Hackers trace ISIS Twitter accounts back to internet addresses linked to Department of Work and Pensions – Mirror Online

Teenage computer experts unveil astonishing web of unpublicised interactions linking extremist social media mouthpieces to the British government.

Update: British government admits it can’t stop ISIS extremists using internet addresses

Source: Hackers trace ISIS Twitter accounts back to internet addresses linked to Department of Work and Pensions – Mirror Online

France says ‘non’ to Wi-Fi and Tor restrictions after terror attack • The Register

Daesh-bags won’t kill liberté, égalité, fraternité

The French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has ruled out introducing restrictions on public Wi-Fi and access to Tor as a response to the Paris terrorist attacks.

Earlier this month, documents leaked to Le Monde suggested that the French police were asking for powers for the following (among others):

  • Curtail public Wi-Fi
  • Enforce GPS tracking of rented cars
  • Allow the use of cellphone collection stations
  • Authorize the eradication of Tor

But the socialist leader has told the gendarmes to ficher le camp.

Source: France says ‘non’ to Wi-Fi and Tor restrictions after terror attack • The Register

French institutions propose access ban to free Wi-fi and the Tor

As the fatal Paris attacks altered the security agenda in France, French daily Le Monde, reported that the French government now considers banning access to free Wi-Fi and the Tor anonymity network.Le Monde viewed an internal document from the Ministry of Interior which has a report by the French Department of Civil Liberties and Legal Affairs (DLPAJ) that lists two proposed bills – one around the State of Emergency and the other on combating counter-terrorism.The State of Emergency

Source: French institutions propose access ban to free Wi-fi and the Tor