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Did the DSL Modem Attacks in Brazil Change Device Security?

Did the DSL Modem Attacks in Brazil Change Device Security?

From 2011 to 2012, millions of Internet users in Brazil were victims of a massive attack on vulnerable DSL modems. By configuring modems remotely, attackers could redirect users to malicious Domain Name System (DNS) servers. Victims trying to visit popular websites (Google, Facebook) were directed to impostor sites instead. These malicious sites then installed malware …

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Brazil win group despite losing 1-0 to Cameroon at World Cup

Brazil win group despite losing 1-0 to Cameroon at World Cup

LUSAIL, Qatar — (AP) — Vincent Aboubakar’s powerful header was historic for Cameroon and Africa at the World Cup. The stoppage-time goal did not help Cameroon reach the knockout stages despite the team’s 1-0 win over Brazil reserves on Friday. But it handed the five-time champions their first group stage defeat in 24 years and …

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Brazil win group despite losing 1-0 to Cameroon at World Cup

Brazil win group despite losing 1-0 to Cameroon at World Cup

LUSAIL, Qatar — (AP) — Vincent Aboubakar scored two minutes into added time as Cameroon handed Brazil their first World Cup group stage defeat in 24 years on Friday — a result that spelled even allowed the five-time champions to win the group and eliminated the Africans. Aboubakar was sent off with a second yellow …

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