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Mozilla patched two Firefox zero-day flaws in one week

24 Červen, 2019 - 13:17
Two emergency zero days affecting a browser in one week counts as unusual - especially when they pop up as separate alerts two days apart.

Mobile apps riddled with high-risk vulnerabilities, warns report

24 Červen, 2019 - 13:16
Be careful before installing that mobile app on your iOS or Android device - many mobile applications are riddled with vulnerabilities.

Desjardins’ employee from hell spills 2.9m records

24 Červen, 2019 - 13:15
The leak, carried out by a since-fired rogue employee, affected 2.7 million people and 173,000 businesses - about 41% of its clientele.

Facebook posts reveal your hidden illnesses, say researchers

24 Červen, 2019 - 12:02
The language we use could be indicators of disease and, with patient consent, could be monitored just like physical symptoms.

Monday review – the hot 20 stories of the week

24 Červen, 2019 - 10:48
From Bella Thorne publishing her own nudes to the Yubikey recall - and everything in between. It's weekly roundup time.

Microsoft uses AI to push Windows 10 upgrade to users

21 Červen, 2019 - 14:03
From November, users running some versions of Windows 10 will be required to upgrade or find themselves unable to receive security updates.

Used Nest cams were letting previous owners spy on you

21 Červen, 2019 - 13:37
Google says it's fixed the issue, but we haven't heard details on how many, and which, products were affected.

Florida city will pay over $600,000 to ransomware attackers

21 Červen, 2019 - 12:08
Riviera Beach, Florida, has agreed to pay attackers over $600,000 three weeks after its systems were crippled by ransomware.

Government is exposing identities of child abuse victims

21 Červen, 2019 - 11:46
DHS and FBI investigators are using Facebook profile IDs in court records - IDs that are easily used to look up their profile pages.

Update Firefox now! Zero-day found in the wild

20 Červen, 2019 - 16:53
Mozilla has fixed a critical zero-day bug in the latest point releases of the Firefox web browser.

Google launches new Chrome protection from bad URLs

20 Červen, 2019 - 16:47
The "Suspicious Site Reporter" extension lets users easily report dubious sites, while a new warning flags potential typosquatting pages.

Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is big news but will it be secure?

20 Červen, 2019 - 15:57
Unless you’ve been under a rock, you’ll know that earlier this week Facebook announced plans for a new global cryptocurrency for absolutely everyone called Libra.

“Deeply personal medical” records exposed online

20 Červen, 2019 - 14:39
The Facebook ad agency xSocialMedia exposed 150K medical histories, along with identifying information for the people involved.