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On Tuesday, a federal judge in Seattle issued a nationwide injunction on DIY gunmaker Cody Wilson’s plans to publish blueprints for 3D-printed guns online.

Implications of 3D printing plastic guns

On Tuesday, a federal judge in Seattle issued a nationwide injunction on DIY gunmaker Cody Wilson’s plans to publish blueprints for 3D-printed guns online.

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Security researchers have announced two bugs in computer chips that make nearly every computer or smartphone on the planet vulnerable to hacking.

Flaws in Intel chips put everything on your devices at risk for hacking

Security researchers have announced two bugs in computer chips that make nearly every computer or smartphone on the planet vulnerable to hacking.

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The dispute pitting law enforcement against cyber security is dividing members of Congress — and veterans of US intelligence.

The FBI Wants Apple to Cast Light on 'The Dark Web'

The dispute pitting law enforcement against cyber security is dividing members of Congress — and veterans of US intelligence.

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