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A "USB Killer" device on Amazon with the "Amazon's Choice" badge.

A former student returned to his college and fried $51,000 worth of computers using a simple device you can easily buy online

"USB killer" devices can be bought on Amazon; one of them even has an "Amazon's Choice" badge.
Nyansa cofounders Dan Kan, Abe Ankumah, and Anand Srinivas

From building satellite software at NASA to leading cloud networking at Cisco, this CEO explains why connected devices are the next ‘revolution&...

Nyansa CEO Abe Ankumah, who previously headed cloud networking at Cisco, explains why Internet of Things is growing so fast and how he's addressing it
Ang Cui, CEO of Red Balloon Security.

This researcher found a way to change what pixels you see on your PC monitor. That hack ended up on ‘Mr. Robot’

Computer security is, for most people, a pretty niche subject but the real exploit ended up being a plot point on Amazon Prime's 'Mr. Robot.'
A cell phone with the Uber transport technology app, with the destination and its cost to the international airport, is seen inside a car with an Uber driver, in Santiago

Uber warns cyber attacks could cripple its business

The ride-hailing giant made its IPO documents public for the first time on Thursday.
President Donald Trump waits for the arrival of Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for talks at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida on April 17, 2018.

A Secret Service agent took a USB drive infected with malware from a Chinese woman who was arrested at Mar-a-Lago and inserted it into his laptop

The agent said the USB drive, which was confiscated from a suspected Chinese spy arrested at Mar-a-Lago, began installing files on his computer.
Former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano

Janet Napolitano on working for Anita Hill, the misery of airport security, and why she just wants ‘the best candidate’ on the 2020 Democr...

The former Homeland Security secretary tells INSIDER about her biggest regrets and why climate change and cybersecurity are her biggest concerns.
Mark Zuckerberg standing on the Great Wall of China in March 2016.

It looks like Facebook is giving up on its years-long effort to bring its social network to China

Facebook has been working to expand business in China, but Mark Zuckerberg's new note on privacy suggests that Facebook won't build data centers there
Alphabet CEO Larry Page

An Alphabet spinout announced its first new cybersecurity product, and competitor Splunk’s stock fell 5%

Splunk's stock dropped 5% after Alphabet's Chronicle, originally spun out of Google's X team, launched a new cybersecurity product called Backstory.
Turning on two-factor authentication in "Fortnite" will net you rewards.

Securing your ‘Fortnite’ account will net you free rewards — here’s what you get for turning on two-factor authentication

Turning on two-factor authentication in "Fortnite" unlocks a free emote for "Battle Royale" and even more freebies for "Save the World."
Illumio CFO Anup Singh

Cybersecurity startup Illumio just raised $65 million and hired its first CFO, as it pushes a new kind of cloud security tech

Illumio's funding will go towards building a more durable business, and maybe pave the way to IPO.