FIVE Things (NOT 10: these are REAL) from the WINDOWS 10 event

Jan 23, 2015 by

FIVE Things (NOT 10: these are REAL) from the WINDOWS 10 event Microsoft Operation Relevance – how’s it doing? Written by Andrew Orlowski / Courtesy of The Register Analysis Microsoft offered a teaser of its work across its three main platforms yesterday, enough to give us an insight into how well Operation Relevance is going. It’s very...

read more

Jimmy Kimmel gets people to give him their passwords

Jan 17, 2015 by

Jimmy Kimmel gets people to give him their passwords In another video subterfuge, the comedian shows how gullible people are about cybersecurity. Written by Chris Matyszczyk / Courtesy of CNET Online life has made us blase. We’re so enamored of everything being so convenient and free that we’re not too careful about someone taking...

read more

Inside CryptoWall 2.0: Ransomware, professional edition

Jan 9, 2015 by

Inside CryptoWall 2.0: Ransomware, professional Code that switches from 32-bit to 64-bit and turns off Windows’ defenses. Written by Sean Gallagher / Courtesy of Arstechnica It’s been over a year since the first wave of cryptographic extortion malware hit computers. Since then, an untold number of individuals, small businesses and even...

read more

Politician’s fingerprint reproduced using photos of her hands

Jan 2, 2015 by

Politician’s fingerprint reproduced using photos of her hands At a Chaos Computer Club convention, hacker Starbug suggests notable people wear gloves. Written by Megan Geuss / Courtesy of Arstechnica Last week at a Chaos Computer Club (CCC) convention in Hamburg, Germany, German hacker Starbug claimed he reproduced a fingerprint belonging to...

read more

Expert Hacker Believes Sony Hack Was An Inside Job

Dec 22, 2014 by

North Korea Didn’t Do It: Expert Hacker Believes Sony Hack Was An Inside Job Courtesy of Inquisitr North Korea is innocent of the Sony hack, according to expert hacker and cyber security pro Marc W. Rogers. Rogers has managed security for Vodafone, spent five years working as the CSO for a real estate and asset management conglomerate in South...

read more

How To De-Tech Your Family For The Holidays

Dec 16, 2014 by

How To De-Tech Your Family For The Holidays Written by Leanne Tan / Courtesy of Hongkiat It’s that time of the year where the family comes together around the table to savour each other’s company and the sumptuous meal in front of them. Then… a notification sound comes in – there goes someone checking on Facebook or a messaging app again....

read more