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A week in security (Jun 05 – Jun 11)

Last week, we interviewed our very own Pieter Arntz to get to know him a little better. We also touched on the importance of HTTPS and focused on a new social engineering scheme that triggers on mouse movement. We also took a deeper look at LatentBot, a Trojan that is being distributed by the RIG exploit kit; profiled Fireball, a browser hijacker that is capable of downloading and executing other malware, advised blog readers to stop...

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Developer Ports the Pixel Launcher with the Google Now Panel for Unrooted Devices

A while back, Google moved from developing the Google Now Launcher (previously known as the Google Experience Launcher) and started to work on the new Pixel Launcher for their smartphones and tablets. It made sense for Google to discontinue the Google Now Launcher, but it certainly didn’t make a lot of people happy. With the Pixel Launcher being exclusive to the Google Pixel, Pixel XL and the Pixel C, it left people looking for...

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edX: Introduction to Data Analytics for Managers Review

DS120x Introduction to Data Analytics for Managers is a 6 week primer on data analytics offered by the University of Michigan geared toward business people and managers who many not have a background in statistics or programming. The course has no prerequisites so it doesn't go into great technical depth, but it doesn't eschew details entirely either, so you should be ready to encounter some math and the principles of SQL. You'll also...