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Cyber security blighted by bias
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More dangerous than a Russian hacker

A study of cybersecurity professionals indicates that their confirmation bias is probably more likely to sink their computer networks than a Russian hacker.

Hot desking is a good way to kill your company
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The dumbest management fad ever

The management fad of hot-desking is a damn fine way to destroy your company according to Forbes contributor Simon Constable.

Dell PCs ship with DLL hijacking bug
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You will have a fishy on a little dishy, when the bloat comes in

Millions of PCs made by Dell and other OEMs are vulnerable to a flaw stemming from a component in pre-installed SupportAssist software which enables a remote attacker to completely take over affected devices.

Online advertising industry is out of control
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Illegally profiling users

The UK’s data protection regulator has warned that the online behavioural advertising industry is illegally profiling internet users.

Trump will force non-Chinese 5G equipment on US telcos
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How socialist of him

US President Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump is looking to require next-generation 5G cellular equipment used in the United States to be designed and manufactured outside China.