security

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

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

Mechanical Keyboard Sends Key-press Data to Remote Server

A user over at the RBT Asia forums have noticed that their MantisTek GK2 mechanical keyboard appears to be logging and sending data remotely. This keyboard is one of the many ...

November 7, 2017 at 6:51 pm by

Steam Now Offering Digital Gift Cards—Available Worldwide

Steam is finally announcing the availability of digital gift cards, which makes gifting games to friends much easier. Although physical gift cards have been available for a ...

October 26, 2017 at 6:00 pm by

Amazon Key Delivers Packages Directly Inside Your Home

Online shipping giant Amazon is launching their new Amazon Key service for Prime members. This service takes home delivery one-step further by letting delivery agents into ...

October 25, 2017 at 4:24 pm by

A Microsoft ‘Secret Hidden Database’ of Software Vulnerabilities was Hacked

Major revelation in security breach at Microsoft Hacking and security, in general, is a growing matter of concern for many. Hearing of new attacks frankly isn’t that ...

October 18, 2017 at 11:20 am by

North Korea Sabotaged a UK TV Drama Series to Stop it Being Made

Sadly, it wasn’t the X-Factor If I was to list a number of countries I would like to live in, North Korea wouldn’t feature very high. I’m sure that by and ...

October 17, 2017 at 10:47 am by

Microsoft Develops Wi-Fi Vulnerability Windows Patch

Earlier today, we reported on a major flaw in WPA2 Wi-Fi encryption. Researchers dubbed the exploit Key Reinstallation Attack, or Krack. In particular, the vulnerability ...

October 16, 2017 at 6:34 pm by

Fatal Flaw in ‘Majority’ of the Worlds Wi-Fi Security Authentication Found

The dangers of wi-fi connections We all connect to wi-fi connections. Particularly when they’re free to access, which is a highly commonplace thing these days. Pubs, ...

October 16, 2017 at 2:21 pm by

UK Claims Iran is Behind June Cyberattack on Parliament

Security services notes that a continuous and deliberate cyberattack against the UK Parliament took place on June 23. This involves efforts trying to uncover weak passwords on ...

October 15, 2017 at 2:49 pm by

2013 Yahoo Security Breach Worse Than Previously Thought

Web service provider Yahoo infamously had a massive security breach in 2013. Today they have sent out a notice  disclosing a higher number of accounts than previously ...

October 3, 2017 at 11:13 pm by

Microsoft Extends $15,000 per-Bug Bounty Program

Microsoft is extending their MS Office Bounty Program until the end of 2017. The program originally was only to last until June 15. However, the software giant is happy with ...

September 18, 2017 at 11:40 pm by

TP-Link Unveils KC120 Kasa Cam Smart Camera

TP-Link introduced the latest Kasa smart home family member, the KC120 Kasa Cam. The new camera comes with night vision, thus supplementing the already existing offerings. ...

September 14, 2017 at 9:11 pm by

Hackers Successfully Infiltrate Power Grid Control Systems

Who is in control of your power? Reports are emerging that a hacking group target and successfully gained access to the US power grid distribution service. This, in effect, ...

September 6, 2017 at 4:08 pm by

Spyware Created for Parents to Identify if their Children are Gay

Spyware to identify gay children? In the 21st century, there is very little out there any more that genuinely shocks me. The news today is so wide and prevalent that society ...

August 24, 2017 at 3:52 pm by

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