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The Seattle Times
10 things you need to know about ‘Teh Internet Is Serious Business.’ The last one will blow your mind!around and turn into chairs, consoles, or packets of data (felled by LulzSec’s
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
around and turn into chairs, consoles, or packets of data (felled by LulzSec’s attacks on servers, as dozens of onstage hackers shoot at them with rubber dart guns) as necessary. #5 Did you know you can dance code? Rawley’s staging is a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Is that computer security company loyal to you, or collaborating with the government?software may stoke mistrust of cyber firms | News & Observer An employee of Ka
The News & Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
software may stoke mistrust of cyber firms | News & Observer An employee of Kaspersky Lab works on computers at the company's headquarters in Moscow. Worries rippled through the consumer market for antivirus software after the U.S.... Read more
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Raw Story
Equifax has been sending customers straight into a hacker’s trap for weeksThe credit management company Equifax has been sending customers to a fake “phi
Raw Story / Posted 4 hours ago
The credit management company Equifax has been sending customers to a fake “phishing” website for weeks, potentially causing them to hand over their personal data and full financial information to hackers. The Verge reported Wednesday that Equifax... Read more
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The Washington Times
Inside the Ring: ‘Steerage casualty’ behind USS McCain collisionas the cause of the McCain collision, as the steering is not linked to networke
The Washington Times / Posted 4 hours ago
as the cause of the McCain collision, as the steering is not linked to networked systems that could be impacted by a hacker. Still, Navy officials announced last week that a special cybersecurity team was dispatched to the McCain... Read more
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Raw Story
German researchers find evidence that American right-wing trolls are meddling in their upcoming electionhas responded by temporarily turning off the category “news and politics” in it
Raw Story / Posted 9 hours ago
has responded by temporarily turning off the category “news and politics” in its discover tab while the social media company investigates. Researchers say there’s no evidence to show outside hackers are attempting to promote one candidate... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Azure and Windows Server get new data security technologiesto the cloud for fear of attacks against their data when it is in use,” Mark Ru
techcentral.ie / Posted 12 hours ago
to the cloud for fear of attacks against their data when it is in use,” Mark Russinovich, Microsoft Azure CTO, wrote in a company blog post. “With confidential computing, they can move the data to Azure knowing that it is safe not only at rest,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Flathead hackers found to have history of cyber attacksFlathead hackers known to have... KALISPELL, Mont. - Dark Overlord Solutions,
KECI Missoula / Posted 23 hours ago
Flathead hackers known to have... KALISPELL, Mont. - Dark Overlord Solutions, the cyber hacker which threatened schools in the Columbia Falls School District, has a history of targeting healthcare groups and television networks for money via... Read more
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The Register
Viacom exposes crown jewels to world+dog in AWS S3 bucket blundertrousers down. Researchers found a wide-open, public-facing misconfigured AWS S
The Register / Posted yesterday
trousers down. Researchers found a wide-open, public-facing misconfigured AWS S3 bucket containing pretty much everything a hacker would need to take down the company's IT systems. The data store, found by Chris Vickery, director of Cyber Risk... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Google, GoDaddy boot neo-Nazi site that mocked rally victimStormer 24 hours to move its domain to another provider, also because the site
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
Stormer 24 hours to move its domain to another provider, also because the site had violated the Scottsdale, Arizona-based company’s terms of service. GoDaddy spokesman Dan Race said the move was prompted by a post on the site about Heather Heyer,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Beware wire transfer scam targeting home buyersthe money had not appeared in the escrow account,” Myrex said. In a word, he w
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
the money had not appeared in the escrow account,” Myrex said. In a word, he was “upset.” He had been targeted by a hacker. “Happens all the time. Personally, I’m aware of 20 situations here in Birmingham where this has happened in the last... Read more
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asianage
CCleaner hacked, 2.2 million PCs affectedSan Francisco: Hackers broke into British company Piriform Ltd’s free software
asianage / Posted yesterday
San Francisco: Hackers broke into British company Piriform Ltd’s free software that optimizes computer performance last month, potentially allowing them to control the devices of millions of users, the company and independent researchers said on... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Beware wire transfer scam targeting home buyersthe money had not appeared in the escrow account,” Myrex said. In a word, he w
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
the money had not appeared in the escrow account,” Myrex said. In a word, he was “upset.” He had been targeted by a hacker. “Happens all the time. Personally, I’m aware of 20 situations here in Birmingham where this has happened in the last... Read more
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New York Post
Your fitness tracker could be feeding your info to hackerstrack sleeping habits — but they can also reveal a wealth of sensitive informat
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
track sleeping habits — but they can also reveal a wealth of sensitive information about their users’ daily activities to hackers. Gadgets in the fitness tracker industry are insufficiently secured and could leak personal information to third... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Hackers infiltrate popular free PC cleaning softwareEven if you’re cautious, it’s still possible for hackers to infiltrate your com
