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Trump clashes with Pelosi, Schumer about border wall funding as government shutdown looms - USA TODAY
Cyber executive wants FTC to demand security flaw explanations Axios
At a Federal Trade Commission hearing on Wednesday, Malcolm Harkins, chief security and trust officer at Cylance, will pitch his pet idea: The government ...
Afghanistan: Suicide bomber targets security convoy in Kabul Al Jazeera English
At least 12 killed, six wounded in a Taliban ambush that hit a convoy of security personnel in Kabul.
DTCC Security Chief Cites Blockchain As Systemic Risk Forbes
The Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation today identified blockchain as a potential threat to global financial infrastructures, in its annual Systemic Risk ...
Deaths at Airbnb rentals put spotlight on safety and security USA TODAY
In recent weeks, a couple of deaths have raised questions about the safety of Airbnb rentals.
Spanish government warns of security takeover in Catalonia Fox News
Spain's central government is threatening to deploy national police to ensure security in Catalonia if regional authorities fail to stop the recent disruptions by ...
Marriott Hotels: Series Of Data Breaches Reveals Lack Of Security Awareness Forbes
To combat large scale data breaches enterprises must adopt a cybersecurity culture, encouraging companywide skills development and awareness.
Top U.S. border official defends use of tear gas, says walls are ‘important tool’ - The Washington Post
Top U.S. border official defends use of tear gas, says walls are ‘important tool’ The Washington Post
U.S. Customs and Border Protection commissioner Kevin McAleenan told senators Tuesday that his agents' use of tear gas last month to stop a mass illegal ...
Symantec, Fortinet Form Expansive Partnership Around Cloud Security CRN
Fortinet's Next-Generation Firewall will be integrated into Symantec's cloud-delivered Web Security *Service* in the first half of 2019 to provide comprehensive ...
Security Guard Charged With Pointing Gun At Student In Dolton CBS Chicago
CHICAGO (CBS) — A school security guard is facing criminal charges, after allegedly grabbing a high school student by the neck, pointing a gun at him, and ...
Stock Selloff Worsens as Trump, Democratic Leaders Fight Over Border Security TheStreet.com
Stocks are mixed Tuesday as Donald Trump and top Democratic leaders clash over border security....DSW.
Williamson County sheriff named as Tennessee homeland security commissioner The Tennessean
Gov.-elect Bill Lee has selected another Williamson County resident for his cabinet.
Geoeconomics: the U.S. Strategy of Technological Protection and Economic Security Lawfare
This is the fourth post in a series. Read the first three parts here, here and here. In three previous posts, we have looked at the emerging Geoeconomic World ...
Super Micro says external security audit found no evidence of backdoor chips ZDNet
Super Micro sends a letter to customers with the results of a third-party security audit.
Allied Security Guards Plead Guilty to Beating at Denver's Union Station Westword
Two private security guards involved in beating up an RTD customer inside a bathroom at Union Station during the early-morning hours of April 20 this year ...
Security Camera Catches Would-Be Thief In The Act KELOLAND TV
Home security cameras catch a would-be thief in the act and now police are reminding homeowners to lock their doors.
Equifax breach was ‘entirely preventable’ had it used basic security measures, says House report - TechCrunch
Equifax breach was ‘entirely preventable’ had it used basic security measures, says House report TechCrunch
A House Oversight Committee report out Monday has concluded that Equifax's security practices and policies were sub-par and its systems were old and ...
The Importance Of Consistent Network Security Performance Test Standards Forbes
NetSecOPEN is a new organization of industry players focused on developing open, transparent testing standards and methodologies to ensure consistent ...
5 cloud security trends to watch in 2019 TechRepublic
The majority of enterprises have moved critical workloads to the cloud, with providers like Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud ...
5 smart home security gifts that provide some peace of mind Popular Science
All too often, we buy gifts that aren't valued beyond the festive season. If you're looking for something more meaningful, check out these home security gifts at the ...
Google announces new security flaw, closes social network early NBCNews.com
Google is shutting down its beleaguered social network sooner than expected in the wake of a new security issue that affected 52.5 million users. Google Plus ...
