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... the state of Iowa hired cybersecurity firm C... Read all  ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Security researchers at Purdue and U. of Iowa confirm what many security experts have long feared: there are serious security weaknesses in 5G that undermine the promised security and privacy protections. About ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
... security, according to the college. Chang does not cite any undergraduate degree in her biography, but her LinkedIn account mentions the University of the Nations, an unaccredited Christian school with ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
4. Ethnicity detection camera
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Here's an ad from Hikvision, the worlds' largest security camera company, boasting of its products' utility in detecting people's ethnicity. James Vincent writes that it "speaks volumes about the brutal ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
... The lawsuit, filed by Gambia, alleges that: Starting in October 2016 and then again in August 2017, Myanmar’s security forces engaged in so-called “clearance operations” against the Rohingya, a distinct ...
Monday, 11 November 2019
The latest iteration of the Pwn2Own hacking contest just underscored an all-too-common flaw with smart home devices. The security research team Fluoroacetate hacked into an Amazon Echo Show 5 by taking ...
Sunday, 10 November 2019
Chronicle started as a project within X, the Alphabet-owned moonshot factory, until it became its own cybersecurity company under Google's parent corporation. It was supposed to be an independent ...
Saturday, 09 November 2019
... for the worker. But for management — and especially IT — it can be a real hassle configuring settings, installing security protocols and keeping up with updates. For Apple users, there's an easy fix with ...
Friday, 08 November 2019
... through "thousands of private accounts seeking personal information" of use to the kingdom's security forces, reports NPR. Ahmad Abouammo, a U.S. citizen, was a media partnerships manager at Twitter who ...
Thursday, 07 November 2019
... for making stalkerware, but for making stalkerware poorly. The company has suffered multiple security breaches over the past several years, including attacks from “vigilante hackers” who deleted petabytes ...
Thursday, 07 November 2019
Twitter has some very serious security explaining to do. The Department of Justice is charging former Twitter employees with espionage on allegations of improperly accessing the accounts of people who ...
Thursday, 07 November 2019
In Indianapolis, a confused deer crashed through a glass window into a suburban school, sending teachers and students into security lockdown mode. Hinkle Creek Elementary School Principal Jack Lawrence ...
Tuesday, 05 November 2019
NetworkWorld: Red Hat has just today announced the availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.1, promising improvements in manageability, security and performance. Read all  ...
Tuesday, 05 November 2019
Facebook's Portal video chat displays have faced quite a bit of scrutiny over the past year due to the company's terrible record when it comes to privacy, security and lack of transparency. Perhaps ...
Tuesday, 05 November 2019
15. Top Application Security Products
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eSecurityPlanet: Application security is a widespread problem. These security tools can help find and fix application vulnerabilities before hackers exploit them. Read all  ...
Monday, 04 November 2019
... national security official and GOP aides caught trying to out the original whistleblower's name. A good example of the goalposts being loudly hauled comes courtesy of Ben Shapiro, the cool kids' philosopher: The ...
Monday, 04 November 2019
Exposed databases are already enough of a security problem, but the latest incident could be particularly damaging for both porn site visitors and sex workers. Condition:Black security researchers have ...
Sunday, 03 November 2019
Recently TikTok's popularity has exploded worldwide, and so has scrutiny over the app's parent company ByteDance and its relationship to the Chinese government. Now Reuters reports that the Committee ...
Saturday, 02 November 2019
Aw, and they only took one piece each despite being terrifying dinosaurs. Home surveillance cameras get a lot of criticism around here, but no matter what horrible civil liberties implications there be, ...
Friday, 01 November 2019
Wait for it. This is good candy karma. Not sure who the person was who recorded it on their li'l home security camera, but the video has gone viral and it's sweet. A kid trick-or-treating on Halloween ...
Friday, 01 November 2019
In 2017, a month after Trump named Rudy Giuliani to be his cybersecurity officer, Giuliani locked himself out of his iPhone. So he waited in line at a San Francisco Apple store to get the Genius Bar to ...
Friday, 01 November 2019
Like many tech writers, I've been struggling to wrap my head around the brand-new Pixel 4's face unlock security #fail. Before the phone was even released, BBC technology reporter Chris Fox ...
Friday, 01 November 2019
Sue-Lin Wong is the Financial Times's South China reporter; this week, she attended the China Public Security expo, the country's largest surveillance tech show, held biannually in Shenzhen. In a ghastly ...
Friday, 01 November 2019
24. Top Cloud Management Platforms
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... well security controls. Read all  ...
Friday, 01 November 2019