cybersecurity

US Officials Plugged in Alleged Spy's Malware USB into Their PCs

US Officials Plugged in Alleged Spy’s Malware USB into Their PCs

What Do You Do With a Suspicious USB Drive? Remember that Chinese national who was arrested at President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-lago resort two weeks ago? The one who has ...

April 15, 2019 at 4:43 pm by
WikiLeaks Co-Founder Julian Assange Arrested in London

WikiLeaks Co-Founder Julian Assange Arrested in London

Facing US Extradition on Federal Conspiracy Charges WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange has now been arrested at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London. He is guilty of failing to ...

April 11, 2019 at 4:55 pm by
Huawei Chairman Says US Govt. Has "A Loser's Attitude"

Huawei Chairman Says US Govt. Has “A Loser’s Attitude”

Company Gloats Following Reports of $100B in Sales Huawei has finally crossed over the $100B sales figure for the first time. To celebrate the event, Huawei chairman Guo Ping ...

March 29, 2019 at 4:14 pm by

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

Chinese ‘State Backed’ Hackers Charged In The US

Hackers Charged With Attacks On US Companies There is little doubt that many countries apply what is known as ‘state-backed’ hacking groups. For those of you ...

December 21, 2018 at 9:04 am by
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Intel Enter Discussions To Potentially Sell McAfee

Intel May Be Preparing To Sell McAfee It has been a little over 7 years since Intel purchased the McAfee antivirus program. It is, however, perhaps something of a surprise to ...

December 15, 2018 at 9:08 am by
Bloomberg Claims Even More Hardware Tampering by Chinese

Bloomberg Claims Even More Hardware Tampering by China

Bloomberg Doubles Down on Accusing China Bloomberg reported last week of the Chinese spying on US companies through a miniscule chip installed on Supermicro server ...

October 10, 2018 at 3:44 pm by
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UK Banks Told To Reveal Meltdown Plans

UK Banks Are Told To Reveal Their Meltdown Contingency Plans With cybersecurity becoming a greater necessity as we further devote our society online, one of the highest ...

July 7, 2018 at 1:46 pm by
US Government Bans Use of Kaspersky Labs Software

US Government Bans Use of Kaspersky Labs Software

Just three months short after the General Services Administration removed Kaspersky Labs from the list of approved federal vendors, US Homeland Security has outright banned ...

September 13, 2017 at 11:39 pm by

“Great Firewall of Britain” Proposed

A proposal by the UK internet watchdog National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) to filter internet content at the DNS level has been dubbed the “Great Firewall of Great ...

September 19, 2016 at 4:09 pm by

Is Someone Plotting to Take Down the Whole Internet?

A renowned security technologist has revealed that someone – possibly Chinese or Russian – is planning to take down the online infrastructures that effectively run the ...

September 13, 2016 at 10:45 pm by

John McAfee’s Plan for a New Internet Will Make the ‘Cloud’ Obsolete

Kooky magnate John McAfee – businessman, US Presidential candidate, and alleged double murderer – has been flapping his lips again, this time to wax lyrical about his new ...

September 13, 2016 at 8:40 pm by

Hackers Stole Account Information of Over 68 Million Dropbox Users

If you’re a long-time Dropbox user, you’ll have noticed that recently the company distributed an email to a large number of its users recently, urging (and in some ...

August 31, 2016 at 8:00 pm by

eBay and Craigslist Used HDDs Often Come With Free Data

If you’re about to sell, trade, or throw away your storage device, it might not be a bad idea to purge everything on the drive. However, it looks like many of us leave ...

June 30, 2016 at 10:37 am by
LinkedIn

167 Million LinkedIn User Records For Sale by Hacker

On the dark web, a hacker has come out to be selling the account details of 167 million users of the professional social networking site LinkedIn. The hacker announced his ...

May 18, 2016 at 10:20 pm by