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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/12/2018
Two weeks after Facebook announced a vulnerability in its "View As" feature that exposed users' security tokens, the social media company issued an update, sharing that the data breach impacted 30 million accounts -- not the 50 million users Facebook originally thought.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/12/2018
When the Spectre and Meltdown class of vulnerabilities in x86 processors became widely known in March of 2018, the then-CEO of Intel, Brian Krzanich, told the world that its upcoming CPUs would have hardware partitioning enabled for protection.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/12/2018
The Department of Homeland Security took Juniper Networks out to the woodshed this week, and gave the company a couple of major whacks across the knuckles.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/12/2018
A US Senate committee has sent a letter to Google CEO Sundar Pichai that is demanding more answers about a flaw in the company's Google+ social media platform that could have exposed the personal information of about 500,000 users to third-party developers.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/11/2018
It's thieves versus geeks on Russian and Chinese hacking forums.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/11/2018
With the US Defense Department preparing to buy and develop $1.66 trillion in new weapons over the next several years, a report finds that these next-generation systems are vulnerable to any number of cyber attacks.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/10/2018
Anyone paying attention to headlines in the past several months can see that the number and frequency of data breaches is creeping upwards. Now, Gemalto is putting an actual figure to these security incidents and the result is staggering.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/10/2018
Magecart, which is suspected of several recent attacks against Ticketmaster, British Airways and other firms, is at it again. This time, the group targeted a site called Shopper Approved, which provides third-party product reviews and other services to larger e-commerce companies.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/10/2018
A major US telecom company discovered that servers that used its own data center had been hacked, and this manipulated hardware could be used for spying and industrial espionage within the business, according to another report from Bloomberg.
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Michelle, 10/14/2018 9:14:44 PM
Bloomberg Hardware Hacking Story Faces Fierce Backlash From Apple & DHS
Ooo! Maybe it's a stock shorting scheme. That too belongs in a movie, or maybe on an episode of Billions.

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