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If you own a device, or a hardware component, manufactured by ASUS, Toshiba, Intel, NVIDIA, Huawei, or other 15 other vendors listed below, you’re probably screwed. A team of security researchers has discovered high-risk security vulnerabilities in more than 40 drivers from at least 20 different vendors that could allow attackers to gain most privileged …

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Binance, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, confirmed today that the company lost nearly $41 million in Bitcoin in what appears to be its largest hack to date. In a statement, Binance’s CEO Changpeng Zhao said the company discovered a “large scale security breach” earlier on May 7, as a result of …

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Image: iStockphoto/shironosov Nearly 40% of industrial computers experienced cyberattacks in the second half of 2016, according to a new report from Kaspersky Lab, released Tuesday. And these attacks are on the rise: The percentage of targeted industrial computers grew from 17% in July 2016 to 24% in December 2016. Kaspersky Lab’s Industrial Control Systems Cyber …

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Getty Images British cybersecurity firm Codified Security just published a report that’s bad news for anyone who has written an Android app: Many are riddled with backdoors. The report points out two different issues with very different consequences: Either leaked customer data or a way to gain access to computers the code was tested on. …