My mental health break begins tonight

I work a few jobs: mental health, blogging, and Deepweb research. Lately, I’ve felt the need to disconnect — (if only for a day or two), and the time to disconnect is now. I know my physical and mental limitations, and sometimes I take on too much. When I reach these preconceived limits I either shut down or let the world around me know that the time to disconnect has arrived.

mental health break

The time has arrived

I am disconnecting for the next 24 hours...

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Breach response and information sharing

breach data

Some breaches require notification such as those involving patient data or customer information, but sharing is optional. Of course, notification is just one form of information sharing. For example, February’s executive order encourages private sector companies to share information on cybersecuritythreats.

There are advantages and disadvantages of sharing information with others, and here to talk about it are two information security influencers and Dell Insight Partners, Eric Vanderburg an...

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Hell is hot – more Deepweb, Darkweb, Darknet…

Over at the Norse DarkMatters blog I have an ongoing saga (down the rabbit hole) as I journey into the depths of the shadowy underbelly of the underground cybercrime ecosystem.While the black markets are expanding, forums are also evolving. In Part 1 I questioned deviant mindsets, poked the Onion-pastebin, reminded everyone that there is great value in fresh stolen data and that data has an expiration date (decreasing in value with the passage of time).


Deepweb, Darknet, Darkweb – It’s Deep…...

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E-book: From unified communications to WebRTC

E-book: Mobility-Voip-UC-WebRTC
The telecommunications industry has come a long way in 25 years. Soon, PSTN (public switched telephone network) communication systems could become obsolete and go the way of the dinosaur. Today, VoIP (voice over internet protocol) is rapidly becoming the de facto standard for business communications on IP networks for the 21st century.

Amir Zmora, independent consultant at TheNewDialTone and vice president of Alliances & Partnerships at AudioCodes recently described the impact of WebRTC (web re...

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How to prevent leaked data and the next big breach

data breach

Data breaches can become a company’s worst nightmare and in 2015 it is quickly becoming the scourge of our times.

Leaked data

A few months ago I discovered a treasure trove of personal data in a Darknet forum that was leaked in the form of redacted spreadsheet files...

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Will VoIP and unified communications define the future?

One trend gaining traction in the voice over IP (VoIP) realm is unified communications (UC), and it has been transforming the way midsize to large businesses operate.Read More

Is this why AdultFriendFinders was hacked?

Now you can go directly to Hell...(link removed 5/25/15 at 5:23 pm PDT time). Warning: They may attempt to hack you. Only visit their forum (on the Darknet) and use a VPN prior to firing up the TOR browser.

Gratis a commenter at this blog:

Is this why AdultFriendFinder was hacked

Alex: I just posted emails with Adult Friend Finder aka Friend Finder Networks aka Various Inc. at the following link:

I am assuming that the sages have appointed the great ROR for this task...

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AdultFriendFinder complete database is for sale

Yesterday the Hell forum was deluged with requests for AdultFriendFinder (AFF) files (after they had been deleted). It also appeared that our main character ROR[RG] had up and run off with his stash. Ever wonder what the [RG] in the ROR pseudonym represents? This dude is a member of the Rich Gang.

AdultFriendFinder: Full Throttle

With ROR[RG] now running at full throttle, he is selling the entire database for 70 BTC ($16,807 USD)...

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VoIP plays a key role in being future-ready

This is the first in a series about Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and the trends that will transform organizations. Learn what it takes to be future ready and what procedures will mitigate downtime and keep communications flowing.


Steve Day, head of business development at Network Telecom (UK), a leading provider of telecommunication services, says larger enterprises are now embracing the VoIP journey

Large enterprises are gaining confidence as they watch complex deployments successfu...

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