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Friday, 15 May 2015

That GTA V mod you installed might be doing more than you think

That GTA V mod you installed might be doing more than you think

If you're one of the millions playing GTA V on the PC, you might want to read this. It's especially important if you're using mods in your game.

Friday, 17 Apr 2015

Steam testing two-factor Steam Guard authentication via mobile app

Steam testing two-factor Steam Guard authentication via mobile app

Steam is testing its new Steam Guard Mobile Authenticator with a group of Android beta testers. The new mobile authentication method will allow users to receive authentication codes via the Steam mobile app on their smartphone.

Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015

USB Type-C comes with major security risks

USB Type-C comes with major security risks

USB Type-C has been dubbed as the port of the future, but because it is based on the open USB standard, it comes with some serious security problems.

Thursday, 5 Mar 2015

Lenovo to be investigated over using of Superfish software

Lenovo to be investigated over using of Superfish software

Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen's office has just announced that it has launched an investigation into Lenovo's use of Superfish's software in their computers. The U.S. Government recently warned that Superfish's software leaves users vulnerable to cyber attacks.

Thursday, 22 Jan 2015

"123456" and "password" top list as worst passwords

Every year, SplashData releases its list of top 10 worst passwords. And unsurprisingly, "123456" and "password" continue to be popular amongst users.

Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015

The US hacked North Korea first

The US hacked North Korea first

The Sony hacking story takes on yet another spin with a new US revelation.

Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014

North Korea loses connection to the Internet, suspected to be under attack

North Korea loses connection to the Internet, suspected to be under attack

North Korea is not known for its blazing fast Internet connection, but after days of unstable Internet connection, the country appears to have lost all connection to the Internet.

Monday, 22 Dec 2014

Sony hasn't decided on where or how to stream and distribute The Interview

Sony hasn't decided on where or how to stream and distribute The Interview

Sony has indicated that it intends to distribute The Interview, even after it was at the center of a massive hack that left the company crippled and also its latest movies leaked.

Monday, 8 Dec 2014

North Korea denies being responsible for Sony Pictures hack

North Korea denies being responsible for Sony Pictures hack

Despite evidence pointing towards the involvement of North Korea, the country has denied it was responsible for the recent hack on Sony Pictures.

Monday, 1 Dec 2014

Sony's latest movies leaked following hack attack

Sony's latest movies leaked following hack attack

Following last week's hack attack, Sony's latest movies such as Fury and Annie are now being shared online and downloaded by hundreds of thousands of users.

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