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Manila Bulletin
S. Korea’s Rowem develops security coding that can completely block hackinga four-digit numeric code that will be randomly converted into a 16-digit passw
S. Korea’s Rowem develops security coding that can completely block hacking
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
a four-digit numeric code that will be randomly converted into a 16-digit password. According to the information security company on Wednesday, its new solution – dubbed S-pinpad – automatically generates a 16-digit mixed code consisting of... Read more
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Daily Star
Super hackers target Facebook: Users’ private data at riskWARNING: Hackers could exploit weaknesses in social networks They say the soci
Super hackers target Facebook: Users’ private data at risk
Daily Star / Posted 14 hours ago
WARNING: Hackers could exploit weaknesses in social networks They say the social media giants’ security systems are not strong enough to stop cyber attacks. The alert comes as a “super-hacker” group which shared details of people on adultery... Read more
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Silicon Valley
When it comes to protecting personal data, security gurus make their own rulesMarcin Kleczynski, CEO of a company devoted to protecting people from hackers,
When it comes to protecting personal data, security gurus make their own rules
Silicon Valley / Posted 20 hours ago
Marcin Kleczynski, CEO of a company devoted to protecting people from hackers, has safeguarded his Twitter account with a 14-character password and by turning on two-factor authentication, an extra precaution in case that password is cracked. But... Read more
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The Mercury News
When it comes to protecting personal data, security gurus make their own rulesMarcin Kleczynski, CEO of a company devoted to protecting people from hackers,
When it comes to protecting personal data, security gurus make their own rules
The Mercury News / Posted 20 hours ago
Marcin Kleczynski, CEO of a company devoted to protecting people from hackers, has safeguarded his Twitter account with a 14-character password and by turning on two-factor authentication, an extra precaution in case that password is cracked. But... Read more
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International Business Times
Tom Hiddleston's brand new Instagram account hacked just weeks after he joinedhowever, were not amused and quickly attempted to help the actor regain control
Tom Hiddleston's brand new Instagram account hacked just weeks after he joined
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
however, were not amused and quickly attempted to help the actor regain control of his account by tagging the social media company about the intrusion in the comment section. "Someone do something," one user wrote. Other fans also attempted to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Google Cloud shut down this guy's business — but now he's a fan for life (GOOG)called DocGraph, came into work only to discover that his cloud computing provi
Google Cloud shut down this guy's business — but now he's a fan for life (GOOG)
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
called DocGraph, came into work only to discover that his cloud computing provider, Google, had effectively shut down his company, sending him and his team into a panic. DocGraph, through its sister company, CareSet, sells Medicare data and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Google Cloud shut down this guy's business — but now he's a fan for life (GOOG)called DocGraph, came into work only to discover that his cloud computing provi
Google Cloud shut down this guy's business — but now he's a fan for life (GOOG)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
called DocGraph, came into work only to discover that his cloud computing provider, Google, had effectively shut down his company, sending him and his team into a panic. DocGraph, through its sister company, CareSet, sells Medicare data and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Google Cloud shut down this guy's business — but now he's a fan for life (GOOG)called DocGraph, came into work only to discover that his cloud computing provi
Google Cloud shut down this guy's business — but now he's a fan for life (GOOG)
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
called DocGraph, came into work only to discover that his cloud computing provider, Google, had effectively shut down his company, sending him and his team into a panic. DocGraph, through its sister company, CareSet, sells Medicare data and... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
iPhone users fall victim to hackers, Apple issues security updateCOLUMBIA – iPhone and iPad users beware: Apple has announced a new security upd
iPhone users fall victim to hackers, Apple issues security update
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA – iPhone and iPad users beware: Apple has announced a new security update after finding out hackers have taken advantage of flaws in its products. According to the New York Times, investigators found that a company called the NSO Group has... Read more
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Business Insider
Google Cloud shut down this guy's business — but now he's a fan for lifecalled DocGraph, came into work only to discover that his cloud computing provi
Google Cloud shut down this guy's business — but now he's a fan for life
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
