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Fragmentation leaves Android phones vulnerable to hackers

In late October, researchers at North Carolina State University alerted Google to a security flaw that could let scam artists send phony text messages to Android phones — a practice called…
PUBLISHED: Feb. 6, 2013
LENGTH: 1 minutes (490 words)

David Finkel’s ‘Genius Award’: Read his stories

It was easy for the Washington Post to cover the 2012 MacArthur Fellow “genius awards:” one of them was in our newsroom. On Monday, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Finkel, 56,…
PUBLISHED: Oct. 2, 2012
LENGTH: 1 minutes (320 words)

What makes a perfect spy tick?

“You are a perfect spy. All you need is a cause.” — “A Perfect Spy,” John le CarreOn a rainy day in the spring of 1967, I shuffled into a classroom at the U.S. Army…
AUTHOR:Jeff Stein
PUBLISHED: Feb. 9, 2012
LENGTH: 2 minutes (562 words)