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Why ‘remote detonator’ is a bad name for your Wi-Fi network

18 Duben, 2018 - 14:54
Police called, building evacuated...

Russia’s Grizzly Steppe gunning for vulnerable routers

18 Duben, 2018 - 14:42
Russian Government hackers stand accused of targeting millions of routers

Facebook: 3 reasons we’re tracking non-users

18 Duben, 2018 - 13:31
It's just how the internet works, Facebook said.

Traditional firewalls fall short in protecting organizations, says survey

17 Duben, 2018 - 15:12
A new survey, sponsored by Sophos, asked IT managers how their firewall technology is working for them. The results are in.

5 simple tips for better computer security

17 Duben, 2018 - 14:14
Small steps really can make a big impact.

WhatsApp image showing drug dealer’s fingerprints leads to arrest

17 Duben, 2018 - 14:11
Enhanced social media images of the man's fingers led to the takedown of 11 members of a drug ring and his sentencing.

Gmail’s new ‘Confidential Mode’ won’t be completely private

17 Duben, 2018 - 13:36
Have you ever wished it were possible to delete an email from a recipient’s inbox days, weeks or months after it was sent? If so and you're a Gmail or G Suite user, it looks as if Google might be about to enable this kind of ‘self-destructing’ email feature on its platform.

“Privacy is not for sale,” says Telegram founder

17 Duben, 2018 - 13:02
Telegram founder Pavel Durov has spoken out after Russia started blocking Telegram encrypted messaging.

Could an Intel chip flaw put your whole computer at risk?

17 Duben, 2018 - 12:26
All it would take is a low-level programming bug in your computer's CPU.

How to protect your Facebook data [UPDATED]

16 Duben, 2018 - 15:23
Facebook's in hyper privacy-tweaking mode. Herein, how to protect your privacy now that it's fiddled with the dials.

Tracking protection in Firefox for iOS now on by default – why this matters

16 Duben, 2018 - 12:10
Turning it on by default might sound like a mere tweak, but its the first version of the browser to do this without the user having to consciously turn it on.

Facial recognition cameras on lamp posts to be tested in Singapore

16 Duben, 2018 - 11:53
The Singapore government wants to put one on top of all 110,000 lamp posts throughout the country, to help identity all who pass by.

Monday review – the hot 20 stories of the week

16 Duben, 2018 - 10:57
From checking if your Facebook data was shared with Cambridge Analytica and the 65 vulnerabilities fixed in April's Patch Tuesday to Facebook's 'shadow profiles', and more!

The ransomware that says, “I don’t want money” – play a violent game instead!

13 Duben, 2018 - 17:11
Ransomware that lets you play to pay...

Instagram bends to GDPR – a “download everything” tool is coming

13 Duben, 2018 - 14:48
The tool will let you get at your photos, videos and messages

Interview: Sarah Jamie Lewis, Executive Director of the Open Privacy Research Society

13 Duben, 2018 - 14:41
An interview with Sarah Jamie Lewis, Executive Director of the Open Privacy Research Society, a new privacy advocacy and research non-profit based in Vancouver, Canada.

Fake Hillary porn just the tip of Russia’s Reddit penetration

13 Duben, 2018 - 14:05
How Russian trolls embraced rule 34 (but Redditors didn't buy it)

Facebook shines a little light on ‘shadow profiles’

13 Duben, 2018 - 13:26
Shadow... what now?

Update now! Microsoft’s April 2018 Patch Tuesday – 65 vulns, 24 critical

12 Duben, 2018 - 13:52
Here's what you need to know about the April 2018 Patch Tuesday updates...

Congress chews up Zuckerberg, day two: A far more thorough mastication

12 Duben, 2018 - 13:23
"What's the difference between Facebook and J. Edgar Hoover?"