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Hack Brief: TalkTalk Now Says Hackers Only Hit 4 Percent of Its Users

Hack Brief: TalkTalk Now Says Hackers Only Hit 4 Percent of Its Users

The company’s worst fears about its hacker attack may have been overblown.

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Hack Brief: Mobile Manager’s Security Hole Would Let Hackers Wipe Phones

Hack Brief: Mobile Manager’s Security Hole Would Let Hackers Wipe Phones

The vulnerability in the SAP Afaria mobile management system affected all mobile phones used by 6,300 companies.

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Hack Brief: New Emergency-Number Hack Easily Bypasses Android Lock Screens

Hack Brief: New Emergency-Number Hack Easily Bypasses Android Lock Screens

A new lock screen bypass technique requires little more than typing a long string of characters and repeatedly pressing the camera shutter button.

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Hack Brief: Health Insurance Firm Excellus Says Attackers Breached 10m Records

Hack Brief: Health Insurance Firm Excellus Says Attackers Breached 10m Records

The breach represents the latest in a string of attacks on health insurance firms.

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Hack Brief: Password Manager LastPass Got Breached Hard

Hack Brief: Password Manager LastPass Got Breached Hard

On Monday password manager service LastPass admitted it had been the target of a hack.

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Hack Brief: Password Manager LastPass Got Breached Hard

Hack Brief: Password Manager LastPass Got Breached Hard

On Monday password manager service LastPass admitted it had been the target of a hack.

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