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Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Chrome to immediately stop recognizing extended validation status of Symantec-issued certs and gradually nullify all currently valid certs of Symantec-owned CAs   —  Chrome to immediately stop recognizing EV status and gradually nullify all certs.  —  In a severe rebuke of one of the biggest suppliers …
Mar 24, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Andrew Cunningham / Ars Technica:
Moto G5 Plus review: best budget smartphone with premium feel and solid performance, but camera is disappointing and timely software updates are not guaranteed   —  Downgraded camera and questionable update policy tarnish another solid upgrade.  —  We've documented the decline of Motorola under Lenovo extensively.
Mar 24, 2017, 8:20 AMIn context
Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:
Android O developer preview hands-on: snoozing notifications is great, but new ambient display design and navigation bar features are poorly implemented   —  A tour of Android's latest: snoozing notifications, settings revamp, lots of customization.  —  Android O is actually here!
Mar 23, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
At least 318 Cisco switch products are vulnerable to flaw that was found upon examination of WikiLeaks' Vault 7 files; no patch is currently available   —  Bug relies on telnet protocol used by hardware on internal networks.  —  Cisco Systems said that more than 300 models of switches …
Mar 20, 2017, 3:00 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Hackers at Pwn2Own competition exploit combination of bugs in Microsoft Edge, Windows 10, and VMware Workstation to escape virtual machine and compromise host   —  Hack worked by stitching together three separate exploits.  —  Contestants at this year's Pwn2Own hacking competition in Vancouver …
Mar 19, 2017, 2:00 AMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Wireless communications lobby group CTIA says web browsing and app usage history isn't “sensitive information” in filing against FCC's broadband privacy rules   —  ISP lobby groups make case against the FCC's broadband privacy rules.  —  ISPs that want the federal government …
Mar 18, 2017, 8:35 PMIn context
David Kravets / Ars Technica:
Minnesota judge orders Google to divulge information on anybody who searched for variations of financial fraud victim's name   —  Order seeks data for “any/all user or subscriber information” related to the searches.  —  Police in a small suburban town of 50,000 people just outside Minneapolis …
Mar 17, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft says newest processors, including Intel's Kaby Lake and AMD's Ryzen, will require latest Windows version for support   —  It looks like a policy announced a year ago is going to kick in.  —  A recently published Knowledge Base article suggests that Microsoft is going to block Windows Updates …
Mar 17, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
Sean Gallagher / Ars Technica:
FBI says Yahoo hack likely began with a spear phishing email to a “semi-privileged” Yahoo employee   —  Unwitting sysadmin or other employee was conned out of credentials, FBI theorizes.  —  SAN FRANCISCO—The indictment unsealed Wednesday by US authorities against two agents …
Mar 15, 2017, 9:00 PMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Report: AT&T has neglected lower-income neighborhoods in its broadband upgrades in Cleveland   —  “Digital redlining” leaves poor people with the slowest Internet, report says.  —  It's no secret that ISPs can make more money from network upgrades in wealthy neighborhoods than low-income ones …
Mar 12, 2017, 6:40 PMIn context

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