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Intel’s latest Core processors have serious security flaws

In the worst case scenario, the vulnerabilities can allow hackers to “load and execute arbitrary code outside the visibility of the user and operating system,” Intel wrote in the security bulletin. Other flaws affect the Management Engine and Intel’s Server Platform Services, potentially giving hackers privilege escalation rights. Intel has published a detection tool for […]

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Net neutrality: why are Americans so worried about it being scrapped?

Ajit Pai, head of the US telecoms regulator, revealed sweeping changes on Tuesday to overturn rules designed to protect an open internet. The regulations, put in place by the Obama administration in 2015, enshrined the principle of “net neutrality” in US law. Net neutrality is the idea that internet service providers should not interfere in […]

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Android 8 Oreo is here: What’s new, what’s changed, and what’s awesome

Get your phones ready because Android Oreo is finally here. (That’s right, it’s called Oreo, not Orangina.) After months of betas, an eclipse-themed countdown, and the usual rampant naming speculation, Google has lifted the veil of secrecy from Android O’s full name, and we can start looking ahead to what confectionery Android P will adopt. […]