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Supreme Court refuses to hear Fiat Chrysler appeal in Jeep hacking case

cs, 01/10/2019 - 15:27
The court's action means that one of the first legal cases involving cyber security risks in cars will go to trial in October.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

IoT weaknesses leave hot tub owners in deep water

sze, 01/09/2019 - 14:48
It looks as if at least one hot tub maker has left robust security off the to-do list.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Some Android apps are secretly sharing your data with Facebook

sze, 01/09/2019 - 13:55
Apps have been secretly sharing usage data with Facebook, even when users are logged - or don’t have an account at all.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Zerodium’s waving fatter payouts for zero-day bug hunters

sze, 01/09/2019 - 13:06
Any chance we could appeal to your conscience and integrity and put in a call for ethical disclosure?
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

How to share photos – without using Facebook

sze, 01/09/2019 - 12:29
There are other options for photo sharing that don't hand over every pixel to the Facebook megamind.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Politicians who block social media users are violating First Amendment

sze, 01/09/2019 - 12:27
The difference between a personal vs. an official social media account was at the crux of the case decided on Monday.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

SMS phishing is alive and well… and simply believable

k, 01/08/2019 - 18:19
Sometimes, the limited length of an SMS makes it easier for the crooks to 'get it to look right' and reel you in to a phishing site...
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facial recognition on 42 Android phones beaten by photo test

k, 01/08/2019 - 13:30
How easy is it to bypass the average smartphone’s facial recognition security? In the case of Android, a lot easier than owners may think.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

How to spot a social media hoax

k, 01/08/2019 - 13:08
Stop shaking your head about "WhatsApp Gold" flimflam and start spreading these REAL nuggets of hoax-clobbering advice!
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hacker uses early warning system for fake message campaign

k, 01/08/2019 - 12:21
Australians got scary texts, emails and phone calls from a trusted emergency warning service late last week after a hacker broke into its systems and used it to send fake messages.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

LA sues The Weather Channel over selling users’ location data

k, 01/08/2019 - 12:00
The app is accused of being a “location data company powered by weather” and profiting from users' data without being upfront about it.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

No Android passcode? No problem! Skype unlocked it for you

h, 01/07/2019 - 13:50
Microsoft closed the hole, which let any unauthenticated phone-grabber answer a Skype call and then roam around on your mobile.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Hacker doxes hundreds of German politicians

h, 01/07/2019 - 13:02
For over a month, hackers published data from hundreds of German politicians in a Twitter advent calendar - a massive government assault.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Update now! Adobe Acrobat and Reader have critical flaws

h, 01/07/2019 - 12:12
Adobe has patched two critical flaws in Acrobat and Reader that warrant urgent attention.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Monday review – the hot stories of the new year

h, 01/07/2019 - 12:10
From same old, same old Facebook hoaxes to PewDiePie's Chromecast-hacking fans, here are the top stories of the new year.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Facebook hoaxes – harmless fun or security risk? [VIDEO]

p, 01/04/2019 - 20:33
Here's what you need to know about Facebook hoaxes, all in plain English.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Don’t fall victim to the Chromecast hackers – here’s what to do

p, 01/04/2019 - 13:57
First they came for your printer... and then they came for your Chromecast - learn how to tighten up your router security.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

Vein authentication beaten by wax hand and photograph

p, 01/04/2019 - 13:43
A new presentation shows how vein authentication systems can be fooled using a fake wax hand model.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

EU to offer nearly $1m in bug bounties for open-source software

p, 01/04/2019 - 12:16
Rewards on 15 bug bounty programs start at $28,600 and include open source software such as KeePass, FileZilla, Drupal and VLC media player.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek

US newspapers battle ransomware

cs, 01/03/2019 - 14:54
On 29 December one of America's largest publishing groups, Tribune Media, found itself battling a major ransomware attack.
Kategóriák: Biztonsági hírek