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...
Trying to choose between Spotify Premium, Apple Music, and Amazon Music Unlimited is an ongoing internal struggle. (Are we being dramatic? Nope.)Let's make it easy: For a limited time, you can get six months of Amazon Music Unlimited for free when you buy a select Amazon Echo or Fire device.
In 1948, Air Force Secretary Stuart Symington stationed the United States' long-range nuclear bombers at Offutt Air Force Base in eastern Nebraska, a location safe in the middle of the nation and well-insulated from the coast.But 70 years later, the base — now home to the U.S.
A lot of promises were made about what the future would look like, and there's definitely a severe lack of robot butlers. Are we supposed to clean, cook, and make our own tea? Fortunately, we have a little bit of help with the cleaning part thanks to products like the ECOVACS Deebot robot vacuum.
Can Stadia succeed where others have failed?Google's first entry into the world of mainstream gaming certainly has the lineup to meet Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony on even footing. But it's bigger than that: rather than relying on traditional console hardware, Stadia lives inside of Chrome.
Devin Nunes, Republican congressman from California and Trump lapdog, is suing Twitter for a deeply hilarious reason.The thrust of the Nunes' lawsuit is that two parody accounts — @DevinNunesMom and @DevinCow — defamed Nunes with the assistance of the third defendant, strategist Liz Mair.
The hyper-realistic reflection of light on the ground in front of the car should've given it away, but I was so distracted by the realness of everything else that I didn't pick up on the clues that the BMW 8 series coupe I was looking at wasn't the real thing.
According to a survey by the American Psychological Association, cases of mental health disorders rose exponentially among kids and young adults around 2011. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Youth, Social Media, Depression, and Screen Time
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:
While some of you might find no interest in a file manager for Windows Phone, there will be some who are itching to have this feature native in Windows Phone. While we have yet to see an official file manager make its appearance,
在本周早些时候的 TechCrunch Disrupt 大会上，评级机构分析师 Fred Wilson 表示：他们（苹果）在云领域没有什么值得炫耀的，而且我认为目前他们在云领域的服务等也不是很拿得出手。
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尽管LG G4要在4月28号才能与我们正式见面，但是LG Display已经提前晒出了有望在G4上使用的5.5英寸QHD显示屏。
The night is dark and full of punditry.On the April 13 episode of The Nightly Show, host Larry Wilmore explained how the plot of HBO's Game of Thrones is eerily comparable to the plot and players in the 2016 presidential election.See also:
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People trying to create new PlayStation Network accounts this Christmas are running into a significant digital roadblock which is keeping people from effectively using their new PlayStation 4s. Sony is currently failing to immediately send verification e-mails to new users,