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Lenovo Finally Patches Ancient BlueBorne Bugs in Tab and Yoga Tablets

Nine months after researchers warned of the BlueBorne remote code execution bug, Lenovo said Thursday a patch is finally available for three popular lines of its Android tablets. Lenovo, the world’s No. 3 Android tablet maker, said BlueBorne patches are now available for four Lenovo Tab models, 14 Tab Essential models and three Yoga Tab […]

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Wi-Fi phishing attacks discovered around Atlanta City Hall

As Atlanta continues to fully recover from March’s ransomware attack, new evidence discovered today by Coronet reveals hundreds of active Wi-Fi phishing attacks currently ongoing both inside of and in close proximity to Atlanta City Hall. The research also found attacks currently underway in Georgia’s State Capitol Building, which is just a few blocks away. […]

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Creative Spam Thinks Outside the Macro with .IQY Attachments

The Necurs botnet is driving a fresh spam campaign that uses Excel Web Query (.IQY) file attachments to skim under the antivirus radar. If successful, the attack ultimately delivers the remote access trojan (RAT) known as FlawedAmmyy. This is the third wave in an offensive that started in late May. The emails, posing as internal […]

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Facebook confirms bug messed with 14 million users’ sharing settings

Facebook has admitted that, between May 18 and 27, posts by some 14 million users were automatically set to be shared with the public. “Every time you share something on Facebook, we show you an audience selector so you can decide who gets to see the post. This is based on the people you shared […]

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Google Tackles AI Principles: Is It Enough?

Google has released its manifesto of principles guiding its efforts in the artificial intelligence realm – though some say the salvo isn’t as complete as it could be. AI is the new golden ring for developers, thanks to its potential to not just automate functions at scale but also to make contextual decisions, based on […]

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