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Tipster’s Email Led to Arrest in Massive Capital One Breach

Cybersecurity Tipster’s Email Led to Arrest in Massive Capital One Breach By Christian Berthelsen , William Turton , and Jennifer Surane July 30, 2019, 12:40 AM CDT Updated on July 30, 2019, 9:39 AM CDT Capital One Financial Corp. set up an email address for tipsters — including “white hat”...

Mystery GPS glitch grounds flights, leaves passengers in the bar

The Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast system is not happy. Not happy at all By Richard Speed 11 Jun 2019 at 10:07 Hundred of flights were cancelled and aircraft grounded stateside over the weekend due to a mystery GPS glitch. Reported in Hackaday and also discussed on PPrune (a site for pilots...

A GUIDE TO LOCKERGOGA, THE RANSOMWARE CRIPPLING INDUSTRIAL FIRMS

ANDY GREENBERG SECURITY, WIRED.COM 03.25.1902:26 PM Ransomware has long been the scourge of the cybersecurity industry. When that extortionate hacking goes beyond encrypting files to fully paralyze computers across a company, it represents not just a mere shakedown, but a crippling disruption. Now a nasty new breed of ransomware known...

THE WORLD WIDE WEB TURNS 30

THE WORLD WIDE WEB TURNS 30: OUR FAVORITE MEMORIES FROM A TO Z By Verge Staff  Mar 12, 2019, 9:10am EDT On this day 30 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee submitted a proposal with the dreary title “Information Management” to his superior at the European physics laboratory CERN. It began by asking how...