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...
They both got kicked out of different Washington, D.C. area restaurants on Friday. But only one suffered unjust treatment.While White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders used her government Twitter account on Saturday to criticize a private business that politely asked her to leave,
*Beyoncé voice*: Have you ever seen the crowd...of Beyoncé stans draped in white sheets and dancing to their idol's latest single? No? Let us introduce you to the #APESHITCHALLENGE.Per Twitter Moments, it's a meme inspired by the first single from Jay-Z and Beyoncé's joint album EVERYTHING IS LOVE.
Jon Snow and Ygritte finally tied the knot, everyone! And all your Game of Thrones faves were there to celebrate.On Saturday, Kit Harington and Rose Leslie — who fell in love after playing on-screen love interests — got married in Scotland, and yes,
Now that the royal wedding is well in our rearview mirrors, it's time to fawn over the second most important wedding of 2018: The marriage of Jon Snow and Ygritte (or, rather, Kit Harington and Rose Leslie.)The current and former Game of Thrones stars married in Scotland on Saturday before friends,
This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about the only nice thing that happened on the internet this week. First up: A very cute meme.It was a tough week.Between the reports of horrific conditions at the U.S.
The Red Hen restaurant in Lexington, Virginia, is being bombarded with online reviews after refusing to serve Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Donald Trump's press secretary, and her family.On Friday night, Jaike Foley-Schultz, who claims to be a waiter at The Red Hen,
Marvel fans: Get excited.People got to check out Ant-Man and the Wasp for the first time on Friday night, and while reviews will have to wait until next week, the inevitable tweeting has begun. And if the initial reaction from critics is any indication,
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:
Just a day after a Massachusetts court said that current state law didn't specifically address "upskirt" snapshots (and so left taking them legal in itself, however annoying or invasive), an alert Massachusetts legislature has crafted and passed a bill to fix the glitch,
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SEATTLE — It's been rumored for years that Amazon has been working on a smartphone of its own, but today is the day we'll finally see it rear its head. Its probable 3D, six-camera'd head, that is.
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威锋网讯，有不少朋友认为 iOS 7 和 iOS 8 的 dock 栏设计不尽如人意，如果自己的设备越狱了不少人第一时间就会把 dock 栏去掉，或者是换一个风格，或一种外观，而 iOS 开发者 Miner 近日放出了一款名为 RoundDock 的插件，不知道你是否会觉得这样的 dock 栏看起来更舒服？
It’s been a few days since Coinbase launched their official Exchange, a dashboard for active Bitcoin traders that lets you buy and sell based on real time pricing.
近日微信“摇一摇·周边”（以下简称摇周边）入口正式对外开放。 摇周边是微信基于低功耗蓝牙技术（即iBeacon […]
Airport strikes and the summer go together like Sid and Nancy, but a strike headed to two of New York City's airports Wednesday could cause a bigger headache than your average one.More than 1,