Security

02.18.19
'State-backed hackers' targeted Australia's main political parties
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'State-backed hackers' targeted Australia's main political parties

A federal election is set to take place within the next few months.

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02.17.19
Chinese surveillance company found tracking 2.5 million people
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Chinese surveillance company found tracking 2.5 million people

A security hole revealed just how closely China monitors Uighur residents.

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02.14.19
Facebook reportedly negotiating multibillion dollar fine with FTC
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Facebook reportedly negotiating multibillion dollar fine with FTC

The penalty for privacy lapses would be the largest ever for a technology company.

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02.14.19
Facebook reportedly tracks the location of 'credible threats'
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Facebook reportedly tracks the location of 'credible threats'

People may be added to a security watchlist for cussing out Mark Zuckerberg, CNBC reports.

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02.14.19
Hong Kong is testing high-tech monitoring systems for 'smart' prisons
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Hong Kong is testing high-tech monitoring systems for 'smart' prisons

Wristband trackers, video monitoring and drug-detecting robots are being used.

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02.14.19
Stolen user data from MyFitnessPal and other services hits the dark web
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Stolen user data from MyFitnessPal and other services hits the dark web

More than 617 million stolen accounts from 16 hacked websites are supposedly for sale.

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02.13.19
Of course Netflix kept all of your choices in ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch'
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Of course Netflix kept all of your choices in ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch'

A GDPR request revealed how much data Netflix has collected from viewers.

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