The House of Representatives passed the Protecting Cyber Networks Act, a bill designed to allow more fluid sharing of cybersecurity threat data between corporations and government agencies.
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In this World of Warcraft-style game, hacking the game is the game.
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A darknet marketplace called TheRealDeal Market has emerged, focusing on brokering hackers’ zero-day attack methods.
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A new tool dodges censorship by converting text-based messages into automated game commands. Zerg rush!
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Edward Snowden appears to have a thing for the late British conservative prime minister Margaret Thatcher.
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The early targets that have signaled shifts in America’s domestic surveillance techniques weren’t activists and political dissidents, or terrorists. They’ve been drug dealers.
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On Wednesday Popcorn Time plans to launch a version of its copyright-flouting bittorrent video player for iOS, potentially bringing its free, easy-as-Netflix form of movie and TV piracy to millions of iPads and iPhones.
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The first batch of routers lacked basic password protection, and had a bug that would allow any Wi-Fi intruders to completely hijack the device, snooping on or recording all of a user’s traffic.
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In the next few months, Congressman Steve Israel plans to reintroduce legislation that would ban 3-D printed guns or any other fully-plastic firearm.
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A newly revealed chat log shows it was not the creator of the Silk Road who first suggested enlisting the services of a hit man, but rather his top advisor and mentor.
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