Monetary Authority of Singapore sets up a fintech lab to provide a platform on which startups, tech vendors, and financial institutions can test out new tools.
But it conflicts with a recent review of EU privacy rules, which concluded that the use of encryption should be encouraged.
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Rights groups worry that a refusal to disclose may hurt visa applications.
Shy on details, the company wouldn't say when patches would become available.
More than 800,000 usernames and email addresses were taken, but most of the passwords aren't readable or easily crackable.
It may be that the US government is keen to stop the exploit cache from ending up in external hands.
The 45-year-old worked with a Chinese associate to find buyers for items including high-tech jet engines.
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Documents suggest a smoking gun between the US intelligence agency and the malware it allegedly developed.
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The confidential file publisher has not considered the security implications of mass email uploads, it seems.
Bitcoin traders have been warned that the upcoming Bitcoin Core software release will become a top target for well-funded hacking groups.
The data also includes an estimated 3.3 million unique site and forum accounts.
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The smart plug can act as a conduit not just for electricity -- but for cyberattacks.
The 32-year-old was apprehended at Heathrow Airport, London.
The tool's development is underway with the overall aim of becoming a potent whitelisting app for Mac machines.