How Hackers Turn Microsoft Excel's Own Features Against It

A pair of recent findings show how hackers can compromise Excel users without any fancy...

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Hackers Are Poking at a MacOS Gatekeeper Flaw Apple Left Unfixed

The clock’s ticking to fix a Gatekeeper bug that would let hackers slip malware onto your computer undetected.

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I Scraped Millions of Venmo Payments. Your Data Is at Risk

Opinion: Venmo makes sending and receiving money a social affair. But those emoji-laden payment descriptions leave you exposed to cyberattacks.

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”Stop Right Now!” – How Much Government Officials Already Hate Facebucks
Jun27

”Stop Right Now!” – How Much Government Officials Already Hate Facebucks

The best thing about Facebook’s proposed digital currency isn’t its BTF consensus algorithm, account-based data model or single Merkle tree structure. No, the greatest thing about Libra has to be the triggered reactions from politicians and bankers who can sense the rug being pulled from under their feet, threatening their hegemony and upending their world view. Here are eight memorable quotes from incensed officials. Also...

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Market Rebound Boosts Adoption of Cryptocurrencies for Payments
Jun27

Market Rebound Boosts Adoption of Cryptocurrencies for Payments

The use of digital assets to make payments is growing, according to a recently published study. It reveals that cryptocurrency’s role as a viable means of payment has been expanding and this year’s market rebound has increased the turnover of crypto payments. The report suggests that debit cards linked to digital currency wallets will remain an important tool until wider adoption of direct cryptocurrency payments. Also...

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