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What just happened would definitely gonna surprise you.

Linus Torvalds—father of the Linux open-source operating system—finally admitted his behavior towards other developers in the Linux community was hurting people and Linux.

In a surprising move this weekend, Torvalds apologized for insulting and abusing other developers for almost three decades and took a break from the open-source


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Around a week ago, Google announced its decision to hide the WWW and M subdomains from website URLs in it’s



Google Will “Temporarily” Bring Back The WWW And M Subdomains In Chrome 69 on Latest Hacking News.

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On today's Latest Hacking News Podcast a zero-day flaw exposes surveillance cameras, Altaba agrees to Yahoo breach class-action settlement and Facebook expands it's bug bounty program.



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Amazon Investigates Claims That Employees Sold Confidential Data

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Brrr Dharma Ransomware has released a new variant of their ransomware. The ransomware appends the .brrr extension to files it



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Bay Area Transit System Approves New Surveillance-Oversight Policy

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[Richard wants you to watch Scientology TV]

What a treat we have for you today. Over in London last night, the UK Auxiliary Unit of the Underground Bunker — our clever correspondents Pete Griffiths and Andrea Garner — were showing around Beth Pearson on a visit from the U.S. when they came by the Scientology [...]

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It's 2018, and just a few lines of code can crash and restart any iPhone or iPad and can cause a Mac computer to freeze.

Sabri Haddouche, a security researcher at encrypted instant messaging app Wire, revealed a proof-of-concept (PoC) web page containing an exploit that uses only a few lines of specially crafted CSS & HTML code.

Beyond just a simple crash, the web page, if visited, causes a


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Cyber Attack Led To Bristol Airport Blank Screens

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Tech support scams aren’t something new or novel for the internet users. Almost all of us have come across such



Tech Support Scam Uses “Evil Cursor” Attack To Con Users Into Paying For Assistance on Latest Hacking News.

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Bristol Airport has blamed a ransomware attack for causing a blackout of flight information screens for two days over the weekend.

The airport said that the attack started Friday morning, taking out several computers over the airport network, including its in-house display screens which provide details about the arrival and departure information of flights.
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The attack forced


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The Kodi Open-Source Media player has been modified with a malicious script that downloads crypto mining software on Windows and



Windows and Linux Are Being Targeted by Malicious Kodi Add-ons on Latest Hacking News.

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Greece just took another U-turn.

Mr. Bitcoin a.k.a. Alexander Vinnik is not going to France nor to the United States; instead, he is now possibly going to his homeland Russia.

The Supreme Civil and Criminal Court of Greece on Friday has overruled previous decisions and approved to extradite the alleged owner of the now-defunct Bitcoin cryptocurrency exchange BTC-e Vinnik to Russia.

Several


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This Tuesday, Microsoft September Patch was rolled out containing fixes for a number of security vulnerabilities. While it gained attention



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Ransomware hits Bristol Airport, officials warn of Hurricane Florence phishing scams and former Anonymous hacker raises $2.5 million for start-up on today's episode of Latest Hacking News Podcast.



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Despite continuous patches, Intel CPUs keep making the news for one or another vulnerabilities being spotted by researchers. While numerous



Intel Patched A Vulnerability Leaking Intel ME Encryption Keys on Latest Hacking News.

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Many people tend to put laptops to ‘Sleep’ instead of shutting it down. Whether you’re at home, or at your



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  Rod Keller is on top of Scientology’s attempts to cash in on Hurricane Florence and its continued plans for opening new Narconons around the world…

Hurricane Florence is weakening over South Carolina as of this writing, and Scientology has a plan to provide disaster relief. Meet Mirit Hendrickson, President of Scientology Volunteer Ministers [...]

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Nasty Piece Of CSS Code Crashes And Restarts iPhones

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FragmentSmack Vulnerability Also Affected Windows, But Microsoft Patched It

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Unpatched Systems Continue To Fall To WannaMine Worm

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Google's China Search Project Concerns US Lawmakers

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  Nathan Rich has led one fucked-up life. There’s no escaping that conclusion after you read his unique autobiography that comes out on Tuesday, with the unusual title of Scythe Tleppo.

To say that Nathan’s book is merely raw is to do it a disservice. Reading this book is going to leave you [...]

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North Korea Claims NHS And Sony Hack Suspect Doesn't Exist

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