cybersecurity

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AP News
August 30, 2019 - 1:31 pm
By FRANK BAJAK AP Cybersecurity Writer Suspected nation-state hackers used malware-laden websites to infect iPhones with spyware in what security researchers are calling the worst general security failure yet affecting the Apple devices. Announced late Thursday by Google researchers, the...
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July 30, 2019 - 1:56 pm
By TAMI ABDOLLAH Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security issued a security alert Tuesday for small planes, warning that modern flight systems are vulnerable to hacking if someone manages to gain physical access to the aircraft. An alert from the DHS critical...
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dreamstime
June 19, 2018 - 11:09 am
FRANK BAJAK, AP Cybersecurity Writer Verizon is pledging to stop selling data to outsiders through intermediaries that can pinpoint the location of mobile phones, the Associated Press has learned. It is the first major U.S. wireless carrier to step back from a business practice that has drawn...
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