Amie Hoeber told the Times-News Monday she is running for Congress in MD06

As reported on the Cumberland Times-News Website: CUMBERLAND — Amie Hoeber told the Times-News Monday she is running for Congress and hopes to represent Maryland’s 6th District in the U.S. House of Representatives. The 6th District includes Allegany, Garrett, Washington, Frederick and northern Montgomery counties. Hoeber, a Republican, ran for the seat in 2016 and lost to incumbent Rep. John Delaney. Hoeber…

KRACK WiFi Vulnerability

As reported on TechCrunch: Security researcher Mathy Vanhoef publicly disclosed a serious vulnerability in the WPA2 encryption protocol today. Most devices and routers currently rely on WPA2 to encrypt your WiFi traffic, so chances are you’re affected. But first, let’s clarify what an attacker can and cannot do using the KRACKvulnerability. The attacker can intercept some of the traffic between…

Delegate Meagan Simonaire will not run for Re-election

I don’t cover a lot of political stories outside of Howard County…but this one caught my eye on social media: From the Facebook page of Delegate Simonaire: Press Release: Delegate Meagan Simonaire will not run for Re-election (Pasadena, MD October 9, 2017) Delegate Meagan Simonaire announced today that she will not be seeking re-election, despite earlier…