Society you can find the site and there current list of furry residences at

https://www.conwayshelter.org/pages/adopt_cats.html