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Change your passwords now, says Tumblr to iPhone and iPad users after security screw-up

Users of Tumblr’s iPhone and iPad apps have been exposed to a serious security risk, as it has been discovered that the blogging platform has been astonishingly sloppy with its security.


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Using Yahoo Mail? You should turn on this privacy option as soon as possible

It has taken Yahoo a ridiculously long time, but it is finally rolling out an option that will help protect users’ privacy when accessing their web-based email – HTTPS.


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Ashton Kutcher’s Twitter hacked with pro-SSL graffiti

Could an open WiFi hotspot have allowed Ashton Kutcher’s Twitter account to have been compromised at TED?


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Free open WiFi suspected in Facebook hack of Missouri state representatives

If you’re using free WiFi hotspots to connect to websites like Facebook, you had best be careful.

A number of politicians in Missouri appear to have learnt that lesson the hard way.


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