called DocGraph, came into work only to discover that his cloud computing provider, Google, had effectively shut down his company, sending him and his team into a panic. DocGraph, through its sister company, CareSet, sells Medicare data and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Shadowy Israeli firm behind Apple hack toolthat doesn’t appear to have happened here, he said. The fact that NSO Group ap
Shadowy Israeli firm behind Apple hack tool
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
that doesn’t appear to have happened here, he said. The fact that NSO Group appears to be majority owned by a U.S.-based company doesn’t apply unless that company was actively involved in its management, Cattanach said. “Mere stock ownership... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected Worldrefuses to carry a cell phone and uses the web only for email so he can live in
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted yesterday
refuses to carry a cell phone and uses the web only for email so he can live in the U.S. while maintaining his production company back home in Germany. In typically eccentric style, Herzog manages to turn that liability into an asset with Lo and... Read more
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USA Today
Shadowy Israeli firm behind Apple hack toolthis doesn’t appear to have happened here, he said. The fact that NSO Group ap
Shadowy Israeli firm behind Apple hack tool
USA Today / Posted yesterday
this doesn’t appear to have happened here, he said. The fact that NSO Group appears to be majority owned by a U.S.-based company doesn’t apply unless that company was actively involved in its management, Cattanach said. “Mere stock ownership... Read more
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The Mercury News
Facebook campus becomes artist's canvas: Tech firms hire creative minds to inspire workforcein a residency program, allowing them to create murals, sculptures and more to
Facebook campus becomes artist's canvas: Tech firms hire creative minds to inspire workforce
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
in a residency program, allowing them to create murals, sculptures and more to help foster the creative thinking and hacker spirit that keeps the tech firm thriving. "Having artists come and consider this campus to be their canvas really... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Facebook campus becomes artist's canvas: Tech firms hire creative minds to inspire workforcein a residency program, allowing them to create murals, sculptures and more to
Facebook campus becomes artist's canvas: Tech firms hire creative minds to inspire workforce
Silicon Valley / Posted yesterday
in a residency program, allowing them to create murals, sculptures and more to help foster the creative thinking and hacker spirit that keeps the tech firm thriving. "Having artists come and consider this campus to be their canvas really... Read more
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CIO
5 security practices hackers say make their lives harderWhether they identify as white hats, black hats or something in-between, a majo
5 security practices hackers say make their lives harder
CIO / Posted yesterday
Whether they identify as white hats, black hats or something in-between, a majority of hackers agree that no password is safe from them — or the government for that matter. Regardless of where they sit with respect to the law, hackers mostly agree... Read more
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Daily Herald
Claims of St. Jude device hack risk may affect Abbott acquisitionshort position in St. Jude Medical Inc., denouncing the security of its cardiac
Claims of St. Jude device hack risk may affect Abbott acquisition
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
short position in St. Jude Medical Inc., denouncing the security of its cardiac devices in an effort that could derail the company's purchase by Libertyville Township-based Abbott Laboratories. In a report to investors, Block warned that tens of... Read more
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PC Advisor
How to appraise Pokémon - Complete guide to Pokémon GOGO update 0.33.0 Android & 1.3.0 iOS Pokémon GO has received another update (0
How to appraise Pokémon - Complete guide to Pokémon GO
PC Advisor / Posted 2 days ago
GO update 0.33.0 Android & 1.3.0 iOS Pokémon GO has received another update (0.33.0 Android, 1.3.0 iOS) in which the company has again tweaked the Nearby feature. It's also re-enabled the battery saver mode in iOS, fixed a bug that prevented... Read more
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metro
iPhone issues update after bug that could give hackers access with one tapthe source of the spyware (Picture: Getty Images) Apple has released an update
iPhone issues update after bug that could give hackers access with one tap
metro / Posted 2 days ago
the source of the spyware (Picture: Getty Images) Apple has released an update after the discovery of a bug that allows hackers to break into any iPhone with a single tap. The bug took advantage of three different weaknesses in the operating... Read more
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International Business Times
Dropbox prompts users who haven't changed their password since 2012 to reset it nowsigned up for its service prior to mid-2012 and haven't changed their password
Dropbox prompts users who haven't changed their password since 2012 to reset it now
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
signed up for its service prior to mid-2012 and haven't changed their password since then to reset their passwords now, the company announced. The announcement seems to be related to the widely-publicised LinkedIn hack in 2012 that saw over 6.5... Read more
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techcentral.ie
