This Alleged Bitcoin Scam Looked a Lot Like a Pyramid Scheme

Five men face federal charges of bilking investors of $722 million by inviting them to buy shares in bitcoin mining...

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So Much For the Deep State Plot Against Donald Trump

Inspector general Michael Horowitz’s report shows that the FBI’s investigation of ties between Russia and the Trump campaign was both justified and without political bias.

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Why the iPhone 11 Tracks Your Location Even When You Tell It Not To

Russian disinformation, a VC hack, vulnerable VPNs, and more are in the week’s top security news.

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Alleged Russian Hacker Behind $100 Million Evil Corp Indicted

The US is charging Maksim Yakubets over two of the biggest cybertheft campaigns of the last decade, and offers a record reward for information on the case.

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The RCS Texting Protocol Is Way Too Easy to Hack

Rich Communication Services promises to be the new standard for texting. Thanks to sloppy implementation, it’s also a security mess.

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Hackers Find Ways Around a Years-Old Microsoft Outlook Fix

Microsoft patched a vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook in 2017. It hasn’t slowed hackers down. 

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