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WannaCry? Hundreds of US schools still haven’t patched servers
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Enlarge / School IT is old school. And still vulnerable to EternalBlue. (credit: PhotoAlto / Frederic Cirou / Getty Images) If you’re wondering why ransomware continues to be such a problem for state and local governments and other public institutions, all you have to do to get an answer is poke around the Internet a […]

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Hundreds Are Alreadying Using Waymo's Driver-less Taxis In Arizona
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The commercial rollout of Waymo’s driver-less taxi service in Chandler, Arizona, a suburb of Phoenix with a population of 260,000 people, has more than a thousand customers already signed up — including the mayor, reports Forbes: Each of the several hundred Waymo One vans in Chandler arrives with a safety driver at the wheel. But […]

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Facebook nukes hundreds of “inauthentic” accounts “tied to Iran”
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Enlarge / The Facebook logo is displayed at the 2018 CeBIT technology trade fair on June 12, 2018, in Hanover, Germany. (credit: Alexander Koerner/Getty Images) Facebook said Thursday that it had removed 783 pages, groups, and accounts for “engaging in coordinated inauthentic behavior tied to Iran.” According to the social media giant, some of the […]

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Chrome 70's Upcoming Security Change Will Break Hundreds of Sites
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When Chrome 70 arrives on October 16th, it will drop trust for a major HTTPS certificate provider, putting hundreds of popular websites at risk of breaking. “Chrome 70 is expected to be released on or around October 16, when the browser will start blocking sites that run older Symantec certificates issued before June 2016, including […]

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With Chrome 70, hundreds of popular websites are about to break
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A lot of secure sites are set to grind to a halt with security error messages in the next version of Google Chrome, after the browser will drop trust for a major HTTPS certificate provider following a series of security incidents. Chrome 70 is expected to be released on or around October 16, when the […]

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Hundreds of Instagram users report similarly hacked accounts
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A number of people have reported having their Instagram accounts hacked this month, Mashable reports, and many of these hacks appear to have taken the same approach. Users suddenly find themselves logged out of their accounts and when they try to log…

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Uber Bans Driver Who Secretly Livestreamed Hundreds of Passengers
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Lauren Weinstein tipped us off to this story from Mashable: Hundreds of Uber and Lyft rides have been broadcast live on Twitch by driver Jason Gargac this year, St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Saturday, all of them without the passengers’ permission. Gargac, who goes by the name JustSmurf on Twitch, regularly records the interior of his […]

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Odd vertebrate gets rid of hundreds of genes early in development
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Enlarge / There’s no jaw on the front of that face, and all the tissues you see have deleted hundreds of key developmental genes. (credit: Michael Heck, Oregon Fish and Wildlife) Sea lampreys are parasites native to the northern and western Atlantic Ocean that suck blood and other vital fluids from their fellow fish. They […]

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Verizon, AT&T Announce Plans To Build and Share Hundreds of New Cell Towers
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An anonymous reader shares a report: Verizon and AT&T announced a joint venture with Tillman Infrastructure to build and share hundreds of cell towers in more in a move that is sure to be seen as a threat to more established tower companies. The companies said the new structures “will add to the overall communications […]

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