Cyberattacks and Hackers

Learn How to Keep Networks Safe from Hackers with This $37 CAD Bundle

Learn How to Keep Networks Safe from Hackers with This $37 CAD Bundle

1 hour ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   2 articles

Dozens of high-profile companies were victim to major data breaches in the last year alone. Hackers and shady organizations target these companies to gain access to their...
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Buggy software in popular connected storage drives can let hackers read private data

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Security researchers have found flaws in four popular connected storage drives that they say could let hackers access a user's private and sensitive data. The researchers...
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Artificial intelligence is automating attacks on political campaigns - CNET

6 hours ago   |   CNET

Google and Microsoft are helping political campaigns defend against hackers using automated attacks to target the midterm election.
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North Korean hacker crew steals $571M in cryptocurrency across 5 attacks

North Korean hacker crew steals $571M in cryptocurrency across 5 attacks

6 hours ago   |   The Next Web

North Korean hacking outfit “Lazarus” is the most profitable cryptocurrency-hacker syndicate in the world. Since 2017, internet baddies have in total stolen $882 million worth...
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Windows 10 19H1 will reduce the impact of Spectre Mitigation to “noise level”

9 hours ago   |   WMPoweruser   |   2 articles

Earlier this year two major vulnerabilities were discovered which affected the core processes of the computer. Named as Spectre and Meltdown, these “speculative execution”...
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TechByter Worldwide 2018-10-21: Alien Skin Exposure X4 Complements and Competes. Short Circuits. Spare Parts

13 hours ago   |   TechByter   |   2 articles

Alien Skin's X4 version of Exposure makes it more capable as a standalone application, but Lightroom users will probably still want to use it as a Lightroom filter, where it...
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Flaws in telepresence robots allow hackers access to pictures, video feeds

19 hours ago   |   ZDnet

Vendor has patched two of five reported bugs. Three patches are in the works.
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Facebook Hack Included Search History and Location Data of Millions

1 day ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The company said Friday that a network breach was smaller than originally thought: 30 million profiles. But the hackers stole detailed information.
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The Week in Tech: Fears of the Supply Chain in China

1 day ago   |   NY Times

For a week now, people have been buzzing about an article that sounded as if it had come from a high-tech spy thriller. Does it point to larger problems?
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Facebook hackers wanted to sell garbage ads not influence votes, claims report

Facebook hackers wanted to sell garbage ads not influence votes, claims report

1 day ago   |   The Verge

The hackers that managed to obtain access to 30 million Facebook accounts were not acting under the orders of a foreign state, a report in the Wall Street Journal has claimed...
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Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to run global affairs

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As pre-orders start, Apple drops a couple of iPhone XR promo videos to...

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Well, it's just another quiet week here in the Apple worl-JUST KIDDING! Thursday brought news that Apple has another event in the works , this one coming just before the end of... Read more ...

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WWE Evolution: Match Card, Date, And How To Watch The First All-Women PPV

WWE Evolution: Match Card, Date, And How To Watch The First All-Women PPV

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