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Cyberattack on Scottish parliament 'could last days', MSPs warned



News August 16, 2017


MSPs and staff were told some may be locked out of their email accounts after hackers launched a "brute force" cyberattack to crack passwords early on Tuesday.Parliament chief executive Sir Paul Grice said on Wednesday that Holyro...

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Web hosting firm DreamHost fights order to ID anti-Trump protesters



News August 15, 2017


The US Department of Justice (DOJ) wants DreamHost to hand over the 1.3 million IP addresses of everyone who visited the the disruptj20.org website.DreamHost has said that it will fight the warrant because it believes the request ...

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YouTube 'deleted Syrian war crime evidence'



News August 15, 2017


Thousands of videos have been uploaded to YouTube since 2011 giving "rare insight and rare documentation to what is unfolding in Syria", said Elliot Higgins, who founded the investigative network Bellingcat.But Mr Higgins said man...

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Four arrested in India over Game Of Thrones leak



News August 15, 2017


Authorities received a complaint and police have "arrested four individuals for unauthorised publication of the fourth episode from season seven".All four unidentified suspects are or were at one point workers of a Mumbai-based co...

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Last chance to suggest NASA message to Voyager 1



News August 15, 2017


The craft is currently almost 13 billion miles from Earth - making it the most distant human-made object ever.It was launched on 15 September 1977 and in order for a message to be beamed to it in time for the 40th anniversary of t...

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