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CLOUD Act: an jurisdiction and human rights case

The Westphalian model of nation-state based on territorial sovereignty has undergone changes with the expansion and use of the internet, which is based on decentralization, openness, collaboration and cross-border movements between countries. With two very different logics, relations between states and the internet have undergone constant changes, leading to a number of discussions in courts…

DDOS attacks and the GitHub case

  On February 28 the Github site was the target of one of the biggest DDOS (denial of service) attacks in history. The attack used a memcached, distributed system vulnerability used to speed up dynamic database-using sites, this service basically has the function of creating a cache of data in RAM to reduce the number…

Dia da Internet Segura 2018

Safer Internet Day 2018

The Internet is an essential invention that has undoubtedly changed the world in more ways than we can imagine. Not all of these changes, unfortunately, are positive. We can connect faster to other people, find content easier and transfer various information very fast but care is needed for the safety of the user, because these communication advantages…