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ICS vulnerabilities: Insights from advisories, how CVEs are reported

SynSaber recently released its second Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Vulnerabilities & CVEs Report. In this Help Net Security video, Ronnie Fabela, CTO at SynSaber, talks about the key findings: For the CVEs reported in the second half of 2022, 35%.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityJan 30th, 2023

$30 doorbell cameras can be easily hijacked, says Consumer Reports

Models still widely available on e-commerce sites after issues reported. Enlarge / Consumer Reports' investigation suggests that, should this delivery person press and hold the bell button and then pair using Eken's app, he could.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

From crickets in Melbourne to grasshoppers in Cairns, here"s what triggers an insect outbreak

In recent weeks, Melburnians have reported thousands of crickets showing up in large numbers after dark, flying into homes and shops and taking up residence......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

$30 doorbell cameras have multiple serious security flaws, says Consumer Reports

Models still widely available on e-commerce sites after issues reported. Enlarge / Consumer Reports' investigation suggests that, should this delivery person press and hold the bell button and then pair using Eken's app, he could.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

AAPL investors don’t care that the Apple Car is cancelled

It’s not the first time we’ve heard it reported that the Apple Car is cancelled, but yesterday’s Bloomberg report does seem definitive – with two very senior Apple execs said to have made an official announcement to the Titan team. But whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

NYT: Apple held talks with Elon Musk about buying Tesla, planned to use Siri instead of a steering wheel for Apple Car

Yesterday, Bloomberg reported that the Apple Car project is officially dead after more than a decade of work. In a new story today, The New York Times shares additional details on the turmoil inside the Project Titan team, based on conversations with.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsFeb 29th, 2024

Innovative computational tools provide new insights into the polyploid wheat genome

A new review led by Associate Professor Weilong Guo (College of Agronomy and Biotechnology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China) explores the polyploid wheat genome through new computational tools. The research is published in the journal a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2024

A liking for licking—sex and social status influence social grooming among free-ranging feral cattle in Hong Kong

Unique insights into the social lives of cattle revealed in a new study by scientists at City University of Hong Kong (CityUHK) can enhance our understanding of animal behavior and welfare. The study suggests that sex and social status influence soci.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2024

White House: Use memory-safe programming languages to protect the nation

The White House is asking the technical community to switch to using memory-safe programming languages – such as Rust, Python, Swift, C#, Java, and Go – to prevent memory corruption vulnerabilities from entering the digital ecosystem. Acc.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2024

Variable star V708 Car has an unusual chemical composition, study finds

An international team of astronomers has performed spectroscopic observations of a variable star known as V708 Car. Results of the observational campaign, reported in a paper published February 20 on the pre-print server arXiv, indicate that this sta.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2024

Observations explore radio jet of a powerful quasar

European astronomers have conducted very long baseline interferometric (VLBI) observations of a radio jet structure in a powerful quasar known as PKS 2215+020. The collected VLBI data provide important insights into the properties of this jet, sugges.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2024

Predatory fish use rapid color changes to coordinate attacks, scientists discover

Striped marlin are some of the fastest animals on the planet and one of the ocean's top predators. When hunting in groups, individual marlin will take turns attacking schools of prey fish one at a time. Now a new study reported in the journal Current.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2024

ScreenConnect flaws exploited to deliver all kinds of malware (CVE-2024-1709, CVE-2024-1708)

The recently patched vulnerabilities (CVE-2024-1709, CVE-2024-1708) in ConnectWise ScreenConnect software are being exploited by numerous attackers to deliver a variety of malicious payloads. About ConnectWise ScreenConnect ConnectWise ScreenConnect.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2024

CVE count set to rise by 25% in 2024

The report from Coalition indicates an anticipated 25% rise in the total count of published common vulnerabilities and exposures (CVEs) for 2024, reaching 34,888 vulnerabilities, equivalent to approximately 2,900 per month. Sharp CVE increase heighte.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2024

Earth"s early evolution: Fresh insights from rocks formed 3.5 billion years ago

Our Earth is around 4.5 billion years old. Way back in its earliest years, vast oceans dominated. There were frequent volcanic eruptions and, because there was no free oxygen in the atmosphere, there was no ozone layer. It was a dynamic and evolving.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2024

Microsoft tried to sell Bing to Apple in 2018, according to Google court filings

In September, Bloomberg reported that Apple had held exploratory talks with Microsoft about acquiring Bing as recently as 2020. In newly unsealed court filings this week, more details about the acquisition talks between Apple and Microsoft have surfa.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2024

Research provides insight into constructing gene regulatory networks

Gene regulatory networks (GRNs) depict the regulatory mechanisms of genes within cellular systems as a network, offering vital insights for understanding cell processes and molecular interactions that determine cellular phenotypes. Transcriptional re.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2024

First reports of severe coral bleaching this summer as the Great Barrier Reef warms up

As ocean temperatures continue to warm over the Great Barrier Reef this summer, James Cook University scientists have reported areas of moderate to severe coral bleaching around the Keppel Islands offshore from Rockhampton......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2024

A giant meteorite has been lost in the desert since 1916—here’s how we might find it

A tale of "sand dunes, a guy named Gaston, secret aeromagnetic surveys, and camel drivers." Enlarge / Chinguetti slice at the National Museum of Natural History. A larger meteorite reported in 1916 hasn't been spotted since. (cre.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2024

A meteorite has been lost in the Sahara since 1916—here’s how we might find it

A tale of "sand dunes, a guy named Gaston, secret aeromagnetic surveys, and camel drivers." Enlarge / Chinguetti slice at the National Museum of Natural History. A larger meteorite reported in 1916 hasn't been spotted since. (cre.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2024

Handful of owners report spontaneous Vision Pro glass cracks

A handful of owners have reported spontaneous Vision Pro glass cracks while the device was simply left overnight (see photo below) … more….....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2024