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Stay safe online - 2021-08-04
Potentially unwanted apps will now be automatically blocked by Windows 10

Potentially unwanted apps will now be automatically blocked by Windows 10

Windows 10 makes blocking potentially unwanted programs a default setting. More
News  2021-08-04
Consent phishing attackers targeting Office 365 users

Consent phishing attackers targeting Office 365 users

A clever phishing campaign spotted by Microsoft security researchers. More
News Spam and phishing  2021-08-03

Zoom’s $85 million settlement in user privacy and “Zoombombing” lawsuit

Zoom’s $85 million settlement in user privacy and “Zoombombing” lawsuit

Zoom's exponential growth during the pandemic brings light to never ending data privacy issues. More
News Security  2021-08-02
Biden: cyber-attacks could lead to a full-blown war

Biden: cyber-attacks could lead to a full-blown war

The United States of America warns rogue nations who support and sponsor cybercriminals. More
News Security  2021-07-30
Spotted a bug? Report it on the new Google bug bounty platform

Spotted a bug? Report it on the new Google bug bounty platform

Google announced a new site for bug hunters. As Google with great joy celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Vulnerability Rewards Program , the well-known tech company announced a new bug bounty platform for vulnerability hunters. More
News  2021-07-29

New World killing off Nvidia GPUs: how technology failures continue

New World killing off Nvidia GPUs: how technology failures continue

New World gamers face problems with burning graphics cards. More
General News  2021-07-28
Microsoft stops support for Internet Explorer 11 in August

Microsoft stops support for Internet Explorer 11 in August

The plug is finally getting pulled by Microsoft 365. The era has come to an end as Microsoft is kindly reminding customers that Microsoft 365 apps and all services will stop supporting the Internet Explorer 11 web browser on August 17, 2021. More

Cracked versions of Windows 11 infect thousands with malware

Cracked versions of Windows 11 infect thousands with malware

People rush to try the new Windows 11 - resort to insecure sources, Kaspersky says. More
After Vid.me purchase news sites are now showing embedded porn videos

After Vid.me purchase news sites are now showing embedded porn videos

Naughty videos greeted readers of major new sites after porn company 5 Star HD Porn bought the expired domain. More
News Spam and phishing  2021-07-23
Updated Chrome 92 said to block phishing attacks 50 times faster

Updated Chrome 92 said to block phishing attacks 50 times faster

Updates for Google Chrome can significantly improve the security while browsing online. More
News Spam and phishing  2021-07-22

After the Colonial pipeline attack, DHS presents new security rules

After the Colonial pipeline attack, DHS presents new security rules

TSA worked with CISA to provide cybersecurity guidelines to prevent a repetition of major attacks. More
News Security  2021-07-21
Cybersecurity needs to change as deepfakes threaten our identities

Cybersecurity needs to change as deepfakes threaten our identities

Identity theft and other fraud can be easier with deepfake technologies. More
News Security  2021-07-20

Spyware made by NSO Group deployed on iPhones with the latest software

Spyware made by NSO Group deployed on iPhones with the latest software

iMessage flaws used to target journalists and activists. A recent report of non-governmental, human rights organization Amnesty International and non-profit project Forbidden Stories showed the findings of spyware made by Israeli surveillance firm NSO Group and deployed on iPhones which are running with Apple's l... More
WooCommerce releases patch for the flaw that affects WordPress sites

WooCommerce releases patch for the flaw that affects WordPress sites

Millions of WordPress sites threatened by the vulnerability: potential data compromise. More
News Security  2021-07-16
Joker Android malware is back: updated and even more dangerous

Joker Android malware is back: updated and even more dangerous

Mobile billing-fraud based malware is using new tactics to breach devices security. More

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