Charges filed against school security guard who allegedly pulled gun on student: police - Chicago Tribune
Charges filed against school security guard who allegedly pulled gun on student: police Chicago Tribune
A school security guard who allegedly threatened to kill a Dolton high school student and put a gun to the student's chest in the Academy for Learning parking lot ...
Watch Trump's heated meeting over border security with Democratic leaders CNBC
President Trump and Vice President Pence have a contentious meeting with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer over border security in the Oval Office.
Four Steps to Fix the Security Clearance Backlog Defense One
Congress will get an update on the security clearance backlog this week, but if you can't tune in, here's the bottom line up front: the government has taken steps, ...
Australia Becomes First Western Nation to Ban Secure Encryption ExtremeTech
Australia is now the first Western nation to ban security, following a decision by its parliament to pass a bill forcing companies to hand over encrypted data to ...
Facebook Boosts Security Measures Ahead of India Election Zacks.com
Facebook (FB) is working with Election Commission of India ahead of assembly election and 2019 general election to strengthen transparency and security on ...
Hacker talks to Arizona man through the Nest security camera in his home USA TODAY
The man said he wants to warn others that these devices aren't as secure as you may think.
Taiwan Is Extending Its Ban on Huawei Network Equipment TIME
Taiwan is reinforcing its five-year-old ban on network equipment produced by Chinese companies Huawei Technologies and ZTE Corp.
How Google Is Improving Kubernetes Container Security eWeek
Google is doing more than just taking the upstream open-source Kubernetes project to enable its Google Kubernetes Engine *service*.
Homeland Security Division: Assault at Colman Dock Monroe Monitor
Seattle – On December 10, 2018 at approximately 12:15 AM Washington State Patrol Vessel and Terminal Security Troopers responded to an assault of a ...
Google Plus shutdown date gets moved up after new security breach CBS News
Google can't close down its troubled Google Plus social network soon enough. Two months after saying it would shutter its faltering network after a security glitch ...
How to Secure Windows 10 by Disabling Its Password Recovery Questions Lifehacker
Password-recovery questions have been a part of Windows 10 for more than a year now, but you'll never know they exist if you sign into your operating system ...
Security expert weighs in on traffic stop altercation WAVE 3
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - An altercation Sunday afternoon between Louisville Metro Police officers and a suspect in the parking lot of a Kroger store is causing ...
Daniels on campus security: 'We have an opportunity to get it right' The Hub at Johns Hopkins
On Nov. 26, Johns Hopkins University hosted the fourth event in a series of ongoing public discussions about how best to address crime on and around its ...
Jared Leto calls out show security for being "too agressive" Alternative Press
Jared Leto won't stand for security being too rough with fans. The Thirty Seconds to Mars frontman stopped a recent show to call out some crew members.
Huawei's CFO offers to hire security if she's granted bail Quartz
Under the proposal, Meng Wanzhou's husband would act as her "jailer," and a private security team she'd pay for would watch over her.
Why Economic Security Is National Security RealClearPolitics
Ronald Reagan understood it is only from strength that we may find a true peace. To Reagan, such strength was focused on military strength – an overwhelming ...
EU agrees new cyber security policy after Wannacry 'wake up call' The Telegraph
European Union negotiators have agreed on a cyber security act to defend against large-scale data breaches after the "wake up call" from Wannacry and ...
Third Arrest For Yet Another Ryle HS Threat; Extra Security At School Tuesday Eagle 99.3 FM WSCH
Three male juveniles have been arrested for three separate threats made in less than a day.
Kendrex White heads to max security hospital after insanity verdict KXAN.com
Kendrex White will be sent to a maximum security forensic hospital after a judge found him "not guilty by reason of insanity" in a deadly stabbing spree on the ...
Redskins' final three games more about job security than playoffs - NFL Nation- ESPN ESPN
Washington's final three games were supposed to be about a playoff push, but instead they're about survival, from the locker room to the front office.
'Alarming' lack of cyber security skills in the NHS raises hacking fears The Telegraph
A quarter of NHS trusts in England and Wales have failed to give staff specialist cyber security training, despite the devastating Wannacry cyber attack that ...
Feds make national security arrest in Ohio NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com
Federal officials from the Northwest Ohio Joint Terrorism Task Force and the FBI are holding a press conference Monday to announce a recent arrest made ...
