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GEN #AI: TOO MUCH SPEND, TOO LITTLE #BENEFIT?


Source: https://www.goldmansachs.com/intelligence/pages/gs-research/gen-ai-too-much-spend-too-little-benefit/report.pdf

AI #technology is exceptionally expensive, and to justify those costs, the technology must be able to solve #complex problems, which it isn’t designed to do.


#news #economy #problem #finance #hardware


Second Factor #SMS: Worse Than Its Reputation


Source: https://www.ccc.de/en/updates/2024/2fa-sms

IdentifyMobile, a provider of 2FA-SMS, shared the sent one-time passwords in real-time on the internet. The #CCC happened to be in the right place at the right time and accessed the data. It was sufficient to guess the subdomain "idmdatastore". Besides SMS content, recipients' phone numbers, sender names, and sometimes other account information were visible.


#news #security #internet #2fa #mobile #cybersecurity #problem #password


#Chrome Lets #Google Websites #Access Your #System #CPU & #GPU Usage


Source: https://origin.80.lv/articles/chrome-lets-google-websites-access-your-system-cpu-gpu-usage/

Recently, software developer #LucaCasonato found out that Chrome gives all Google websites full access to system/tab CPU, GPU, and memory usage as well as detailed processor information and logging backchannel. "This is interesting because it is a clear violation of the idea that #browser vendors should not give preference to their websites over anyone else's," he said on X/Twitter. "Depending on how you interpret the DMA, this additional exposure of information only to Google properties may be considered a #violation of the #DMA."


#news #fail #internet #economy #cybersecurity #problem


#Blast-RADIUS is a #vulnerability that affects the RADIUS #protocol. RADIUS is a very common protocol used for #authentication, #authorization, and accounting (AAA) for networked devices on enterprise and telecommunication networks.


Source: https://www.blastradius.fail/

#cybersecurity #security #network #fail #problem #newd


25+ Years of Daily Show Clips Gone as #Paramount Axes #ComedyCentral Site


Source: https://latenighter.com/news/paramount-axes-comedy-central-website-show-clips-library/

Those hoping to view clips from Comedy Central’s golden age of late-night programming will still find some clips on #YouTube, but nothing near the complete collection that had been available on ComedyCentral.com.


It’s impossible to finance culture with #capitalism :(


#news #politics #economy #history #entertainment #art #culture #humanRights #problem


Pattern of #Brain Damage Is Pervasive in #Navy #SEALs Who Died by #Suicide


source: https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/pattern-of-brain-damage-is-pervasive-in-navy-seals-who-died-by-suicide/

The vast majority of blast exposure for Navy SEALs comes from firing their own #weapons, not from #enemy action. The damage pattern suggested that years of training intended to make SEALs exceptional was leaving some barely able to function.


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At least a dozen Navy SEALs have died by suicide in the past 10 years, either while in the #military or shortly after leaving. A grassroots effort by grieving families delivered eight of their brains to the lab, an investigation by The New York Times has found. And after careful analysis, researchers discovered blast damage in every single one.


#DoD #USA #soldier #weapon #danger #warning #health #news #problem

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#Money laundering is apparently no longer a #crime


Panama papers scandal: 28 acquitted of money laundering charges

source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/panama-papers-scandal-28-acquitted-of-money-laundering-charges/articleshow/111354703.cms

#finance #justice #problem #economy #banksters #news #panama #scandal


‘Most of it was #dead’: scientists discover one of #GreatBarrierReef’s worst #coral #bleaching events


source: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/article/2024/jun/26/most-of-it-was-dead-scientists-discovers-one-of-great-barrier-reefs-worst-coral-bleaching-events

Flying a drone over the same section of reef earlier this month to match the images, Williamson said: “At least 97% of the corals had died over those three months.


#environment #sea #ocean #problem #nature #climate #future #science #Australia #news


Analysis of user #password strength


source: https://securelist.com/passworde-brute-force-time/112984/

Our study of resistance to brute-force attacks found that a large percentage of passwords (59%) can be cracked in under one hour.


#cybersecurity #bruteForce #fail #security #internet #problem #hack #crack #software #login #news


Wars drive number of forcibly displaced people to record high, UN says


source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/un-war-gaza-ukraine-refugees-b2561917.html

The number stood at 117.3 million at the end of 2023 – with the UN’s #refugee agency saying it could reach 120 million in the near future


#news #refugees #humanrights #war #terror #problem


There are things I will never understand. Why do people have to go hungry when supermarkets are bursting at the seams? Why do people believe that refugees could eat us out of food in overfilled supermarkets?


#question #system #politics #humanity #food #consume #supermarket #problem #ethics


Washing machine chime #scandal shows how absurd #YouTube #copyright abuse can get


source: https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2024/05/washing-machine-chime-scandal-shows-how-absurd-youtube-copyright-abuse-can-get/

Albino, who is also a popular Twitch #streamer, complained that his YouTube video playing through Fallout was demonetized because a #Samsung washing machine randomly chimed to signal a laundry cycle had finished while he was #streaming.


#news #economy #problem #fail #internet #music


#Microsoft Chose #Profit Over #Security and Left U.S. #Government Vulnerable to Russian #Hack, #Whistleblower Says 😱


Source: https://www.propublica.org/article/microsoft-solarwinds-golden-saml-data-breach-russian-hackers

#CyberSecurity #Windows #capitalism #economy #software #exploit #hacker #news #problem #Russia #cyberwar