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News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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Firefox to offer tracking protection for all in its next update

12 Listopad, 2017 - 15:00
This next major update, Quantum, is expected to include an option to turn on Tracking Protection during normal browsing

You *did* encrypt that USB drive… didn’t you? [Chet Chat Podcast 265]

11 Listopad, 2017 - 17:35
Here's the latest episode of the Chet Chat podcast...enjoy.

Simple exploit can be used to disable Brother printers remotely

11 Listopad, 2017 - 17:15
The only people who should have access to your printer's web interface are the people who need it

The teen who bought a car bomb on the Dark Web

10 Listopad, 2017 - 18:50
He was arrested after accepting a package delivered to his home address

What do Microsoft’s highly secure Windows 10 device standards tell us?

10 Listopad, 2017 - 14:01
Microsoft’s hardware spec could end up being a two-minute read with two-decade implications

How Twitter outrage hatches in tiny fringe groups on 4chan and Reddit

10 Listopad, 2017 - 12:30
Communities within 4chan and Reddit are veritable hatcheries for Twitter-borne fakery

Hackers hired for year-long DDoS attack against man’s former employer

9 Listopad, 2017 - 20:22
Using a paid service meant he couldn't be traced but the FBI tracked him down

$300m… deleted! How a tiny bug flushed away a fortune

9 Listopad, 2017 - 16:01
The bug allowed a user to flush away hundreds of millions of dollars of other people's money

No jail time for botnet creator who promises to go straight

9 Listopad, 2017 - 13:26
Tiernan was involved in the development of the botnet for 14 months until he was raided by the FBI

Mr. Robot eps3.4_runtime-err0r.r00 – the security review

9 Listopad, 2017 - 11:36
Here's our dissection of the computer security stuff in the half-way episode of Mr. Robot 3...

Is Wi-Fi still safe to use? [VIDEO]

8 Listopad, 2017 - 19:51
Sophos security expert Luke Groves talks us through the question, "Is Wi-Fi still safe to use?"

Hijackers deface 800 school websites with pro-Islamic State messages

8 Listopad, 2017 - 18:55
Early Monday morning, the websites for about 800 US schools and school districts were hijacked

Employee surveillance – how far is too far?

8 Listopad, 2017 - 18:36
Big Brother Bossman may be monitoring every key you tap, every post you make, every site you see

Is the 1.6TB Paradise Papers exposé a leak or a hack?

8 Listopad, 2017 - 12:36
Is there a difference between a breach and a leak, and how are the Paradise Papers any different than the Equifax debacle?

Sick of Twitter’s 140-character limit? These guys gave themselves 30,000!

7 Listopad, 2017 - 22:01
A pair of German pranksters figured out how to write HUGE tweets - and Twitter wasn't very pleased...

Google’s Halloween lock-out caused by false positive

7 Listopad, 2017 - 15:28
We now know why Google Docs users started finding themselves blocked from opening or editing files

2018 Malware Forecast: the onward march of Android malware

7 Listopad, 2017 - 13:38
Android malware is on the march, with ransomware an increasing threat

Fake WhatsApp pulled from Google Play after 1m downloads

7 Listopad, 2017 - 12:22
On Google Play, the humble non-breaking space takes on chameleon-like powers

Hole in Tor causes TorMoil, update now

6 Listopad, 2017 - 18:49
A bug could let crooks trick you into revealing your IP number

Meet Russian Twitter troll Jenna Abrams and her 2,752 friends

6 Listopad, 2017 - 13:33
The alt-right blogger had almost 70,000 followers, was an utter fiction, and wasn't alone.