Intel posted a bulletin regarding a security vulnerability that affects most of its modern chips, including 6th-, 7th-, and 8th-generation Core processors, along with Xeon, Atom, and Celeron chips.
With the recent launch of ProtonMail 3.12, the team added secure contact storage which features an advanced feature called digital signature verification which ensures no tampering of contact data.
Amazon Key allows delivery people into your home to drop off a package, forcing you to trust that they won't ransack the place. A newly discovered security flaw allows the Cloud Cam to be disabled.
In Nokia's latest Threat Intelligence Report, it was revealed that smartphones account for 72% of mobile network infections for 2017, with Android being the most targeted platform.
As part of an effort to remove apps that exploit Accessibility services to serve malware, Google has emailed developers to remove their app if it doesn't really help users with the app experience.
An exploit that takes advantage of antivirus programs has been discovered by a security expert. By abusing NTFS junctions, an attacker can move malware out of quarantine and launch them on the system.
Microsoft has partnered with security vendors Bitdefender, Lookout, and Ziften to extend the Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection tool to additional platforms in order to address threats.
Mozilla has launched a new website to help you decide what to buy this Christmas. The list, instead of focusing on features or pricing, puts privacy at the forefront, breaking information down well.
With the threat of hacking always in the background, Microsoft has published a document detailing the best ways for the hardware and firmware of Windows 10 devices to remain secure from threats.
Two banking Trojans, Qakbot and Emotet, have recently shown a rise in activity, according to a recent report by Microsoft. It is now also infecting small to large businesses aside from home users.
A new phishing scam pretending to be from Netflix has recently been discovered, telling recipients that their subscription has expired, and they have to "re-activate" to continue enjoying the service.
A new Android malware attack makes use of phishing, Trojan infection and data theft, all combined in a single scheme. At least 20,000 in Austria have already fallen to the banking scheme.
Crunchyroll, a popular online streaming service for watching anime, was recently the victim of a DNS hijack which saw a malicious payload delivered to otherwise unsuspecting users.
The Tor Project has announced the timeline for the implementation of the new, more secure onion services. The project has already started the transition which will take a few years to become default.
The New York Times has launched a version of its website which is only accessible through the Tor network. The implementation will make it more secure to connect to the site via Tor.
A programmer managed to develop an app for iOS that, once given access, would take pictures of him and upload them without informing him. Facial recognition could also be exploited by the loophole.
Google has released a transparency report about Chrome traffic and how much of it is encrypted. It reveals that while Chrome for Android has the least amount encrypted, it's also the fastest growing.
Chromium based secure web browser developed to provide maximum level of security, transparency and privacy.
The LineageOS project has committed several fixes to its custom ROM which will help mitigate the KRACK vulnerability which made WPA2 protocol a target for hacking. It's good news for Android users.
A new vulnerability has been found which compromises the previously secure WPA2. The revelation was made by researchers. The US Computer Emergency Readiness Team is due to publish more details today.
A test by cybersecurity firm NSS Labs shows that Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 is better at protecting against phishing than Google Chrome on Chrome OS and Mozilla's Firefox browser.
In the wake of the launch of the iPhone 8, 8 Plus and X, a number of scammers are luring unsuspecting users into giving up their personal information with the promise of a free iPhone.
A vulnerability has been exposed in iOS, in hopes that Apple will fix the problem and protect its users. The phishing attack prompts with a very convincing iTunes Store sign-in dialog box.
The privacy-oriented Librem 5 for Purism has smashed its crowdfunding goal of $1,500,000 with two weeks to spare. The phone is expected to begin shipping in January of 2019, with a dev kit in 2018.
Proofpoint has released a report outlining how hackers managed to create malware-filled fake update-ads for popular Internet browsers that millions of people were exposed to while on PornHub.
A fraudulent extension that mimicked the popular Adblock Plus extension was allowed to be listed on the Chrome Web Store, tricking 37,000 users into downloading it before being removed.
A researcher from Google's Project Zero suggests Microsoft may be putting users of Windows 7 at risk by giving priority to Windows 10 for patches, thereby leaving clues on how to attack the older OS.
Security researcher Will Strafach has found that Uber was granted special permissions by Apple that enabled its app to silently record your screen. Uber is the only app known to have such permissions.
According to a report from Politico, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's personal phone has been compromised for months. The digital attack came to light after Kelly complained about glitches.
A new report by The Wall Street Journal claims a Russian-backed breach of the NSA allowed hackers to steal sensitive data on US cyber defense, possibly through the use of Kaspersky software.
Every smartphone these days has some sort of security to help you keep your handset locked up tight against it falling into the wrong hands. But Samsung really wants you to secure your Galaxy Note8.
Yahoo today updated its estimation of the number of accounts affected by a 2013 leak to include all 3 billion users, up from 1 billion earlier, which was already considered the largest hack ever.
Mozilla has completely revamped the Firefox Privacy Notice. It made several improvements to make sure users know exactly where they stand if they decide to find out how their data is being used.
The Tor Project has released the 7.0.6 update for the Tor Browser. The update brings some foundational improvements, and a new security warning when entering into full screen mode.
A loophole in SMB servers is being used by attackers to fool Windows Defender into scanning a clean-looking file. In reality, however, the file has been switched to ultimately allow execution.
A web security expert recently found a bug in Microsoft's Internet Explorer web browser that utilizes HTML tags that potentially reveal a user's browsing habits to an unauthorized third party.
If you were having mail issues with the release of iOS 11 last week, you will want to download the new update 11.0.1, which fixes the Outlook and Exchange problem of the server rejecting emails.
Apple is set to release macOS High Sierra later today and when it does it'll come with a new EFI checker utility to ensure that the firmware on your Mac has not been altered by malware.
A member of Adobe's security incident response team accidentally posted the private PGP key for its email account to a blog. Although removed, there are potential implications for the blunder.
A recent study by security firm McAfee regarding celebrities that generate the most dangerous web results reveal Avril Lavigne at the top of the list, which is reportedly caused by free mp3 searches.