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
Even if you’re cautious, it’s still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers compromised CCleaner in a sophisticated attack... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning software CCleanerEven if you’re cautious, it’s still possible for hackers to infiltrate your com
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
Even if you’re cautious, it’s still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers compromised CCleaner in a sophisticated attack... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareEven if you’re cautious, it’s still possible for hackers to infiltrate your com
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
Even if you’re cautious, it’s still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers compromised CCleaner in a sophisticated attack... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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News 8000
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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Market Watch
How your heart rate monitor could help criminalstrack sleeping habits — but they can also reveal a wealth of sensitive informat
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
track sleeping habits — but they can also reveal a wealth of sensitive information about their users’ daily activities to hackers. Gadgets in the fitness tracker industry are insufficiently secured and could leak personal information to third... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareRelated Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
Related Content SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - Even if you're cautious, it's still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Hackers infiltrate free PC cleaning softwareEven if you’re cautious, it’s still possible for hackers to infiltrate your com
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 2 days ago
Even if you’re cautious, it’s still possible for hackers to infiltrate your computer. The latest security breach targeted British software firm Piriform, known for its free software CCleaner. Hackers compromised CCleaner in a sophisticated attack... Read more
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techcentral.ie
CCleaner hacked with malwareprobe of the popular optimisation and scrubbing software, Cisco Talos has disco
techcentral.ie / Posted 2 days ago
probe of the popular optimisation and scrubbing software, Cisco Talos has discovered a malicious bit of code injected by hackers that could have affected more than 2 million users who downloaded the most recent update. On 13 September, Cisco... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hackers compromised CCleaner free softwareHackers compromised free CCleaner software app allowing them access to 2 MILLIO
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Hackers compromised free CCleaner software app allowing them access to 2 MILLION computers and Android phones The malicious program was slipped into legitimate software called CCleaner It is downloaded for computers and Android phones five million... Read more
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The Hindu
Hackers compromised CCleaner free software, Avast's Piriform saysHackers broke into British company Piriform's free software for optimizing comp
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Hackers broke into British company Piriform's free software for optimizing computer performance last month and installed tools that could have allowed them to take control of tens of millions of devices, the company and independent researchers said... Read more
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Reuters
Hackers compromised free CCleaner software, Avast's Piriform saysSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Hackers broke into British company Piriform’s free so
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Hackers broke into British company Piriform’s free software for optimizing computer performance last month potentially allowing them to control the devices of more than two million users, the company and independent... Read more
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EuroNews
Hackers compromised CCleaner free software, Avast's Piriform says By Joseph Menn SANFRANCISCO (Reuters) – Hackers broke into British company Pi
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
By Joseph Menn SANFRANCISCO (Reuters) – Hackers broke into British company Piriform’s free software for optimising computer performance last month and installed tools that could have... Read more
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Reuters
Hackers compromised CCleaner free software, Avast's Piriform saysSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Hackers broke into British company Piriform’s free so
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Hackers broke into British company Piriform’s free software for optimizing computer performance last month and installed tools that could have allowed them to take control of tens of millions of devices, the company and... Read more
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Daily Press
In Virginia, 4 million could be affected by Equifax data breachsaid. Wu and his wife are two of about 143 million Americans whose information
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
said. Wu and his wife are two of about 143 million Americans whose information was exposed when the credit monitoring company Equifax was hacked sometime this year. The company says it happened between mid-May and July, and that they found out... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Here's What Your Identity Sells For On The Dark Webin a fraud)—will go for $15 to $20. A regular Mastercard that doesn’t have a hi
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
in a fraud)—will go for $15 to $20. A regular Mastercard that doesn’t have a high limit might go for $9. One underground hacker market inexplicably called Trump’s Dumps is selling full identities of individuals just like you for as little as $10... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
New Hack Can Access Phones and Computers Via BluetoothSilicon Valley security company, Armis, has discovered vulnerabilities that can
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
Silicon Valley security company, Armis, has discovered vulnerabilities that can allow hackers to access a user’s phone or computer through Bluetooth. Armis found a collection of eight exploits, all called BlueBorne that can allow a hacker to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
