Facebook buys stolen passwords from hackers to keep your accounts safe

Facebook’s Alex Stamos has said that the firm has been buying stolen passwords from the black market to secure user accounts, an outside-the-box move that keeps the social network relatively scandal-free when it comes to security.

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Review: 'Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine'

Documentarian Alex Gibney’s take on the life and times of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs poses provocative questions, but is too light on new information, too one-sided and at times too rudderless to answer them itself.

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Controversial 'Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine' premieres online and at limited screenings

Alex Gibney’s documentary “Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine,” which has been heavily criticized by Apple executives, made its official debut on Friday, appearing in a limited theatrical run, as well as on a variety of online services.

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Yahoo CISO, NSA Chief Slug It Out Over Security Backdoors


Yahoo CISO Alex Stamos on Monday confronted NSA Director Adm. Mike Rogers over the United States government’s plan to require built-in backdoors in hardware and software made by American companies. The exchange took place at the New America Foundation’s cybersecurity conference. Building backdoors into cryptography is “like drilling a hole in the windshield,” Stamos said. Asked if U.S. high-tech companies also should build backdoors for other countries’ governments, Rogers said it needed to be done in a framework.

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Oscar winner Alex Gibney bringing new Steve Jobs documentary to SXSW Film

Oscar-winning documentarian Alex Gibney will premier his latest project, a feature entitled “Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine” that chronicles the late Apple CEO’s influence on the modern world’s relationship with computers, at the annual South by Southwest film festival next month.



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