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Cryptographic key of Facebook’s Free Basics app has been compromised

Last week, APK Mirror and Android Police owner Artem Russakovskii reported that a cryptographic key used by Facebook developers to digitally sign its Free...
NetSpectre attack exploits data from CPU memory

NetSpectre attack exploits data from CPU memory

After the recent SpectreRSB attack on Intel, AMD, and ARM CPUs, a group of security researchers have found a new Spectre variant in town...
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Oracle makes its Blockchain cloud service generally available

After the first preview of its Blockchain Cloud Service at OpenWorld last October, Oracle has confirmed the general release and availability of its Blockchain...
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zfs-0.8.2 releases with support for 2.6.32 – 5.3 Linux kernels and major bug fixes

Last week, the team behind ZFS released zfs-0.8.2, an advanced file system. This release comes with support for 2.6.32 - 5.3 Linux kernels and...

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Top 6 Cybersecurity Books from Packt to Accelerate Your Career

With new technology threats, rising international tensions, and state-sponsored cyber-attacks, cybersecurity is more important than ever. In organizations worldwide, there is not only a dire need for cybersecurity...

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