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System predicts 85 percent of cyber-attacks using input from human experts

Today’s security systems usually fall into one of two categories: human or machine. So-called “analyst-driven solutions” rely on rules created by …

Machine Learning

Viruses are works of art at The Malware Museum

The Internet Archive has put together a collection of de-toothed viruses<p>Viruses in today's world are generally thought of as silent assassins. They …

VirusTotal Firmware Malware Implant Scanning

Successful attacks against firmware are rare but provide hackers with one thing they covet most: persistence.<p>Advanced attack groups have already …

Government Promises Comment Period on Next Wassenaar Draft

It’s been months since the U.S. Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security pulled the U.S. implementation of the Wassenaar Arrangement off …

Global Community Outraged by North Korean Rocket Launch

Global reaction to North Korea's announcement of launching a long-range rocket has been swift and created universal international outrage.<p>U.S. …

New Fitbit Alta is fashionable too

Fitbit has shown off its latest activity tracker - the Fitbit Alta - and it's adding some fashionable kinks into the mix<p>Fitbit activity trackers do …

Apple is overdoing a security check by bricking people’s iPhones and iPads

Apple is getting flak for a security check in recent iPhone and iPad models that can disable all use of a device when it has been fixed by a non-Apple-certified repair person. Repairs to the home button on an iPhone or iPad, or even screen replacement—a relatively common procedure—can trigger the …

Apple Pay

Major Cyber Attack On U.S. Power Grid Is Likely

Ted Koppel’s book – ‘Lights Out: A Cyberattack, A Nation Unprepared, Surviving the Aftermath‘ – published in October, 2015 – spells out what may be our nation’s greatest risk – a catastrophic shutdown of one or more U.S. power grids.<p>In his New York Times bestselling investigation, Koppel reveals …

Cybersecurity

Chicken Soup

These comforting recipes include classic chicken noodle soup and hearty chicken-and-sausage gumbo.

Huge Moroccan concentrated solar plant poised to to be world's largest

Morocco turned on its colossal solar power plant in the Sahara Desert this week, beginning the first phase of a project that is intended to provide …

This Genius Apple TV Hack Removes The Garlic Smell From Your Hands

The only downfall to cooking with garlic or onions is the smell that they leave on your hands. Those two ingredients are the base of many great recipes, but they definitely overstay their welcome.<p>There are many solutions to getting rid of the offensive smells, like rubbing your hands with lemon …

Obama 'Embarrassed' For Republicans Who Wrote Iran Letter

President Obama said he's "embarrassed" for the 47 Republican senators who tried to undercut nuclear talks with Iran by writing a letter directly to the Iranian leadership.<p>"For them to address a letter to the Ayatollah, who they claim is our mortal enemy, and their basic argument to them is, 'Don't …

Jimmy Kimmel

Putin reveals secrets of Russia's Crimea takeover plot

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1151000/1151023_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524790236_cc7bae08b93f1721950857bf816929bb<p><b>Vladimir Putin has admitted for the first time that the plan to annex Crimea was ordered weeks before the referendum on self-determination.</b><p>Crimea was …

How To Make Your Own Damn Shamrock Shake With Only 7 Ingredients

Bye bye, carrageenan.<p>Since its inception in 1970, more than 60 million McDonald’s Shamrock Shakes have been sucked into America’s faces through the hollows of those far-too-thin plastic straws. The Shamrock Shake is minty. It is powerfully green. And it is 820 calories* worth of brain-freezing St. …

Ice Cream

Destiny File Troll Comes Forward, Confesses Trail of Deletions

A 17-year-old griefer who deletes other people's data on Destiny and Grand Theft Auto V, operating under the guise of his friend's PSN account, has made an unapologetic confession after being discovered.<p>The teen, given the alias "Chris", confirmed on Tuesday that he was the culprit of a spate of …

Internet

Piggybacking robot feeds you tomatoes while you run

We might have a new winner for the "world's silliest wearable" award. Japanese juice vendor Kagome has teamed up with the mechanical artists at Maywa Denki to build Petit-Tomatan, a piggybacking robot that feeds you tomatoes (which reportedly help your "antioxidant power") while you're running. …

What’s The Worst Possible Password?

Short answer: Password1 is pretty bad<p>Last fall, hackers leaked 10 million email passwords on a Russian Bitcoin forum. Bogdan Calin, the chief technology officer for Web security firm Acunetix, sifted through the data and found almost 50,000 Gmail accounts with the same password: 123456. In fact, …

New Lenovo PCs shipped with factory-installed adware

Buy a new Lenovo computer recently? Well, it looks like it could be infected with some factory-installed adware. Users on the official Lenovo forums started noticing that search results were being injected with sponsored links (like what happens when a machine is infected with typical adware or …

Lenovo Caught Installing Adware On New Computers

It looks like Lenovo has been installing adware onto new consumer computers from the company that activates when taken out of the box for the first time.<p>The adware, named Superfish, is reportedly installed on a number of Lenovo’s consumer laptops out of the box. The software injects third-party ads …

Information Security

How To Season, Clean And Care For A Cast Iron Skillet Like A Pro

In today's world of fast-paced living and uber convenience, cooking with a cast iron skillet seems like an antiquated notion. We have nonstick pans we can throw in the dishwasher, so why would we ever bother with a skillet that can't be washed with soap and has to be dried over heat immediately …

16 Great Food Loves Throughout Time

Peanut butter and jelly, pretzels and beer…some food combinations are just meant to be together. Here's how the greatest food loves of all time met their matches.<p><b>From tomato soup and grilled cheese</b> to chocolate and peanut butter, these foods have found their better halves. Celebrate the greatest …

grilled cheese

Cuban Sandwich with Zucchini Pickles

8 Servings<p>Park 121 makes its own zucchini pickles for these messy (in a good way) sandwiches; substitute with thinly sliced dill or bread-and-butter pickles if you like.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>zucchini pickles<p>1 ½ cups apple cider vinegar<p>½ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon ground turmeric<p>1 teaspoon mustard powder<p>1 …

Food Preservation

Watching People Code Could Be The Next Big Thing

Twitch made streaming video games into a hugely popular phenomenon, so what could be next big livestreaming thing? Perhaps it’s watching other people code.<p>An emerging trend appears to be live streams in which viewers can tune in to watch people code things like Minecraft servers, writing a compiler …

Livestreaming

From Appomattox to Afghanistan: Portraits of American GIs

They served in the Civil War, World War II, Vietnam, and Iraq—and now 50 servicemen and –women are together for the first time in American Soldier, a …

Kansas City

Chinese attacks cost U.S. Defense Department over $100M

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Shutterstock/karen roach<p>Chinese army hackers apparently caused more than $100 million worth of damage to U.S. …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

The World’s Most Beautiful Box Of Chocolates

Japanese design house Nendo can make <i>anything</i> better. The designers have revamped rubber bands. They tackled the 4,000-year-old design problem of chopsticks. They even figured out how to make wood transparent for crying out loud.<p>Still, I’m always happiest when Nendo turns its design genius to …

These 36 questions can make you 'fall in love with anyone'

A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try?<p>The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.<p>The key? To ask someone the 36 questions below - and answer them yourself. Doing this, …

Relationships

5 Madly Delicious Ways to Make Meatballs

<b>1. Swedish Meatballs</b><p>Delicate, bite-sized and covered in a light cream gravy -- what's not to love about Swedish meatballs? Spear them with toothpicks for a party or spoon them over lightly buttered egg noodles for dinner. Either way, make extra -- they disappear quickly! <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chicken</b> …