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OnePlus might have a problem with securing credit card data

3 days ago   |   Talk Android

When you pay for something online with a credit card, you expect that transaction to be secure. Encryption and other security procedures are supposed to keep your financial...
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The state of Israel's cybersecurity market

The state of Israel's cybersecurity market

4 days ago   |   TechCrunch

The Equifax breach, WannaCry, NotPetya, the NSA leak, and many more cyber incidents - 2017 was certainly a busy year for hackers, illustrating yet again just how vital...
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Elizabeth Warren's bill would fine the next Equifax for data breach - CNET

7 days ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

A proposed law in the Senate requires credit reporting agencies to protect the data it amasses on American consumers from hackers - or pay the price.
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Op-Ed Contributor: Cybersecurity Today Is Treated Like Accounting Before Enron

10 days ago   |   NY Times

Our digital assets are too important for this. We need defensive policies and more uniform corporate governance.
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Intel and Equifax CEOs getting away with dumping stock is bullshit

Intel and Equifax CEOs getting away with dumping stock is bullshit

14 days ago   |   The Next Web   |   2 articles

What do you do if you're in charge of a billion-dollar corporation and you've just found out your company has left hundreds of millions of people vulnerable to electronic...
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IDG Contributor Network: 7 technology trends to watch in 2018

14 days ago   |   InfoWorld   |   2 articles

2017 was a memorable year for the tech industry-and not always in a good way. From the massive Equifax data breach to problems at Uber and the challenges with fake news on...
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SELinux could have saved Equifax: Hardening Apache Struts with SELinux

16 days ago   |   Linuxtoday

If you're going to place Apache Struts directly facing the internet and with reachable sensitive data, like Equifax did, here is an idea: Enable SELinux!
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The Worst Hacks of 2017, from Equifax to Crash Override

18 days ago   |   Wired

From Equifax to Crash Override, it was a banner year for cybersecurity fails.
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2017's biggest cybersecurity facepalms

2017's biggest cybersecurity facepalms

20 days ago   |   Engadget

2017 was a year like no other for cybersecurity. It was the year we found out the horrid truths at Uber and Equifax, and border security took our passwords. A year of WannaCry...
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Top tech news stories of 2017 video - CNET

23 days ago   |   CNET   |   3 articles

It was a year in tech that some people probably want to forget. From the Equifax hack to the 10th anniversary iPhone to net neutrality, CNET editors take a look back at the...
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Aston Martin Vanquish spied winter testing

Some new images of the Aston Martin Vanquish have turned up that show the car out testing in the snow. It could well be the only Vanquish to be driven in the snow, as most... Read more ...

Why you should care about the warrantless surveillance bill on its way to...

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Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg Leaves After Eight Years

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Nintendo Switch goes big with a bunch of new eShop games today

Nintendo Switch goes big with a bunch of new eShop games today

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Samsung Patents A Borderless Phone Design With No Notch

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Nintendo Sells 2.6 Million Units Of Hardware In The U.S. In December Alone

As the hibernating bear of sales analysis wakes up from its post-Christmas lull, it is time for companies to brag about how much hardware they sold over the holiday. First up... Read more ...

Will 2018 be Pokémon's most legendary year yet?

Will 2018 be Pokémon's most legendary year yet?

The Pokémon Company has big plans for the New Year as they unleash some of the series' most elusive Pokémon on the world. Incredibly rare legendary Pokémon will be making a... Read more ...

I'm sure it's just a coincidence that 2017 was one of the hottest years on...

I'm sure it's just a coincidence that 2017 was one of the hottest years on record

2017 was one of the hottest years on record, according to new data from NASA and the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration. Depending on who you listen to, last year was... Read more ...

Uber's big SoftBank deal has officially closed

Uber's big SoftBank deal has officially closed

SoftBank's $1.2 billion primary direct investment deal has officially closed, according to Uber itself, which confirmed the deal closure and provided the following statement to... Read more ...

Facebook won't retreat from Stories as it adds desktop posting

Facebook won't retreat from Stories as it adds desktop posting

Facebook Stories might feel redundant since 300 million people use its other Snapchat clones on Instagram and WhatsApp. But Facebook is convinced that the narrative, ephemeral... Read more ...