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Victims of Mystery Attacks In Cuba Left With Anomalies In Brain Tissue
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An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: American victims of mysterious attacks in Cuba have abnormalities in their brains’ white matter, according to new medical testing reported by the Associated Press. But, so far, it’s unclear how or if the white-matter anomalies seen in the victims relate to their symptoms. White matter is […]

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Apple MacBook, iMac prices become latest victims of Brexit     – CNET
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Price hikes hit Apple products in the UK, including on older versions of devices such as the Mac Mini, Mac Pro and iMac.

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Brains of Nazi Victims Uncovered in German Psychiatric Institute
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Dozens of brains and brain parts belonging to victims of the Nazi eugenics campaign—and possibly the Holocaust—have been uncovered during renovations at the Max Planck Psychiatric Institute in Munich, Germany. Read more…

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Criminals plant banking malware where victims least expect it
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A criminal gang recently found an effective way to spread malware that drains online bank accounts. According to a blog post published Monday, they bundled the malicious executable inside a file that installed a legitimate administrative tool available for download. The legitimate tool is known as Ammyy Admin and is used to provide remote access […]

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Posing as ransomware, Windows malware just deletes victim’s files
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Scammers, via Cisco Talos Ranscam’s “ransom note”: Pay us and then we’ll make everything better. 2 more images in gallery There has been a lot of ingenuity poured into creating crypto-ransomware, the money-making malware that has become the scourge of hospitals, businesses, and home users over the past year. But none of that ingenuity applies […]

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It’ll be very hard for terrorism victim’s family to win lawsuit against Twitter
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(credit: Gonzalez v. Twitter) OAKLAND, Calif.—Legal experts say that it will be an uphill battle for the plaintiffs who filed a lawsuit this week against Twitter, Facebook, and Google. That suit, filed here on behalf of the family of a terrorism victim, argues that the companies should not be a vehicle for terrorist propaganda and […]

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Victims stranded as ID thieves raid Aussie driver licenses
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States won’t issue new license numbers, leaving victims vulnerable for years AusCERT  One in five Australian identity theft victims reporting to a government-backed crime monitor ID-Care have had drivers licenses stolen, according to Dr David Lacey of national ID theft support service ID Care.…

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Violent, sexist games decrease empathy for real-life female victims, says study – CNET
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A group of male high school students in Italy who played Grand Theft Auto as part of a study showed less sympathy for female victims of violence in photographs.

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Israeli innovation could save countless stab victims
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At this stage, gallium has to undergo studies to determine the optimal dose and delivery method prior to filing for marketing authorization by the health authorities. In addition, a comparative efficacy trial with other technologies for stopping …

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