Tech Q&A: Recovering from Equifax, improving passwords, throwing Google off your scent and more

With the Equifax breach, I am worried that hackers can steal money from my bank account. What can I do?

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Criminals using Bluetooth to steal credit card info at gas stations, police warn

Police in Dallas are warning drivers about a new method criminals are using to steal credit card information at gas pumps.

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Samsung, Lenovo, LG & HP show off copies of Apple TV, MacBooks at CES

Article Image CES wouldn’t be the Consumer Electronics Show without a little Copycat, Emulate & Steal. This year’s event showed off some of the tech industry’s best ideas on how to make products that look as much as possible like Apple’s as they attempt to transition from selling cheap commodity products to premium hardware that struggles to look designed in Cupertino.

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Samsung offers iPhone users free 30-day test drive of new Galaxy handsets

Samsung on Thursday announced a new initiative designed to steal away users of Apple’s iPhone, offering current owners of the device a virtually free 30-day “test drive” with one of its latest Galaxy handsets.

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NSA, GCHQ colluded to steal SIM encryption keys for millions of phones

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In further security news this week, the NSA and GCHQ collaborated to steal millions of SIM card encryption keys from one of the world’s largest suppliers. This ensured they’d be able to monitor mobile communications worldwide no matter what — and they did it by targeting individuals accused of no crimes and not otherwise under investigation.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/199614-nsa-gchq-colluded-to-steal-sim-encryption-keys-for-millions-of-phones-possibly-including-yours

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Businesses Seek Liability Protection for Cybersecurity Disclosures


“No foreign nation, no hacker, should be able to shut down our networks, steal our trade secrets, or invade the privacy of American families,” President Barack Obama told the U.S. Congress during the State of the Union Address last week. However, hunting down the perpetrators of cyberattacks that compromise national security or disrupt commerce is only going to get more difficult in the future, as the president noted a week earlier during a visit to the National Cybersecurity Communications Integration Center.

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