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 •  September 20

Image: Matt Dunham/AP/REX/Shutterstock BlackBerry will team up with automotive company Delphi to provide some much needed support for self-driving cars — but the project won't have anything to do with old-school smartphone service. The two companies signed a commercial working partnership that will bring BlackBerry's QNX operating system to...

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 •  September 8

Image: RHONA WISE/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock The Equifax data breach disaster is the last straw. This can't go on. We can’t let companies flout cyber security best practices and common sense, and we can no longer rely on Social Security numbers as a secure and discrete form of identification. Equifax hasn't shared its own cybersecurity practices, but...

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 •  September 4

Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock Hillary Clinton just can't catch a break. The former Democratic presidential candidate endorsed a relatively unknown startup called Verrit this weekend — and in the process, inadvertently made them a target for cybercriminals. The strange turn of events started on Sunday evening with a simple tweet from the former...

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 •  August 16

He's Ukrainian. He goes by the name "Profexer." And he's allegedly behind the software that kicked off the Great DNC Hacking of 2016—you know, the one that may have swayed an entire American presidential election. Other personal details about the reportedly young man are vanishingly scarce, according to The New York Times, but its his professional...

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 •  August 15

Los Angeles wants the city to fight cyber crime as a unit. The city announced the first collective regional cybersecurity defense effort in the United States on Tuesday, called the Los Angeles Cyber Lab. The goal is to disseminate knowledge gained from analyzing "one billion security-related events and over four million attempted intrusions into...

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 •  August 5

Image: Alex Segre/REX/Shutterstock The U.S. army just kicked one of the biggest drone makers on the planet out of its barracks, all in the name of security. The maker of the drones in question: China's DJI (also known as SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd.). An Aug. 2 U.S. Army memo obtained by sUAS News and later verified by Reuters advises that all service...

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 •  July 31

Image: HBO The leaks are coming! HBO — the network that turned George R.R. Martin's legendary book series into your Sunday night television obsession — has been hacked, and according to Entertainment Weekly, several upcoming episodes of television series and at least one script have been obtained by the cyber attackers. Included in the 1.5...

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 •  July 11

Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock A big story broke Tuesday morning about Russian collusion—but it didn’t have anything to do with Donald Trump Jr. A Bloomberg article details how a Russian cybersecurity firm, Kaspersky Lab, has a much closer relationship with the Russian government than it has publicly admitted. Kaspersky Lab, according to the story,...

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 •  July 9

Image: BPA via Getty Images It's Sunday morning, so you know where this is going. President Trump today fired off a series of tweets about his July 7 meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin — their first face-to-face meeting since Trump took office. Trump said he "strongly pressed" Putin about Russia's meddling in U.S. elections and that the...

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 •  July 7

Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock In an alternate universe, the U.S. government is discussing a host of cybersecurity reforms to safeguard its electoral system after the Russian government waged a cyber-campaign to swing the election against Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. In this universe, the United States is led by President Donald...