With Trump's election and arguments over neo-Nazi websites, the tech industry consensus against internet regulation is crumblingcensorship debate. That was clear this week when the CEO of Cloudflare hosted
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
censorship debate. That was clear this week when the CEO of Cloudflare hosted the third annual Internet Summit at his company's San Francisco headquarters. Instead of just concentrating on technology or business issues, several of the sessions... Read more
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Connecticut Post
With Trump's election and arguments over neo-Nazi websites, the tech industry consensus against internet regulation is crumblingcensorship debate. That was clear this week when the CEO of Cloudflare hosted
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
censorship debate. That was clear this week when the CEO of Cloudflare hosted the third annual Internet Summit at his company's San Francisco headquarters. Instead of just concentrating on technology or business issues, several of the sessions... Read more
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Daily Mail
Claire Foy and Matt Smith share a joke at Emmy party in Los Angelesacclaimed royal drama they both star in. But The Crown's Claire Foy, 33, and M
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
acclaimed royal drama they both star in. But The Crown's Claire Foy, 33, and Matt Smith, 34, were enjoying each other's company as they shared a joke at a pre-Emmy party in Los Angeles on Friday. The Netflix original drama, which is expected to... Read more
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International Business Times
OurMine hacks Vevo, leaks 3.12TB of internal files and videos after staffer told them to 'f**k off' The notorious hacker group OurMine broke into the servers of popular music-stre
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
The notorious hacker group OurMine broke into the servers of popular music-streaming service Vevo this week and leaked 3.1TB of internal files and video content online before eventually taking it down. The hacking outfit released a trove of stolen... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
New Hack Can Access Phones and Computers Via BluetoothFile Image. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images) Silicon Valley security com
NBC Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
File Image. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images) Silicon Valley security company, Armis, has discovered vulnerabilities that can allow hackers to access a user’s phone or computer through Bluetooth. Armis found a collection of eight exploits, all... Read more
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International Business Times
Facebook and Google have become 'surveillance states' and risk regulation, investor warns a real issue. "These are massive data companies," he continued. Facebook is no
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
a real issue. "These are massive data companies," he continued. Facebook is not really a social network, it's a data company in disguise. Google is not really a search business, it's a data company in disguise." Indeed, such companies have... Read more
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Market Watch
Equifax mess shows why Social Security numbers need to be replaced with something less easy to stealas an authentication and be taken seriously by consumers,” Seth Ruden, senior f
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
as an authentication and be taken seriously by consumers,” Seth Ruden, senior fraud consultant at global payments systems company ACI Worldwide, said of the Social Security number. A lifelong, unchanging identifier like a Social Security number... Read more
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Technode
Hackers use finance app to steal millions in only half a daypolice have arrested nearly 100 suspects in over 30 Chinese provinces for steal
Technode / Posted 5 days ago
police have arrested nearly 100 suspects in over 30 Chinese provinces for stealing online funds. The case was opened when a hacker gang stole RMB 10.5 million in just half a day by attacking a finance app, The Paper reports (in Chinese). The... Read more
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International Business Times
US sanctions 7 Iranians and a security firm for role in cyberattacks targeting its financial system in support of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). Those sanctione
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
in support of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). Those sanctioned included private computer security company ITSec Team that allegedly planned and launched distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against at least nine... Read more
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International Business Times
RouteX malware: Russian hacker infects Netgear routers to mount attacks against Fortune 500 firms RouteX malware was linked to the Links malware, which they deem RouteX's predec
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
RouteX malware was linked to the Links malware, which they deem RouteX's predecessor. The researchers also said that the hacker is exploiting a particular vulnerability that affects the web server included with Netgear WNR routers, which was... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Washingtonians: Here’s how much it costs to freeze your creditsite that your personal data wasn’t breached. A credit freeze, the attorney ge
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
site that your personal data wasn’t breached. A credit freeze, the attorney general’s website says, makes it harder for a hacker to open an account or credit card in your name — but consumers must place a freeze with all three credit-reporting... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Anti-virus software taken off federal computers, some local shelveson the use of Kaspersky Labs software on government computers, citing possible
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
on the use of Kaspersky Labs software on government computers, citing possible but unproven concerns that the Russia based company is linked to the Kremlin. The company issued a long response to this action, saying in part, "more than 85 percent... Read more
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