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Young Hackers Don't Do It For Money

Young Hackers Don't Do It For Money

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Posted on May 16, 2017 by ORC Editor

According to a recent study, young hackers are not motivated by money, but rather break into systems to impress their friends. The National Crime Agency interviewed 12- to 17-year-olds who had...
How YouTube handles Hate Speech

How YouTube handles Hate Speech

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Posted on May 16, 2017 by ORC Editor

Google has been heavily criticized over failure to do more to tackle online hate recently. This is why the company launched a series of workshops for teenagers on how to tackle both hate speech...
Google Loses Russian Court Case

Google Loses Russian Court Case

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Posted on May 16, 2017 by ORC Editor

A 2-year battle with Russian authorities has been settled by Google for $7.8m, and the company will also have to open up Android to rival search engines and apps in the country. This is a new...
Facebook Blocks Fake Accounts

Facebook Blocks Fake Accounts

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Posted on May 16, 2017 by ORC Editor

The social network has got rid of tens of thousands of fake accounts in its attempt to dismantle a sophisticated global spam operation. Facebook confirmed that it had been working to disrupt a...
Phishing Attack on Google Docs

Phishing Attack on Google Docs

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Posted on May 16, 2017 by ORC Editor

A sophisticated phishing or malware attack at Google Docs users is now widespread: users receive emails inviting them to edit a Google Doc, with a subject line stating a contact “has shared a...
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