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Max Smolaks
Author: Max Smolaks
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Max 'Beast from the East' Smolaks covers open source, public sector, startups and technology of the future at TechWeekEurope. If you find him looking lost on the streets of London, feed him coffee and sugar.

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The world’s largest package-shipping company says it found malware at 51 retail outlets in the US

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Flag Day 2
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The participants will have to protect networks against a fictional cyber-terrorist group called the Flag Day Associates

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HyperCat wants to link together various connectivity standards for the Internet of Things

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TrustedSec says hackers got into Community Health Systems database through unpatched Juniper equipement

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NRC says it conducts regular security training sessions, but its employees are still tempted by phishing emails

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Does what it says on the tin, thanks to USB OTG

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BlackBerry Technology Solutions will deal with QNX, Certicom, Paratec and Project Ion

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The reconnaissance operation codenamed ‘Hacienda’ supplies the agency with some of the information needed to compromise systems

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The law enforcement is struggling with Facebook and Twitter

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Mandiant suspects the involvement of the Chinese hackers

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