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Homeland Security warns businesses to brace for Iranian cyberattacks

January 7, 2020 0

Homeland Security is warning U.S. companies to “consider and assess” the possible impacts and threat of a cyberattack on their businesses following heightened tensions with

India’s ruling party accused of running deceptive Twitter campaign to gain support for a controversial law

January 5, 2020 0

Bharatiya Janata Party, the ruling party in India, has been accused of running a highly deceptive Twitter campaign to trick citizens into supporting a controversial

The California Consumer Privacy Act officially takes effect today

January 2, 2020 0

California’s much-debated privacy law officially takes effect today, a year and a half after it was passed and signed — but it’ll be six more

Huawei’s revenue hits record $122B this year despite US sanctions, forecasts ‘difficult’ 2020

January 1, 2020 0

Huawei on Tuesday reported resilient revenue for 2019 as the embattled Chinese technology group continues to grow despite a prolonged American campaign against its business,

TRACED Act signed into law, putting robocallers on notice

January 1, 2020 0

The Pallone-Thrune TRACED Act, a bipartisan bit of legislation that should make life harder for the villains behind robocalls, was signed into law today by

Huawei’s revenue hits record $122B this year despite U.S. sanctions, forecasts ‘difficult’ 2020

December 31, 2019 0

Huawei reported resilient revenue for 2019 on Tuesday as the embattled Chinese technology group continues to grow despite prolonged American campaign against its business, but

Russia starts testing its own internal internet

December 27, 2019 0

Russia has begun testing a national internet system that would function as an alternative to the broader web, according to local news reports. Exactly what

Wikimedia Foundation expresses deep concerns about India’s proposed intermediary liability rules

December 27, 2019 0

Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit group that operates Wikipedia and a number of other projects, has urged the Indian government to rethink the proposed changes to

TikTok’s national security scrutiny tightens as U.S. Navy reportedly bans popular social app

December 22, 2019 0

TikTok may be the fastest-growing social network in the history of the internet, but it is also quickly becoming the fastest-growing security threat and thorn

Vape lung is on the decline as CDC report fixes blame on oily additive

December 21, 2019 0

The CDC has issued a set of reports showing that the lung disease associated with vaping seems to be declining from peak rates, and that