Quora Hacked, Moscow Ransomware, and More Security News This Week WIRED
China accusations, Eastern European bank heists, and more of the week's top security news.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ December 2018 security patch begins rolling out 9to5Google
The Samsung Galaxy S9+ is getting the latest December 2018 security patch, which is rolling out currently to Nordic Galaxy users according to SamMobile.
Walgreens Releases Statement On Unarmed 21-Year-Old Killed By Their Security Guard News One
Jonathan Hart was a 21-year-old Black gay man who was homeless in the Los Angeles area. On December 4, he was reportedly shot and killed in the back by a ...
Nipsey Hussle Involved in Massive Brawl Where Security Pulled Taser Gun TMZ
Nipsey Hussle and his crew got involved in a crazy brawl outside nightclub.
Massive botnet chews through 20,000 WordPress sites Naked Security
WordPress users are facing another security worry following the discovery of a massive botnet. Attackers have infected 20,000 WordPress sites by brute-forcing ...
How do USB security keys work and should I get one? KTAR.com
Your online assets have long been one of the major targets of hackers and the only thing keeping them out of your accounts is your passwords.
FedEx driver charged with stealing security camera from Caledonia home Madison.com
James J. Placencia, 19, has been charged with misdemeanor theft and criminal damage to property, which is also a misdemeanor.
Watch: Jared Leto Stops Show to Call Out Aggressive Security Loudwire
At Thirty Seconds to Mars' Dec. 6 show in Sacramento, California, frontman Jared Leto stopped the show mid-song to call out security guards whom he felt were ...
Huawei reportedly pledges $2 billion to satisfy British security agency's demands CNBC
Chinese tech giant Huawei has pledged $2 billion in an effort to alleviate a British security agency's concerns over its equipment and software, according to ...
No new school security tax talks WCPO Cincinnati
In the wake of last month's defeat of Butler County's first school security tax, local district officials say they will seek other funding in 2019 to make their schools ...
2 Ross Bridge security guards hurt during Hoover mall shooting protests; criminal charges possible - AL.com
2 Ross Bridge security guards hurt during Hoover mall shooting protests; criminal charges possible AL.com
Protests at a Hoover resort Thursday night left two security guards injured, the first reported injuries during two weeks of unrest over the officer-involved shooting ...
To prevent goat-napping, Navy ups security around mascots to protect against Army bandits - The Washington Post
To prevent goat-napping, Navy ups security around mascots to protect against Army bandits The Washington Post
Bill the Goat, the Naval Academy's live mascot, lives on a top-secret farm with other retired or training mascots. A team of midshipmen gussies him up on football ...
NFL Security Chief Cathy Lanier Addresses Assault Cases, Says League Has Improved NBC4 Washington
Cathy Lanier, former D.C. police chief and current head of security for the NFL, has responded to criticism against the league's handling of players accused of ...
Holiday Travel: People Caught With Guns at Airport Security Lines NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Christmas is a little more than two weeks away, and if you are flying out of town, by sure to double check your bags before heading to the airport.
In the New Fight for Online Privacy and Security, Australia Falls: What Happens Next? EFF
With indecent speed, and after the barest nod to debate, the Australian Parliament has now passed the Assistance and Access Act, unopposed and unamended.
Security guard detained, body found in Costa Rica is missing Florida woman Carla Stefaniak - ABC Action News
Security guard detained, body found in Costa Rica is missing Florida woman Carla Stefaniak ABC Action News
A 32-year-old security guard has been detained in Costa Rica after a body was found in on the Airbnb property where missing Florida woman, Carla Stefaniak, ...
Security added at Cleburne Christmas parade after church protest FOX 4 News
Cleburne City leaders added security for the Sunday night Christmas parade after a small protest outside a church Saturday.
Ukraine is ‘constant problem to European Security’ – Greek alternate foreign minister RT
Kiev's belligerent policies pose a “constant” security threat to Europe, Greece's alternate foreign minister said, adding that the last thing Europe needs is another ...
Security Line Shut Down at LGA for 40 Minutes: TSA NBC New York
The security line at LaGuardia's Terminal B was shut down for 40 minutes on Saturday while the TSA searched for a passenger whose bag needed to be ...
