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Artificial Intelligence startup may have cracked CAPTCHA

A California-based artificial intelligence startup claims to have written software that cracks CAPTCHA images with 90% accuracy.

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Buffer encrypts access tokens after spammer hack

Buffer, a service for scheduling social media posts, said Sunday it has strengthened its security after spammers gained access to its network.

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Brits may consult convicted cybercrooks for tech defense

Convicted computer hackers could be recruited to join the government's new Joint Cyber Reserve, the unit's chief has said.

Court confiscates computer for owner's claim of hacking

In a rare move, a federal court in Idaho ordered a software developer's computer seized and its contents copied without prior notice because the developer described himself as a 'hacker' on his website.

Salesforce.com to hold mobile app 'hackathon' with $1 million prize

The cloud software vendor's “hackathon,” will present $1 million to the developer or team who creates the top prize-winning mobile app with Salesforce.com technology.