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SpaceX completes first half of its weekend doubleheader

The company's successes are starting to stack up for the year 2017.

House lawmakers endorse reusable rockets for military purposes

This represents a pretty remarkable turnaround for SpaceX and the feds.

SambaCry is coming

Not long ago, news appeared online of a younger sibling for the sensational vulnerability EternalBlue.

The story was about a new vulnerability for *nix-based systems – EternalRed (aka SambaCry). On May 30th our honeypots captured the first attack to make use of this particular vulnerability, but the payload in this exploit had nothing in common with the Trojan-Crypt that was EternalBlue and WannaCry.

Banking trojan executes when targets hover over link in PowerPoint doc

Novel infection method doesn't require link to be clicked.

So SpaceX is having quite a year

We offer a review of SpaceX's progress toward key goals this year.

The US military is still paying a SpaceX competitor for rocket...

United Launch Alliance gets $27.4 million to upgrade to common avionics.

Blue screen of death saved Windows XP from WannaCry ransomware, say...

Researchers suggest WannaCry attacks against most Windows XP systems failed to install the ransomware payload -- but crashed systems while trying.

SpaceX set to join rare company by re-flying an orbital spacecraft

Only two spacecraft, besides the space shuttle, have flown into orbit more than once.

Next NSA Exploit Payload Could be Much Worse Than WannaCry

Researchers urge Windows admins to apply MS17-010 before the next attack using the EternalBlue NSA exploit deploys a worse payload than WannaCry ransomware.

Watch live: SpaceX attempts to launch tonight, maintain record pace

The 49-minute launch window opens at 7:21 p.m.

ET Monday. No return possible.

WannaCry FAQ: What you need to know today

Friday May 12th marked the start of the dizzying madness that has been ‘WannaCryrsquo;, the largest ransomware infection in history.

Defenders have been running around trying to understand the malwarersquo;s capabilities.
In the process, a lot of wires have gotten crossed and we figured itrsquo;s time to sit down and set the record straight on what we know, what we wish we knew, and what the near future might hold for us going forward.

Ztorg: money for infecting your smartphone

This research started when we discovered an infected Pokeacute;mon GO guide in Google Play. We detected the malware as Trojan.AndroidOS.Ztorg.ad.

After some searching, I found some other similar infected apps that were being distributed from the Google Play Store.

After I started tracking these infected apps, two things struck me – how rapidly they became popular and the comments in the user review sections.