News tagged ‘security’

Thursday, 20 Feb 2014

PSA: New Firmware Updates from ASUS Address Serious Security Flaws

PSA: New Firmware Updates from ASUS Address Serious Security Flaws

ASUS has just released firmware updates for routers affected by a serious security flaw. Users are recommended to download and update their router's firmware as soon as possible.

Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014

Samsung Knox Now Commercially Available in Singapore

Samsung Knox Now Commercially Available in Singapore

Samsung Electronics has announced the availability of the Samsung Knox, a secure Android platform for enterprise customers in Singapore. Key mobile operators and partners that offer Samsung KNOX are SingTel, StarHub, M1, Qool Labs, M.Tech, Malifax, and Trusted Source.

Monday, 27 Jan 2014

Symantec: Potential Security Threats Surface as IoT Becomes Reality

Symantec: Potential Security Threats Surface as IoT Becomes Reality

Symantec Security Response has warned that a growing number of devices are becoming the focus of security threats as IoT (Internet of Things) becomes a reality.

Thursday, 23 Jan 2014

Bugs in Chrome Allow Others to Listen in on Your Private Conversations

Bugs in Chrome Allow Others to Listen in on Your Private Conversations

By exploiting bugs in Google Chrome, sites can activate your microphone and listen in on your conversations, turning the web browser into an espionage tool.

Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014

If Your Password is in this List, Change it Now!

If Your Password is in this List, Change it Now!

Security firm Splashdata just unveiled its annual list of the 25 most commonly used passwords. If you are setting a new password, make sure it is not from this list.

Friday, 17 Jan 2014

Snapchat Spam: Sexy Photos Lead to Compromised Branded Short Domains

Snapchat Spam: Sexy Photos Lead to Compromised Branded Short Domains

Symantec has discovered a new spam campaign using sexually suggestive photos and compromised custom URLs that's circulating on the photo messaging app.

Thursday, 9 Jan 2014

McAfee LiveSafe Service to Ship on New HP Computers

McAfee LiveSafe Service to Ship on New HP Computers

McAfee will deliver the McAfee LiveSafe service worldwide as a preinstall on selected new HP consumer and commercial PCs.

Friday, 8 Nov 2013

Windows Vista, Lync & Previous Versions of Office Seeing Targeted Attacks (Updated)

Windows Vista, Lync & Previous Versions of Office Seeing Targeted Attacks (Updated)

Microsoft says it's aware of targeted attacks mainly in the Middle East and South Asia, which affect customers using Microsoft Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Office 2003-2010, and all supported versions of Microsoft Lync. While a security update is in the works, concerned users can apply a Microsoft Fix it solution now.

Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013

MobileIron for Android Allows BlackBerry Customers to Migrate Securely

MobileIron for Android Allows BlackBerry Customers to Migrate Securely

MobileIron has announced new capabilities to accelerate the adoption of Android in the enterprise.

Friday, 18 Oct 2013

Samsung Working on Knox v2.0 for Mobile Devices

Samsung Working on Knox v2.0 for Mobile Devices

Following the release of Samsung Knox, the South Korean tech giant is working on developing version 2.0 of the security software, which will include more security features and offer compatibility across more devices.

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