UPGRADE 1-Chinese guy to serve US prison term in military hacking case

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A Chinese man who pleaded guilty to conspiring to hack into the computer system networks of Boeing and other major U.S. defense specialists, was sentenced on Wednesday to nearly four years in jail, district attorneys stated. Su Bin, 51, was accuseded…

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Healthy Hacks To Upgrade Your Favorite Childhood Meals

In a pinch, it’s only natural to turn to comfort food for a quick, easy meal. Unfortunately, whipping up a bowl of instant ramen doesn’t count as cooking, and eating an entire box of Kraft macaroni and cheese in one sitting won’t do a body good. But there are ways…

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Credit card security upgrade also a chance for fraud

The scammers are striking during the rollout of a new technology to thwart scamming. It all has to do with the new chip-embedded credit cards. Credit card companies have been mailing out credit and debit cards that offer greater security against fraud. The new cards are embedded with a chip…

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How annual upgrade programs could change the game

We’re in the middle of a change in the way that we all buy smartphones that could ultimately have a major impact on the way manufacturers design and build the devices that we use every day, and it all started because T-Mobile wanted to have a buying option for consumers…

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How Often Should You Upgrade Your iPhone? An Experiment

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans I’m a gadget nerd. I love having the latest and greatest phone. But my wife is more frugal—she’d rather run her phone into the ground before upgrading. But is upgrading every three years really more cost effective than upgrading every year?…

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Homeland Security Gives Cyber Crimes Center a Major Upgrade

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans It’s not quite “CSI: Cyber,” but the the United States has its own cyber crimes task force, and its headquarters is getting a major upgrade. The ICE Cyber Crimes Center in Fairfax, Virginia, is getting a 5,000 square-foot forensic laboratory, more…

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