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Associated Press
November 27, 2018 - 8:50 am
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Many among the more than 5,000 Central American migrants in Tijuana were urgently exploring their options amid a growing feeling that they had little hope of making successful asylum bids in the United States or of crossing the border illegally. Most were dispirited on Monday...
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(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
September 28, 2018 - 3:25 pm
By MATT O'BRIEN AND MAE ANDERSON NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook reported a major security breach in which 50 million user accounts were accessed by unknown attackers. In a blog post , the company says hackers exploited a bug that affected its "View As" feature, which lets people see what their profiles...
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(Nicolas Lescaut via AP)
July 20, 2018 - 4:02 pm
By ELAINE GANLEY , Associated Press PARIS (AP) — French investigators on Friday detained for questioning one of President Emmanuel Macron's top security aides who was caught on camera beating a protester in May, sparking a major political crisis for the French leader. The presidential Elysee Palace...
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July 18, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Richmond, VA _ Virginia Governor Ralph Northam today announced the launch of the Regional Cyber Security Workshop Series focused on building partnerships with local governments on cyber security. Hosted by the Office of the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security, the workshop series...
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July 02, 2018 - 3:06 pm
By DEB RIECHMANN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hey, did my congressman really say that? Is that really President Donald Trump on that video, or am I being duped? New technology on the internet lets anyone make videos of real people appearing to say things they've never said. Republicans and...
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(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
June 14, 2018 - 1:23 pm
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE , AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is closing a security gap that allowed outsiders to pry personal information from locked iPhones without a password, a change that will thwart law enforcement agencies that have been exploiting the vulnerability to collect...
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(AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
June 12, 2018 - 2:32 pm
By DAVID KOENIG , AP Airlines Writer - U.S. authorities are requiring airlines to give them more notice about certain types of cargo that officials believe may pose a security risk. The new measure took effect Tuesday. Carriers operating planes with commercial cargo now must send certain...
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dreamstime
May 12, 2018 - 2:55 pm
By ADRIAN SAINZ , Associated Press Investigators found evidence of a "malicious intrusion" into a Tennessee county's elections website from a computer in Ukraine during a concerted cyberattack, which likely caused the site to crash just as it was reporting vote totals in this month's primary. Cyber...
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(AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 07, 2018 - 3:54 pm
By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY , Associated Press Eds: Adds names of states that have received the DHS assessment. With AP Photos. With the midterm congressional primaries about to go into full swing, the Department of Homeland Security is playing catch-up in helping to ensure that state election systems...
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(AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 07, 2018 - 1:36 pm
By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY , Associated Press With the midterm congressional primaries about to go into full swing, the Department of Homeland Security is playing catch-up in helping to ensure that state election systems are secure against cybertampering by the Russians or others bent on mischief. The...
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