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Warbiking in Perth – how does Wi-Fi security stack up these days?

11 Leden, 2018 - 13:57
Perth, Western Australia. Christmas in summer. Warbiking in the sunshine! Here's what we found...

New Year’s #sophospuzzle crossword 2017/2018 – solution and winners!

11 Leden, 2018 - 00:41
Here you go - #sophospuzzle crossword, NYE 2017/2018 - the answers and the winners

Wi-Fi security overhaul coming with WPA3

10 Leden, 2018 - 16:45
Nearly 14 years after it ratified the Wireless Protected Access 2 (WPA2), the Wi-Fi Alliance has given the world a peek at what might be coming next for wireless security.

Marketing ads, soon to be screening on your car dashboard

10 Leden, 2018 - 14:26
Get ready for car-delivered ads tailored to your whereabouts and your typical routes.

Smart-toymaker VTech fined over charges of violating child privacy law

10 Leden, 2018 - 13:21
The FTC said VTech transmitted and stored information without intrusion prevention, detection or encryption, in spite of policy claims.

Beautiful webchat honeys turn out to be fembots

10 Leden, 2018 - 12:57
Here we sit, broken hearted, paid our yuan and the video never started.

CoffeeMiner project lets you hack public Wi-Fi to mine cryptocoins

10 Leden, 2018 - 00:20
Remember how we keep telling you that HTTPS is about more than just privacy? Well, here's a timely reminder why...coffeshop coin mining!

Aadhaar breaches fuelled by rogue admin accounts

9 Leden, 2018 - 15:54
Not long ago trumpeted as the world’s largest biometric database, India’s Aadhaar system covering 1.2bn citizens is rapidly acquiring a less impressive reputation as the easiest to breach.

Apple issues Spectre fix with iOS 11.2.2 update

9 Leden, 2018 - 15:09
On January 8, Apple made available iOS 11.2.2, which includes a security update for Spectre, one of the CPU-level vulnerabilities making the headlines as of late.

US tightens rules on border search

9 Leden, 2018 - 14:46
Your chances of being searched at a US border crossing are now at an all-time high. But the chances that border agents will be pulling data from your devices declined this past week - at least by a little.

Spyware user tracked boyfriend to have him killed by hitman

9 Leden, 2018 - 13:17
The plan was going well, until the "hitman" turned out to be working for the FBI.

Facebook bug could have exposed your phone number to marketers

9 Leden, 2018 - 13:06
Self-service ad-targeting tools could have squeezed users' phone numbers from their email addresses... verrrrry sloooowly.

Facebook needs fixing, says Mark Zuckerberg

8 Leden, 2018 - 17:07
Mark Zuckerberg has set himself a doozy of a personal challenge for 2018

Star Wars: The Last Jedi – the security review

8 Leden, 2018 - 16:30
We take an objective look at the security angles in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Ex-NSA hacker builds AI tool to hunt hate groups’ symbols online

8 Leden, 2018 - 15:30
She's teaching NEMESIS to find white nationalists' so-called dog whistles - the Black Sun and Pepe the frog memes - with object recognition.

Monday review – the hot 15 stories of the week

8 Leden, 2018 - 11:20
From the Intel CPU flaw and the IP address errors leading to wrongful arrests to Microsoft's plans to be "password free", and more!

Microsoft could soon be “password free”

5 Leden, 2018 - 17:04
Is it the beginning of the end for passwords?

JPMorgan doesn’t trust YouTube to keep its ads out of sketchy channels

5 Leden, 2018 - 15:17
Following ads appearing next to hate-filled/extremist content, the bank says it's not relying on Google to protect its brand.

Children at ‘significant’ social media risk

5 Leden, 2018 - 13:00
Children aren't getting enough guidance to cope with the emotional demands that social media puts on them, according to new report.

F**CKWIT – the video!

4 Leden, 2018 - 19:47
Here's a video to help you decide what to do next about F**CKWIT, aka KAISER, aka KPTI, aka Meltdown, aka Spectre, aka The Intel Bug.