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How to quickly look up your IP address in OS X

If you need to look up your Mac's IP address, there are some quick ways to do so.

By 26 July 2013

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South Korea traces cyberattack to IP address in China

Servers for banks, TV broadcasters, and an ISP in the country were paralyzed by a massive attack, leading to suspicions that North Korea was responsible.

By 21 March 2013

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Judge dismisses piracy suits, says IP address doesn't confirm state

The ruling is a blow to 15 piracy lawsuits in California seeking to identify the location of BitTorrent users based on IP address.

By 16 May 2012

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IP address doesn't ID individuals in piracy lawsuit, judge rules

In recommending a copyright-infringement case be dismissed, judge says an IP address alone was "unlikely" to uniquely identify the true defendant.

By 4 May 2012

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Skype exploit reveals user IP addresses

While an IP address can reveal a user's city or country of origin, it doesn't provide more specific information. But it can be used to potentially track down users -- i.e., in litigation.

By 1 May 2012

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No black art to the Blackphone's quest for smartphone privacy

While Blackphone sales are off to a lukewarm start, our hands-on with the privacy-obsessed smartphone finds that it simplifies staying secure on the go.

By 30 September 2014

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Addressing self-assigned IP addresses after installing OS X 10.6.8

A few people have reported getting self-assigned IP addresses after installing OS X 10.6.8 on their systems, which should be easily fixed by resetting the system firewall.

By 30 June 2011

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ISPs offer provisional support for site blocking, question of cost remains

An ISP industry body has offered in-principle support of site blocking to stop piracy, but says it is a "blunt instrument" and that rights holders should foot the bill.

By 2 September 2014

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​Leaked whitepaper defines metadata for the first time

A leaked document from the Attorney-General's Department has clarified the mandatory data retention debate, outlining the nature of 'metadata'.

By 1 September 2014

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ASIC admits error in request to block 250,000 websites

As the attorney-general looks to block overseas piracy sites, one government agency has admitted staff responsible for making siteblocking requests were not fully aware of how the process worked.

By 27 August 2014