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Error Exposes 1.5 Million People's Private Medical Records on Amazon Web Services [UPDATED]

Police injury reports, drug tests, detailed doctor visit notes, social security numbers—all were inexplicably unveiled on a public subdomain of …

Trump administration imposing new email security protocols for agencies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration on Monday will order federal agencies to adopt common email security standards in an effort to better protect against hackers, a senior Department of Homeland Security official said.<p>DHS Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity Jeanette Manfra, speaking …

Is Your Wi-Fi Connection Safe? Here's What You Need to Know About the KRACK Attack

Don't panic, but do take these simple steps to stay safe until your device gets a proper fix. A few companies have already found a plug for this …

Here's the 2018 Cybersecurity Almanac | Inc.com

Almanacs are annual publications that include predictions for the upcoming year based on an analysis of facts known at the time of publication. In past generations, for example, almanacs served as important resources for farmers developing their planting strategies for upcoming seasons. As we enter …

Cybersecurity

Amazon says a patch for WPA2 exploit KRACK is in the works

Phones and computers aren't the only devices affected by the KRACK WPA2 exploit. In a connected world, everything from your toothbrush to your …

Never mind the WPA2 drama... Details emerge of TPM key cockup that hits tonnes of devices

About a third of all crypto modules globally generate weak, crackable RSA pairsRSA keys produced by smartcards, security tokens, laptops, and other …

Wi-Fi has a big security flaw - and you need to act now

A weakness discovered in WPA2 encryption affects almost every Wi-Fi device. Unless the flaw is patched, hackers could potentially spy on everything you do online.

Wi-Fi

Yahoo Triples Likely Scope of 2013 Hack to 3 Billion Users

Yahoo, the internet company acquired by Verizon Communications Inc. this year, now believes a 2013 security breach exposed all 3 billion of its users …

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Trump administration backpedals on citizenship for 'Dreamers': official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. official told Congress on Tuesday it would be “rational” to legislate a path for citizenship for illegal immigrants who came to the United States as children, but within hours the administration backtracked, saying his comments did not state the views of President …

Trump doles out praise as Puerto Ricans despair

<b>San Juan, Puerto Rico (CNN) —</b> Nearly two weeks after Hurricane Maria pummeled the island of Puerto Rico, President Donald Trump touched down for the first time and immediately downplayed the devastation.<p>"Every death is a horror," Trump began, before comparing Puerto Rico's official death toll of 16 …