firmware

Apple fast-tracks iOS 13.1 to remedy bug-ridden upgrade
Security

Apple fast-tracks iOS 13.1 to remedy bug-ridden upgrade

A serious data-leaking keyboard vulnerability, however, will remain unpatched
25 Sep 2019
MacOS Catalina will be incompatible with more than 200 apps
Sidecar working on Catalina and iPadOS
operating systems

MacOS Catalina will be incompatible with more than 200 apps

The latest iteration of Apple's operating system omits a lot of popular programs for UK businesses
6 Aug 2019
Critical infrastructure at risk from Stuxnet-like attack
Hacking
Security

Critical infrastructure at risk from Stuxnet-like attack

Researchers find gaping flaws in critical systems used in the most importnt industries across the globe
10 Jul 2019
Attackers target vulnerability in Cisco switches
code
Internet of Things (IoT)

Attackers target vulnerability in Cisco switches

'Nation-state' actors leave political messages on 168,000 unpatched IoT devices
9 Apr 2018
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
Surface Pro 2 faulty firmware patched
Microsoft Surface Pro
firmware

Surface Pro 2 faulty firmware patched

Firmware patch designed to improve system stability.
20 Jan 2014
Surface Pro 2 firmware update pulled by Microsoft
firmware

Surface Pro 2 firmware update pulled by Microsoft

Surface Pro 2 users hit out at Microsoft over problematic firmware update.
19 Dec 2013
Trendnet firmware flaw exposes private videos
CCTV
Security

Trendnet firmware flaw exposes private videos

Trendnet says it has issued a firmware fix for a load of its vulnerable IP CCTV cameras.
7 Feb 2012
Dell heralds ‘virtual era’ with new storage products
Dell logo
firmware

Dell heralds ‘virtual era’ with new storage products

Intelligent handling and data awareness are the keystones of Dell’s storage strategy, according to a senior executive.
9 Jun 2010
HTC Hero firmware update available
HTC Hero
Mobile

HTC Hero firmware update available

The firmware update will increase the speed of the Google Android-based HTC Hero.
17 Sep 2009
HP sends out LaserJet printer patch alert
HP printer
firmware

HP sends out LaserJet printer patch alert

Even printers are now vulnerable to hackers, as HP warns LaserJet owners over remote vulnerability.
11 Feb 2009
Blackberry Storm fixes on the way
Storm
Mobile

Blackberry Storm fixes on the way

The much hyped, but much troubled touch-screen Blackberry Storm is to receive firmware update to cure bugs.
28 Nov 2008
New iPhone firmware leads to huge security blunder
Security

New iPhone firmware leads to huge security blunder

The new iPhone update may have fixed some of the problems that users have been complaining about, but it has left a big security problem.
28 Aug 2008