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Facebook Removed Tens of Thousands of Apps Post-Cambridge Analytica
by Lindsey O'Donnell on September 20, 2019 at 7:48 pm
Facebook said it has suspended and banned tens of thousands of apps on its platform after its investigation, launched after Cambridge Analytica, into how they collect and use data.
Forcepoint VPN Client is Vulnerable to Privilege Escalation Attacks
by Lindsey O'Donnell on September 20, 2019 at 4:00 pm
Forcepoint has fixed a privilege escalation vulnerability in its VPN Client for Windows.
News Wrap: Emotet’s Return, U.S. Vs. Snowden, Physical Pen Testers Arrested
by Lindsey O'Donnell on September 20, 2019 at 1:54 pm
Threatpost editors discuss the return of Emotet, a new lawsuit against Edward Snowden and more.
Mattress Company Leaks Data Records of 387K Customers
by Elizabeth Montalbano on September 20, 2019 at 12:25 pm
A database lacking password protection exposed sensitive data of customers of Milwaukee-based mattress company Verlo Mattress.
Payment Card Breach Hits 8 Cities Using Vulnerable Bill Portal
by Lindsey O'Donnell on September 19, 2019 at 8:00 pm
Eight cities have been hit by a data breach targeting payment cards.
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The best facial recognition cameras of 2019 - CNET
by Megan Wollerton on September 22, 2019 at 6:59 pm
More and more home security cameras have facial recognition. Here are your best options.
True Fiction: The real deaths that inspired Twin Peaks, Nightmare on Elm Street - CNET
by Gael Fashingbauer Cooper on September 22, 2019 at 5:32 pm
A new GameSpot series on YouTube links pop culture and historic events.
Ad Astra: How Brad Pitt helped nail the space epic's ending - CNET
by Richard Trenholm on September 22, 2019 at 5:26 pm
Director James Gray also shares how the movie tackled moon myths and Trump's Space Command.
Earth may be in its hottest five-year period ever recorded - CNET
by Jackson Ryan on September 22, 2019 at 2:15 pm
Scientists sound the alarm ahead of the UN Climate Action Summit.
Emmys 2019: How to watch tonight, start time and winner predictions - CNET
by Jennifer Bisset on September 22, 2019 at 12:40 pm
Will Game of Thrones be crowned the best TV show? Will Netflix beat HBO? The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards air tonight and cord cutters don't have to miss any of the action.