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Apollo-owned security firm ADT's IPO prices below target

12 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

U.S. security company ADT Corp , owned by private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC , said on Thursday its initial public offering was priced well below its expected...
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Apple is going to fix the text message bug that crashes your iPhone next week

Apple is going to fix the text message bug that crashes your iPhone next week

28 minutes ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

Earlier this week, a software developer on Twitter shared a link that is capable of crashing the an iPhone or a Mac when sent via the Messages app. Dubbed "chaiOS," the bug...
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Triton Malware Details Show the Dangers of Industrial System Sabotage

58 minutes ago   |   Wired

New details about Triton malware should put industrial systems and critical infrastructure on notice.
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Canary Package Detection security camera mode sends delivery alerts

Canary Package Detection security camera mode sends delivery alerts

1 hour ago   |   SlashGear

Canary has unveiled some new features heading to its security cameras, these joining the Person Detection feature it announced back in December. The new features include one...
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U.S. Senate approves the renewal of a warrantless surveillance program

U.S. Senate approves the renewal of a warrantless surveillance program

1 hour ago   |   Digital Trends   |   2 articles

The U.S. Senate today to approve the FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017, which expands the U.S. government's ability to pursue warrantless surveillance of U.S. citizens.
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Home security company ADT Inc's IPO priced at $14 per share

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

ADT Inc, a provider of security monitoring services, said on Thursday that its initial public offering was priced at $14 per share, below the expected range of $17 to $19.
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Few Gmail Users Enable Two-Factor Authentication

Few Gmail Users Enable Two-Factor Authentication

2 hours ago   |   ExtremeTech

Data from a Google engineer shows that just 10 percent of users have enabled two-factor authentication, with only slightly more deploying a password manager. Security advocates...
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IBM returns to growth, but shares drop after recent rally

3 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   4 articles

International Business Machines Corp's revenue rose for the first time in 23 quarters and beat analysts' estimates as the company's shift into its focus areas such as cloud...
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Security Researcher Nets $112,500 For Pixel Exploit

3 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Tech giant Google has paid out a record $112,500 to Qihoo 360's Guang Gong, the highest amount ever paid to an individual in the Android Security Rewards program, for his...
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ARM's CEO Simon Segars on Spectre/Meltdown, IoT security and more

ARM's CEO Simon Segars on Spectre/Meltdown, IoT security and more

3 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

This year's CES happened in the shadow of the Spectre and Meltdown disclosures, and virtually every conversation at the show turned to this topic at some point. Because this...
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