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Fitbit data leads to arrest of 90-year-old in stepdaughter’s murder

h, 10/08/2018 - 12:02
Her device recorded her heart rate slowing rapidly, then stopping about five minutes before her stepfather left the house.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 19 stories of the week

h, 10/08/2018 - 11:18
From the iOS lockscreen bypass to Facebook using your 2FA phone number to target market you, and everything we wrote in between. Catch up with the news from the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Prison smuggler busted by his own drone camera

p, 10/05/2018 - 14:10
It turns out that drones advertised off the back of beautiful aerial shots also take great videos of murky drug dens.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Wi-Fi versions to get names people can actually understand

p, 10/05/2018 - 13:38
The high priests of Wi-Fi just made your life - and the lives of wireless network equipment vendors everywhere - a little easier.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook doubles cooling off period to cash in on your FOMO

p, 10/05/2018 - 12:53
Facebook has doubled its grace period because so many leavers are getting cold feet.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google’s Intra app secures older Androids with encrypted DNS

p, 10/05/2018 - 12:19
DNS encryption is the Next Big Thing in web encryption and Google doesn't want Android users to miss out.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Setting up a Mac for young children

cs, 10/04/2018 - 12:26
A step-by-step guide to preparing a Mac for young children.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Cop charged with selling phone tracking service on dark web

cs, 10/04/2018 - 12:07
A French police officer has been charged with using police intelligence data to power a mobile phone tracking service sold via the dark web.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook finds “no evidence” attackers accessed third-party apps

cs, 10/04/2018 - 11:56
To play it safe, it's building a tool to let developers manually identify any of their users who may have been affected by the big breach.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

NSA staffer takes top-secret hacking tools home ‘to study’, gets 66 months

sze, 10/03/2018 - 14:34
Nghia Hoang Pho may not have had malicious intent, but removal of the materials forced the NSA to abandon years of signals collection work.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Update now: Adobe fixes 85 serious flaws in Acrobat and Reader

sze, 10/03/2018 - 14:10
Adobe has released updates fixing a long list of security vulnerabilities discovered in the Mac and Windows versions of Acrobat and Reader.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hacked Fortnite accounts and rent-a-botnet being pushed on Instagram

sze, 10/03/2018 - 13:58
The gaming and hacking communities overlap: Some of the hacker accounts are offering botnet access as well as Fortnite accounts.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Google’s new rules for developers make Chrome extensions safer for all

sze, 10/03/2018 - 12:45
Google has announced a range of security changes to its Chrome browser that will make the use of extensions more secure.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

The Facebook dilemma – stick it out or pack it in? [PODCAST]

sze, 10/03/2018 - 00:42
It's been a while but we're back at the microphone - here's Episode 5 of the Naked Security podcast.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hackers demand ransom from hijacked Instagram influencers

k, 10/02/2018 - 15:12
Hackers are taking over high-profile Instagram users’ accounts and holding them to ransom, revealed reports this week.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Lock screen bypass already discovered for Apple’s iOS 12

k, 10/02/2018 - 13:37
Apple’s iOS 12 is barely out of the gates and already someone has found a way to beat its lock screen security to access a device’s contents.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Suspect forced to unlock iPhone with his face

k, 10/02/2018 - 13:13
The order so far hasn't raised Fifth Amendment objections either, your face being something you are, rather than something you know.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Students swap data for coffee at cashless cafe

k, 10/02/2018 - 12:14
In this US-based cashless cafe, university students hand over personal data in exchange for a dose of caffeine and sponsorship propaganda.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

How to have that difficult “stay safe online” conversation with your kids

h, 10/01/2018 - 16:45
As your children start using the internet with greater independence, help keep them - and their data - safe with these simple tips.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

You gave your number to Facebook for security and it used it for ads

h, 10/01/2018 - 13:24
Facebook has been adding phone numbers registered for 2FA to the other data it uses to target people with advertising.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek