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AMD Quietly Fixed Four GPU Security Issues in its 20.1.1 Driver

January has so far proven to be a rather busy driver update month for AMD. At the time of writing, we’ve already seen three different update versions launches so far! It ...

January 24, 2020 at 10:11 am by

German Government to Spend $877,000 on Windows 7 ESU

So, it’s been a little over a week now since Windows 7 officially entered its end-of-life. The good news is that so far the world hasn’t torn itself apart. With ...

January 22, 2020 at 11:07 am by

Microsoft to fix Actively Exploited Internet Explorer Security Flaw

Now, the chances are that the vast majority of you reading this probably don’t use Internet Explorer. With around 80% of us using Google Chrome, the remaining 20% is ...

January 19, 2020 at 11:09 am by

Austria’s Foreign Ministry Confirms ‘Serious Cyber-Attack’

It’s pretty well known that there are various organizations (and even countries) that are dedicated to hacking sensitive information from various governments around the ...

January 5, 2020 at 12:18 pm by

The 25 Worst Passwords of 2019 Have Been Revealed

With the vast majority of us now having several online accounts (if not hundreds), it can sometimes be rather difficult to come up with solid (and more importantly, memorable) ...

December 21, 2019 at 11:27 am by

EA Sparks Panic Following A Poorly Worded E-mail

The chances are they if you’re an avid PC gamer, then you probably (like it or not) have the EA Origin app installed on your system. Now, as always, you’ll ...

November 21, 2019 at 10:31 am by

Intel To Address 77 Security Issues This Month Via Updates

Security updates are part and parcel of any involvement with technological products these days. Well, at least those that have some association with the online world. As such, ...

November 13, 2019 at 10:45 am by

Microsoft Confirms Huge Internet Explorer Security Exploit

So, I’m going to start by stating the obvious as its something you probably already said to yourself as you read the title. Who is still using Internet Explorer, right? ...

September 25, 2019 at 10:11 am by

Microsoft To Separate Security Patches From General Updates

It’s hardly any secret that Microsoft is earning (a somewhat deserved) reputation over their update quality. Mostly stemming since the launch of Windows 10. We have, for ...

September 24, 2019 at 10:57 am by

A New SIM-Based Spying Flaw Has Been Discovered

It has always been hypothetically possible that, in terms of your smartphone’s security, the SIM card has represented a far greater risk than the actual software. ...

September 15, 2019 at 12:44 pm by

Two YouTubers Arrested Attempting to ‘Storm Area 51’

With it being just under a week now until the ‘Storm Area 51’ social media group supposedly attempts a mass raid on the highly-secure military site, it’s ...

September 14, 2019 at 11:53 am by

Firefox Releases a Beta VPN Addon That You Can Try Out Now!

Despite Firefox being, relatively speaking, quite a small player in the world of internet browsers (with a market share of around 5%) it still has a very strong and loyal ...

September 12, 2019 at 9:41 am by

Nuclear Plant Staff Compromise Security To Mine Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency mining has taken something of a backseat since Bitcoin crashed in early 2018. With the price steadily recovering, however, it is still practiced by a lot of ...

August 25, 2019 at 11:14 am by

Microsoft Surprises All By Releasing an Xbox 360 Update Patch

At the time of writing it has been 14 years since the Xbox 360 launched and over 2 years since Microsoft officially discontinued the system. As such, you might have been ...

August 22, 2019 at 2:08 pm by

Microsoft Offers $30,000 Bounty To Find Bugs In New Edge

Last week Microsoft released the beta for their upcoming Edge update that would feature a transition to the chromium platform. Better late than never, right? Only currently ...

August 22, 2019 at 1:51 pm by

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