What it's like to be a museum security guard. Slate
On this episode of Working, we talk with MoMA security supervisor Chet Gold.
Nellis puts security forces who allowed gate breach on desk duty AirForceTimes.com
The security forces personnel who wrongly allowed a possible kidnapper and his alleged victim past the main gate of Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada early ...
BT announce contract with IXOM for security and networking services Information Age
New BT SD-WAN and cyber security services will help leading chemicals manufacturer and distributor IXOM drive its digital transformation.
LCCC to implement additional security measures | Lorain County The Morning Journal
Lorain County Community College, 1005 Abbe Road in Elyria, is preparing to buff up its security. The college's board approved Dec. 6 to move forward with the ...
Trump administration to condemn China over hacking and economic espionage, escalating tensions between superpowers - The Washington Post
Trump administration to condemn China over hacking and economic espionage, escalating tensions between superpowers The Washington Post
The Trump administration is preparing a series of actions this week to call out Beijing for what it says are China's continued efforts to steal America's trade ...
US Security and Russia: Choices and Consequences The National Interest Online
America's current strategy toward Russia, simply put, is not working; instead, it's tying our hands.
The 6 reasons why Huawei gives the US and its allies security nightmares MIT Technology Review
The biggest fear is that China could exploit the telecom giant's gear to wreak havoc in a crisis.
Prisoner's death exposes security flaws; settlement deal in works with state KSTP
A federal judge in St. Paul listened Friday to how a $300000 settlement would be disbursed from the Minnesota Department of Corrections to the family of an ...
10 cyber security trends to look out for in 2019 Information Age
What cyber security trends and issues can the world expect in 2019: more stringent regulation, creations of new roles? Read on...
Ring, ring: Getting a new home security system? You might need to check with your city - Omaha World-Herald
Ring, ring: Getting a new home security system? You might need to check with your city Omaha World-Herald
Most DIY systems don't require registration with the city — unless you add on a monitoring *service*.
Goodale to ’examine’ transfer of Rafferty to medium-security prison National Post
OTTAWA — Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says he will examine the transfer of Victoria Stafford's murderer Michael Rafferty from a maximum-security ...
Trump praises former national security aide who walked out rather than work with John Bolton - Daily Mail
Trump praises former national security aide who walked out rather than work with John Bolton Daily Mail
President Donald Trump praised former national security aide Michael Anton, who left the White House when Trump installed hard-charging John Bolton as his ...
Marion schools want to establish security force Ocala
"This a plan for the elementary schools only," Safe Schools Coordinator Dennis McFatten said. "We want to provide the same level, if not more, to these schools."
Op-ed | Expanding space security options through gender perspectives SpaceNews
This op-ed originally appeared in the Dec. 3, 2018 issue of SpaceNews magazine. U.S. President Donald Trump's recent announcement of a Space Force to ...
Revealed: Marriott's 500 Million Hack Came After A String Of Security Breaches Forbes
On Friday, hospitality giant Marriott revealed a massive hack led to the theft of personal data of a whopping 500 million customers of its Starwood hotels.
High school security guard's arrest shocks parents, students WPLG Local 10
A school security guard was arrested Wednesday after police said he got physical with a student at Miami Norland Senior High School in Miami Gardens.
A Major National Security Shakeup: Nauert In—and Kelly Out? The National Interest Online
The Trump administration is heading for its second major national security shuffle of the year.
Dolton high school security guard threatened to kill student, held gun to his chest: police report - Chicago Tribune
Dolton high school security guard threatened to kill student, held gun to his chest: police report Chicago Tribune
A Dolton high school security guard allegedly threatened to kill a student and put a gun to the student's chest in the school parking lot last week, police said.
How Internet Savvy are Your Leaders? Krebs on Security
Back in April 2015, I tweeted about receiving a letter via snail mail suggesting the search engine rankings for a domain registered in my name would suffer if I ...
Pelosi: Pass Other Spending Bills But Punt Homeland Security Funding Roll Call
Updated 1:36 a.m. | House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, suggesting she doesn't see a resolution to the partisan impasse over border wall funding, said ...
