• News tagged "security"

Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016

You can add free 2GB storage to your Google Drive account today

You can add free 2GB storage to your Google Drive account today

And we found out that the process is fast and painless. Hop inside to get the instructions.

Sparkle updater in many Mac apps leaves apps vulnerable to hijacks

Sparkle updater in many Mac apps leaves apps vulnerable to hijacks

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 are training eagles to take drones down

The Dutch are training eagles to take drones down

The Dutch National Police is reportedly working with a private firm to train large birds of prey to take down unauthorized drones.

Thursday, 28 Jan 2016

NEC sets up new Cyber Security Factory in Singapore

NEC sets up new Cyber Security Factory in Singapore

NEC's announced that they've started operations in their latest Cyber Security Factory in Singapore. Find out what they do inside.

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016

iOS 9.2.1 fixes cookie bug that allowed identity impersonation

iOS 9.2.1 fixes cookie bug that allowed identity impersonation

By isolating the cookie store used by public Wi-Fi’s captive portals, Apple prevents a three-year long flaw where hackers can access a user’s cookies to rewrite it with malicious content.

Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016

Is Netflix shooting itself in the foot with VPN ban?

Is Netflix shooting itself in the foot with VPN ban?

Netflix's controversial VPN ban may not be beneficial to anyone, and that includes Netflix themselves. Here's what Wired thinks and we agree with them. Click here to learn why.

Sunday, 17 Jan 2016

Using VPN to access Netflix? Those days are numbered

Using VPN to access Netflix? Those days are numbered

Netflix is dead serious about restricting users who use proxies to bypass the company's geographical content restrictions. Find out its rationale behind this decision after the jump.

Thursday, 31 Dec 2015

AVG's Web TuneUp plugin found to expose users' data to hackers

AVG's Web TuneUp plugin found to expose users' data to hackers

A plugin from AVG designed to help protect users from online threats was found to have a security flaw that could expose users' data to hackers.

Monday, 7 Dec 2015

Unbreakable and unhackable Turing Phone delays shipping date

Unbreakable and unhackable Turing Phone delays shipping date

People who ordered the all-liquid metal Turing Phone will see delays up to March 2016, and the company is offering compensation with free upgrades or full refunds.

Friday, 4 Dec 2015

Singaporean smartphone users lose thousands of dollars to mobile banking hackers

Singaporean smartphone users lose thousands of dollars to mobile banking hackers

If you use your Android smartphone to check or account for your personal finances, remember to exercise your due diligence in avoiding fraudulent software.

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