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Google commits to not selling general-purpose facial recognition product

Google commits to not selling general-purpose facial recognition product

Google Thursday said it would not sell facial recognition surveillance products without first addressing the drawbacks and potential abuse of the technology.

Second Google+ bug hastens shutdown

Second Google+ bug hastens shutdown

After a second, newly discovered, bug affected 52.5 million Google+ users, Google has decided to shutter the social network earlier than originally planned.

Flynn's aid in investigations earns leniency plea from Mueller

Flynn's aid in investigations earns leniency plea from Mueller

Special Counsel Robert Mueller recommended Tuesday night that former National Security Adviser Gen. Michael Flynn avoid prison time for lying to the FBI since he has offered "substantial assistance" on a number of ongoing investigations.

Gamaredon, like Fancy Bear and Cozy Bear, steps up cyber-attacks against Ukraine, others

Gamaredon, like Fancy Bear and Cozy Bear, steps up cyber-attacks against Ukraine, others

Russia didn't just ratchet up its aggression toward Ukraine on the high seas last week, it also stepped cyber-attacks against the country and other governments and private entities around the world.

Sotheby's Home hit by Magecart

Sotheby's Home hit by Magecart

Magecart is behind a breach of Sotheby's Home in which an unauthorised third party skimmed customer data from the website.

Manafort reportedly visited Assange three times at Ecuadorian embassy

Manafort reportedly visited Assange three times at Ecuadorian embassy

WikiLeaks and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort denied reports that Manafort met with the site's founder Julian Assange several times after he sought asylum at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.

White House admits Ivanka Trump used private email for government business

White House admits Ivanka Trump used private email for government business

In a violation of US federal rules, the US President's daughter used private email to communicate government business, it has been revealed.

Instagram flaw exposes user passwords

Instagram flaw exposes user passwords

A security flaw in Instagram's recently released "Download Your Data" tool could have exposed some user passwords, the company reportedly told users.

Facebook refutes report it kept Russian activity under wraps

Facebook refutes report it kept Russian activity under wraps

Facebook Thursday rebutted allegations that the company knew early in 2016 about Russian activity on the social media platform and failed to promptly investigate it.

US declines to sign cyber-security pact

US declines to sign cyber-security pact

The US Monday joined Russia, North Korea and China in declining to sign a cyber-security pact supported by 50 countries and aimed at fighting both cyber-warfare and cyber-crime.