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US Planted Malware on Russian Power Grid Current and former US government officials say that US intelligence has placed malware in Russia’s electric power grid. While some support the increasingly aggressive cyber efforts, others are concerned that they could escalate… Read More ›

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Hackers Stole a Border Agency Database of Traveler Photos US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has acknowledged that hackers broke into the IT systems of a third party contractor and stole photos of people and images of license plates. CBP… Read More ›

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Microsoft: Patch Windows BlueKeep Flaw Now!(May 31 & June 3, 2019) The Microsoft Security Response Center is strongly urging users affected by the Windows BlueKeep (CVE-2019-0708) bug to patch the flaw as soon as possible. The flaw, which lies in the… Read More ›

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Finland Fighting Fake News Through Education(May 21, 2019) In 2014, the Finnish government introduced an initiative to fight fake news. The initiative includes awareness and education; schools teach digital literacy and critical thinking about misinformation. Finland’s President has called on all… Read More ›

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The Story Behind The U.S. Conflict with Huawei(May 21, 2019) Today’s in-depth Reuters story provides detailed background on the U.S. fight with Huawei.Read more in:– Hobbling Huawei: Inside the U.S. war on China’s tech giant Boeing Corrects 737 Max Flight Simulators Boeing… Read More ›

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WhatsApp Vulnerability Exploited to Place Spyware on Phones A vulnerability in WhatsApp is being actively exploited to install spyware on mobile phones. The attackers infected targeted devices by calling them; users did not even have to answer the call. A… Read More ›