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    Gadgets & Tech Hackers Could Decrypt Your GSM Phone Calls – Wired

    Most mobile calls around the world are made over the Global System for Mobile Communications standard; in the US, GSM underpins any call made over AT&T or T-Mobile’s network. But at the DefCon security conference in Las Vegas on Saturday, researchers from the BlackBerry are presenting an...
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    Warning: free hotel wifi is a hacker’s dream – the Guardian

    You’ve just arrived at the hotel after a delayed flight and a half-hour wrangle with the car-hire firm. And then you remember that you’ve forgotten to pay last month’s credit card bill, and there’ll be an interest charge if you wait until you’re back at base... Read more via the Guardian...
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    World Yahoo fined £250,000 over cyber-attack – BBC News

    Yahoo’s UK arm has been fined £250,000 ($335,000) by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) over a data breach affecting more than 500 million users which took place in 2014. The incident was reported two years later. The firm said "state-sponsored" hackers had stolen personal …...
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    Business Lazarus: North Korean hackers linked to Sony hack were behind cryptocurrency attacks in...

    Bitcoin’s turbulent history IBTimes US Notorious North Korean hacking outfit Lazarus Group was behind cyberattacks that targeted South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges and users towards the end of 2017, security researchers have found. Believed to be linked to the Pyongyang regime, Lazarus has...
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    Business Hackers steal $400 000 from online cryptocurrency wallets –

    Hackers steal $400 000 from online cryptocurrency wallets. On Saturday 13 January 2018, an unknown hacker (or hackers) managed to take over the DNS server for BlackWallet.co, a web-based wallet application used for the Stellar Lumen cryptocurrency (XLM), and stole $400,000 from users’ accounts...
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