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Critical flaws in GPS tracker enable “disastrous” and “life-threatening” hacks

Critical flaws in GPS tracker enable “disastrous” and “life-threatening” hacks

A security firm and the US government are advising the public to immediately stop using a popular GPS tracking device or to at least minimize exposure to it, citing a host of vulnerabilities that make it possible for hackers to remotely disable cars while they’re moving, track location histories, disarm alarms, and cut off fuel. …

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NSA, FBI warning: Hackers are using these flaws to target VPNs and network devices

NSA, FBI warning: Hackers are using these flaws to target VPNs and network devices

Image: Dzelat/Shutterstock The US is warning that hackers working for China have been exploiting publicly known flaws in network devices as part of broader attacks to steal and manipulate network traffic.  The National Security Agency (NSA), Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) have listed 16 flaws in network …

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