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12.01.16
How an obscure rule lets law enforcement search any computer
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How an obscure rule lets law enforcement search any computer

Today's changes to Rule 41 expand the Justice Department's reach in the digital world.

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11.29.16
Mirai botnet targets Deutsche Telekom routers in global cyberattack
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Mirai botnet targets Deutsche Telekom routers in global cyberattack

It's the same campaign that took major US sites offline for hours back in October.

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10.21.16
Blame the Internet of Things for today's web blackout
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Blame the Internet of Things for today's web blackout

Flashpoint says hacked cameras and routers enabled a Mirai botnet to take out major websites on Friday.

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09.25.16
Security writer recovers from massive revenge cyberattack
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Security writer recovers from massive revenge cyberattack

The incident raises questions about journalism in an era when it's easy to force websites offline.

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