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WannaCry – the worm that just won’t die

September 18, 2019 Leave a comment

WannaCry never went away – it just became less obvious.

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Is $100 million enough to save the web from ads?

September 18, 2019 Leave a comment

Mozilla, Creative Commons and Coil are teaming up to launch a $100m fund to drive out advertising and advocate privacy across the web.

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Leaky database spills data on 20 million Ecuadorians and businesses

September 18, 2019 Leave a comment

Included are deep details on 7 million minors, one grownup named Julian Assange, and perhaps a few million deceased Ecuadorians.

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Common storage and router devices are still hopelessly broken

September 18, 2019 Leave a comment

Don’t be lulled into a false sense of security by that shiny new router or network-attached storage (NAS) device – the chances are that it’s no more secure than its predecessors.

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Teenage gamer jailed over lethal swatting

September 18, 2019 Leave a comment

Casey Viner got into a spat over a $1.50 wager in a Call of Duty World War II game that led to the fatal shooting of an innocent man.

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Robocalls now flooding US phones with 200m calls per day

September 17, 2019 Leave a comment

According to a new report, nearly 30% of all US calls placed in the first half of 2019 were garbage, as in, nuisance, scam or fraud calls.

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Former hacker warns against password reuse

September 17, 2019 Leave a comment

Kyle Milliken is back from jail, and he has some advice for you: Do. Not. Reuse. Your. Passwords.

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