Does Amazon have a Key to Your Apartment?

The Article

Does Amazon have a Key to Your Apartment?
This week in Privacy news, VPN servers confiscated in Ukrain were not encrypted and Amazon worked backdoor deals with landlords in some places. We also look at security and silly news for the week.

CryptoWars
This week in the Business News, we look at an update to the eBay harassment case and a recall from Oculus. Tesla re-writes software for the chip shortage, US-based big-tech repair company is a seat shop, and Amazon messes with the price of bitcoin this week.

The Articles

Privacy
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/07/vpn-servers-seized-by-ukrainian-authorities-werent-encrypted/

https://www.techspot.com/news/90550-report-amazon-could-have-key-apartment-building.html

Security
https://www.tomsguide.com/news/mint-mobile-data-breach

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/07/july-has-already-brought-us-2-new-ransomware-groups-hunting-for-big-game/

Business
https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/07/ebay-manager-imprisoned-for-harassment-of-journalists-the-ceo-wanted-to-take-down/

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Facebook-Technologies-Recalls-Removable-Foam-Facial-Interfaces-for-Oculus-Quest-2-Virtual-Reality-Headsets-Due-to-Skin-Irritation-Hazard-Recall-Alert

https://www.theverge.com/2021/7/26/22595060/tesla-chip-shortage-software-rewriting-ev-processor

https://www.theverge.com/2021/7/27/22596784/csat-solutions-repair-facility-texas-apple-macbook-dell-lenovo-working-conditions-employees

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2021/07/bitcoin-surges-as-amazon-job-posting-suggests-retailer-may-accept-cryptocurrencies/

Silly
https://www.theverge.com/2021/7/27/22595648/citizen-app-crime-scene-paid-live-streamer-nyc-la-emergencies

https://www.theverge.com/tldr/2021/7/28/22597592/krispy-kreme-xbox-doughnut-donut-uk

https://www.tomshardware.com/news/dell-alienware-cannot-ship-to-certain-us-states

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