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A Hacker Reveals How Your Fingerprint Could Be Easier To Hack Than A Traditional Password

At the 31st annual Chaos Computer Club conference in Hamburg, Germany, Popular Science reports a hacker named Jan "Starbug" Krissler pointed out the flaws in biometric password technology, like the fingerprint sensor found on an iPhone 6.<p>Krissler said pictures of people's hands and fingers can be …

How to Stop Hackers from Stealing Your Data on Public Wi-Fi

You enjoy “free internet” through Wi-Fi hotspots libraries, coffee shops, at bars, and other public places. It seems harmless. Little do you know, a stranger could know your birthplace, the schools you attended, and your recent search history in 20 minutes.<p>Just a couple of years ago, strangers …

Information Systems

Emails Are Killing You, New Research Says | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Knowing the truth isn't enough sometimes.<p>You need academics to point out the obvious so that you can huff that, of course, their conclusions are obvious and then you go back to doing nothing …

Business Strategy

U.S. presidential commission issues recommendations on cyber security | Reuters

(Reuters) - The U.S. government and the private sector must cooperate to improve the security of digital networks, a U.S. presidential commission on cyber security recommended in a wide-ranging report issued on Friday.<p>Man poses in front of on a display showing the word 'cyber' in binary code, in …

How to Protect Your Digital Privacy

It’s one thing that most people struggle with when it comes to the web, and that’s how to protect yourself from the intrusion of prying government …

Information Systems

Teaching Machines to Understand Us - MIT Technology Review

The first time Yann LeCun revolutionized artificial intelligence, it was a false dawn. It was 1995, and for almost a decade, the young Frenchman had …

Artificial Intelligence