Silicon Valley history lost: Archive of documents that belonged to HP founders destroyed in wildfire

An archive of historic documents that belonged to Hewlett-Packard founders William Hewlett and David Packard has been destroyed in the devastating Tubbs fire in Northern California.

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Russian government hackers stole the NSA cyber defense plan, report claims

Hackers working for the Russian government stole NSA plans and documents on cyber defense off a contractor’s personal computer, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal.

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CIA Tools to Spy on Offline Computers with USB Drives Leaked

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A new cache of CIA documents posted on Wikileaks reveals the methods employed by the CIA to hack so-called “air-gapped” machines. As with many exploits, it relies on people being the weak link.

The post CIA Tools to Spy on Offline Computers with USB Drives Leaked appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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Microsoft shutters Docs.com, pushes users to SlideShare and OneDrive

Docs.com was intended to serve as a place to show off your Office documents, but it never really caught on. Microsoft posted a bulletin today indicating that the service will officially shut down on December 15, 2017.

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Apple says CIA's arsenal of iPhone and Mac exploits is outdated

Yesterday morning, Wikileaks released a treasure trove of documents detailing the arsenal of software tools the CIA uses to hack into targeted iPhones and Macs.

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WikiLeaks: CIA hacked Apple devices in ways users cannot fix

New documents from WikiLeaks point to an apparent CIA program to hack Apple’s iPhones and Mac computers using techniques that users couldn’t disable by resetting their devices.

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Wikileaks' 'Dark Matter' release reveals CIA efforts to infect the Mac

Wikileaks released another bundle of documents dubbed “Dark Matter.” This time, the organization turned an eye to Apple’s Mac, with a number of exploits that are both insidious and persistent.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/23/wikileaks-dark-matter-release-reveals-cia-efforts-to-infect-mac.html

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CIA cyber-spying toolkit now in hands of hackers worldwide: WikiLeaks

Amid a trove of documents released by WikiLeaks that allegedly contains “the entire hacking capacity of the CIA” is chilling evidence that everyday devices like smart TVs and cell phones have potentially become critical tools in the effort to spy on American citizens.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/07/cia-cyber-spying-toolkit-now-in-hands-hackers-worldwide-wikileaks.html

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CIA turned phones, TVs into spying devices: WikiLeaks

Amid a trove of documents released by WikiLeaks that allegedly contains “the entire hacking capacity of the CIA” is chilling evidence that everyday devices like smart TVs and cell phones have potentially become critical tools in the effort to spy on American citizens.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/07/cia-turned-phones-tvs-into-spying-devices-wikileaks.html

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FBI defends decision to withhold info about how it hacked into terrorist's iPhone

The FBI on Monday defended its decision to withhold documents on how it unlocked an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino, California, shooters, saying the information could be exploited by “hostile entities” if released to the public.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/01/31/fbi-defends-decision-to-withhold-info-about-how-it-hacked-into-terrorists-iphone.html

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Black dress undergoes dramatic transformation after artist submerges it in the Dead Sea

The Internet is no stranger to dresses that go viral – and the latest viral phenomenon documents the dramatic transformation of a black dress that was submerged in the Dead Sea.

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Hacker Guccifer 2.0 claims new DNC data leak

Another batch of documents has purportedly been leaked from the Democratic National Committee’s servers by the hacker who goes by the name ‘Guccifer 2.0’. The files describe some democrats as “wobbly” on the controversial Iran nuclear deal and provide details of major celebrity donors such as director Steven Spielberg and actor Tom Hanks.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/18/hacker-guccifer-2-0-claims-new-dnc-data-leak.html

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Boston judge orders Apple help FBI access iPhone 6, falls short of forcing decryption

Article Image Recently unsealed court documents show Apple in February was ordered to assist the FBI in accessing an iPhone tied to a Boston court case, but the government has seemingly abandoned its pursuit as the ruling fell short of forcing Apple to bypass its own security.

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5 folder secrets every Windows user needs to know

If you have photographs, videos, documents and PDFs saved to your computer, and who doesn’t, you’re using folders to organize them. Just like their real-world counterparts, folders are useful to keep your information organized.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/01/5-folder-secrets-every-windows-user-needs-to-know.html

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Tech Q&A: Fixing a dead computer, shredding documents, monitoring your kid's smartphone use

Want to know how to avoid a big tech rip-off or whether to shred your documents? Read this column.

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Google paid Apple $1B to be default iOS search bar provider in 2014

Article Image Court documents from Oracle’s copyright lawsuit against Google show the Internet search giant paid some $1 billion to Apple in 2014 in return for making its search bar the default option on iOS.

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Securing Android: How Blackberry will lock down its upcoming Priv phone

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Blackberry has published several documents explaining how it will lock down Android devices and offer improved security over other providers.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/216724-securing-android-how-blackberry-will-lock-down-its-upcoming-phone

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Apple expressed interest in 4K video streaming in 2013, leaked Sony documents show

Documents originating from last year’s Sony Pictures data breach reveal Apple requested 4K content for potential digital distribution and on-demand services testing nearly two years ago, suggesting the company has been exploring ultra high-definition streaming for some time.



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Apple Store employees complained directly to Tim Cook over bag search policy

According to court documents unsealed on Wednesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook received personal emails from Apple Store employees regarding bag check policies instituted for security purposes, calling the searches “embarrassing,” “demeaning” and “disturbing.”



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