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Hackers exploit ‘Shellshock’ bug with worms in early attacks

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) – Hackers have begun exploiting the newly identified "Shellshock" computer bug, using fast-moving worm viruses to scan for vulnerable systems and then infect them, researchers warned on Thursday. "Shellshock" is the first major Internet threat … Continue reading

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U.S. hospital breach biggest yet to exploit Heartbleed bug: expert

Hackers who stole the personal data of about 4.5 million patients of hospital group Community Health Systems Inc broke into the company's computer system by exploiting the "Heartbleed" internet bug, making it the first known large-scale cyber attack using the … Continue reading

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Hollande seeks to exploit US trip at home

With his approval ratings sagging as low as 19%, French president will try to use state visit to Washington to maximum advantage Asia homepage

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U.S., British spy agencies exploit ‘leaky’ apps for intel: report

U.S. and British intelligence agencies have plotted ways to gather data from Angry Birds and other smartphone apps that leak users' personal information onto global networks, the New York Times reported on Monday. It was citing previously undisclosed intelligence documents … Continue reading

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West Brom Must Exploit The Wings To Defeat Aston Villa

West Brom Must Exploit The Wings To Defeat Aston Villa – originally posted on Soccerlens.com On Monday night, West Bromwich Albion take on rivals Aston Villa at The Hawthorns, but it is vital for the side to continue to build … Continue reading

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Yahoo rejects fears hackers will exploit old user IDs

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Yahoo Inc on Wednesday downplayed concerns that its plans to recycle inactive user IDs could leave users exposed to hackers, saying only 7 percent of those IDs are tied to actual Yahoo email … Continue reading

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John Stossel – Does Free Trade Exploit the Poor?

June Arrunga and Johann Norberg join John to discuss whether free trade harms or helps poor people in Third World nations. www.LibertyPen.com Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Disney plans to exploit Star Wars galaxy

Iger says deal gives group a virtual ‘universe’ of intellectual property uniting Luke Skywalker and Han Solo with Mickey Mouse and the Avengers Financial Times – Asia homepage

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