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WPA2 shown to be vulnerable to key reinstallation attacks
A key reinstallation attack vulnerability in the WPA2 wi-fi protocol has been made public today. Security researcher Mathy Vanhoef has identified what he dubs a “serious weakness” in the wireless protocol. The tl;dr is that an attacker within range of ...
'Sansa Is Finally Marrying a Good Guy': The Best Fan Reactions to Joe Jonas ...
And on Sunday, Sophie Turner — aka lady of the North Sansa Stark — announced she's marrying boyfriend Joe Jonas, sending fans of the HBO fantasy series into an online frenzy. Of course, rocker Jonas, 28, has his own passionate fanbase as a former ...
Strength in numbers: A mountain of #MeToo
Alyssa Milano arrives at the Billboard Music Awards in this 2013 file photo. Thousands of women responded to Milano's call on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2017, to tweet “me too” in order to raise awareness of sexual harassment. (John Shearer / AP Photo) ...
At Least 3 Killed As Historic Storm Ophelia Hits Ireland, Turns UK Skies Red
A woman stands as waves crash against the sea wall at Penzance, southwestern England, as the remnants of Ophelia begin to hit parts of the U.K. and Ireland. Ben Birchall/AP hide caption. toggle caption. Ben Birchall/AP. A woman stands as waves crash ...
The Swift Rise of Sebastian Kurz, Austria's 31-Year-Old New Leader
Whatever their take, few Austrians dispute that at 31, their foreign minister, Sebastian Kurz, has already left an indelible mark on their central European homeland, after an intense campaign for a snap election which he won, setting him on track to ...
Angelina Jolie to Voice Star in 'The One and Only Ivan' (Exclusive)
Angelina Jolie will voice star in The One and Only Ivan, Disney's adaptation of the Newbery Medal-winning book written by Katherine Applegate and illustrated by Patricia Castelao. Jolie adds the role to the one she already has on the project, that of ...
All Is Lost
Herculean task ahead for Perak but keeper Hafizul insists all is not lost
IPOH: There were gloomy faces all around at the Perak Stadium in Ipoh on Sunday. After taking a one-goal lead against Super League champions Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) in the first leg of the Malaysia Cup semi-finals, Perak squandered the advantage to ...
Ku Klux Klan
Students push to change name of street honoring KKK member
University of Oklahoma students are pushing to rename a Norman street honoring a former university professor who was also a grand dragon in the Ku Klux Klan. The Oklahoman reports that the university's student government association passed a resolution ...
Janna and Gragas are outperforming every other champion at Worlds so far—and ...
When Worlds starts up again this Wednesday as Longzhu Gaming takes on Samsung Galaxy, you'll probably already know which champions are going to be picked before the drafts even begin. At support you'll probably see Janna, and in the jungle, Gragas.
US Navy Christens Most Advanced Attack Sub Ever
The new sub has been a “technology demonstrator to prove out advanced technologies,” Naval Sea Systems Command Spokeswoman Colleen O'Rourke told Scout Warrior. “Lessons learned from South Dakota will be incorporated into Block V and later ...
The holding of investment funds managed by OP Fund Management Company Ltd in ...
Asiakastieto Group Plc has on 13 October 2017 received an announcement referred to in Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which the share of ownership of investment funds managed by OP Fund Management Company Ltd in ...
In The Wake Of Harvey Weinstein Scandal, Women Say #MeToo
The news of Harvey Weinstein's expulsion from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences over the weekend is prompting victims to share their own experiences of sexual harassment and assault. The academy ousted the powerful Hollywood producer ...
Kaya Jones claims Pussycat Dolls was "prostitution ring"
Singer Kaya Jones is sparring with Pussycat Dolls founder Robin Antin over Jones' claims that the girl group was a "prostitution ring." Jones tweeted several allegations against the Pussycat Dolls on Friday, saying that she had to "sleep with whoever ...
Joshua vs Takam: Dillian Whyte to face Robert Helenius at Principality Stadium ...
Dillian Whyte can edge closer to a world title fight when he faces Robert Helenius on the Anthony Joshua-Carlos Takam bill, live on Sky Sports Box Office. The Brixton heavyweight battles the towering Helenius for the WBC Silver belt on the same night ...
Tears and joy on Britain's St. Helena as 'world's most useless airport ...
There has been talk of building an airport on St. Helena since the 1930s. The best site – one of the few flat spaces on the notoriously craggy island – was ruled out because of a nearby breeding ground for the wirebird, an endangered species of plover.
Sturm und Drang
The Magic Flute
The original singspiel work is reduced to a mere comic romp, losing the rich qualities that make it such a powerful work. Where is the Sturm und Drang? There is barely a mention of magic, mystery, or things Masonic. Inspector Morse would not be amused.
The history behind iconic Bruce Springsteen photos
Frank Stefanko was working in a South Jersey meatpacking plant when the call came. It was 1978, and Bruce Springsteen had been looking at photos that Stefanko shot of their mutual friend, singer Patti Smith, and figured that the then-unknown lenser ...
Nursing home patient faces drug charges
BOARDMAN — Township police arrested a nursing home patient on a drug charge after a nurse reported finding a bag of opioid pain pills on the patient. Edna Hector, 33, of Youngstown, is charged with drug possession/drug abuse, according to court ...
Review: Vancouver Opera's Turandot is triumphant
Soprano Marianne Fiset, last heard here in Vancouver Opera's 2014 Carmen, sang the role of Liù, an infatuated slave girl, delivering a nuanced and emotionally true performance. Puccini did his singers no favours with his brash, noisy orchestrations (an ...
Lansdown: 'Come back? I've never been away'
He co-founded specialist investment manager Sustainable Technology Investments Guernsey (Stig) with former ProVen Private Equity boss Gordon Power in 2009. This business went on to acquire Earth Capital Partners (ECP), which the pair use as a ...