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Best security stories of the week

Recent updates to my Dice Security Community page of worthwhile links, including the past week’s best security stories:

  1. Google Android Vs. Apple iOS: The Mobile App Privacy War
  2. MIT Immersion Project Reveals What NSA’s PRISM Program Knows
  3. Privacy group sues UK government over surveillance programs
  4. 10 Hot Security Startups to Watch
  5. Anatomy of Cryptocat’s pseudorandom number generator
  6. Google Sets New ‘Aggressive’ 7-Day Deadline For Vendors To Reveal Or Fix Zero-Day Bugs Under Attack
  7. Critical TrueType Font Parsing Vulnerabilities Addressed in Patch Tuesday Updates
  8. We interrupt this program to warn the Emergency Alert System is hackable
  9. I am ‘Datarmined’ to secure my Facebook posts
  10. Shooting the messenger

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David Strom is an international authority on network and Internet technologies. He has written extensively on the topic for 20 years for a wide variety of print publications and websites, such as The New York Times, TechTarget.com, PC Week/eWeek, Internet.com, Network World, Infoworld, Computerworld, Small Business Computing, Communications Week, Windows Sources, c|net and news.com, Web Review, Tom's Hardware, EETimes, and many others.

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