Comparison of VoIP and TETRA Regarding Security in a Safety Critical Environment

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] In this document, University of Applied Sciences FH Technikum Wien (Vienna, Austria) analyze security threats on VoIP (Voice over IP) and TETRA (Terrestrial Trunked Radio) solutions and mitigation techniques. [nbsp_tc] [/text_tc][spacer_tc pixels=’10’][/spacer_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] Conclusion [/text_tc][spacer_tc pixels=’10’][/spacer_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] “We recommend Tetra for safety critical environments like vessel and port terminal operations, Airports and government emergency authorities….

Georgia staffer fired after arrest for eavesdropping and drug charges

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] ATHENS, Georgia — Georgia has fired an assistant equipment manager who was arrested Friday night on felony eavesdropping and drug charges. James Kevin Purvis, 37, was being held Saturday morning in the Athens-Clarke County Jail on $16,000 bond. He faces three felony counts of eavesdropping or surveillance, felony possession of schedule II controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of marijuana. Georgia spokesman Claude Felton said…

Reasons Why You Should Start Using VPN

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] You may already know what a VPN (virtual private network) is but there is also a very good chance that you never use one. With the continued increase in the number of online threats, it makes more sense to protect yourself in all your online activities. Having the right antivirus software installed is not enough. For an added layer of protection, you should consider…

Swiss prosecutors charge Germans with industrial espionage – report

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] BERLIN/ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss prosecutors are charging three Germans with industrial espionage and violating bank secrecy, a media report said on Tuesday, potentially stoking a simmering dispute between Germany and Switzerland. Zurich prosecutors allege the individuals passed documents to German courts and authorities, several Swiss and German media reported, in the latest twist to a row pitting Switzerland’s long-defended bank secrecy laws against a…

AG’s office accused of eavesdropping in suspected cop killer’s case

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’] [spacer_tc pixels=’30’][/spacer_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Bernalillo County Law Office of the Public Defender is accusing prosecutors of the New Mexico Office of the Attorney General of eavesdropping on protected jail conversations between accused cop killer Davon Lymon and his public defender.[br_tc]Lymon is charged with the shooting and killing of Albuquerque Police Department officer Daniel Webster during a motorcycle traffic stop in 2015. Attorney-client…

Eavesdropping over Visible Light, research confirms that is possible and the attack is less limited

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] Visible light communication (VLC) is one of the newest technologies that has been developed for short and middle range data communication,[nbsp_tc]as a commercial solution is predicted to have a considerable market penetration in the near future due to the advantages the technology brings. VLC provides a flexible communication channel that, according to the standard [2], allows data transfer rates ranging from 11.67 kb/s to…

Alexa’s ‘Drop In’ Feature Makes Eavesdropping Easy

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’] [spacer_tc pixels=’15’][/spacer_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] With a simple voice command Amazon’s Alexa can help you turn on the lights, play music or order a pizza. There’s also a feature that lets you talk to other Alexa users. But Julie Watts tells us, if you’re not careful, they may be able to listen to you without your knowledge. (3:21) WCCO This Morning – March 14, 2018 Source: CBS…

Racine County Sheriff’s expects hundreds of victims from gymnastics coach with hidden cameras

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’] [spacer_tc pixels=’15’][/spacer_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] RACINE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) — The Racine County Sheriff’s Office has released new information about the gymnastics coach accused of setting up a hidden camera to watch people undress and go to the bathroom.[nbsp_tc] According to the Sheriff, James Kivisto had 803 registered children at his gymnastics facility, Wind Lake Gymnastics Center, since it opened in 2007. Kivisto has been around…

GBI investigates recording device found inside Worth Co. Jail

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’] [spacer_tc pixels=’30’][/spacer_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] SYLVESTER, Ga. (WALB) — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into the discovery of a possibly illegal recording device inside the Worth County Jail. The Tifton Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office was notified late last month of a[nbsp_tc]device in the privileged attorney-client interview room at the jail. Prosecutors say it was installed at the direction of now suspended Sheriff Jeff Hobby….

Man arrested for hidden cameras in woman’s home

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][ul_tc timing=’linear’ duration=’1100′ delay=’0′][li_tc icon=’el-el_stop’ icon_color=’#febf2c’] A man in his 20s was booked without detention for installing cameras in and outside a woman’s home, Busan local police said Tuesday. [/li_tc][li_tc icon=’el-el_stop’ icon_color=’#febf2c’] The man is charged with entering the victim’s residence 12 times while it was empty and installing the hidden cameras inside the home. [/li_tc][/ul_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] According to the police, the man spotted the victim…

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