Cyber Security

Security And Hack Issues Revealed To Hot Tubs

Hot Tubs Hacking I daresay that many people for Christmas decided to treat themselves (or their family) to the purchase of a hot tub. Yes, I have to admit, there is something ...

December 26, 2018 at 2:11 pm by
twitter

Twitter Confirms ‘Unusual Traffic’ May Be Hacking Attempt

Twitter Confirms ‘Unusual Traffic’ May Be Hacking Any major organisation such as Twitter is clearly going to be a very tempting target for people who want to try ...

December 18, 2018 at 3:17 pm by
dell

Dell Issues Password Reset After Cyber Attack

Dell Issues Password Reset After Cyber Attack Despite their somewhat waning popularity in recent years, Dell is still one of the biggest major PC and laptop manufacturers out ...

November 29, 2018 at 12:01 pm by

Humble Store Releases Cyber Security Book Bundle

Humble Book Bundle I’m sure that many PC owners (well, gamers specifically) will be aware of the Humble Bundle. For those of you who are not, it is a website that ...

November 27, 2018 at 1:30 pm by
Marketing Firm Exactis Leaks Personal Info of Almost Entire US

Marketing Firm Exactis Leaks Personal Info of Almost Entire US

340 Million Individual Records Exactis is not a company name many Americans are familiar with. However, judging by the size of the latest data leak discovered by security ...

June 28, 2018 at 4:38 pm by

Digital Ransom Demands Skyrocket In The UK

Digital Ransom Demands Skyrocket In the UK by Anything Up To £150,000 Towards the beginning of last year, I predicted that 2017 would be rampant with lock-out malware ...

May 31, 2018 at 12:04 pm by

Researchers Find 1.5BN Sensitive Files are Exposed On the Internet

Internet Security Researchers Find 1.5BN Sensitive Files are Exposed Online The remit of internet security has probably never been more prominent than in recent years. With ...

April 8, 2018 at 5:39 pm by
mcafee

McAfee Warns Of Increased Major Security Threats

McAfee Warns About Cyber Security Keeping your computer and relevant accounts protected can be tough business these days. It seems that no matter how hard the anti-virus ...

March 13, 2018 at 3:22 pm by
UK Investing £20M to Find the Next Cyber Security Stars

UK Investing £20M to Find the Next Cyber Security Stars

The UK government is launching a new initiative called the Cyber Discovery programme. With a budget of £20M, it aims to get 15 to 18-year-old interested in cyber-security.  ...

November 20, 2017 at 3:08 pm by
3D-Printable Mask Bypasses Apple iPhone X's Face ID

3D-Printable Mask Bypasses Apple iPhone X’s Face ID

Apple‘s latest flagship iPhone the iPhone X is touting its Face ID feature as its most revolutionary security advancement yet. However, a Vietnamese cybersecurity firm ...

November 13, 2017 at 11:35 pm by

The Man Behind Password Guidelines Says ’50rrY, i g0t iT wR0nG’

I’m sorry, that password is incorrect… Please choose your password. I’m sorry, please choose a password with a capital letter. Sorry, please use a password ...

August 9, 2017 at 8:12 pm by

Companies Must Improve Online Security or Face Massive Fines

How safe do you think your data online is? We practically hear a story every week about how some major company has had it’s online data compromised. Based on this ...

August 8, 2017 at 3:05 pm by
Brit Who Stopped WannaCry Malware Global Attack Donating Reward to Charity

Brit Who Stopped WannaCry Donating Reward to Charity

Remember the 22-year old Brit credited for stopping the WannaCry malware? Which affected millions of computers globally. Going by the username “MalwareTech”, he ...

May 17, 2017 at 4:37 pm by
McDonalds App Leaks Personal Data of 2.2M Users

McDonalds App Leaks Personal Data of 2.2M Users

Bangalore-based security firm Fallible claims that personal data of over 2.2 million users have been leaked via the McDonalds App used for delivery in India called McDelivery. ...

March 21, 2017 at 12:01 pm by
Chromebook

Bounty for Chromebook Hack Doubled to $100,000

Many companies seek to outsource the finding of vulnerabilities in their products to external hackers, offering monetary rewards in exchange for details on successful hacks ...

March 15, 2016 at 11:41 pm by