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10.24.16
Linux exploit gives any user full access in five seconds
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Linux exploit gives any user full access in five seconds

The bug was first spotted by Linus Torvalds 11 years ago, but never patched.

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10.08.16
Reuters: Yahoo email scanning done with a Linux kernel module
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Reuters: Yahoo email scanning done with a Linux kernel module

Politicians and privacy groups want to see the court order authorizing this bulk surveillance.

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06.23.16
Apple left iOS 10's core code unencrypted on purpose
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Apple left iOS 10's core code unencrypted on purpose

Third-party security researchers can poke around the platform's heart.

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07.01.13
Linux kernel 3.10 arrives with ARM big.LITTLE support
07.01.13

Linux kernel 3.10 arrives with ARM big.LITTLE support

Thanks to Linus Torvalds' figurative stroke of the pen, the Linux kernel 3.10 is now final -- pavi...

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06.26.13
HTC posts kernel source code for One Google Play edition
06.26.13

HTC posts kernel source code for One Google Play edition

Officially, the HTC One Google Play edition exists for tinkering with an unfettered Android experi...

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06.25.13
Samsung posts kernel source code for Galaxy S4 Active on AT&T, Galaxy Note 8.0 with LTE
06.25.13

Samsung posts kernel source code for Galaxy S4 Active on AT&T, Galaxy Note 8.0 with LTE

Samsung may have been busy this past week with the launches of the Galaxy S4 Active and Galaxy Not...

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05.24.13
Google Glass gets a one-stop shop for downloads, including a rooted image
05.24.13

Google Glass gets a one-stop shop for downloads, including a rooted image

Early Google Glass owners are dominated by developers and tinkerers, so it's only fair that they g...

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