Saturday, October 1, 2022

All posts tagged "security"

  • Syria Truce Hopes Dim as Russia is Skeptical, Fighting Rages

    MUNICH – Hopes of securing a temporary truce in Syria within a week dimmed Saturday as Syrian government forces tightened the noose around rebel-held parts of Aleppo and Russia’s foreign minister put the chances of a quick...

    • Posted February 13, 2016
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  • Something New to Worry About: Connected Toy Security

    NEW YORK – Your smartphone or tablet is most likely pretty secure – not perfect, maybe, but generally unlikely to be hacked or to store, say, your email where other people could read it. The same can’t...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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  • Uneasy Times: What to Look Out for at Davos this Year

    LONDON – Extremist attacks, plunging markets, and the break-neck pace of technological innovation. The world is beset by uncertainties as 2,500 business executives, political leaders and activists gather in the Swiss Alpine town of Davos this week....

    • Posted January 17, 2016
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  • New Credit Law Allows Consumers to Request Information Freeze

    SAN JUAN – A new law will allow consumers to request credit bureaus to stop providing their credit information to third parties. Act 236-2015, or the “Credit Freeze for Security Reasons Act,” authored by Sen. Ramón Luis...

    • Posted January 12, 2016
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  • Cuba to Attend Security Conference with US for First Time

    MIAMI – A U.S. military official says Cuba will attend an annual Caribbean security conference for the first time in another sign of normal relations between the long-hostile nations. Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly says Cuba...

    • Posted January 12, 2016
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  • Feds: Non-Jeep Car Radios aren’t Vulnerable to Hacking

    DETROIT – U.S. safety regulators have determined that only Fiat Chrysler radios have a security flaw that allowed friendly hackers to take control of a Jeep last year. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said in documents...

    • Posted January 9, 2016
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  • Old Driver’s License? You can Still Fly for 2 More Years

    NEW YORK – Fliers who don’t have the latest driver’s licenses will have a two-year reprieve before their IDs are rejected at airport security checkpoints. Many travelers had been worried that the Transportation Security Administration would penalize...

    • Posted January 8, 2016
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  • Allies Follow Saudis in Cutting Ties with Iran amid Tensions

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Allies of Saudi Arabia followed the kingdom’s lead Monday and scaled back diplomatic ties to Iran after the ransacking of Saudi diplomatic missions in the Islamic Republic, violence sparked by the...

    • Posted January 4, 2016
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