The IRS hides its cronyism with the tax industry, Israeli spyware firm spying on governments as well as for, and fixing processor flaws is slowing down our computing.
Plus, Elizabeth Warren and Ron Wyden try to blame Amazon for the CapitalOne breach, and a man fined by the Oregon Board of Engineers for practicing engineering without a license is vindicated as other engineers verify that governments do dangerously shorten yellow light times when they put up speed cameras.
News of the Bogus:
0:50 - The IRS Tried to Hide Emails That Show Tax Industry Influence Over Free File Program https://www.propublica.org/article/the-irs-tried-to-hide-emails-that-show-tax-industry-influence-over-free-file-program#169990
4:47 - Facebook Sues Israeli NSO Spyware Firm For Hacking WhatsApp Users https://thehackernews.com/2019/10/whatsapp-nso-group-malware.html
Exclusive: Government officials around the globe targeted for hacking through WhatsApp https://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-cyber-whatsapp-nsogroup/exclusive-whatsapp-hacked-to-spy-on-top-government-officials-at-u-s-allies-sources-idUSKBN1XA27H
8:20 - Linux maintainer: Patching side-channel flaws is killing performance https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/10/31/linux-maintainer-patching-side-channel-flaws-is-killing-performance/
12:10 - Biggest Bogon Emitter: Elizabeth Warren and Ron Wyden https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/senators-urge-ftc-probe-on-defective-aws-cloud-services-in-capital-one-breach
* Amazon Refuses Blame for Capital One Data Breach, Says Its Cloud Services Were 'Not Compromised in Any Way' https://www.newsweek.com/amazon-capital-one-hack-data-leak-breach-paige-thompson-cybercrime-1451665
16:15 - Idiot Extraordinaire: Oregon Board of Engineers https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20191024/15243343258/guy-state-oregon-said-wasnt-real-engineer-just-helped-convince-government-to-extend-yellow-light-intervals.shtml
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