- News tagged "security"
Friday, 11 Apr 2014
Heartbleed is one of the largest security threats the Internet has ever experienced, with an estimated two out of every three web server affected. Here are some websites that you need to change your password now.
Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014
Security researchers have uncovered a serious vulnerability called Heartbleed in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library that could potentially affect as many as two-thirds of the world's web servers.
Friday, 14 Mar 2014
In its latest blog entry, Symantec warns of an ongoing intricate scam targeting Google Docs and Google Drive users.
Thursday, 13 Mar 2014
An IT consultant claimed he has found a security flaw in the Android version of popular instant messaging software, WhatsApp. By using a malware with unrestricted access to the Android device's SD card, a hacker is able to extract WhatsApp private messages and upload them without the owner's knowledge.
Thursday, 20 Feb 2014
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 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 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
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
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
Symantec has discovered a new spam campaign using sexually suggestive photos and compromised custom URLs that's circulating on the photo messaging app.