security

Yes Men – Anti-terrorism "personal security" Hoax

This week, in the European Parliament in Brussels, a “defense and security consultant” from a group called “Global Security Response” presented a new kind of solution to terrorism. Showing in a very clever way how the military approach to terrorism is failing. I love the look of those spheres. Here’s the entire presentation including slides. […]

Guest speaker on Nov 11 : Tobias Flessenkemper

Wednesday, 11 November 2015, 10h30-12h00 “The European border regime in South Eastern Europe – between collapse and resurrection” Tobias Flessenkemper, Senior Associate Researcher Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE) – European Institute, Nice/Berlin/Istanbul Tobias Flessenkemper is working on the issue of external and internal security policies of the European Union with a focus on South […]

Surveillance Self-Defense for LGBTQ kids

More timely than ever, now that Germany again wants to retain everyone’s data. Forward this to anyone who might need it… The latest addition to the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Surveillance Self-Defense series is a set of tools and instructions aimed specifically at LGBTQ kids, who have unique threat models (being outed) and adversaries (homophobic friends, […]

Around the World Conference 2014 on Privacy and Surveillance in the Digital Age

http://aroundtheworld.ualberta.ca/the-archives/ 2014 Privacy and Surveillance in the Digital Age The Around the World Conference is an experiment that brings together a research dialogue without the environmental cost of traditional conferences. Institutes and researchers are invited to participate either through presenting or by joining in the discussion. The conference is live-streamed world-wide and archived after the […]

let's Cryptoparty again

  Mittwoch, 30. April 2014 ab 18.00 Uhr bis ca. 21.00 Uhr Workshops und freies Rumhängen Cryptopartys sind eine globale DIY-Initiative zur Emanzipation aus der technologischen Unmündigkeit. Wir meinen, das Thema der digitalen Rundum-Überwachung sollte gerade auch an der Kunsthochschule für Medien kritisch beleuchtet werden. Deshalb freuen wir uns besonders, bereits die zweite Cryptoparty zu […]