Only in New York: NYPD evidence-tracking system can't be queried without crashing

An evidence and property system built to track of evidence and seized cash and other property for the New York Police Department crashes when queried. According to officials, the only alternative is to check half a million invoices annually by hand.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/20/only-in-new-york-nypd-evidence-tracking-system-cant-be-queried-without-crashing.html

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FBI seized tech from home linked to celebrity hack

FBI agents stormed a home in Chicago last fall and seized several computers, cell phones and storage drives in connection with the investigation into the hacking and leaking of dozens of celebrities’ private nude photos, according to a warrant unsealed this week.

The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_tech/~3/KenbgJpCIt4/index.html

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Centcom hack: Military tightens password security

The hack attack that seized the U.S. Central Command’s Twitter and YouTube accounts on Monday has prompted the military to tighten its social media password security.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/01/13/centcom-hack-military-tightens-password-security/

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One Bitcoin group now controls 51% of total mining power, threatening entire currency’s safety

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A single Bitcoin mining pool has seized control of 51% of the total network hashrate — and opened the door to a massive security breach in the process. In response, DDOS attacks have flooded in to keep the organization from exploiting a well-known security loophole.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/184427-one-bitcoin-group-now-controls-51-of-total-mining-power-threatening-entire-currencys-safety

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