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1 day ago Traveling? How To Keep Homeland Security Away From Your (Real) Cell Phone

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In the brave new world of border checks, any traveler entering or leaving the United States may have his or her cell phone seized without a warrant and its entire contents copied for future use. Learn more -- including how to avoid this stunning violation of privacy.

1 day ago Sneaky 'fileless' malware flung at Israeli targets

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Spies, bank raiders gravitate to growing stealth technique

A newly uncovered cyber-espionage campaign targeting Israeli organisations relies on "fileless" malware, a hacker tactic that's becoming a growing menace.…

2 days ago SNMP Authentication Bypass Plagues Numerous Devices

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The Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) embedded in some Internet connected devices allows an attacker to bypass authentication by simply sending random values in specific requests, security researchers have discovered.

1 day ago How one company wants to replace tech show booth babes with STEAM students

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The new STEAM-Con Connection offers cybersecurity vendors an alternative to staffing trade show booths with models. Here's how it works.

1 day ago Google tightens noose on HTTP: Chrome to stick 'Not secure' on pages with search fields

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In October, Google will begin phase two of its plan to label all HTTP pages as non-secure.

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6 hours ago AHA Brings Latest Research On Heart Disease Out Of The Lab And Into Older American's Homes

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In a first-of-its-kind collaboration, home care startup Honor and the AHA on May 1 will bring the AHA's latest heart disease and stroke research out of the lab and directly into the homes of patients suffering from heart disease or recovering from a stroke.

59 minutes ago The power of a few words

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Modern organizations exist on communication.  We undertake complex tasks and require a lot of specialization to accomplish the various details.  This necessarily means that a wide variety of people are required to contribute to what we do.

 

This kind of collaboration is critical to keeping all the different people aligned so that their work meshes properly.  At

15 hours ago Turkey Blocks Access to Wikipedia Over 'Terror' Claims

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Turkey on Saturday blocked all access inside the country to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia reportedly for articles claiming links between Ankara and terror groups, the latest restriction on a popular website to hit Turkish users.

1 day ago Microsoft Turns Off Wi-Fi Sense After Risk Revealed

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Researcher Demonstrates a Dangerous Attack ScenarioRemember Microsoft's Wi-Fi Sense? A security researcher has discovered how the beleaguered feature in Windows 10 could force an unsuspecting user to automatically connect to a rogue access point.

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