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Mike Thornley
Works at Tetrosyl Group.
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Just found an issue with #Windows10 and #XAMPP . If you're interested, it seems world wide web publishing services needs to be stopped in order for Apache to run. You'll need to disable it with the drop down or it will run each time you boot up http://stackoverflow.com/questions/27333203/xampp-couldnt-start-apache-windows-10
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All trading has halted on the New York Stock Exchange, and the NYSE would like everyone to know that it’s the result of an internal technical screwup and not a cyberattack.
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I get the feeling the privacy advocates will have a field day with this but being safe has my vote. You can't have it all ways. 
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Kind of proactive here and ok if they delete the data afterwards as they say they do. 

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First day on the new job. 
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Norse Intelligence Platform. Every second, Norse collects and analyzes live threat intelligence from darknets in hundreds of locations in over 40 countries. The attacks shown are based on a small subset of live flows against the Norse honeypot infrastructure, representing actual worldwide cyber ...
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Over the past several months, many of the world’s most famous scientists and engineers — including Stephen Hawking — have said that one of the biggest threats to humanity is an artificial superintelligence. But Linus Torvalds, the irascible creator of open source operating system Linux, says their fears are idiotic.
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Well, it's really over now. Stephen Elop and Jo Harlow were the last surviving members of Nokia's leadership team to retain prominent positions following the Microsoft takeover, but today they've...
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Apple's OSX Keychain iCloud Token snooping vulnerability allows an attacker access to a victim's iCloud token and thus their iCloud data. Still requires a malicious application to be installed locally on the victim's machine though, as always, mind the software you download and the links / emails you visit / open.

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Linking your mobile devices to a tracking service is a very good idea in case they get lost or stolen. But actually using tracking services to go find your device is not always [...]
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Samsung Galaxy users are at risk of being spied on by hackers through their phones cameras. A security flaw means they could also listen to them through the phone's microphone and read all their texts. It is thought up to half a billion phone users could be affected worldwide, including owners of the newest Samsung Galaxy S6 handsets. The flaw was revealed by security expert Ryan Welton at a conference in London. A spokesman for Samsung s...
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Manchester Software Developer.
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  • Certified Internet Webmaster
    Web Development, 2007 - 2012
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HTML5, CSS, XML JavaScript, OOPHP5 and MySQL.
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  • Tetrosyl Group.
    Software Developer, 2015 - present
  • Cardinal Maritime
    Junior PHP Developer, 2014 - 2015
    Writing of scripts (mainly PHP, JavaScript, SQL and XML) mostly for the company in-house CRM software, with some client facing builds.
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