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The damage from Atlanta’s huge cyberattack is even worse than the city first thought – TechCrunch

The damage from Atlanta’s huge cyberattack is even worse than the city first thought – TechCrunch More than two months after a cyberattack hobbled many of its critical municipal systems, the city of Atlanta is still sorting through the wreckage of what is likely the worst cyberattack targeting a U.S. …

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Facebook shared data with Chinese telecom Huawei, raising US government security concerns – TechCrunch

Facebook shared data with Chinese telecom Huawei, raising US government security concerns – TechCrunch Concerns around Facebook’s recently revealed data sharing relationship with some device makers just took a turn for the worse. The practice, first revealed over the weekend, is now confirmed to have included relationships with Chinese companies …

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Government investigation finds federal agencies failing at cybersecurity basics – TechCrunch

Government investigation finds federal agencies failing at cybersecurity basics – TechCrunch The Office of Management and Budget reports that the federal government is a shambles — cybersecurity-wise, anyway. Finding little situational awareness, few standard processes for reporting or managing attacks, and almost no agencies adequately performing even basic encryption, the …

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Credit Karma expands its identity theft monitoring tool to include dark web data – TechCrunch

Credit Karma expands its identity theft monitoring tool to include dark web data – TechCrunch Credit Karma is best known for being the only reason anyone is ever willing to peek at their credit score, but the company has other things it wants you to be less stressed out about …

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Cybersecurity is the target of Udacity’s next nanodegree

Cybersecurity is the target of Udacity’s next nanodegree Udacity is prepping its first-ever nanodegree program in cybersecurity. The e-learning company wants the course to play a serious role in the fight against the growing threat of online attacks against companies and organizations. The post Cybersecurity is the target of Udacity’s …

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TaskRabbit CEO posts statement as its app returns following a cybersecurity breach – TechCrunch

TaskRabbit CEO posts statement as its app returns following a cybersecurity breach – TechCrunch After taking them down to investigate what it called a “cybersecurity incident,” TaskRabbit’s website and app are back online. The Ikea-owned platform for on-demand labor also posted an update from its chief executive officer Stacy Brown-Philpot …

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TaskRabbit’s app is offline while it investigates a “cybersecurity incident” – TechCrunch

TaskRabbit’s app is offline while it investigates a “cybersecurity incident” – TechCrunch TaskRabbit, the on-demand errand service acquired by IKEA last year, announced today that has taken its website and app offline while investigating a “cybersecurity incident.” The company also said that people who use the same password on TaskRabbit …

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