A security researcher has discovered a Wi-Fi vulnerability that could allow hackers to attack passenger jets. Here’s what you need to know about this threat.


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Heartbleed is a vulnerability in OpenSSL. Confused about what SSL actually is? The video above explains SSL using paper dolls and simple English.

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This video offers an explanation of the Heartbleed security flaw that even non-techies can understand.

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Late New Year’s Eve, 4.6 million Snapchat usernames and phone numbers leaked online. Find out if your information was exposed here.

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The FBI has arrested three alleged administrators of SIlk Road, an anonymous online black market. Gary Davis is one of them. Here’s what we know about him.

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Hacktivists in Guy Fawkes masks rallied across the globe to fight for Internet freedom and against government surveillance.

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Laurie Love of Stradishall, England, is a hacker charged with breaching U.S. military networks. Here’s what you should know about him.

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Cassidy Wolf is using her newfound celebrity as Miss Teen USA to highlight online criminality.

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After three female journalists in the UK were threatened with bomb scares, Twitter responded to the surge in sexist attacks with updated abuse features — sparking a vicious war of words between feminists and hacktivists.

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Corina Cretu is a Romanian politician who shared “very personal emails” with Colin Powell. The hacker Guccifer threatened to release them.

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Reuters is added to the long list of news organizations that have been attacked in the past few months.

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White hat hacker Barnaby Jack has died, just a week before he was supposed to speak at a conference about how to kill someone by hacking a pacemaker.

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