- News tagged "security"
Tuesday, 4 Aug 2015
Security researchers have demonstrated how Macs are vulnerable to firmware worms (just like PCs) by developing the first firmware worm that attacks Macs remotely
One of Wi-Fi Sense’s features is that it allows your contacts to connect to your Wi-Fi network without the need of a password. Some have wrongly viewed this as a security risk. Let us tell you why it isn’t.
Thursday, 30 Jul 2015
Researchers at Trend Micro say they have discovered a new video-related security vulnerability that puts your phone into a completely unresponsive state and unable to make or receive calls and notifications.
Monday, 27 Jul 2015
Chrysler has just announced that it is recalling about 1.4 million vehicles after two hackers show that they could remote control a Jeep Cherokee via its Internet-connected entertainment system.
Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015
Controversial online cheating website Ashley Madison has been hacked and the data of its 37 million or so users are potentially compromised.
Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015
Facebook's security chief, Alex Stamos, has said in a tweet that he wants Adobe to set a date for Flash to be killed off.
Friday, 3 Jul 2015
MasterCard is launching a pilot program this fall to test the use of facial recognition as a way of approving online purchases.
Friday, 15 May 2015
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 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 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.