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[l] at 8/19/22 7:00am
A security researcher claims that Apple mobile devices keep connections open if they are created before a VPN is activated.

[Category: Security, Security / Privacy]

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[l] at 8/18/22 3:42pm
This invasive malware isn’t just for phones—it can target your PC, too. But a new batch of algorithms aims to weed out this threat.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 8/18/22 5:00am
The best end-to-end encrypted messaging app has a host of security features. Here are the ones you should care about.

[Category: Security, Security / Security Advice]

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[l] at 8/18/22 4:00am
The Freedom of Information Act helps Americans learn what the government is up to. The Poseys exploited it—and became unlikely defenders of transparency.

[Category: Backchannel, Security / National Security, Security / Privacy]

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[l] at 8/17/22 10:27am
Google’s new mobile operating system has arrived. Take back some control with these privacy and security tips.

[Category: Security, Security / Privacy]

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[l] at 8/14/22 5:00am
Keep private photos, videos, and documents away from prying eyes.

[Category: Security, Security / Privacy, Security / Security Advice]

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[l] at 8/13/22 7:31pm
A hacker has formulated an exploit that provides root access to two popular models of the company’s farm equipment.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 8/13/22 1:33pm
The Veterans Affairs’ VistA software has a vulnerability that could let an attacker “masquerade as a doctor,” a security researcher warns.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 8/13/22 7:00am
Plus: Cisco gets hit by ransomware, Twilio gets phished, a new way to fight email spammers, and much more.

[Category: Security, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 8/12/22 5:00pm
An injection flaw allowed a researcher to access all files on a Mac. Apple issued a fix, but some machines may still be vulnerable.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 8/12/22 2:34pm
The popular video meeting app makes it easy to keep the software up to date—but it also introduced vulnerabilities.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 8/12/22 11:55am
FBI agents reportedly searched Mar-a-Lago for “nuclear documents.” That can fall into one of these four categories.

[Category: Security, Security / National Security]

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[l] at 8/11/22 12:09pm
The State Department organization has called for people to share details about five key members of the hacking group.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 8/11/22 11:28am
The Zero Day Initiative has found a concerning uptick in security updates that fail to fix vulnerabilities.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 8/11/22 5:00am
The company says an expansion of privacy features in Messenger is unrelated to a high-profile Nebraska abortion case.

[Category: Security, Security / Privacy, Security / Security News, Business / Social Media]

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[l] at 8/11/22 5:00am
The Raspberry Pi-powered device can scan for phones around you. If it keeps spotting the same one, it’ll send you an alert.

[Category: Security, Security / Privacy]

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[l] at 8/10/22 3:38pm
Before the flagship phone ever landed in users’ hands, the security team thoroughly hacked it by finding bugs and developing exploits.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 8/10/22 12:01pm
Ten years after it was first unveiled, the powerful firmware analysis platform Ofrak is now available to anyone.

[Category: Security, Security / Security News]

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[l] at 8/10/22 8:00am
It cost a researcher only $25 worth of parts to create a tool that allows custom code to run on the satellite dishes.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 8/9/22 4:46pm
New research found troubling vulnerabilities in the 5G platforms carriers offer to wrangle embedded device data.

[Category: Security, Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks]

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[l] at 8/9/22 12:51pm
The fact that a search of Donald Trump's Florida home was even necessary says a lot.

[Category: Security, Security / National Security, Business / National Affairs]

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