WannaCry paralyzed hospitals. NotPeya crashed banks. But how to know if you’re vulnerable to the stolen National Security Agency exploit that fueled two major cyber attacks and helped bring down computers across the globe?
Thankfully, a new tool has your back.
After the Shadow Brokers hacking group dumped a cache of stolen NSA exploits in April, the cybersecurity community issued dire warnings that things were about to get really, really bad. But then Microsoft quickly chimed in to note that it had already patched the vulnerabilities in question. Read more…
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If your mind tends to stray into the gutter from time to time, this is for you.
A study out of London School of Economic and Political Sciences found that joy in humans peaks at two ages. When Good Morning America tweeted one of those ages in a clip, the majority of folks had just one, immediate thing to say: nice. (Pronounced “NICE,” we are sure.)
The study surveyed 23,000 German adults aged 17-85 and found that on average, people are happiest when they’re 23 and 69 years old.
Obviously, the latter got people’s immaturity roaring. Read more…
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