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New Cybersecurity Guidelines for Smart Cars issued by the UK government
New cybersecurity guidelines for smart cars were issued by the UK government. The British government has issued a new set of guidelines for automakers to incorporate cybersecurity as a priority into their designs of internet-connected vehicle...

Serious Vulnerabilities found in Solar Panels can shut down the Power Grids
Serious vulnerabilities found in solar panels could actually lead to a shut down in power grids. Attackers can take advantage of the critical flaws present in solar panels, specifically photovoltaic panels sold by SMA, to exploit them, eventually shutting down a majority of power grids in Europe...

‘HBO is Falling’, Hackers demand Millions after leaking Game of Thrones Episode
Just after leaking, upcoming episodes of ‘Ballers’, ‘Room 104’, and a script of the Season 7, episode 4 of ‘Game of Thrones’, the hackers say they have yet to release more, unless their demands are met.The hacking group which just hacked HBO is now demanding millions in ransom...

Over 1000 Spyware Apps cluttering Android App Store
Over 1000 Spyware Apps were cluttered in Android App Store. thousands of malicious apps. An unknown hacker has figured out how to inject malware into third party app stores and the Google Play Store; this pay being injected has been dubbed SonicSpy...

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The Apps Your Partner Could Be Using to Spy on You | HuffPost

LIFARS CEO, Ondrej Krehel, explains the effects of spyware, or spouseware, apps in a recent HuffPost article.

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