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Google recalls Titan Bluetooth keys after finding security flaw

17 Květen, 2019 - 13:27
Google had egg on its face this week after it had to recall some of its Titan hardware security keys for being insecure.

Hacking gang stole millions in cryptocurrency via SIM swaps

17 Květen, 2019 - 13:07
Six alleged members of "The Community" were indicted, along with three phone service employees who allegedly helped target subscribers.

Europol arrests end GozNym banking malware gang

17 Květen, 2019 - 12:50
Arrests in Europe and the US appear to have ended the cybercrime careers of the gang behind the GozNym banking malware.

Trump seeks tales of social media bias – and your phone number

17 Květen, 2019 - 12:38
A tool from the White House invites those who suspect political bias in social media censorship to "share their story with President Trump."

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16 Květen, 2019 - 16:20
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Facebook restores disabled ‘View As’ feature used in 2018 breach

16 Květen, 2019 - 14:58
The feature still lets you see how others see you, but without leaking access tokens.

Severe Linux kernel flaw found in RDS

16 Květen, 2019 - 14:46
Unpatched Linux systems are vulnerable to remote compromise from the local network.

San Francisco bans police use of facial recognition

16 Květen, 2019 - 14:29
The city that gave us facial recognition tech says "not in my back yard".

UPDATE NOW! Critical, remote, ‘wormable’ Windows vulnerability

15 Květen, 2019 - 14:09
Microsoft has fixed an RDP vulnerability that can be exploited remotely, without authentication and used to run arbitrary code.

Microsoft fixes Intel ZombieLoad bug with Patch Tuesday updates

15 Květen, 2019 - 14:07
May 2019 Patch Tuesday fixed 79 vulnerabilities, 19 of which are classed as Critical. Here's a summary of the most notable ones. 

Twitter bug leaks iOS users’ location data to partner

15 Květen, 2019 - 12:47
Now fixed, the bug affected some users with multiple accounts running on an iOS device.

Update iOS and Mojave now! Apple patches are out

15 Květen, 2019 - 12:40
Apple has released its May 2019 security updates, taking iOS to version 12.3 and macOS Mojave to version 10.14.5.

Facebook sues app developer Rankwave over data misuse

15 Květen, 2019 - 12:35
The suit says Rankwave used Facebook user data for targeted marketing and ignored its cease-and-desist letter.

Update WhatsApp now! One call could give spies access to your phone

14 Květen, 2019 - 13:51
A WhatsApp zero-day has allowed an “advanced cyber actor” to successfully install spyware on victims' phones with no more than a phone call.

White label SOS panic buttons can be hacked via SMS

14 Květen, 2019 - 12:44
A Chinese white-label panic alarm used by elderly and vulnerable people can be remotely controlled by sending it simple SMS commands.

Windows 10 brings password-free access another step closer

14 Květen, 2019 - 12:44
Microsoft has put another nail in the password’s coffin by winning a certification that will make it easier to log into Windows machines. 

Feds hook ELECTRICFISH, new Windows malware from North Korea

14 Květen, 2019 - 12:23
The FBI and Department of Homeland Security have identified a new strain of malware from North Korea, representing the latest in a long line of cyber attacks from the country

Two people indicted for massive Anthem health data breach

13 Květen, 2019 - 13:23
They're part of a gang that spearphished millions of records out of the health insurer and other businesses, the DOJ says.

Study finds Android smartphones riddled with suspect ‘bloatware’

13 Květen, 2019 - 12:37
According to a new study, Android bloatware can create hidden security and privacy risks.

Break up Facebook, cofounder says: it’s an un-American monopoly

13 Květen, 2019 - 12:14
During the 2018 "annus horribilis", users disgusted at privacy flops swore to dump Facebook. But where else is there to go?