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Beware of hotel Wi-Fi — Russian hackers are stealing information from it

As per a new report from security firm FireEye, a Russian hacker group called APT28 or Fancy Bear has been targeting hotel Wi-Fi networks to spy on guests. The group has reportedly begun to use a leaked NSA hacking tool. The post Beware of hotel Wi-F.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsAug 12th, 2017

Dragon Ball FighterZ Ultimate Edition Listing Shows A “FighterZ Pass” With 8 New Characters

New information surrounding Dragon Ball FighterZ’ Ultimate Edition has recently surfaced, listing 8 new characters from a "FighterZ Pass" that comes with the special edition. Read Dragon Ball FighterZ Ultimate Edition Listing Shows A “FighterZ Pa.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News1 hr. 10 min. ago

The value of cryptocurrencies is on the rise, but so are the risks from hackers

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have seen an explosion in value as of late, but this has also led to a new breed of malware designed to hijack your computer to mine cryptocurrencies. The post The value of cryptocurrencies is on the rise, but so ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 46 min. ago

The Oceanic Pole of Inaccessibility: Where Spacecraft Go To Die

dryriver writes: Whether you launch a satellite into space or an entire space station like the Russian Mir, the Chinese Tiangong-1 or the International Space Station, what goes up must eventually come down -- re-enter earth's atmosphere. The greater.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 26 min. ago

Feds warn energy, aviation companies of hacking threats

Hackers have been targeting the nuclear, energy, aviation, water and critical manufacturing industries since May, according to Reuters. It's even serious enough for Homeland Security and the FBI to email firms most at risk of attacks, w.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News10 hr. 46 min. ago

Physical penetration tester and infosec consultant on how she uses social engineering to gain access into high security facilities (Sophie Daniel/Motherboard)

Sophie Daniel / Motherboard: Physical penetration tester and infosec consultant on how she uses social engineering to gain access into high security facilities  —  Sophie is a physical penetration tester and information security con.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News15 hr. 10 min. ago

Exploring how herpes simplex virus changes when passed between family members

A new study offers a rare glimpse into the genetics of a herpes simplex virus transmission event -- information that may prove useful in future development of therapeutics and vaccines. The study reveals nearly perfect genetic transmission of the vir.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News18 hr. 25 min. ago

Personal omics data informative for precision health and preventive care

Multi-omics profiling, the measurement and analysis of a person's genome along with other biomolecular traits, is an important step toward personal health management that provides valuable, actionable information, according to new findings......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News18 hr. 37 min. ago

How Russian hackers could have used Kaspersky"s "silent signatures" method for detecting and analyzing malware to steal NSA docs without Kaspersky"s knowledge (Kim Zetter/The Intercept)

Kim Zetter / The Intercept: How Russian hackers could have used Kaspersky's “silent signatures” method for detecting and analyzing malware to steal NSA docs without Kaspersky's knowledge  —  Kaspersky Lab has come under.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017

US Government Warns Of "Ongoing" Hacks Targeting Nuclear and Power Industries

An anonymous reader quotes Reuters: The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

Antisocial media?

 As Facebook finds itself publicly on the hook for enabling Russian agents to spread divisive propaganda via its platform, be it in the form of fake news, ‘dark ads’, issue pushing Facebook pages, and even political rallies organiz.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

The US Government Keeps Spectacularly Underestimating Solar Energy Installation

Michael J. Coren reports via Quartz: Every two years, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), America's official source for energy statistics, issues 10-year projections about how much solar, wind and conventional energy the future holds fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

Vector plans three "microsatellite" launches in Virginia

Virginia's governor announced that microsatellite delivery company Vector has arranged a trio of launches from the state's spaceport on Wallops Island. While the notice gave no information on the payloads or customers, they will be.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Report: Twitter CEO took a Russian impostor’s bait in 2016

The retweets were for innocent, "positive" stories. And that was the point. Enlarge / Jack Dorsey, co-founder and chief executive officer of Twitter. (credit: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg) As the public learns more about confirmed Russian troll acc.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Google is offering $1000 to anyone who can hack Tinder, Snapchat, Dropbox, and more

Hackers, it's your time to shine.  Google, in collaboration with bug bounty platform HackerOne, has launched the Google Play Security Reward Program, which promises $1,000 to anyone who can identify security vulnerabilities in participating Goog.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Think you can hack Tinder? Google will pay you $1,000.

Hackers, it's your time to shine.  Google, in collaboration with bug bounty platform HackerOne, has launched the Google Play Security Reward Program, which promises $1,000 to anyone who can identify security vulnerabilities in participating Goog.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

CONSORCIO Antofagasta Building / +arquitectos

The project is destined for public attention and offices of CONSORCIO. It is located on a site of 12 meters front and 38 meters deep, near to the Plaza de Armas, on the waterfront of the city in front of the classic Antofagasta Hotel. Being.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Russian photo studio lets you snap photos on a private jet for the Instagram likes

The cruelest part of social media (aside from all the actually bad stuff) is not that it's brought us squiggle brows or existential crises, but that it has introduced us to the private jet plandid. Which is how we've ended up here: faking private jet.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Accidents in Brief

Selected accidents and incidents in September 2017. The following NTSB information is preliminary. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

The High-Tech Hunt for Russian Submarines

The High-Tech Hunt for Russian Submarines.....»»

Category: videosSource:  videonewsindexRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

AvroKO"s interiors for Calistoga Motor Lodge and Spa look like "a fictitious Wes Anderson film"

The latest mid-century motor lodge given a new lease of life as a boutique hotel is this property in California, which has been refreshed with a colour palette reminiscent of its former heyday. Read more The latest mid-century motor lodge gi.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017