US convicts Russian hacker in credit card theft schemeRoman Seleznev of installing malware on point-of-sale systems Jurors in a US f
US convicts Russian hacker in credit card theft scheme
techcentral.ie / Posted 2 days ago
Roman Seleznev of installing malware on point-of-sale systems Jurors in a US federal court have convicted a Russian hacker of stealing and selling more than 2 million credit card numbers. On Thursday, the jury in Seattle found Roman Valerevich... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Madison Countians react to data breach at Athens clinicresponsibility and have very little faith in computers. As retired federal empl
Madison Countians react to data breach at Athens clinic
The Madison County Journal / Posted 2 days ago
responsibility and have very little faith in computers. As retired federal employees, we were also breached by the Chinese hackers as well. We depend too much on technology and it’s my belief we need to be more in charge of our own lives.” In a... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Apple devices now a juicy target for hackersif it wasn't clear before, it should be now: They're not invulnerable. And, in
Apple devices now a juicy target for hackers
Silicon Valley / Posted 2 days ago
if it wasn't clear before, it should be now: They're not invulnerable. And, in fact, they've become a prime target for hackers. That was loud and clear Thursday with the news that a major trio of vulnerabilities -- dubbed "Trident" by security... Read more
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CIO
So your company’s been hacked: How to handle the aftermathAfter a company has been hacked and the hack has been discovered to be a harmfu
So your company’s been hacked: How to handle the aftermath
CIO / Posted 2 days ago
After a company has been hacked and the hack has been discovered to be a harmful one, top executives and IT leaders normally huddle in a room to assess the loss. It's usually not a pretty scene. It's not as if heads are exploding. It is more like... Read more
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The Mercury News
Apple devices now a juicy target for hackersif it wasn't clear before, it should be now: They're not invulnerable. And, in
Apple devices now a juicy target for hackers
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
if it wasn't clear before, it should be now: They're not invulnerable. And, in fact, they've become a prime target for hackers. That was loud and clear Thursday with the news that a major trio of vulnerabilities -- dubbed "Trident" by security... Read more
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The Register
Muddying the waters of infosec: Cyber upstart, investors short medical biz – then reveal bugscriticism, but we believe this is the only way to spur St Jude Medical into act
Muddying the waters of infosec: Cyber upstart, investors short medical biz – then reveal bugs
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
criticism, but we believe this is the only way to spur St Jude Medical into action," said MedSec's CEO Justine Bone on her company blog. "Most importantly, we believe that both potential and existing patients have a right to know about their... Read more
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International Business Times
Cyberattack on Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones investigated by US Homeland Securityon Thursday (24 August). Naked photos and personal data about Jones, 48, leake
Cyberattack on Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones investigated by US Homeland Security
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
on Thursday (24 August). Naked photos and personal data about Jones, 48, leaked online on Wednesday (23 August) by a hacker on her website, as well as her passport and driver's licence. The inquiry was launched within 24 hours after Jones'... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Apple issues security update to prevent iPhone spywareCitizen Lab. Researchers there worked with San Francisco-based Lookout. In a b
Apple issues security update to prevent iPhone spyware
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
Citizen Lab. Researchers there worked with San Francisco-based Lookout. In a blog post Thursday on that mobile security company's website, researchers said they found a “sophisticated, targeted, and persistent mobile attack on iOS using three... Read more
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Philly.com
Wine with Kathie Lee in AC and 15 other ways to spend your weekend, Aug. 26-28taken over by computer technology and virtual selves. The story, about a cyborg
Wine with Kathie Lee in AC and 15 other ways to spend your weekend, Aug. 26-28
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
taken over by computer technology and virtual selves. The story, about a cyborg police detective on the hunt for a hacker mastermind, is brilliant. So brilliant that Scarlett Johansson is filming a live-action remake. The visuals, a mix of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Homeland Security is working to track down Leslie Jones' hackersof actress Leslie Jones' website. The Saturday Night Live star's website, Just
Homeland Security is working to track down Leslie Jones' hackers
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of actress Leslie Jones' website. The Saturday Night Live star's website, JustLeslie.com, was shut down on Wednesday after hackers started posting nude photos and personal information on the page. It's still unclear who broke into the comedian's... Read more
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Daily Mail
