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Chromebook exploit earns researcher second $100k bounty

22 Listopad, 2017 - 12:43
A year on from Google's last $100,000 bug bounty payout, the same researcher has found a second critical persistent compromise of Chrome OS.

Apple served with warrant for Texas mass killer’s iCloud data

22 Listopad, 2017 - 12:19
Texas police are looking for any data stored by gunman Devin Patrick Kelley, who was found with an iPhone after he killed himself.

Uber suffered massive data breach, then paid hackers to keep quiet

22 Listopad, 2017 - 01:35
Uber suffered a data breach in 2016, but didn't tell anyone - instead, it seems the company paid the hackers to help to hush it up.

US Senate takes aim at “warrantless surveillance”

21 Listopad, 2017 - 18:00
The proposal would put curbs on Section 702, but will it pass?

GitHub starts scanning millions of projects for insecure components

21 Listopad, 2017 - 16:43
The code repository will warn you about insecure dependencies

Germany bans sale, distribution and possession of kids’ smartwatches

21 Listopad, 2017 - 14:51
The regulator is telling parents it's up to them to destroy the things

Ex-Facebook privacy manager dishes the dirt on your data

21 Listopad, 2017 - 14:42
"Lawmakers shouldn’t allow Facebook to regulate itself. Because it won’t."

Amazon Echo and Google Home patched against BlueBorne threat

20 Listopad, 2017 - 20:42
The attack doesn't require the targeted to be paired to the attacker’s device, or to be in discoverable mode

US intelligence can’t break vulnerability hoarding habit

20 Listopad, 2017 - 19:28
Vulnerabilities: keep them secret as a weapon against the bad guys or tell the world so we can all get patched?

FCC: robocalls can go get BLOCKED

20 Listopad, 2017 - 18:02
But, it could come at a price

Amazon to fix Key home security vulnerability

20 Listopad, 2017 - 16:23
The Amazon Key smart-lock vulnerability means you could be opening up your home to random strangers

Monday review – the hot 19 stories of the week

20 Listopad, 2017 - 13:22
From hackers spreading ransomware via RDP and how crooks break into Gmail to Facebook’s ex-president admitting they exploited “vulnerability in human psychology”, and more!