When it comes to technology, first isn't always best
bugs

When it comes to technology, first isn't always best

Patience is preferable to bugs, with Alexa's evil laugh just the latest in a line of annoying flaws
9 Jun 2018
“It’s the legacy that gets you”, warns ex-TalkTalk boss
data breaches

“It’s the legacy that gets you”, warns ex-TalkTalk boss

Dido Harding urges companies to decommission unsecured legacy systems to avoid a costly data breach
5 Jun 2018
Why we’re ignoring the real lesson of WannaCry
hacking and ransomware
WannaCry

Why we’re ignoring the real lesson of WannaCry

One year on, why does no one WannaLearn?
11 May 2018
Twitter alerts uses after finding password-revealing bug
Security

Twitter alerts uses after finding password-revealing bug

The company is advising users to reset their passwords 'in the interests of caution'
4 May 2018
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LinkedIn AutoFill plugin bug left user data exposed
code
Security

LinkedIn AutoFill plugin bug left user data exposed

The flaw, now patched, could have allowed attackers to steal personal data undetected
20 Apr 2018
4 million bugs found in GitHub public code libraries
bugs

4 million bugs found in GitHub public code libraries

The bug hunt prompted developers and repository admins to get code fixing
23 Mar 2018
Google Play malware 'less likely than an asteroid strike'
Google Android

Google Play malware 'less likely than an asteroid strike'

The company removed almost 40 million malicious apps last year
15 Mar 2018
Intel's Meltdown and Spectre patches causes PC issues
Security

Intel's Meltdown and Spectre patches causes PC issues

The company is working on a fix, but recommends people check out Google's Retpoline solution in the meantime
19 Jan 2018
Western Digital urges customers to patch NAS drive backdoor
Security

Western Digital urges customers to patch NAS drive backdoor

Security researcher discovers hard-coded flaw in storage appliances
8 Jan 2018
Why Raspberry Pi's immune to the Meltdown and Spectre bugs
vulnerability

Why Raspberry Pi's immune to the Meltdown and Spectre bugs

The tiny $35 microcomputer is your safest bet to avoid the crippling chip flaws
8 Jan 2018
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Keylogger discovered in hundreds of HP laptops
spyware

Keylogger discovered in hundreds of HP laptops

HP patches touchpad driver, but hackers could exploit flaw to spy on users
11 Dec 2017
Task force silences massive Andromeda botnet
Security

Task force silences massive Andromeda botnet

The botnet is thought to have spewed malware from two million infected devices
5 Dec 2017
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Intel confirms widespread flaws in desktop and server chips
Bug bounty
Security

Intel confirms widespread flaws in desktop and server chips

Bugs in Intel's firmware allow remote code execution, data exfiltration and more
21 Nov 2017
Malicious link to video causes iPhones to crash
Mobile

Malicious link to video causes iPhones to crash

Apple devices need hard reboot after video is played
22 Nov 2016
Mobile batteries become prime target for hackers
mobile security
Security

Mobile batteries become prime target for hackers

The juice packs could broadcast information about their users that even the hard drive can't
4 Aug 2015
Dropbox reveals bug bounty scheme
Security

Dropbox reveals bug bounty scheme

The minimum payout will be $216, but there's no maximum
17 Apr 2015
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