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Avalanche botnet network struck down in global operation

A concerted effort between law enforcement and cybersecurity firms has resulted in the destruction of a major botnet platform.<p>After four years of …

Computer Science

Hackers Say Knocking Thousands of Brits Offline Was an Accident

The hackers who built a new, improved, Mirai botnet strike again, knocking thousands of British internet users offline—by mistake.<p>A new zombie army of hacked Internet of Things devices forced thousands of Brits offline, as hackers tried to expand the reach of their botnet.<p>The UK internet providers …

Cybersecurity

‘The Daily Show’ Torches General Flynn, Trump’s ‘Racist’ National Security Adviser

The man who is about to handle the nation’s intelligence is prone to retweeting conspiracy theories, sharing anti-Semitic messages, and good …

Hacked in just six seconds: How criminals only need moments to guess card number and security code

Criminals can work out the card number, expiry date and security code for a Visa debit or credit card in as little as six seconds using guesswork, researchers have found.<p>Experts from Newcastle University said it was "frighteningly easy" to do with a laptop and an internet connection.<p>Fraudsters use …

Last Minute Deal: Pay What You Want Learn to Code 2017 Bundle

We have a great last minute deal on the Pay What You Want Learn to Code 2017 Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store.<p>You choose exactly how much you …

Programming

Hackers only need your phone number to eavesdrop on calls, read texts, track you

60 Minutes showed how hackers only needed a congressman's phone number to record his calls and track his location. The congressman said people at …

The future of credit-card security may involve blinking numbers

Your credit card may start winking at you soon in an effort to keep your data safe.<p>French digital security company Oberthur Technologies, which maintains a significant design and production operation in Los Angeles, has developed a digital display powered by a micro-thin battery. It will change the …

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Explore Opportunity<p>Internet researchers can work as Independent Research Consultants or with individuals or companies to gather, synthesize and …

Algorithm for topological sorting if cycles exist

Some programming languages (like haskell) allow cyclic dependencies between modules. Since the compiler needs to know all definitions of all modules …

Google Just Launched New AI-Powered Algorithms

Training the Network<p>Today, if you ask the Google search engine on your desktop a question like “How big is the Milky Way,” you’ll no longer just get …

Artificial Intelligence