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'Night Fury': Documents Detail DHS Project to Give 'Risk Scores' to Social Media Users MikeRivero Wed, 06/07/2023 - 13:12

The Department of Homeland Security contracted the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in 2018 to design methods for assigning a “risk score” to potential pro-terrorists accounts on social media, as well as identifying information of interest regarding illegal opioid supply chain and disinformation efforts, according to internal DHS documents reviewed by Motherboard.

BREAKING: Instagram Caught Running Massive Child Pornography Ring On Platform IamShado Wed, 06/07/2023 - 11:46

Special Counsel John Durham’s final report faults the FBI for opening the Trump-Russia collusion investigation on baseless grounds and relying on Hillary Clinton-funded material to pursue it, all while ignoring a warning that Clinton was plotting to frame Trump as a Russian asset. Yet Durham does not address the Clinton campaign’s equally central tie to Russiagate’s other foundational allegation: that Russia interfered in the 2016 election by hacking Democratic party servers and releasing the material through Wikileaks to help elect Trump.

Charlie Brooker, 52, said he typed in 'generate Black Mirror episode' and received a story 'that sorta mushed' all the other ones together. 

The first thing Black Mirror creator Charlie Brooker did, when everyone was trying ChatGPT for the first time, was to type in 'generate Black Mirror episode.' 

To start the Chrome update procedure manually to the latest version that addresses the actively exploited security issue, head to the Chrome settings menu (upper right corner) and select Help → About Google Chrome.

Relaunching the application is required to complete the update.

Available security updates are also automatically installed the next time the browser starts without user intervention, so check the "About" page to ensure you're running the latest version.

The malicious apps are not hosted on Google Play but on third-party websites in Google Search that push APKs, Android packages that allow you to manually install mobile apps.

When visiting the sites, you will either be redirected to websites showing advertisements or prompted to download the searched-for app. The download sites are purposely created to distribute the malicious Android apps as an APK that, when installed, infect the Android devices with adware.

British Airways and Boots are among thousands of firms who have been hit by a massive cyber attack as bank and contact details have been exposed in a huge security scare. 

The cyber attack targeted Zellis, a payroll provider used by hundreds of companies in Britain.

GIGABYTE has released firmware updates to fix security vulnerabilities in over 270 motherboards that could be exploited to install malware.

The firmware updates were released last Thursday in response to a report by hardware security company Eclypsium, who found flaws in a legitimate GIGABYTE feature used to install a software auto-update application in Windows.