Trump administration gives TikTok 45 days to sell to Microsoft or leave US [Updated]

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Red Hat and CentOS systems aren’t booting due to BootHole patches

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Court documents show how FBI used a leaked copy of the OGUsers forum database, user details from Discord, and data from Coinbase to track down Twitter hackers (Catalin Cimpanu/ZDNet)

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Florida teen charged as “mastermind” in Twitter hack hitting Biden, Bezos, and others

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Profile of ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming, his early decision to make TikTok an international platform, and how TikTok’s fate rests on US-China relations (Michael Schuman/The Atlantic)

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What’s this? A bipartisan plan for AI and national security

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Twitter hackers used “phone spear phishing” in mass account takeover

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Charter’s donations to charities and lawmakers may help it impose data caps

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Rite Aid deployed facial recognition in hundreds of stores, report finds

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Garmin’s four-day service meltdown was caused by ransomware

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