A security flaw in an operating system is dangerous, but a security flaw that's being actively exploited in the wild, and for which there is no official fix, is much more problematicThat's exactly what's happening to Apple's latest version of OS X, according to security company Malwarebytes.
The new group of 12 organisations is drawn from the industry, academia and government agencies that have already produced one report looking at the top 10 flaws today.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/08/27/google-twitter-and-hp-take-fight-worlds-top-security-flaws/
Earlier this week, the internet was up in arms about a new iOS vulnerability, dubbed 'Masque Attack', that was discovered by security firm FireEye. Apple have released a statement to iMore pointing out that Masque Attack isn't really a flaw at all,
Apple has prepared a fix for the scary OS X security flaw that lets somebody with "privileged access" to your network connection get at information you think is secure. It's in the App Store now. Here's what you need to know about the fix.Read more...
Just a few days after discovering a flaw that compromised millions of user accounts, a 19-year-old British college student found another flaw in Ebay's website. It's not as bad as the one that forced pretty much everybody to change their Ebay passwords. But it's not good, either.Read more...
jones_supa writes: "A notable security vulnerability has been discovered which impacts both OAuth and OpenID, which are software packages that provide a secure delegated access to websites. Wang Jing, a Ph.D student at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore,
The new updates repair various different vulnerabilities with the chief problem involving a bug that affects SSL connections that could be easily intercepted in both iOS and OSX.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/04/23/apple-patches-yet-another-ssl-flaw-ios-and-osx/
Information security firm, Zscaler, has found that the CNN news app sends user account information in unencrypted clear text, leaving it vulnerable to attack and compromising user anonymity.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/24/cnn-news-app-has-major-security-flaw-user-data-at-risk/
The White House has weighed in on the Heartbleed bug and its reported exploitation by the NSA.In a New York Times report on Saturday, senior administration officials said that President Obama has decided that when the NSA discovers major flaws in Internet security,
Researchers in Argentina discovered the vulnerability, fixed by this month's update, which allowed hackers to cause denial-of-service attacks and run up a user's phone bill through data usage.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/31/facebook-fixes-app-security-flaw-that-left-users-at-risk/
Google’s Project Zero security team recently turned its attention to Samsung’s Galaxy S6 Edge, and the results make for awkward reading: it found it found a total of “11 high-impact security issues” with the smartphone, with OEM software introducing new vulnerabilities.Read more...
Diss tracks looked a lot different in 1971.Here we have John Lennon performing in the studio with his fellow Beatle George Harrison and the Plastic Ono Band. The song? A funked out version of "How Do You Sleep?" from Lennon's second solo album, Imagine.The song's lyrics take aim Paul McCartney,
The internet has changed how kids learn about sex, but sex ed in the classroom still sucks. In Sex Ed 2.0, Mashable explores the state of sex ed and imagines a future where digital innovations are used to teach consent, sex positivity, respect, and responsibility.
You may know Nyle DiMarco from America's Next Top Model, where he was crowned the victor of the show's 22nd season, in 2015. You may have seen DiMarco demonstrate perfect rhythm on Dancing With the Stars, where he went home with yet another grand prize. DiMarco, in short, is a winner. But DiMarco,
Let's face it: Technology makes life a lot easier, doesn't it? With a few swipes and taps, you can do just about anything from hailing a cab, to meeting romantic suitors, to ordering a heaping plate of lo mein straight to your doorstep.SEE ALSO:
Convinced coloring and sketching is child's play? Think again.It may come as no surprise that drawing, painting, and other creative pursuits can actually bolster creativity, improve memory, decrease stress, and make you a better communicator. Not just a kiddie activity anymore, huh?SEE ALSO:
Presidents didn't always down twelve Diet Cokes and multiple McDonald's sammies per day. Some even ate their vegetables.Back in early 2010s, things were different. Better. More than a few of the country's leading political figures had decided to go vegan. In earlier eras,
On Sept. 14, Wendy Dockray strolled down to Newcomb Hollow Beach, on the shore of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The waves were mighty that day, so she went to watch the surf pound the shore. The waves also attracted surfers. "I actually thought, 'Aren't they worried?'" Dockray,
BERLIN — Customs officials at Zurich airport have seized 262 kilograms (578 pounds) of ivory that three Chinese men had dispatched from Tanzania, contraband that may have come from up to 50 elephants, Swiss authorities said Tuesday.See also:
Tuesday means only one thing if you're a Destiny fan: Reset day.It's that wonderful time when Bungie's rotating selection of high-reward activities are rebooted (along with any raid progress made in the previous week),
Last year, Playing House was dead.The show was effectively canceled. USA was about to declare an end to the series — and its push to produce half-hour comedies altogether. But then an intense letter-writing and social media campaign scored the show a surprise renewal.See also:
It has been nearly a year since Swatch announced it's remarkably innovative Sistem51 watch . It's a self-winding timepiece that has only has 51 parts. Forget smartwatches, get this simple dumbness on my wrist right now.Read more...
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You've probably seen screenshots and videos from the Chinese 3D avatar app MyIdol. It lets you upload an image of your face — or any image, really — and create your own virtual person.