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Police 3D-printed a murder victim's finger to unlock his phone - http://buff.ly/29QyPWe #hacking #LE #privacy
Police in Michigan have a new tool for unlocking phones: 3D printing. According to a new report from Flash Forward creator Rose Eveleth, law enforcement officers approached a professor at Michigan...
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[Cool attack] Stealing money from Instagram, Google and Microsoft using premium number - http://buff.ly/29U9JVS #fraud #voip #security
TL;DR: Instagram ($2000), Google ($0) and Microsoft ($500) were vulnerable to direct money theft via premium phone number calls. They all offer services to supply users with a token via a computer-voiced phone call, but neglected to properly verify whether supplied phone numbers were legitimate, ...
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Zelda: Breath of the Wild's code cracked! - http://buff.ly/29CUPng #zelda #crypto
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5 easy tips to bulletproof your credit cards against identity theft - http://bit.ly/29y8ubI #fraud #banking
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Write CHECK ID on my cards. Will consider blanking CCV. Carrying them in a shielded wallet since last October. 
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How a Facebook profile was hacked with a fake passport - http://buff.ly/29egaDe #Facebook #scam # security 
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Widespread Ransomware Attack Against Office 365 Corporate Users - http://buff.ly/290ostR #office365 #cloud
Last week, Avanan discovered a zero-day ransomware virus called Cerber, infecting potentially millions of business users of Microsoft's Office 365 mail program.
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+Hiren Patel Virus detection, no desktop client/no code execution on Chrome OS etc.
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[Cool attack] Stealing money from Instagram, Google and Microsoft using premium number - http://buff.ly/29U9JVS #fraud #voip #security
TL;DR: Instagram ($2000), Google ($0) and Microsoft ($500) were vulnerable to direct money theft via premium phone number calls. They all offer services to supply users with a token via a computer-voiced phone call, but neglected to properly verify whether supplied phone numbers were legitimate, ...
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Dating bot going wrong - http://buff.ly/29TqPmU #funny #dating via +CommitStrip
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Pokémon Go players are using hacks, drones and cheating tools to get out of walking - http://buff.ly/2a5V0EL #pokemon #pogo #hacking
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Google is experimenting with new crypto to protect Chrome and the web from quantum computers http://www.theverge.com/2016/7/7/12120280/google-chrome-canary-quantum-computing-encryption-new-hope #ssl #chrome
Google is working on safeguarding Chrome against the potential threat of quantum computers, the company announced today. It's doing so by implementing post-quantum cryptography in an experimental...
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Actually quantum computer is good or not? Is it kind of what?
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Google Found Symantec and Norton Vulnerabilities 'As Bad As It Gets' - http://buff.ly/295LTGV


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Google search spike after results suggests UK people don't know why they #Brexited - http://buff.ly/292unB8 #ironic
The United Kingdom — the country of my birth — has just voted to leave the European Union. The majority of the electorate has chosen to turn its back on the biggest political project in the world,...
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Not really actually. Amongst people who search for EU the second search term was "what is the eu". It's hard to deduce that people didn't know what the EU was unless you look at the actual slumber of searches. And when you see it, you realize it was dwarfed by many other searches.
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  • École Normale Supérieure de Cachan
    PhD in Computer Science, 2005 - 2008
  • École Normale Supérieure
    Master in Computer Science, 2004 - 2005
  • EPITA
    Engneering degree, 2000 - 2004
  • Stanford University
    Postdoctoral Researcher, 2008 - 2011
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Anti-fraud & abuse research lead at Google
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Protect Google users, Fight evil, Help fixing the Internet
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    Anti-abuse research lead, 2012 - present
    Research and develop Google next generation defenses.
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Grenoble France - Palo Alto California USA - Paris France
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High-end Macbook Pro Retina (late 2013, 15″) benchmark
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I was lucky enough to get the new 2013 high-end Macbook Pro Retina (15) yesterday and started wondering about how it compares to the mid-201

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My Cisco Linksys E4200 DD-WRT Settings for Max Speed | Steve Jenkins' Blog
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New Malware Found Exploiting Mac OS X Snow Leopard | threatpost
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A piece of Mac OS X malware that is exploiting a vulnerability in Microsoft Office for Apple from 2009 is infecting machines. Researchers sa

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Gamasutra - Features - 7 Things To Know About HTML5
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Income At Home, Herbalife, and the $8 billion pyramid
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Source Code by Shai Shalev-Shwartz
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Terms and Conditions. The code below is given under the GNU Lesser General Public License. Use on your own risk ! The code was developed on

Apple finally fixes App Store flaw by turning on encryption
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Apple moves to protect its iPhone and iPad customers from Wi-Fi network-based security and privacy attacks by turning on encryption, at leas

Flying the Fraudster Skies — Krebs on Security
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The tickets often are purchased at the last minute and placed under the criminal buyer's real name. The reservations are made using eith

Security vulnerability in NVIDIA's proprietary Linux drivers fixed - The...
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A new version of NVIDIA's proprietary UNIX graphics drivers for Linux, Solaris and FreeBSD fixes a security vulnerability that allowed attac

I am done with the Freemium Business Model
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I am done with the freemium business model. Why I think people who want something for free with never think of paying for it.

WOOT '12 Call for Papers | USENIX
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Overview. Progress in the field of computer security is driven by a symbiotic relationship between our understandings of attack and of defen