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LinkedIn hack: Details of more than 100 million users made available for sale on the internet

The Independent - Tech

Nasa has announced that it has found evidence of flowing water on Mars. Scientists have long speculated that Recurring Slope Lineae -- or dark patches -- on Mars were made up of briny water but the new findings prove that those patches are caused by liquid water, which it has established by finding hydrated salts. Several hundred camped outside the London store in Covent Garden. The 6s will have new features like a vastly improved camera and a pressure-sensitive "3D Touch" display


Military relaxes rules on appearance to recruit long-haired computer experts as 'cyber warriors'

The Independent - Tech

Nasa has announced that it has found evidence of flowing water on Mars. Scientists have long speculated that Recurring Slope Lineae -- or dark patches -- on Mars were made up of briny water but the new findings prove that those patches are caused by liquid water, which it has established by finding hydrated salts. Several hundred camped outside the London store in Covent Garden. The 6s will have new features like a vastly improved camera and a pressure-sensitive "3D Touch" display


Internet down for many as huge cyber attack stops Reddit, Spotify, Twitter and other sites from working

The Independent - Tech

Much of the internet appears to be broken. A distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack has taken down systems run by Dyn, Inc, one of the largest providers of internet services in the world. And as a result it seems to be causing problems for a variety of websites – including Reddit, Spotify and Twitter. Dyn runs domain name servers or DNS. They work as a phone book or map to the internet, making sure that when someone writes an address into their computer or phone, it can be directed to the right place and show the right information.


Yahoo hack: Hundreds of millions of people probably don't know they are part of the world's biggest data breach

The Independent - Tech

Nasa has announced that it has found evidence of flowing water on Mars. Scientists have long speculated that Recurring Slope Lineae -- or dark patches -- on Mars were made up of briny water but the new findings prove that those patches are caused by liquid water, which it has established by finding hydrated salts. Several hundred camped outside the London store in Covent Garden. The 6s will have new features like a vastly improved camera and a pressure-sensitive "3D Touch" display


LinkedIn Security Breach Update: What To Do If Your Password, Email Information Was Hacked

International Business Times

Millions of LinkedIn users' passwords leaked in a massive breach in 2012 have turned up for sale this week on a dark web market site for about 5 bitcoin, or approximately 2,200. It was intially reported that the security breach affected only 6.5 million users, but media reports Wednesday said 167 million accounts had been leaked, including 117 million featuring both emails and encrypted passwords. Members who used the same password for LinkedIn and other sites might face the most risk. The hacker behind the privacy breach put the LinkedIn credentials up for sale this week on a dark web market known as the Real Deal. It's unknown how the dealer, who goes by the name Peace, obtained the information.