- News tagged "security"
Thursday, 6 Oct 2016
According to an incriminating report by Reuters, Yahoo has built software that scans its users’ emails for the US intelligence services. The company complied with several intelligence agencies’ request for scanning all incoming emails.
Monday, 3 Oct 2016
HP has apologized for its handling of a recent printer firmware update that has rendered many customers’ OfficeJet inkjet printers inoperable if they were using third-party ink cartridges. A new update will be ready in two weeks to remove the block.
Sunday, 25 Sep 2016
If you've a Yahoo account, you need to change your password...like right now.
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016
Last week, Dropbox users with accounts created in mid-2012 received an email from the company, which informed them to change their passwords the next time they log into their accounts. This move was positioned as a “preventive measure”; however, there are darker inklings behind all this.
Friday, 12 Aug 2016
A team of researchers have found a wireless hack that could put as many as over 100 million Volkswagen vehicles at risk.
Friday, 15 Jul 2016
Researchers at Vectra Networks have uncovered a vulnerability in Microsoft's Web Point-and-Print Protocol, which will potentially put Windows machines at risk to malware infection. More details about this bug and its fix after the jump.
Tuesday, 12 Jul 2016
Aztech has just launched the WIPC411FHD, a Full-HD wireless IP camera that can pan and tilt.
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016
Security researcher Dymtro Oleksiuk has uncovered a critical flaw in the BIOS of Lenovo PCs that could let attackers circumvent Windows' basic security protocols. However, while the vulnerability was found on Lenovo PCs, other manufacturers using the same BIOS software could also be vulnerable.
Sunday, 12 Jun 2016
In an unprecedented move to tighten security, all computers used officially by public servants in Singapore will be cut off from the Internet from May next year.
Wednesday, 8 Jun 2016
A vulnerability in Facebook Messenger allowed attackers to alter users' chat histories, which means malicious actors could then insert links to malware or tamper with details of transactions conducted over the chat messenger.