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Hackers infect 500,000 consumer routers all over the world with malware

VPNFilter can survive reboots and contains destructive "kill" function.<p>Hackers, possibly working for an advanced nation, have infected more than …

Information Security

Alleged shooter at Texas high school spared people he liked, court document says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The teenager who allegedly used a shotgun and a revolver to kill 10 people and wound 10 others at a Texas high school Friday admitted he didn't shoot people he liked and meant to kill the ones he did target, a probable cause affidavit says.<p>Suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, has cooperated …

Santa Fe

Woman called a 'smelly fatty' on United flight says stranger stepped in to intervene

An Oklahoma woman claims she was fat-shamed on a plane and credits another passenger for standing up for her.<p>Savannah Phillips, who was on a United flight to Illinois Monday, shared details of the experience on social media, News Channel 5 reports.<p>In the Facebook post, Phillips explained how she …

Text Messaging

Russian hackers found the 'ultimate' hacking tool buried in the supply chain of laptops

When Vitaly Kamluk, a security researcher with Kaspersky Lab, discovered a mysterious program named “Computrace” deeply burrowed into his colleagues’ …

Information Security

Here's What's Actually Going On When You (Or Someone In Your Life) Can't Stop Complaining

Research shows that constant grumbling, bewailing, and lamenting not only torments the people around us but harms our health and adds stress to our …

Self-help

Strength training doesn't just build muscle — it also helps fight depression, a new study found

Working out in just about any way seems to have huge benefits for your mental health.<p>Researchers have known for some time that aerobic exercise could significantly reduce symptoms of depression without any of the negative side effects associated with some medications. (Cardio exercise also has many …

Exercise

Hacker Kevin Mitnick shows how to bypass 2FA — TechCrunch

Open this story in Apple News.<p>For the best reading experience, open this story on a device with Apple News.. It may also be available on the …

US elevates the role of Cyber Command

After months of talk and planning, US Cyber Command is now just as important as the rest of the Pentagon's commands -- at least, on paper. The military has officially elevated its cyberwarfare division to a "unified command" that operates independently of the NSA. It's not a complete split. General …

Cyberwarfare

LeBron James' 43-point playoff masterpiece: Where does it rank?

ee4_jpegcavs25.jpg<p>Cavaliers forward LeBron James punches the air Thursday during a time out in the third quarter against the Raptors at Air Canada …

Basketball

The incredible story of Elon Musk, from getting bullied in school to the most interesting man in tech

As CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, founder of The Boring Company, and cofounder of OpenAI, Musk seems to be everywhere all at once, pushing all kinds of incredible new technologies. He's said he won't be happy until we've escaped Earth and colonized Mars.<p>Between space rockets, electric cars, solar …

Elon Musk

Twitter advising all 330 million users to change passwords after bug exposed them in plain text

There’s apparently no evidence of any breach or misuse, but you should change your password anyway<p>Twitter is urging all of its more than 330 million users to immediately change their passwords after a bug exposed them in plain text. While Twitter’s investigation showed that there was no evidence …

Security

DeRozan, Love team up for NBA spot on mental health | The Star

DeRozan was asked how the Canadian government can help pick up the slack. It’s all about keeping a dialogue going, he says.<p>“You have to start with …

Mental Health

Avicii took his own life by cutting himself, according to a graphic report by TMZ

DJ and producer Avicii killed himself, according to several sources who spoke with the US celebrity website TMZ.<p>Avicii, who was 28, was found dead in Muscat, Oman, on April 20. Police said there was "no criminal suspicion" in the case, and a previous statement from his family alluded to …

Avicii

The Best Affordable Japanese Whisky You Can Buy

Japanese whisky sure can be expensive. While older bottlings can easily fetch thousands of dollars or, at the super-premium end, hundreds of …

A crummy drop-down menu appeared to kill dozens of mothers in Texas

This doesn’t mean maternal mortality in Texas or the US is OK. It’s still horrific.<p>In the US, the rate of women dying from pregnancy and childbirth …

