Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity isn’t what it used to be. Breaches and leaks, once rare and relatively low-impact, have become commonplace, rendering our personal data more vulnerable than ever. Everything from your Social Security number to your health information now lives online, and though it may prove difficult to avoid such attacks, staying up to date on the latest news and security practices is the first step in prevention. Thankfully, we’ve rounded up all our news, guides, and cybersecurity coverage in one central location.

Jeff Bezos’ phone allegedly hacked by Saudi crown prince’s WhatsApp message

Evidence suggests data from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ phone was hacked in 2018 by Saudi Arabia's crown prince.
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai warns of dangers of A.I. and calls for more regulation

He suggests Google should be a "helpful and engaged partner" to regulators ... but how?
Google & Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai

U.S. may call a halt to its civilian drone program over security fears

The U.S. government is reportedly about to permanently ground its 1,000 Chinese drones over security fears. There are worries about how the drones' data may be used if it lands on Chinese servers.

Update your Twitter app right now if you’re on Android

Twitter says it has patched a vulnerability inside its Android app that could have potentially let malicious actors view information of private accounts and tweet on the target's behalf.
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