New attack could make website security captchas obsolete Science Daily
Researchers have created new artificial intelligence that could spell the end for one of the most widely used website security systems. The new algorithm, based ...
Is Your Holiday Gift Spying On You? A Guide Rates The Security Of Smart Devices NPR
Before you start making that wish list, you might want to check another list: The Mozilla Foundation made a "Privacy Not Included" guide to help shoppers be ...
Why, in 2018, is Microsoft adding security questions to Windows 10? Ars Technica
Attackers with admin control can abuse the feature to create a persistent backdoor.
Security footage shows woman in wheelchair was not abandoned at O’Hare Airport Washington Post
Footage from security cameras at O'Hare International Airport show the woman whose family claimed she was left stranded in her wheelchair for hours after her ...
The Sunflower drone security system for your home DroneDJ
Former Evernote executive and Sunflower Labs CEO Alex Pachikov showcases the Sunflower drone security system at his own house in San Carlos, California.
The Latest Trends in Home Security The New York Times
New technology lets you use your cellphone to buzz people into your building or turn off the stove. You can even get a robot to patrol your apartment complex.
Man claims hacker talked to him through his Nest security camera Digital Trends
Smart home security cameras are supposed to keep you secure. So what happens when one gets hacked? An Arizona man claims a white hat hacker was able ...
Khashoggi Friend Accuses Cyber Security Firm Of Helping Saudis Spy On Their Messages NPR
A Saudi dissident based in Montreal, Canada, filed a lawsuit this week against the NSO Group, an Israeli cyber security firm. The suit alleges the Saudi ...
Nightclub security boss Modack to be allowed back into Cape Town clubs, restaurants News24
Cape Town nightclub security boss Nafiz Modack has succeeded in having his bail conditions amended to allow him to visit most restaurants and nightclubs in ...
Jefferson Parish ‘critical infrastructure’ needs better security, inspector general says NOLA.com
A new security report from the Jefferson Parish inspector general's finds that 120 former Water Department employees still had swipe cards to access the the ...
Defence contractor numbers explode, 31,925 given security clearances The Sydney Morning Herald
Almost 32,000 non-public *service* employees were given government security clearances by the Defence department in the past two years, pointing to an ...
What are private security companies doing in Afghanistan? BBC News
The Taliban has said it carried out an attack in Afghanistan on the base of the British security firm G4S. A British man was among five employees killed when ...
Mock Chinese attacks test security tools Axios
The not-for-profit lab MITRE released its first security product evaluations last week.
Privacy, security fears about ID cards? UK.gov's digital bod has one simple solution: 'Get over it' - The Register
Privacy, security fears about ID cards? UK.gov's digital bod has one simple solution: 'Get over it' The Register
Digital minister Margot James reckons Brits need to "get over" their concerns about privacy and cyber security and let the government assign them with ID cards.
Warner blames White House for election security bill not passing Congress | TheHill The Hill
Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) on Friday said the White House prevented a bipartisan election security bill from passing Congress this year.
Labor vows to dump visa outsourcing plan, calling it a national security risk The Guardian
Labor vows to dump plan if it wins government as Department of Home Affairs releases formal tender documents.
Tulalip casino security guard charged with on-duty sex crime The Daily Herald
TULALIP — A security guard at Tulalip Resort Casino pleaded not guilty this week to sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman in her hotel room while he was ...
Mueller's Roadmap: Major Takeaways from Cohen and Manafort Filings Just Security
Federal prosecutors in the Southern District of New York (SDNY) and from the Office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller filed significant documents in.
Protection for Your PC - Painless and Free!
Viruses, Bugs, Worms, Dataminers, Spybots, and Trojan horses. The Internet is a veritable minefield of things that can invade your PC and affect it's Security and Performance.
Information Security for E-businessmen: Just a Couple of Ideas
If you constantly deal with bank or electronic accounts, it must be your worst nightmare--to wake up and learn that you are a bankrupt. Some crook stole your personal data and all the money you have been sweating blood for years has flown to somebody else's account. Almost everybody must have heard that such a tradegy is called identity theft and millions of people in the USA alone suffer the same every year. Poor consolation for its victims, isn't it?