Public Health

The Mad Genius Behind Chuck E. Cheese’s

Security News This Week: Julian Assange Has Lost His Internet Privileges

After weeks of unrelenting chaos, the cybersecurity world took a little bit of a breather. Well, relatively, anyway. There was still one of the …

How to Make Steak Just Like a Steakhouse

You don't need fancy equipment or culinary training to make an excellent, juicy, seared steak at home. Follow these tips, then bring on the creamed …

Never Tag Your Mom On Facebook If She Displays Her Maiden Name

Remember this come Mother's Day.<p>By now, you likely know not to provide your Social Security number to just anyone who asks for it. The same is probably true about disclosing your full birthdate or home address on social media.<p>But one activity many of us still routinely do straight up invites …

Why CEOs Like Rex Tillerson Fail in Washington

Although the former secretary of state’s contentious relationship with the president didn’t help matters, Tillerson’s management style left a department in disarray.<p>Rex Tillerson is hardly the first person to be targeted in a tweet from Donald Trump, but on Tuesday morning, he became the first …

Snap falls for a second day after Rihanna speaks out against controversial ad

Shares of Snap fell another 2 percent Friday, a day after Rihanna instructed her 60.9 million Instagram followers to delete the app.<p>It's the second …

Social Media

How Long Does It Take Hackers To Pull Off a Massive Job Like Equifax?

How to steal 143 million customer records without anybody noticing.<p>The time it takes hackers to download records depends on how large the files are. A photo contains a heck of a lot of data; a text file listing your name, address, social security number, etc., would be far smaller—especially given …

LeBron James reacts to Kevin Love's mental health revelation

CLEVELAND -- Hours after Kevin Love penned an essay for the Players' Tribune, in which he detailed his battle with mental health, LeBron James, took …

DeMar DeRozan Discusses Depression, Personal Struggles: 'We're All Human'

In an interview with Doug Smith of the <i>Toronto Star</i> that ran Sunday, Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan said he suffers from depression and anxiety.<p>“It’s one of them things that no matter how indestructible we look like we are, we’re all human at the end of the day,” DeRozan told Smith. “We all got …

Basketball

‘The club no one wants to join.’ Mass shooting survivors find solace in one another.

Yvonne Cech and Diana Perri Haneski met 36 years ago while working at a Connecticut radio station. They married men they met at the station and moved hundreds of miles apart, but their lives appeared to continue in sync. They twice gave birth within weeks of one another. They each earned a master’s …

High School

Americans Invented Modern Life. Now We’re Using Opioids to Escape It.

<b>It is a beautiful, hardy flower,</b> <i>Papaver somniferum,</i> a poppy that grows up to four feet in height and arrives in a multitude of colors. It thrives in …

SEC urges clearer disclosures about cybersecurity risks

Updated guidance offers suggestions on how and when public companies should disclose breaches and risks.<p>The US Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday issued new guidance on how and when public companies should disclose cybersecurity risks and breaches.<p>The "interpretive guidance" document …

Cybersecurity

Roger Federer Is The Oldest No. 1 In Men's Tennis History And Also Is Everyone's Dad Now

Robin Haase started strong but appeared to vomit into a garbage can during a changeover in the final set of today’s 4-6, 6-1, 6-1 loss to Roger …

From 'broken child' to mass killer

<b>(CNN) —</b> Long before he slaughtered 17 people at the South Florida high school he once attended, Nikolas Cruz had a disturbing way of introducing himself.<p>"Hi, I'm Nick," he used to say, according to an acquaintance interviewed by CNN. "I'm a school shooter."<p>Cruz posed with guns and knives in photos …

Crime

Suspect in Florida school shooting reportedly threatened students in the past and flaunted pictures of guns on his phone

Law-enforcement officials have begun releasing details about the suspect in Wednesday's high-school shooting that claimed the lives of at least 17 people and injured 14.<p>Nikolas Cruz, a 19-year-old who had been expelled from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where the shooting took place, was …