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Massachusetts Institute of Technology researcher and graduate student Haitham Al-Hassanieh holds one of the Medtronic heart defibrillators he successfully hacked, at MIT in Cambridge

Medtronic Disables Pacemaker Programmer Updates over Hack Concern

By Jim Finkle NEW YORK (Reuters)  Medical device maker Medtronic Plc has disabled internet updates for some 34,000 CareLink programming devices that healthcare providers around the...
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Alphabet to Shut Google+ Social Site after User Data Exposed

By Arjun Panchadar, Munsif Vengattil and Paresh Dave (Reuters) Alphabet Inc's Google will shut down the consumer version of its failed social network Google+ and...
A 3D-printed Facebook logo is seen in front of displayed binary digits in this illustration

Facebook Says Big Breach Exposed 50 Million Accounts to Full Takeover

By Munsif Vengattil, Arjun Panchadar and Paresh Dave (Reuters)  Facebook Inc said on Friday that hackers stole digital login codes allowing them to take over nearly...
U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin talk during the family photo session at the APEC Summit in Danang

Finland Likely to Reinstate Border Checks for Trump-Putin Summit – Official

HELSINKI (Reuters) Finland indicated on Monday that it would reinstate border controls for travellers from Schengen countries for four days from Friday coinciding with...
Sophia, a robot integrating the latest technologies and artificial intelligence is pictured during a presentation at the "AI for Good" Global Summit in Geneva

Artificial Intelligence Poses Risks of Misuse by Hackers, Researchers Say

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT (Reuters) Rapid advances in artificial intelligence are raising risks that malicious users will soon exploit the technology to mount automated hacking...
The Intel logo is displayed on computer screens at SIGGRAPH 2017

How a Researcher Hacked His Own Computer and Found ‘Worst’ Chip...

By Douglas Busvine FRANKFURT (Reuters) Daniel Gruss didn't sleep much the night he hacked his own computer and exposed a flaw in most of the...
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