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German Team Warns of ‘Heartbleed’ Type Flaw in Data Storage Worldwide Again

A German team has revealed that a flaw in the very system of storing data online via mobile applications is leading to 56 million items of unprotected data in products they studied so far with more in store. Whether they are passwords, addresses, door codes, location data, games, social networks, messaging, medical and bank transfer apps — all are vulnerable ...

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Tiger Population Numbers in India flawed, says UK Study

India used a commonly used method to count tigers and other rare wildlife put the accuracy of such surveys in doubt, said a┬áteam of scientists from the University of Oxford, Indian Statistical Institute, and Wildlife Conservation Society. Criticising shortcomings in the ‘index-calibration’ method that yields inaccurate findings, the team said the flawed census should be corrected. It may be noted ...

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