Sophos Naked Security

Syndikovat obsah Naked Security
News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
Aktualizace: 6 min 7 sek zpět

News in brief: new Bitcoin fork; HBO hacked; China cracks down

2 hodiny 50 min zpět
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Woman targeted with 120 images on public transport via AirDrop

3 hodiny 55 min zpět
Bluejacking is back, this time via Apple's AirDrop technology, allowing strangers to bombard women with 'dick pics'

Uber faces privacy audits every two years until 2037, rules FTC

5 hodin 36 min zpět
Uber 'failed consumers in two key ways' says FTC after probe into catalogue of privacy concerns

Got an iPhone? Here’s what we think about the security of iOS11

7 hodin 55 min zpět
Will your iOS device be more or less secure when iOS11 is launched? We've had a look beyond the cosmetic tweaks to the security features

It’s baaaack: Locky ransomware is on the rise again

8 hodin 20 min zpět
Locky had been quiet until new variants started appearing last week. Here's what you need to know

News in brief: micro robots heal mice; Scottish Parliament hacked; Google Allo on desktops

16 Srpen, 2017 - 20:27
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Judge orders LinkedIn to stop blocking third-party use of your data

16 Srpen, 2017 - 18:44
How do you feel about other companies scraping your public information from LinkedIn and monetizing it?

Who will own the data from your autonomous car?

16 Srpen, 2017 - 18:00
If you're hoping that Congress to lock in protection for your privacy, you should probably lower your expectations

Bot armies of fake followers are the footsoldiers of fake news

16 Srpen, 2017 - 14:35
Actual humans are left in the dust by the army of bots who pick up and amplify fake news - but how should they be stopped?

Toronto woman joins the fight against creepshot image sites

16 Srpen, 2017 - 13:11
There are tools that can help track down and take down stolen and creepshot images of women - but the challenge is a tough one

News in brief: teen scoops Excel prize; four arrested over GoT leak; web firm fights DoJ ‘overreach’

15 Srpen, 2017 - 19:47
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Fancy Bear bites hotel networks as EternalBlue mystery deepens

15 Srpen, 2017 - 18:22
The attack, presumably to spy on high-value hotel guests, is textbook Fancy Bear, say researchers

Too many big online brands allow terrible passwords

15 Srpen, 2017 - 17:15
Some of the biggest online names are the among the worst when it comes to password policies

How shared Android libraries could be weaponized for data theft

15 Srpen, 2017 - 16:46
When you're installing an Android app, pause before you approve one that asks for a lot of permissions - do you really need that app on your device?

How much HBO hackers have is hazy; what they want is clear – cash

15 Srpen, 2017 - 14:42
'Mr Smith', apparently the HBO hackers' spokesman, is making extravagant claims and increasingly hostile demands

News in brief: update bricks 500 smart locks; Hutchins pleads not guilty; drone landed on warship

14 Srpen, 2017 - 20:06
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Dashboard tracks ‘desire in foreign councils’ to meddle with democracy

14 Srpen, 2017 - 18:53
Project inspired by Alexander Hamilton's words is tracking Russian-linked efforts to distort news and narratives

Court records system has been open to hackers for decades

14 Srpen, 2017 - 16:35
The easily exploitable and long-standing hole has finally been patched, said the Free Law Project, which set out a series of recommendations to improve the security of the system

Thousands of Android-spying apps in the wild: what to do about SonicSpy

14 Srpen, 2017 - 15:27
Google has done a good job of removing infected apps from the Play store, but victims are being hit from other sources

Why China’s quantum satellites do not herald ‘unhackable’ networks

14 Srpen, 2017 - 14:03
Don't believe the hype - it's a much trickier engineering and physics challenge than the headlines would have you believe