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State Department scores an F on 2FA security

k, 09/18/2018 - 11:47
Senators have discovered that the State Department is breaking the law by not using multi-factor authentication in its emails.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Vote now! Which web browser do you trust the most?

h, 09/17/2018 - 15:41
Your web browser goes with you everywhere on the web. But how much do you trust it?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Deepfake pics and videos set off Facebook’s fake news detector

h, 09/17/2018 - 14:08
The social network is expanding its effort to stamp out fake news.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

On the hook! Phishing trip nets “Barbara” 5 years and whopping fine

h, 09/17/2018 - 13:41
The romance and business email compromise scammer pled guilty to fraud amounting to $25m.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook’s robot coders step into the future of programming

h, 09/17/2018 - 13:14
Like a good junior programmer, Facebook's AI is cutting its teeth with a bit of bug fixing.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot 25 stories of the week

h, 09/17/2018 - 11:01
From the hidden camera found in an AirBnb room and the smart TVs now admitting to viewers they spied on them to Google Chrome creating passwords for you, and more!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Blockchain hustler beats the house with smart contract hack

p, 09/14/2018 - 14:43
A hacker used their own code to tamper with a smart contract run by a betting company, and walked off with $24,000.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Major US mobile carriers want to be your password

p, 09/14/2018 - 13:18
Project Verify from Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile aims to replace your password.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Review that! Fake TripAdvisor review peddler sent to jail

p, 09/14/2018 - 12:35
Jail time for fake reviews is “a landmark ruling for the Internet,” TripAdvisor said.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

You didn’t buy ‘your’ iTunes movies; Apple can delete them anytime

p, 09/14/2018 - 12:09
It's in the terms of service, as one man found out after Apple removed three movies from his iTunes library.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Browser security hole on Macs and iPhones – just how bad is it?

p, 09/14/2018 - 01:44
A URL spoofing bug in Safari is being reported with the word BEWARE! - we explain how bad it really is, and what to do about it.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Veeam leaves MongoDB database wide open, exposes 445m records

cs, 09/13/2018 - 15:55
The data-management firm's customer database held names, email addresses, some IP addresses and more: a wealth of ammo for phishers.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Street gang members indicted for stealing POS terminals

cs, 09/13/2018 - 15:41
...and using the credit card terminals to allegedly issue themselves fraudulent returns and to steal taxpayer IDs and bank info.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

California bill regulates IoT for first time in US

cs, 09/13/2018 - 11:53
California looks set to regulate IoT devices, becoming the first US state to do so and beating the Federal Government to the post.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Update now! Microsoft’s September 2018 Patch Tuesday is here

cs, 09/13/2018 - 11:47
September’s Patch Tuesday is upon Windows users - 61 CVEs, 17 flaws rated as critical, a zero-day and a flaw affecting Adobe Flash Player.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Microsoft purges 3,000 tech support scams hiding on TechNet

sze, 09/12/2018 - 15:03
Microsoft has taken down thousands of ads for tech support scams that infested the company’s TechNet support domain.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Beware: WhatsApp scammers target children with ‘Olivia’ porn message

sze, 09/12/2018 - 14:10
"I can send a picture where all of us are together," says "Olivia," before sending a porn URL. Tell kids not to click!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Younger Facebook users 4 times more likely to delete app, study shows

sze, 09/12/2018 - 14:04
They also appear to be more privacy-wary, with 64% changing their settings, comparing to just a third of older users.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Vizio to send class notices through the TVs that spied on viewers

sze, 09/12/2018 - 12:55
Millions of smart TVs may soon be forced to admit to viewers that they spied on them, and then sold their data.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Drive away a Tesla today (even if it isn’t yours)

k, 09/11/2018 - 18:34
Raspberry Pi's processing power versus Tesla's Model X cryptography - victory for the little guy!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek