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Word vulnerability exploited to send Dridex malware to millions

Word vulnerability exploited to send Dridex malware to millions

The.hta file enables the attacker to gain full administrator rights on the victim's machine. Documents opened with the word processing software may trick users into downloading code that allows ...

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Burger King's Whopper gets prank Wikipedia edits in ad gag

Burger King's Whopper gets prank Wikipedia edits in ad gag

The campaign is one of the first to harness the power of the voice activation of smart home devices, and it was made without Google's involvement. "We saw it as a technology to essentially punch t...

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Burger King ad triggers Google Home

Burger King ad triggers Google Home

If it works, your Google device should be triggered and begin to read the Whopper's Wikipedia page . The spot is supposed to begin running in prime-time slots across the U.S. For nearly a decade, W...

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Hillary Clinton called for the U.S. air strike hours earlier

And why and what the underlying reasons why is what I'm trying to parse out myself. Democratic presidential candidate in the 2016 election Hillary Clinton has attributed her defeat to misogyny, amon...

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Jay Z Ditches Apple Music and Spotify for Exclusive Streaming on Tidal

Jay Z Ditches Apple Music and Spotify for Exclusive Streaming on Tidal

Jay Z is a co-owner of music streaming service Tidal, along with a dozen or so other high profile artists. There hasn't been an official announcement from the artist as to why his catalog was pulled...

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Upcoming Hyundai Subcompact SUV To Be Named Kona

Upcoming Hyundai Subcompact SUV To Be Named Kona

Hyundai issued a teaser to announce Kona, a new B-segment (subcompact) crossover that is slated to launch later this year. The image revealed by Hyundai gives an indication of the Kona's aggressi...

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Louis CK goes on an epic, sweary rant about Trump

Louis CK goes on an epic, sweary rant about Trump

Press PLAY on the clip above to watch Colbert's O'Reilly-centric monologue in full, then tell us if you agree with his sentiment regarding POTUS' remarks. Colbert, of course, couldn't help himself, a...

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Moto G5 vs Redmi Note 4

Moto G5 vs Redmi Note 4

While the Moto G5 comes with a Snapdragon 430 processor , the Moto G5 Plus comes with a slightly faster Snapdragon 625 processor . At the price point, the Moto G5 will be competing with the ...

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Law Enforcement: Be Prepared to pay up for Texting and Driving

Law Enforcement: Be Prepared to pay up for Texting and Driving

Lowe hopes those numbers will turn around as technology improves, so using your cell phone in the auto will truly be hands-free. California drivers under the age of 18 are prohibited from using a ce...

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Another Video Game Movie Is On The Way

Another Video Game Movie Is On The Way

No director is attached to the project yet and the producers are still looking for writers. "Our commitment", said DJ2's Dmitri M. Johnson , "is to make a movie that remains true to and expands on ...

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Destiny 2

Destiny 2 "Last Call" Teaser

This is a match for the poster art leaked by an Italian retailer last week that started announcement rumours swirling. First, we had concept art leaked and last week the gaming community went into a...

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Ford recalls 440K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

Ford recalls 440K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

The company will recall certain versions of the 2014 Ford Escape, 2014 and 2015 Ford Fiesta ST, 2013 and 2014 Ford Fusion and 2013 and 2015 Ford Transit Connect. Affected vehicles may experien...

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ABC News, 'GMA' Twitter feeds hacked

ABC News, 'GMA' Twitter feeds hacked

But some fast screen-grabbing Twitter users, including two ABC journalists, documented the hack. The hackers claimed they were part of the Lizard Squad on Twitter, a group known for conducting DDoS...

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Rihanna makes her debut as Marion Crane on 'Bates Motel'

Rihanna makes her debut as Marion Crane on 'Bates Motel'

Rih, of course, is everything. Speaking about Rihanna, executive producer Carlton Cuse told Variety: " She has enormous charisma". The 29-year-old plays the ill-fated Marion Crane, the iconic r...

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UK Government Pulls Youtube Ads Amid Extremism Concerns

UK Government Pulls Youtube Ads Amid Extremism Concerns

The government joins a growing number of brands suspending their advertising from YouTube - and in some cases all of Google's advertising services - after they found their brands were unwittingly appe...

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Donn McClean's inside track on Cheltenham Day 4

Donn McClean's inside track on Cheltenham Day 4

Perhaps he could follow Special Tiara in finally winning his championship race after years of failure, thanks in part to all the injuries suffered by other star horses this season. Minella Rocco is th...

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Google ramps up channel focus with partner program revamp; specialisations

Google ramps up channel focus with partner program revamp; specialisations

His argument was that it doesn't make sense for other companies to build their own data facilities when they can just rely on Google's cloud services. Please Wait while comments are loading. For examp...

