security

F-Secure Reveals Another Intel Security Flaw

F-Secure Reveals Another Intel Security Flaw Involving AMT

While Intel is feeling the brunt of criticisms for the Meltdown and Spectre security flaws revealed recently, their problems are not over yet. Security researchers from ...

January 15, 2018 at 11:28 pm by
Majority of Chromebooks Safe from Meltdown Vulnerability

Majority of Chromebooks Safe from Meltdown Vulnerability

Google has released a list of products covering their entire Chromebook model line, showing which ones are vulnerable from Meltdown. Following the Meltdown and Spectre flaw ...

January 13, 2018 at 2:14 pm by
AMD Responds to Microsoft Spectre Patch's 'Unbootable' Issue

AMD Responds to Microsoft Spectre Patch’s ‘Unbootable’ Issue

Microsoft is halting the release of their security patch KB4056892 released over the weekend. The security patch addresses security concerns regarding GPZ Variant 1 (a Spectre ...

January 10, 2018 at 3:21 pm by
Intel Forms Internal Security Group to Tackle CPU Issues

Intel Forms Internal Security Group to Tackle CPU Issues

After the wake of news of the major security flaw involving Intel microprocessors, CEO Bryan Krzanich intends to tackle it head on by creating a new internal security group. ...

January 9, 2018 at 6:04 pm by
scammer

Facebook Adds A New Security Feature To Help Prevent Scammers

Facebook adds new features to prevent scammers On occasions, you may have received a someone legitimate-looking e-mail from Facebook. In it, they will likely either give a ...

December 21, 2017 at 1:38 pm by

Top 25 Worst Passwords From 2017 Are Revealed

Top 25 worst passwords of 2017! The end of the year is fast approaching. As such, during this time, we get to see a lot of ‘best and worsts’ of the year. One of ...

December 21, 2017 at 1:23 pm by

Three Laptop Makers Are Disabling Intel ME

For years now, security experts warned that Intel’s Management Engine (ME) is at risk of being exploited; ME allows administrators to remotely access a computer and is ...

December 3, 2017 at 8:50 pm by

Facebook May Shortly Ask You to Send Them A Selfie

Facebook may shortly ask you to send them a selfie to prove that you are a human being I hate selfies and no, it’s not because I’m a miserable sod. I hate ...

November 29, 2017 at 2:59 pm by
Cherry Announces MC 4900 Mouse with Fingerprint ID Scanner

Cherry Announces MC 4900 Mouse with Fingerprint ID Scanner

Cherry Corp. has a new mouse with a very unique design. It comes with its own built-in finger print reader integrated behind the scroll wheel. This of course, makes it perfect ...

November 28, 2017 at 11:29 pm by
Facebook Rolling Out AI for Detecting Suicidal Posts

Facebook Rolling Out AI for Detecting Suicidal Posts

Facebook has a new feature in their disposal. This time however, it is for something very serious as it has real lives at stake. The social media giant is rolling out a new ...

November 27, 2017 at 11:12 pm by
IMGUR Reveals Passwords and E-Mails Were Stolen in 2014 Hack

IMGUR Reveals Passwords and E-Mails Were Stolen in 2014 Hack

Popular image sharing social media platform IMGUR is revealing details about a security breach in 2014. This hack apparently resulted in user account information, passwords ...

November 25, 2017 at 5:37 pm by

Intel Admits to Vulnerability in Its Post-2008 CPUs

We’ve reported multiple times that every Intel processor after 2008 is vulnerable to remote attack. The culprit is Intel’s Management Engine – included within every ...

November 21, 2017 at 5:42 pm by
US Military Spying Archive Left Open in Amazon Web Service

US Military Spying Archive Left Open in Amazon Web Service

Here’s a lesson why hiring the lowest bidder usually is not the brightest idea. The US military just got caught with their pants down, leaving terabytes of data wide ...

November 19, 2017 at 8:05 pm by

Researchers Find Poor Coding Leaves Banks Vulnerable to Hacking

Researchers find that sloppy coding in the finance sector leaves 1.3 million weaknesses Just how safe is your money? It depends on where you keep it I suppose. If it’s ...

November 14, 2017 at 3:02 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