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Sensitive Data Leaks from Sex Toy, Marketing Database and Security Clearance Applications

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Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.

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Lawmakers Get Ready For Russia, the Supreme Court Nominee and That Health Care Vote

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The first public hearing for a congressional investigation into Russian involvement in the presidential election takes place this week.

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Robots Are Coming to Your Home: Here's What to Expect

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Robots hitting the market soon might one day be a part of your family.

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Is Trump's Budget an Opportunity for Contractors?

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Companies providing technology as a service stand to win out, one analyst says.

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Secret Service Confirms Agency Laptop Stolen

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The agency declined to comment more on the ongoing investigation.

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Alexa Is Coming to the iPhone

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Siri has some competition.

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US Army to Test Powerful New Truck-Mounted Laser ‘Within Months’

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New solid-state lasers plus ever-more-powerful mobile generators brings directed energy weapons a big step closer to reality.

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You Could Win $30K if You Report a Bug in Intel’s Products

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The more severe the flaw, the bigger the pay out.

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Why Is Silicon Valley So Awful to Women?

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Tech companies are spending hundreds of millions of dollars to improve conditions for female employees. Here’s why not much has changed—and what might actually work.

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It’s Possible to Cut Legacy Spending. Here’s How FCC Did It.

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The agency took small steps first.

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Russia Is Recruiting the FBI’s Most-Wanted Hackers

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Russia has taken advantage of hackers' vast network of malware-infected computers.

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Someone Thought it Was a Good Idea to Blow up a $300 Drone With a Patriot Missile

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Talk about overkill.

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The Jumbo Jet NASA Turned Into a Telescope

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It even works during turbulence.

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Visa Wants to Let You Pay for Stuff With Your Sunglasses

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The glasses would work like a preloaded payment card.

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Unlocking the Hidden Power of a Highway

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An ambitious effort in Georgia aims to turn a rural road into living lab for cutting-edge technologies.

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Inside CA Technologies' $45M False Claims Settlement

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While rare, these sorts of settlements are not unheard of in federal IT contracting.

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Delays and Bugs in Immigrant Vetting System Trouble Lawmakers

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An upgraded IT system has been delayed for years and runs more than $1 billion over budget.

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Trump's 'Hard-Power' Budget Cuts Agencies, Shifts Research and Innovation to Private Sector

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It also funnels more dollars into protecting national borders and cyberspace.

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I’m Taking a Social Media Break for My Sanity—And So Should You

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Taking a step back from Twitter and Facebook can boost your mood.

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The New Administration's Cyber Stance

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Although much of Trump's cyber agenda remains murky, we've seen drafts hinting at his priorities.

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What Trump's Skinny Budget Says About Cybersecurity

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The budget proposal pledges cyber initiatives at the Pentagon and Homeland Security Department and to counter terrorists’ use of encryption.

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Google’s DeepMind Has a Plan for Protecting Private Health Data—From Itself

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It's next problem is how to assure hospitals, and the public at large, that patient confidentiality isn’t compromised.

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This Smartphone Can Break Your Smartphone Addiction

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Fewer apps, less distraction.

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Lawmaker: Traffickers Might Use Drones To Smuggle Humans Across Borders

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Security concerns and enthusiasm for drones dominated a recent Senate hearing on unmanned aerial vehicles.

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No Evidence of Trump Wiretap, House Intel Leaders Say

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The FBI declined to publicly answer a Senate panel question about any investigation into the Trump campaign.

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2 Russian Spies Charged in Yahoo Breach of 500M Accounts

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Russian journalists, U.S. and Russian government officials, a Russian cybersecurity firm’s employees, and other private-sector employees were targeted.

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What Happens If a Nuclear Bomb Goes Off in Manhattan?

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A computer model is in the works to simulate how New Yorkers would respond in the the first 30 days after a nuclear attack.

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Robots Won’t Take Your Job—They’ll Help Make Room For Meaningful Work Instead

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A dire view of automation excludes a lot of the story.

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Expect a Cyber Budget Boost But Stay Tuned for that Executive Order, Homeland Adviser Says

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Don’t expect a multibillion-dollar investment that will modernize government cybersecurity in one fell swoop, though.

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Facebook and Instagram Will No Longer Allow Their Data to Be Used for Surveillance

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The policy revamp comes five months after the ACLU revealed that more than 500 US police forces were accessing users’ location data from the site.

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CIO Council to Agencies: Share Your Developer Platforms

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18F's login.gov could be a step in the right direction.

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White House’s Annual Cyber Report Counts 30,000 Incidents but Only 16 are 'Major'

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Ten of the major incidents occurred at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

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How the Energy Department Uses World's Largest Wind Tunnel

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Strong wind provides strong data.

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A Rogue Robot is Blamed For Human Colleague’s Gruesome Death

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Usually when people worry about machines and work, they are concerned automation will take away their livelihoods, not their lives.

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I Ran Intel at the Pentagon. Here’s My Advice on Insider Threats

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If I were still in government, this is what I would be telling Defense Secretary Mattis and the DNI.

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A DNA Computer Has a Trillion Siblings and Replicates Itself to Make a Decision

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To date these machines have only been theoretical.

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State Department CIO: ‘If People Aren’t Laughing At You, Your Goals Aren’t Big Enough'

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Frontis Wiggins' plan includes revolutionizing how the agency does innovation.

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Trump Cyber Czar Brings Deep Expertise but Maybe Some Baggage, Too

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Rob Joyce led hacking operations at NSA, which may turn off some businesses wary of post-Snowden links to the intel community.

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Intel’s $15 Billion Bet That Its Future Lies in Self-Driving Cars

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Intel plans to purchase Mobileye, an Israeli-based company that builds vision systems for cars.

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Watchdog: DHS Isn't Ready for Social Media to Become a Bigger Part of Visa Screening

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The department's social media pilot programs lack adequate benchmarks, so DHS doesn't have a good way to evaluate whether they're working.

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Better Tech Is Arriving to Defend Against North Korean Missiles. It Won’t Cool Regional Tensions

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Next year, the U.S. plans to deploy a shipboard interceptor to help protect Japan. China and Russia will not be amused.

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Comment Period Extended for FedRAMP's New Baseline

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The "Tailored" baseline was introduced as a possible means to usher in speedier assessments for certain kinds of solutions.

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When Robots Race, the Student Engineers Win

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Surprisingly, an obstacle course for robots teaches practical skills.

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The Key to Life on Mars Could Be an Institution Dedicated to Global Potato Research

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Before it can send astronauts to Mars, NASA needs to figure out how to feed them there.

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The Fight Between Waymo and Uber Intensifies

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After six weeks of brutally bad PR, the ridesharing giant is ratcheting up its defense.

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The Most Striking Thing About the WikiLeaks CIA Data Dump Is How Little Most People Cared

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There’s one other big difference between now and 2013.

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Hackers Thwart Secure Messaging App, Leak 1.3B Email Addresses and Attack State Democrats

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Just another week in Threatwatch.

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The 9-1-1 Paradox

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Emergency call lines in the United States rarely fail, yet they're more vulnerable than ever.

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Car Wars

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Inside the battle for the future of a technology that could really, truly change the world

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Your Hot Hands Can Give Away Your Smartphone PIN

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Thermal images reveal what parts of the screen were tapped, even after it’s left untouched for 30 seconds.

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