FBI is working to track down Leslie Jones' hackersLeslie Jones' personal website. The Saturday Night Live star's website, JustLe
FBI is working to track down Leslie Jones' hackers
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Leslie Jones' personal website. The Saturday Night Live star's website, JustLeslie.com, was shut down on Wednesday after hackers started posting nude photos and personal information on the page. It's still unclear who broke into the comedian's... Read more
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PC Advisor
Candela, Blanche & Spark pep talks on the way - Complete guide to Pokémon GOGO update 0.33.0 Android & 1.3.0 iOS Pokémon GO has received another update (0
Candela, Blanche & Spark pep talks on the way - Complete guide to Pokémon GO
PC Advisor / Posted 2 days ago
GO update 0.33.0 Android & 1.3.0 iOS Pokémon GO has received another update (0.33.0 Android, 1.3.0 iOS) in which the company has again tweaked the Nearby feature. It's also re-enabled the battery saver mode in iOS, fixed a bug that prevented... Read more
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Sussex Express
Man sentenced for cyber attacks on police contact centreorder. Earlier that year, in February, an email was received from a sender pur
Man sentenced for cyber attacks on police contact centre
Sussex Express / Posted 3 days ago
order. Earlier that year, in February, an email was received from a sender purporting to be from a man working for a company called Uberex, threatening to attack Sussex Police services in revenge for the force seizing electronic property... Read more
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CNET
Here's what happened when someone hacked the August Smart Lockperks (Open your door from anywhere! Share temporary digital keys!) are no exce
Here's what happened when someone hacked the August Smart Lock
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
perks (Open your door from anywhere! Share temporary digital keys!) are no exception. As of August 19, the company has patched most of the problems Jmaxxz uncovered, and no one can now replicate them. As far as anyone knows, the... Read more
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International Business Times
Hackers have come up with a Mr Robot inspired 'fsociety' ransomwaremakes a TV show on it. Mr Robot, the critically acclaimed and highly popular TV
Hackers have come up with a Mr Robot inspired 'fsociety' ransomware
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
makes a TV show on it. Mr Robot, the critically acclaimed and highly popular TV show, revolves around a mysterious group of hackers, led by an anarchist and paranoid coder. The popularity of the show has reached even real world hackers, who have... Read more
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Philly.com
Wine with Kathie Lee and 15 other ways to spend your weekend, Aug. 26-28taken over by computer technology and virtual selves. The story, about a cyborg
Wine with Kathie Lee and 15 other ways to spend your weekend, Aug. 26-28
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
taken over by computer technology and virtual selves. The story, about a cyborg police detective on the hunt for a hacker mastermind, is brilliant. So brilliant that Scarlett Johansson is filming a live-action remake. The visuals, a mix of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Katy Perry joins fans in tweeting #StandWithLeslie after hack attackof the actress were posted on her website Wednesday morning, alongside copies o
Katy Perry joins fans in tweeting #StandWithLeslie after hack attack
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
of the actress were posted on her website Wednesday morning, alongside copies of her driver's license and passport. The hacker also posted a video in tribute to the gorilla Harambe, a racist dig at African-American Jones. Since the hack, people... Read more
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Wired News
Dear Internet: It’s Time to Fix This Mess You Madeto look like you care more about your next earnings call than the people who ac
Dear Internet: It’s Time to Fix This Mess You Made
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
to look like you care more about your next earnings call than the people who actually use your sites. Maybe you’re not a company! Maybe you’re a hacker who can come up with some solutions to this problem. Go get ‘em, White Hats. And companies who... Read more
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International Business Times
Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones shuts down website after hacker posts nude photos of herSaturday Night Live and Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones has been forced to shut
Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones shuts down website after hacker posts nude photos of her
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Saturday Night Live and Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones has been forced to shut down her own website after a hacker posted nude photos of her along with an image of her driver's licence and passport. The hack of Jones' website follows a string of... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Virginia State Police warn residents of phone scam and caller ID spoofingresponse to unexpected calls or if you are at all suspicious. If you get an in
Virginia State Police warn residents of phone scam and caller ID spoofing
Southside Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
response to unexpected calls or if you are at all suspicious. If you get an inquiry from someone who says they represent a company or a government agency seeking personal information, hang up and call the phone number on your account statement, in... Read more
