Oracle threat vulnerability affects Facebook, Paypal, F5 and CISCO

A team of researchers, which includes Tripwire VERT’s Craig Young, have revealed that TLS stacks from at least 8 different vendors, including F5, Citrix, and Cisco are vulnerable to a well-known 19-year-old protocol flaw called Oracle Threat known as ROBOT. The research found that some of the most popular webpages on the Internet were affected, including Facebook and Paypal.

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Largest database ever found on Dark Web exposing 1.4 billion users!

Breaking news has revealed that security researchers have discovered a new database on the dark web that contains 1.4 billion user names and password combinations in clear text. While scouring the dark web for stolen, leaked or lost data, researchers at 4iQ found the 41GB file with an interactive, aggregate database dubbed the largest ever found in the dark web to date.

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RECORD BREAKDOWN CALLS AS ICE AND SNOW STRIKE BRITAIN

  13,800 breakdown calls made to breakdown providers by 12:00pm on Monday 11th December

·         49,800 calls made during the previous three days (Friday, Saturday & Sunday)

·         Cold weather set to continue and conditions predicted to worsen

·         Motorists urged to stay safe and avoid driving in freezing weather if possible

As snow and ice strike Britain, Green Flag has revealed record numbers of calls to breakdown providers across the UK on Monday 11th December.

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New Dark Web database with 1.4 billion leaked clear text passwords is a treasure trove

It has been reported that Security researchers have discovered a new database floating around the dark web that contains a whopping 1.4 billion user names and password combinations in clear text. While scouring the dark web for stolen, leaked or lost data, researchers at 4iQ found the 41GB file with an interactive, aggregate database dubbed the largest ever found in the dark web to date.

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Ingalls christens National Security Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757); Metal Shark ready to build new Damen FCS for U.S. market

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Ingalls christens National Security Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757)
December 11, 2017 — Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division has christened the Legend-class National Security Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757) at its Pascagoula, MS, shipyard. The ship is named in honor of John Allen Midgett, who was awarded the Silver Cup by the U.K. Board of Trade in 1918 for the renowned rescue of 42 British sailors aboard the British tanker Mirlo after it was torpedoed by a German U-boat off the coast of North Carolina. He was also awarded the Gold Lifesaving Medal by the U.S. Coast Guard in 1924.

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U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $1 Million to Establish New Aviation and Engineering Research Center in Florida

Embry-Riddle’s Eagle Flight Research Center to Help Create Jobs

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A new project at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, funded by a $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce through its Economic Development Administration (EDA), is expected to create 387 new jobs and spur $1.6 million in private investment.

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“Adieu GRACE-FO!”

German-built gravity research satellites are on the way to the launch site at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California – launch is planned for spring 2018.

Munich/Friedrichshafen, 12/12/2017 – The twin GRACE-FO satellites have now set off on their journey to Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Together with test equipment totalling around 45 tonnes, the gravity research satellites built and developed by Airbus in Friedrichshafen (Germany) were loaded overnight onto an air freighter at Munich airport and flown to the USA this morning. GRACE-FO is a joint project between NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) based in Pasadena, California, and the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) in Potsdam.

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