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New security flaw detected in Intel hardware

Finnish cybersecurity specialist F-Secure has reported another serious flaw in Intel hardware. It has nothing to do with the Spectre and Meltdown …

How an industry-breaking bug stayed secret for seven months

How an industry-breaking bug stayed secret for seven months — and then leaked out<p>When Graz University of Technology researcher Michael Schwarz first reached out to Intel, he thought he was about to ruin the company’s day. He had found a problem with their chips, together with his colleagues Daniel …

How to stop over 400 sites logging everything you type: A complete list of every site using session replay scripts

Here's how you can protect yourself from one of the biggest security flaws on the internet<p>You've read the news about session replay scripts and how …

Announcing the 2016 Honorary Scripting Guys

<b>Summary</b>: The Honorary Scripting Guys for 2016 are announced.<p>Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Well, it has been an awesome year for …

JavaScript Frameworks, Keeping Up With The Latest And The Greatest

Society is constantly upgrading. A new model of a smartphone is introduced in a predictable habit forming cycle every six months, i.e the iPhone. In the fashion industry, every season of every year a new style is released. Automakers release a new version of their current models every year. Hence, …

How Obama is scheming to sabotage Trump’s presidency

When former President Barack Obama said he was “heartened” by anti-Trump protests, he was sending a message of approval to his troops. Troops? Yes, …

Barack Obama has destroyed America’s advantage

In July 1944, just weeks after the successful Allied invasion of Normandy, hundreds of delegates from around the world gathered in Bretton Woods, New …

Why the alleged Russian spy ring matters

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> They weren't exactly James Bond but the three alleged Russian spies exposed by the FBI are part of the most intense effort by Russia to infiltrate agents onto American soil since the Cold War.<p>In an affidavit unsealed in federal court on Monday, the Justice Department accused …

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

IQ

Apple laptops vulnerable to virus that 'can’t be removed'

A security flaw in Apple laptops could leave users vulnerable to infection by malicious software that hackers could use to steal data and which is virtually impossible to remove<p>A security expert has found a way to install malicious code on a tiny chip built into Apple laptops which would resist any …

Online Guide to Tennessee Elections, Candidates & Politics

<b>TENNESSEE</b><p><b>Your complete directory of Tennessee candidates for Governor, United State Senator and Congress in the current election cycle ... state</b> …

Veterans

Tennessee Conservative Candidates 2016 - Congress - Senate - Governor

<b>Presidential Primary: March 1, 2016<br>State Primary: August 4, 2016</b><p><b>Election Day: November 8, 2016</b><p><b>Tennessee Conservative Candidates</b><p>Recommended Tennessee …

Tea Party

7 things you didn’t know your Web browser could do

The most-used program on your computer is your Web browser, but there's a good chance you don't know much about it besides how to visit your favorite sites. There are a lot of myths about browsers, some of which I've dispelled in the past, but today I want to help you get the most out of your …

Updated: Mysterious bug in Belkin routers (now fixed) kicked people off the internet

This morning a lot of people who own Belkin routers woke up to find they had no access to the internet. While their devices were connecting to their …

New US CTO And Former Google Exec Megan Smith Shares Her Biggest Advice For Young People

Megan Smith, former VP of Google's secretive "moonshots" research lab Google X, became the new chief technology officer of the United States in September. In her first interview since taking that role, Smith told Fortune's Pattie Sellers that taking the job was a "no-brainer."<p>When President Obama …

How hackers could slam on your car's brakes

Modern cars are increasingly controlled by computers. And where there are computers, there are hackers.<p>A report shared exclusively with CNNMoney shows that the 2014 Jeep Cherokee, 2015 Cadillac Escalade and 2014 Toyota Prius were the most 'hackable' of 20 car models reviewed by automotive security …

Amazon finally explains what it wants from Hachette: lower ebook prices

30 percent of revenue and ebooks at $9.99 or below<p>Amazon is finally providing some explanation for its ongoing dispute with the publisher Hachette, explaining that it's taken issue over Hachette's insistence on pricing ebooks above $9.99. In a note today, Amazon explains that it's not actually …

Apple buys e-book recommendation engine, report says

Apple may be upping its e-books game with the purchase of a book-analytics company, TechCrunch reported Friday.<p>The company has bought BookLamp, a service that generated e-book recommendations for buyers based on a natural language analysis of books they'd read in the past, an anonymous tipster …

The App I Used to Break Into My Neighbor’s Home

When I broke into my neighbor’s home earlier this week, I didn’t use any cat burglar skills. I don’t know how to pick locks. I’m not even sure how to …

Malaysian Passenger Jet Went Down In One Of The Last Separatist Strongholds

The destruction of a Malaysian Airlines plane took place near Donetsk, site of a self-proclaimed pro-Russian "people's republic" that is one of the last major pro-Moscow holdouts in Ukraine's restive east.<p>An adviser to the Ukraine Interior Minister has alleged that pro-Russia separatists shot down …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

FCC votes in favor of new Net Neutrality rules, leaves room for 'fast lanes'

Five months ago, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals came down hard and essentially neutered 2010's Open Internet Order. Today, the FCC voted -- in a split decision along party lines -- to try again with a proposal for new Net Neutrality rules. Nothing's set in stone yet (the final vote on the matter …

NSA reportedly installing spyware on US-made hardware

The National Security Agency has been allegedly accessing routers, servers, and other computer network devices to plant backdoors and other spyware before they're shipped overseas, according to the Guardian.<p>The news about the NSA's alleged interception of hardware comes via journalist Glenn …

This Email Shows Google And NSA's Close Working Relationship

If Google wasn't cooperating with the National Security Agency's spying program, as the company has vehemently claimed again and again, why were the guys in charge of each organization emailing so much in 2011 and 2012?<p>That's the question raised by a series of emails between then-NSA director Keith …

5 rules for using the Internet after ‘Heartbleed’

You know the lock icon that pops up next to URLs to tell you a website will keep your information safe? It turns out it has actually left your …

Information Systems

'Heartbleed' bug can't be simply blamed on coders

Were you a thriller writer seeking a name for an apocalyptic software security flaw that threatened the future of civilisation as we know it, then "Heartbleed" would be hard to beat. Last week saw the discovery of such a flaw, and Heartbleed was the name assigned to it.<p>Most security flaws are of …

How We Hacked Google's Production Server and Got Paid $10K

<i>Fredrik Almroth and Mathias Karlsson are the co-founders of Detectify. This post originally appeared on the Detectify blog.</i><p>To stay on top on the latest security alerts, we often spend time on bug bounties and CTF’s. When we were discussing the challenge for the weekend, Mathias got an interesting …