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express
Yes Minister creator Sir Antony Jay, who has died, was the master of Whitehall farceLynn. It had Mrs T in stitches over the hilarious exchanges between fictional
Yes Minister creator Sir Antony Jay, who has died, was the master of Whitehall farce
express / Posted 3 days ago
Lynn. It had Mrs T in stitches over the hilarious exchanges between fictional minister – and later prime minister – Jim Hacker and his permanent secretary in the Department of Administrative Affairs Sir Humphrey Appleby. Set as it was in the... Read more
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dna
'Yes, Minister' writer Sir Anthony Jay dies aged 86Minister', which ran for three series between 1980 and 1984, followed the trava
'Yes, Minister' writer Sir Anthony Jay dies aged 86
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Minister', which ran for three series between 1980 and 1984, followed the travails of fictitious British MP James Hacker, minister for administrative affairs, and his battles against unflappable Whitehall civil servant Sir Humphrey... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Pirate Bay in danger of sinking as porn baron sues partner CloudFlareHACKER PROTECTION OUTFIT CloudFlare s facing a lawsuit for providing content di
Pirate Bay in danger of sinking as porn baron sues partner CloudFlare
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 3 days ago
HACKER PROTECTION OUTFIT CloudFlare s facing a lawsuit for providing content distribution and anti-DDoS services to piracy web sites. The suit has been filed by adult entertainment company ALS Scan, which has a record of aggressively asserting what... Read more
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Wired News
Instagram Probably Can’t Predict Depression. GPS, Though…if you’re anything like me you probably spent the last four paragraphs saying “
Instagram Probably Can’t Predict Depression. GPS, Though…
Wired News / Posted 4 days ago
if you’re anything like me you probably spent the last four paragraphs saying “But-but-but-whattabout if the government/hackers/cyberbullies/WikiLeaks/Google’s ad sales department gets ahold of this data?” Well, that’s a valid question. It’s... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘Politicians are concerned with fame, re-election and keeping their expenses’(later Yes, Prime Minister), the sitcom he co-created with Jonathan Lynn in 198
‘Politicians are concerned with fame, re-election and keeping their expenses’
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
(later Yes, Prime Minister), the sitcom he co-created with Jonathan Lynn in 1980 featured the weak-willed politician Jim Hacker (Paul Eddington), and his manipulative permanent secretary, Sir Humphrey Appleby (Nigel Hawthorne). It ran until 1988... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Making of America’s Next Great Tennis Talent, in Two Very Different Labsby the sons of immigrants, but Fritz is from old money, the great-great-grandso
The Making of America’s Next Great Tennis Talent, in Two Very Different Labs
New York Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
by the sons of immigrants, but Fritz is from old money, the great-great-grandson of David May of the May Department Stores Company, founded in 1877 during the Colorado silver rush. Tiafoe’s father survived more than three years in the ­diamond... Read more
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International Business Times
Blizzard's Battle.net servers hit by yet another DDoS attackin latency and connection issues in some of its popular titles including Overwa
Blizzard's Battle.net servers hit by yet another DDoS attack
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
in latency and connection issues in some of its popular titles including Overwatch, World of Warcraft and Hearthstone. The company acknowledged the interruption on its Twitter support channels in both the US and Europe, indicating that it was not... Read more
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Daily Herald
Cyber criminals target employees to get their bountyThe employee in accounting received an email from the company CEO. The message
Cyber criminals target employees to get their bounty
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The employee in accounting received an email from the company CEO. The message said he's authorized a $15,000 payment to a vendor, and sent a link to set up an electronic fund transfer to the vendor's bank account. The employee, on a casual glance of... Read more
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International Business Times
'Yes Minister' comedy writer Sir Anthony Jay dies aged 86Hawthorne and Paul Eddington. The show ran for three series, between 1980 and 1
'Yes Minister' comedy writer Sir Anthony Jay dies aged 86
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Hawthorne and Paul Eddington. The show ran for three series, between 1980 and 1984 and followed the career of MP James Hacker, minister for administrative affairs, and his ongoing run-ins with Machiavellian Whitehall civil servant Sir Humphrey... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
New York Times Hacked by Russians, FBI Saysby the FBI and other security agencies. The report did not disclose whether the
New York Times Hacked by Russians, FBI Says
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
by the FBI and other security agencies. The report did not disclose whether the attacks were limited to personal or company accounts, or were a combination of both. The breaches were detected within the last few months, and are believed to... Read more
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