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Blast from the past – Patch Tuesday updates for Windows XP

14 Červen, 2017 - 19:28
Dust off your company procedures for Patch Tuesday! XP gets a raft of official updates this month to fix publicly-known holes.

Infection by mouseover – what you need to know about PowerPoint spam

14 Červen, 2017 - 18:01
Malware-laced PowerPoint files are nothing new - but several recent spam campaigns have added a new twist.

Is it time for cash for medical “Clunkers”?

14 Červen, 2017 - 14:28
What will it take to improve cybersecurity in the problem-plagued healthcare industry?

News in brief: Update Flash now; Heartbleed fine; the $1.9m email

13 Červen, 2017 - 20:01
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Virgin Super Hub 2 serious security bug – act now to close the hole

13 Červen, 2017 - 19:39
Which is the bigger router issue: a configuration backup flaw or weak credentials?

Microsoft’s radical idea for dishing out cyberblame

13 Červen, 2017 - 17:55
Microsoft’s strategy for containing global cyberattacks is so crazy it just might work. Or is it just plain crazy?

Distributor caught selling Apple customers’ data

13 Červen, 2017 - 14:55
Police have uncovered a large network of Apple distributor employees selling iPhone users' data on the cyberunderground.

When sysadmins attack: how to delete an entire company

13 Červen, 2017 - 14:07
Nothing can stand in the way of malice and incompetence

News in brief: Google teaches safety; US builds AI spies; new Twitter vulnerability

12 Červen, 2017 - 19:53
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Apple to auto-update devices to two-factor authentication

12 Červen, 2017 - 18:59
iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra public beta testers will be automatically upgraded from 2SV. But, most users are unclear about the benefits of using 2FA.

Facebook wants to feel your pain (and your joy)

12 Červen, 2017 - 18:13
Feeling happy? Feeling sad? Facebook plans to harness your phone's keyboard and camera to find out.

Word exploits weaponised in quick time

12 Červen, 2017 - 17:55
The normal lifecycle of an Office exploit can take months - what makes this latest Word exploit different?

Monday review – the hot 24 stories of the week

12 Červen, 2017 - 10:20
From secret posts that aren't secret and Facebook denying parents access to dead daughter’s account to why ‘I forgot my password’ won't cut it, and more!

News in brief: Ransomware-proof Windows?; Al Jazeera attacked; Coats keeps quiet

9 Červen, 2017 - 19:22
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Android ransomware hides in fake King of Glory game

9 Červen, 2017 - 18:26
Taking design cues from WannaCry, a fake copy of the popular King of Glory game is being used to spread ransomware

Want Instagram likes? Now you can buy popularity from a vending machine

9 Červen, 2017 - 17:56
Vending machines are now offering you the chance to boost your social media popularity. But, what are the consequences?

When security bugs become WONTFIX writeoffs [Chet Chat Podcast 262]

9 Červen, 2017 - 15:17
Enjoy the latest episode of our computer security podcast!

It is not OK to break the law to catch criminals, judge rules

8 Červen, 2017 - 18:27
The 'flagrancy of the FBI’s misconduct' in obtaining the warrant and deploying malware in a fishing expedition to catch child abusers was 'truly staggering', said the judge

Supreme Court to rule on warrants for cellphone location data

8 Červen, 2017 - 15:32
Should you be surprised if location data is used as evidence against you? Should police need a warrant for it? It's time for some overdue clarity