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TweetDeck Security Breaches Have You Concerned? Here Are 3 Alternatives

After Tweetdeck’s security issue Tuesday featuring tweets from your accounts showing random codes and hearts, and then some Tweetdeck pop-up messages that featuring the male anatomy and Rick Astley lyrics, you may be looking for options.

06/11/2014

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HeartBleed Counter Attack Via Honey Pot Could Snag Hackers Who Compromised Millions Of Passwords

New technology could make the Internet safer after the Heartbleed vulnerability shook the online security world to its core.

04/15/2014

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ATMs Vulnerable To Hackers After Windows XP Deadline

At midnight, Microsoft stops supporting its Windows XP operating system, opening ATM’s around the country up to the possibility of a cyber attack.

04/07/2014

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Hackers Expose Potentially Dangerous Security Flaws In Automobile Computers

The threat from hackers has usually meant safeguarding your computer, laptop or smartphone; but the new target of hackers may be your automobile, security experts warn.

11/20/2013

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‘Hacker Boot Camps’ Offering Bay Area Students Computer-Science Skills

Want to launch a lucrative career as a software engineer but don’t have a computer-science degree? Maybe it’s time for a hacker boot camp.

04/12/2013

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NorCal Prankster Changes Road Sign To Read ‘Caution Loose Gorilla!’

A prankster is changing the message on an electronic traffic warning sign in a Northern California town.

11/14/2012

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Hackers Expose Thousands Of Yahoo User Names, Passwords

Yahoo Inc. said Thursday it’s investigating reports of a security breach that has purportedly exposed nearly half a million users’ email addresses and passwords.

07/12/2012

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FBI Warns Thousands With Infected Computers May Lose Internet Access

For computer users, a few mouse clicks could mean the difference between staying online and losing Internet connections this summer.

04/23/2012

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FBI: Computers Infected With Malware To Lose Internet Service In July

For computer users, a few mouse clicks could mean the difference between staying online and losing Internet connections this summer.

04/20/2012

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Hacker Group Posts Addresses Of Top Oakland Officials

The hacker group Anonymous appears to have posted the addresses and other personal information of Oakland city officials to the Internet.

02/07/2012

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