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01.31.16
'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation
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'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation

Michael Hogue's cooperation is getting him a light sentence.

By J. Fingas,   01.31.16
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01.29.16
Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think
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Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think

The head of the NSA's elite hacking unit explains.

By J. Conditt,   01.29.16
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01.29.16
US, UK intelligence agencies cracked Israeli drone data
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US, UK intelligence agencies cracked Israeli drone data

The program, code-named "Anarchist," has been going on for years.

By C. Velazco,   01.29.16
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01.29.16
Congress to investigate US involvement in Juniper's backdoor
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Congress to investigate US involvement in Juniper's backdoor

The security hole may have allowed the NSA to spy on VPN traffic for years.

By A. Tarantola,   01.29.16
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01.29.16
Why the war on VPNs is one Netflix can't win
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Why the war on VPNs is one Netflix can't win

Security is more important than licensing deals.

By V. Blue,   01.29.16
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01.29.16
US government says 22 Clinton emails contain top secret info
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US government says 22 Clinton emails contain top secret info

The State Department will release the latest batch today.

By B. Steele,   01.29.16
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01.28.16
California secretly listened to cellphone calls from the air
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California secretly listened to cellphone calls from the air

The CIA-developed "Dirtbox" can monitor thousands of people at a time.

By S. Dent,   01.28.16
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01.28.16
Watch tonight's Republican debate with Engadget
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Watch tonight's Republican debate with Engadget

Read our guide to the candidates to brush up and follow us on Twitter for live analysis.

By T. O'Brien,   01.28.16
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