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  • A newly discovered flaw in the widely used Wi-Fi encryption protocol – WPA2 – could leave millions of users vulnerable to attacks, prompting warnings Monday from the US government and security researchers worldwide.The US government's Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) issued a security bulletin saying the flaw can open the door to hackers seeking to eavesdrop on or hijack devices using wireless networks."Exploitation of these vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system," said CERT, which is part of the US Department of Homeland Security.Wi-Fi Devices Vulnerable to KRACK Attacks: Your 10-Point CheatsheetThe agency's warning came on the heels of research by computer scientists at the Belgian university KU Leuven, who dubbed the flaw KRACK, for Key Reinstallation Attack. The KRACK attacks target Wi-Fi clients using the WPA2 protocol, and affected operating systems include Linux and Android, with version 6.0 and above said to be especia..

    WPA2 Wi-Fi Vulnerability to KRACK Attacks Already Patched by Microsoft, Apple; Google Working on Fix 

    A newly discovered flaw in the widely used Wi-Fi encryption protocol – WPA2 – could leave millions of users vulnerable to attacks, prompting warnings Monday from the US government and security researchers worldwide.The US government's Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) issued a security bulletin saying the flaw can open the door to hackers seeking to eavesdrop on or hijack devices using wireless networks."Exploitation of these vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system," said CERT, which is part of the US Department of Homeland Security.Wi-Fi Devices Vulnerable to KRACK Attacks: Your 10-Point CheatsheetThe agency's warning came on the heels of research by computer scientists at the Belgian university KU Leuven, who dubbed the flaw KRACK, for Key Reinstallation Attack. The KRACK attacks target Wi-Fi clients using the WPA2 protocol, and affected operating systems include Linux and Android, with version 6.0 and above said to be especia..
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  • A new survey offers a glimpse into the attitude of retail traders towards this new financial tool A new survey conducted among visitors by the reveals the very positive attitude of retail forex traders towards investing in ICOs.

    Almost 20% of FX traders already invested in ICOs, half are open minded

    A new survey offers a glimpse into the attitude of retail traders towards this new financial tool A new survey conducted among visitors by the reveals the very positive attitude of retail forex traders towards investing in ICOs.
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  • Apple chief executive officer Tim Cook believes his company is uniquely positioned to lead in the augmented reality space as it has a weapon that its rivals don't.In a wide-ranging interview published this week, Cook talked about ARKit, the recently introduced framework for iOS to facilitate augmented reality technologies, and how the company sees this nascent stage, which its rivals Google, Facebook, and Microsoft are also increasingly eyeing."The way that you get lots of great ideas is for us to do the heavy lifting of the complexity of locational things and software, and put those in the operating system," Cook said. "And then you have all the developers that are able to put their energy into their passion."As per Cook, which only recently entered the AR market, the company is already in good shape. Cook thinks that because Apple is uniquely positioned to lead the charge in the industry as its competitors don't have full control on "hardware and software."Cook also bel..

    Apple Already Has a Big Advantage in AR, Apple Glasses Aren’t Coming Anytime Soon: Cook

    Apple chief executive officer Tim Cook believes his company is uniquely positioned to lead in the augmented reality space as it has a weapon that its rivals don't.In a wide-ranging interview published this week, Cook talked about ARKit, the recently introduced framework for iOS to facilitate augmented reality technologies, and how the company sees this nascent stage, which its rivals Google, Facebook, and Microsoft are also increasingly eyeing."The way that you get lots of great ideas is for us to do the heavy lifting of the complexity of locational things and software, and put those in the operating system," Cook said. "And then you have all the developers that are able to put their energy into their passion."As per Cook, which only recently entered the AR market, the company is already in good shape. Cook thinks that because Apple is uniquely positioned to lead the charge in the industry as its competitors don't have full control on "hardware and software."Cook also bel..
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  • The much-hyped, low-priced Tesla Model 3 is well behind the ambitious production goals CEO Elon Musk laid out earlier this year, as the company's third-quarter earnings report released today reveals that only 260 Model 3s have been produced since July. Musk previously predicted at least 1,500 cars would be built by the end of September.The Model 3 represents the biggest challenge to date for Tesla, which quickly needs to transition from a small-volume automaker in order to live up to the lofty expectations set for their mass-market electric car. Getting the estimated 500,000 deposit-holders in the driver's seat will require building more cars than the company's entire production output since its founding.For much of this year, Musk has referred to (but not entirely explained) an "exponential growth" strategy for ramping up the Model 3 assembly lines, where capital from both investors and sales would be poured into the car's production ahead of other priorities. Th..

    Tesla Model 3 Production Is Already Behind Schedule, ‘Bottlenecks’ To Blame

    The much-hyped, low-priced Tesla Model 3 is well behind the ambitious production goals CEO Elon Musk laid out earlier this year, as the company's third-quarter earnings report released today reveals that only 260 Model 3s have been produced since July. Musk previously predicted at least 1,500 cars would be built by the end of September.The Model 3 represents the biggest challenge to date for Tesla, which quickly needs to transition from a small-volume automaker in order to live up to the lofty expectations set for their mass-market electric car. Getting the estimated 500,000 deposit-holders in the driver's seat will require building more cars than the company's entire production output since its founding.For much of this year, Musk has referred to (but not entirely explained) an "exponential growth" strategy for ramping up the Model 3 assembly lines, where capital from both investors and sales would be poured into the car's production ahead of other priorities. Th..
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