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Thousands of Mobile Apps Expose Their Unprotected Firebase Hosted Databases

5 hours ago   |   The Hacker News   |   7 articles

Mobile security researchers have discovered unprotected Firebase databases of thousands of iOS and Android mobile applications that are exposing over 100 million data records...
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Dixons Carphone reports £118m profit drop for 2017

Dixons Carphone reports £118m profit drop for 2017

5 hours ago   |   Mobile News CWP   |   3 articles

The retail giant admitted there's “plenty of work to do” Dixons Carphone saw pre-tax profits for 2017/18, falling 24pc to £382m from £500m year-on-year. The financial year...
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Syniverse Launches Private IPv6-Based Network

7 hours ago   |   CBR

Syniverse network to help reduce the rick of security breaches found on public networks
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Everyone is panicking about a 'dreadful' new law that might kill off the meme and change the internet forever

Everyone is panicking about a 'dreadful' new law that might kill off the meme and change the internet forever

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

The EU might force sites like Reddit to filter user content after lawmakers voted to approve controversial changes to copyright law. The changes could change the internet...
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Flightradar24 breach sees hackers take-off with user passwords

8 hours ago   |   The Inquirer

Swedish firm advises that you don't carry on using the same log-in credentials
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$32 Million Stolen In Latest Cryptocoin Hack

22 hours ago   |   Forbes

Yet another cryptocurrency exchange has suffered massive losses after being breached by hackers.
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Popular Flight Tracker Flightradar24 Suffers Data Breach

23 hours ago   |   The Hacker News

One of the world's most popular flight tracking services Flightradar24, which shows real-time aircraft flight information on a map, has suffered a massive data breach that may...
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How a Few People Took Equifax to Small Claims Court Over Its Data Breach and Won

1 day ago   |   NY Times

After 145 million Americans' financial information was exposed last year, some of them won cases against the credit reporting agency in local courts.
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Quantum step forward in protecting communications from hackers

1 day ago   |   Phys.org

Researchers at the University of York have shown that a new quantum-based procedure for distributing secure information along communication lines could be successful in...
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Symantec Identifies Major Security Breach in Defence Contractor and Satellites

1 day ago   |   CBR

Attackers using computer operating systems to install malware
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A Supreme Court decision is about to make your online orders more expensive

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Nintendo and Microsoft team up to promote cross-play, while Sony remains silent

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