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Monday review – the hot 17 stories of the week

6 Listopad, 2017 - 11:21
From Firefox's bite out of the canvas ‘super cookie’ and Dell forgetting to renew a domain to the student hacker charged by FBI, and more!

Facebook: upload your nudes to stop revenge porn

6 Listopad, 2017 - 01:34
WHAAAA???? Stop, breathe... it actually makes sense

Smart Lock and iCloud Keychain – password managers for the rest of us

3 Listopad, 2017 - 19:42
Apple's iCloud Keychain and Google's Smart Lock aren't perfect, but they might make it easier for people to choose to use a password manager

Senators act to SAVE voting machines

3 Listopad, 2017 - 17:37
The bill calls for a “Cooperative Hack the Election Program”

2018 Malware Forecast: learning from the long summer of ransomware

3 Listopad, 2017 - 16:18
SophosLabs looks at the summer of 2017's most prolific ransomware families

Google bug tracker hole lets outsiders wriggle in

3 Listopad, 2017 - 13:18
Google Issue Tracker lets outsiders report vulnerabilities, so you'd imagine it's locked up tight...

iPhones get a KRACK patch and a Wi-Fi 0-day on the same day

2 Listopad, 2017 - 19:09
Apple treats its customers to a number of updates as Pwn2Own treats Apple to a 0-day

How to wear your password on your sleeve, literally

2 Listopad, 2017 - 16:34
Scientists store digital passwords and IDs in clothing

Mr. Robot eps3.3_metadata.par2 – the security review

2 Listopad, 2017 - 13:48
We're looking at how Mr Robot's treatment of security stacked up in s3 e4

US government wants “keys under doormat” approach to encryption

1 Listopad, 2017 - 19:12
It's not exactly plaintext copies of all your communications, but that doesn't make it OK

Student charged by FBI for hacking his grades more than 90 times

1 Listopad, 2017 - 18:42
The 22-year-old student used a keylogger he called the "Hand of God."

Now anyone can fool reCAPTCHA

1 Listopad, 2017 - 16:37
unCaptcha "requires minimal resources to mount a large-scale successful attack"

Equifax is facing a towering pile of class action law suits

31 Říjen, 2017 - 17:54
More than 70 different class action suits are in the works

London Heathrow Airport’s security laid bare by one lost USB stick

31 Říjen, 2017 - 13:22
If you tried to invent a risky way to transport data it’s hard to imagine you'd better the USB stick for calamitous efficiency

Troll gets 5 years for framing brother-in-law as terrorist and paedophile

31 Říjen, 2017 - 11:32
The 26-year-old man set up fake Twitter, Facebook and YouTube accounts to publish praise for terror attacks and Islamic State

Can ARM save the Internet of Things?

30 Říjen, 2017 - 18:57
Can the IoT be saved from its breakneck growth and breathtaking insecurity?

Dell forgot to renew the domain it uses for PC backups

30 Říjen, 2017 - 16:25
A squatter bought it and owned it for a month

Hacking site hacked by hackers

30 Říjen, 2017 - 15:05
It sounds funny, but remember: if hackers can be hacked, then so can you, if you aren't careful

Monday review – the hot 17 stories of the week

30 Říjen, 2017 - 12:00
From DDE email attacks and Bad Rabbits to the iPhone privacy loophole that's been staring us in the face, and more!

Firefox takes a bite out of the canvas ‘super cookie’

30 Říjen, 2017 - 02:40
Finally, one of the major browsers is doing something about canvas fingerprinting