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How to set up two-factor authentication on all your online accounts

How to set up two-factor authentication on all your online accounts

7 minutes ago   |   The Verge

Just about any account you own on the internet is prone to being hacked - and one of the easiest ways to add an extra layer of security is to enable two-factor authentication...
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Sony aibo chocolate edition arrives as robot pup turns guard dog

Sony aibo chocolate edition arrives as robot pup turns guard dog

15 minutes ago   |   SlashGear   |   3 articles

Sony's aibo robot dog is getting a new sibling, with a limited-edition aibo chocolate edition adopting a three-color coat. The new version - which has only been confirmed for...
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Google Chrome's latest decision could prevent most ad-blockers from functioning

Google Chrome's latest decision could prevent most ad-blockers from functioning

51 minutes ago   |   Digital Trends   |   2 articles

Google Chrome's newest change is cited as a step forward for speed and security, but could profoundly alter how the majority of ad-blocking extensions operate. The move...
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Facebook's Sandberg says Zuckerberg should remain CEO, chairman

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Facebook's operations chief said the world's largest social network needed to earn back public trust and was investing billions of dollars a year to improve the security of its...
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Amid shutdown, agencies scramble to secure federal websites

Amid shutdown, agencies scramble to secure federal websites

1 hour ago   |   The Verge   |   2 articles

The Department of Homeland Security has issued an urgent call for government agencies to secure their web infrastructure in the midst of a partial government shutdown, as first...
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Facebook will do more to tackle scam ads following defamation lawsuit

1 hour ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

UK TV personality Martin Lewis has dropped his defamation lawsuit against Facebook after the company pledged to step up its fight against scam ads. Lewis - who dishes out...
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Update Now: Apple's Major iOS, macOS Security Patches

Update Now: Apple's Major iOS, macOS Security Patches

2 hours ago   |   Tom's Guide   |   2 articles

It's time to take time out of your day and patch your Apple devices to protect against now-fixed security vulnerabilities.
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Get 140+ Hours Of CompTIA Certification Training For $59

Get 140+ Hours Of CompTIA Certification Training For $59

2 hours ago   |   PC World

Knowing how to design, build out, grow, and manage Internet Technology firms, departments, and facilities provides what you need to take charge in today's most challenging and...
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Anchorage emerges with $17M from A16z for ‘omnimetric' crypto security

Anchorage emerges with $17M from A16z for ‘omnimetric' crypto security

3 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

I'm not allowed to tell you exactly how Anchorage keeps rich institutions from being robbed of their cryptocurrency, but the off-the-record demo was damn impressive. Judging by...
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BMC caught with pantsdown over new security flaw

4 hours ago   |   ZDnet

Multiple BMC firmware stacks are affected.
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