- News tagged "security"
Sunday, 8 May 2016
In what is one of the biggest data breaches in history, millions of Gmail, Hotmail and Yahoo Mail accounts have been compromised with usernames and passwords currently being sold in the Russian criminal underworld. Yep, you should probably change your password.
Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016
Google just released its Android Security Annual report where it highlights several measures to protect users from security threats.
Friday, 15 Apr 2016
Microsoft has sued the US Justice Department over its right to inform customers when the government has accessed their data. Microsoft is sometimes bound by secrecy orders that prohibit it from telling its customers about requests of this nature.
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2016
British firm OpenWorks Engineering has developed an innovative way of capturing drones without destroying them. Hit the link to find out more!
Tuesday, 1 Mar 2016
A New York court has denied the US government's request for assistance in unlocking an iPhone in a drug smuggling case. While unrelated to Apple's tussle with the FBI in the San Bernardino shooter's case, the ruling could still serve as a boost for Apple's pro-privacy stance.
Thursday, 18 Feb 2016
Apple CEO, Tim Cook, has posted an open letter to Apple customers announcing that the company will oppose an order from a U.S. Federal judge asking it to help the FBI access data on an iPhone used by the San Bernardino shooter, Syed Farook.
Wednesday, 17 Feb 2016
A new malware called Mazar Bot spreads via text message, and it gains administrator rights on your Android-based smartphone.
Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016
And we found out that the process is fast and painless. Hop inside to get the instructions.
A large number of Mac apps have been found to be vulnerable to man-in-the-middle type attacks, no thanks to a vulnerability in the third-party software framework the apps use to receive updates.
Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016
The Dutch National Police is reportedly working with a private firm to train large birds of prey to take down unauthorized drones.