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CT Resident Killed in Listeria Outbreak Linked to NY Creamery, CDC Says

CT Resident Killed in Listeria Outbreak Linked to NY Creamery, CDC Says

State officials said a Whole Foods grocery store in Fairfield received Vulto cheese, and the store initiated its own recall. "Ill people range in age from less than one year to 89 years, with a median...

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'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Gets Premiere Date On HBO

'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Gets Premiere Date On HBO

And WILL WE FINALLY FIND POOR OL' GENDRY FOR REAL?! " Game of Thrones " is based on a series of novels called "The Song of Ice and Fire". Alternatively, this could be teasing an all-out war betw...

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'Several injured' in 'axe attack' at Dusseldorf train station

'Several injured' in 'axe attack' at Dusseldorf train station

He was unable to say how serious their injuries were. Police were investigating the motive for the attack, she said. It is believed that at least four people were injured during the attack and a v...

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Honda Civic Type R has a triple exhaust

Honda Civic Type R has a triple exhaust

The car's engine will be manufactured in OH while the rest of the vehicle will be manufactured in Swindon, England. The Civic Type-R is slated to offer more power than the existing's 306 horsepowe...

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Bentley Bentayga Mulliner revealed Uber-luxe SUV gets even more uber-luxe

Bentley Bentayga Mulliner revealed Uber-luxe SUV gets even more uber-luxe

The Bentley Bentayga is already the world's most expensive SUV, but that hasn't stopped the British automaker from making an even more expensive version. Bentayga Mulliner also allows owners to set ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 image leak shows it's really keeping the headphone jack

Samsung Galaxy S8 image leak shows it's really keeping the headphone jack

The Galaxy S8 has been enormously leaky, and the newest rounds of leaks provide a closer look at the curvy nature of the device. Earlier this week we got to see two videos showing the device in acti...

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LG and Valve are working on a VR headset

LG and Valve are working on a VR headset

LG will be one of the first companies to offer a high-end alternative to Oculus and HTC/Valve's virtual reality headsets. Keep in mind HTC already teamed up with Valve to create the HTC Vive. Valve'...

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Blackberry's famous qwerty keyboard is back, resurrected by TCL at MWC 2017

One of the unique features of the phone is the smart keyboard where the space bar acts as a fingerprint sensor. Unlike the DTEK50 and DTEK60 smartphones launched past year, the KEYone is not an ODM ...

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5 myths about the Nokia 3310

Last week, it was reported that HMD Global will announce a trio of new phones at Mobile World Congress this year, one of which will be a successor to the legendary Nokia 3310. Instead, we will be enti...

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Contentious issues between AP, Telangana will be resolved soon: KCR

Contentious issues between AP, Telangana will be resolved soon: KCR

Soon after having darshan, KCR spoke to media and said, "I have offered prayers for well-being and fast development of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana" and while thanking chairman, EO and board members, ...

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Microsoft launches 'Sangam' for the semi-skilled

Recently, Nadella, met Ravi Shankar Prasad, Indian Minister for Electronics and IT, wherein both discussed the benefits of technology in various "Digital India" projects. For now, the new Skype Lite ...

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Russian Federation defends decision to recognise rebel passports in eastern Ukraine

Russian Federation defends decision to recognise rebel passports in eastern Ukraine

It said Paris wanted Moscow to focus on using its influence over rebels in Ukraine to ensure application of the terms of a peace accord negotiated in Minsk, adding: "It is the only way of ensuring a l...

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United States arrests Mexican with protected status

United States arrests Mexican with protected status

Yet, in spite of that, The Los Angeles Times reports that according to a lawsuit , ICE agents arrested a 23-year-old immigrant near Seattle, who is a "Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals"-elig...

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"Ultra Street Fighter II" Introduces First-Person Mode on Switch

The Nintendo Switch will launch on March 3 and 99% of everyone is looking forward to the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. News has it that the game mode is definitely coming to Street Fighter I...

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Passenger Drone Announced In CES Will Start Operating In Dubai On July

Dubai hopes to get a new passenger-carrying drone service into action in the city this Summer. The notion of a flying vehicle may sound farfetched but it seems that one may soon see drones ferrying ...

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Yep, Mitsubishi's New SUV is Named the Eclipse Cross

As is nearly always the case, the Eclipse Cross is more aesthetically conservative than its preceding concept; the XR-PHEV's hidden door handles, for example, have been replaced with conventional ...

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Chicago 2017: All-new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT unveiled

Chicago 2017: All-new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT unveiled

For a look at the rest of the models that Hyundai has on display at its booth this week in Chicago , check out our guide. The five-door hatchback will enter a growing field of practical gadabouts i...

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Three to expand into fixed broadband

Three to expand into fixed broadband

Three has already complained about the distribution of spectrum holdings in the United Kingdom, launching a campaign challenging Ofcom CEO Sharon White to "Make the Air Fair" . Since being refused p...

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