Make Money Online - Latest Scam Disclosed
Before we start, I want to make it clear that this article is about scammers that affect people who make money online by selling digital products, like e-books, software, etc. and have a refund policy, because we have a rather long way until the end and, if you are selling physical product or you money online through affiliate programs that don't involve a refund policy it's probably just a waste of time.
How To Cover Your Tracks On The Internet
Every single time you access a website, you leave tracks. Tracks that others can access. If you don't like the idea, find out what software can help you cover them.
How To Prevent Spyware Attacking Your Computer
Spyware is software or hardware installed on a computer without a user's knowledge. It gathers information and reports it back to its source. It ties up bandwidth, slows down CPU speed and generally is a nuisance.
Personal Firewalls for Home Users
What is a Firewall?
All About Computer Viruses
Your computer is as slow as molasses. Your mouse freezes every 15 minutes, and that Microsoft Word program just won't seem to open.
Click Here To Defeat Evil
Microsoft routinely releases new security updates, many of which are given it's highest severity rating "critical". Here's a typical announcement:
Just Whos Computer is this Anyway?
Well, this is an article I never thought I would have to write. Computer ownership was just not something I thought people would get confused over but, after overhearing a number of conversations last week from my co-workers, I realized that quite a few people just don't know how cut and dry this topic is.
Secrets On Security: A Gentle Introduction To Cryptography
Let us take the example of scrambling an egg. First, crack the shell, pour the contents into a bowl and beat the contents vigorously until you achieved the needed result - well, a scrambled egg. This action of mixing the molecules of the egg is encryption. Since the molecules are mixed-up, we say the egg has achieved a higher state of entropy (state of randomness). To return the scrambled egg to its original form (including uncracking the shell) is decryption. Impossible?
Do You Know What your Kids Are Doing Online?
It's a sad statistic, but hundreds of unsuspecting kids are lured away from home every year by strangers they meet in online chat rooms.
Identity Theft -- 10 Simple Ways to Protect Your Good Name!
Identity Theft is one of the most serious problems facing Internet users. Identity Theft is exactly as the name states -- someone steals your Identity and commits fraud in your name. It can result in untold financial and legal problems that may literally ruin your peace of mind and/or your life. Someone gaining control of your most personal details can reck havoc and result in dire consequences for you and your family.
Phishing: An Interesting Twist On A Common Scam
After Two Security Assessments I Must Be Secure, Right? --------------------------------------- Imagine you are the CIO of a national financial institution and you've recently deployed a state of the art online transaction service for your customers. To make sure your company's network perimeter is secure, you executed two external security assessments and penetration tests. When the final report came in, your company was given a clean bill of health. At first, you felt relieved, and confident in your security measures. Shortly thereafter, your relief turned to concern. "Is it really possible that we are completely secure?" Given you're skepticism, you decide to get one more opinion.
Watching the Watchers: Detection and Removal of Spyware
If spyware were a person and he set himself up in your house, you are likely going to do one of two things. You'll kick him out yourself or you'll call someone (such as the police) to do it for you.
Why you Must Secure your Digital Product and Thank You Web Page
A couple of years back, I paid my dues the 'hard way'.
Recently I have received email from my bank/credit Card Company, eBay & pay pal saying that my account has possibly been compromised and I need to confirm my details and password in order to get continued access.
How to Know Whether an Email is a Fake or Not
A few nights ago I received an email from "2CO" asking me to update my personal data. The sender did not forget to insert a link to log in, too.
Phishing: A Scary Way of Life
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has identified "phishing" as the "hottest and most troubling new scam on the Internet."
How to Protect Yourself from Viruses, Spyware, Adware, and Other Nuisances
Spyware/adware is a new major concern for PC users everywhere. Infecting your computer silently (usually installed with programs that seem harmless), spyware and adware can collect personal information about you, as well as cause pop up ads to come up all of the time, changing your browsers home page, sometimes even completely disabling your computer's usability.
If You Steal It, They May Come!
Business on the internet is getting down right shameless. This week, my email box was literally filled with hype, overly inflated promises, phish mail, scams, ezines I did not order, and about 14 viagra gimmicks. This makes you wonder what your going to get if you click in the wrong place. What's worse is you may get the same thing several times from different people.
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