A simple command allows the CIA to commandeer 318 models of Cisco switches

Bug relies on telnet protocol used by hardware on internal networks. Cisco Systems said that more than 300 models of switches it sells contain a critical vulnerability that allows the CIA to use a simple command to remotely execute malicious c.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

US Military To Create Separate Unified Cyber Warfare Command

wiredmikey quotes a report from SecurityWeek: President Donald Trump has ordered the U.S. military to elevate its cyber warfare operations to a separate command, signaling a new strategic emphasis on electronic and online offensive and defensive oper.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

From simple and connected to downright gorgeous, these are the best TCL TVs

From simple and well-connected to gorgeous and shockingly affordable, the best TCL TVs easily compete with much more expensive options from higher-end manufacturers, and feature the excellent Roku OS built in. The post From simple and connected to do.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 55 min. ago

White House elevates status of US Cyber Command

The Trump administration is also considering separating Cyber Command from the National Security Agency......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News5 hr. 27 min. ago

The Echo Dot was free on Amazon for a hot minute

The Echo Dot, Amazon's $50 in-home assistant, was briefly free on Amazon today, thanks to an "Audible" discount that got added at checkout. The discount applied to both black and white models, though it now appears people trying to scor.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News5 hr. 55 min. ago

Trump approves Obama-era plan for a more independent US Cyber Command

 President Trump has given the go-ahead for a plan dating from the Obama administration to elevate US Cyber Command to the level of Unified Combatant Command, giving it more operational independence from the National Security Agency. The stateme.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 55 min. ago

Y Combinator-backed VIDA turns artwork into fashion, accessories and more

 VIDA, an e-commerce startup that allows artists to upload their designs to be printed on real-world materials – like fabric, leather, metal and more – which are then sold as unique products, has grown its community of artists to ove.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 55 min. ago

Trump announces he’s elevating the role of US Cyber Command

In a statement today, President Trump announced that he's elevating the US Cyber Command to a unified combatant command, bringing it the level of others like the US European Command and the US Special Operations Command. "This new Unifi.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News7 hr. 55 min. ago

With a simple adjustment, one student made a greener, lighter washing machine

One student and researcher from Nottingham Trent University has figured that simply designing a lighter washing machine can save the United Kingdom almost 45,000 tons of carbon dioxide each year in transportation alone. The post With a simple adjustm.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 55 min. ago

Forecasters put the total solar eclipse into a weather model and the result is amazing

The weather wizards at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have added the effects of the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse to one of their newest, highest-resolution computer models. The result is a gorgeously detailed view of how th.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 43 min. ago

Cooler Master MasterKeys S PBT Mechanical Keyboard Review

The Cooler Master MasterKeys S PBT is a great bang-for-your-buck mechanical keyboard with Cherry MX switches to boot.... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News12 hr. 27 min. ago

Tip: How to Use Scanner to Receive Command Line Input

Scanner is a simple and easy-to-use utility provided by Java......»»

Category: topSource:  devxRelated News14 hr. 11 min. ago

How to Use Scanner to Receive Command Line Input

Language: Java, Expertise: Intermediate - Scanner is a simple and easy-to-use utility provided by Java......»»

Category: javaSource:  devxRelated News14 hr. 19 min. ago

Taiwan market: Asustek launches Zen Fone 4 family products

Asustek Computer has officially launched its ZenFone 4 series products at an event in Taiwan, with three out of the family's four models to be available immediately in the local market......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 11 min. ago

Video Is Coming To Reddit

An anonymous reader shares a report from Variety: Videos are coming to Reddit, thanks to a new feature that allows users to upload video clips directly to the service. Reddit rolled out the new video feature Tuesday after testing it with around 200 c.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Unpatchable "Flaw" Affects Most of Today"s Modern Cars

Catalin Cimpanu, writing for BleepingComputer: A flaw buried deep in the hearts of all modern cars allows an attacker with local or even remote access to a vehicle to shut down various components, including safety systems such as airbags, brakes, par.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

BMW’s redesigned 8 Series is cleaner, more aggressive

At the Monterey Car Week BMW just unveiled two new concept vehicles. Both are previews of planned production models of the Series 8 and Z4 Roadster. If the versions you'll find on the forecourt are even close to these concepts, there ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

In Defense of the Popular Framework Electron

Electron, a popular framework that allows developers to write code once and seamlessly deploy it across multiple platforms, has been a topic of conversation lately among developers and users alike. Many have criticised Electron-powered apps to be "to.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Reddit is letting some users upload video right to the site

Reddit has grown and maintained its internet prominence by staying simple, meaning it has to be cautious about introducing new features (its users, erm, aren't fans of change). Last year, the platform added native image hosting to let u.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Update your kitchen with these 5 great modern microwave deals

If your old microwave oven is looking worse for wear and it's time for a new one, then check out these five great microwave deals that include everything from simple budget-friendly countertop ovens to sleek ultra-modern units. The post Update your k.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Download of the day – Tracks

Our daily pick of the best free software: an adorable model train simulator that's on another level. Tracks is a simple and adorable model train simulator – more BRIO than Hornby. Simply fit sections of track together to create your own.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017