Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1844 CNN uses screenshot from ‘Fallout 4’ to show how Russians hack things
The thing about computer hacking is that it’s such a general, far-reaching term that it’s almost impossible to explain to someone who isn’t already familiar with it. So, news networks who need b-roll footage to show while they’re talking about hacking usually just show keyboards or random strings of letters and numbers, while the audience stares blindly at the screen, assuming that whatever they’re looking at is somehow related to the topic. Or, if you’re CNN, you steal footage from one of the most popular video games of the year and hope that nobody watching will recognize it.
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#1846 IoT in 2017: Why usage is going to grow, despite the security risks
#1845 This Android-infecting Trojan malware uses your phone to attack your router
#1844 CNN uses screenshot from ‘Fallout 4’ to show how Russians hack things
#1843 The biggest security threats coming in 2017
#1842 Buffer overflow explained
#1841 Critical flaw in PHPMailer library puts millions of websites at risk
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