Neowin News Feed for: Blackhat Neowin News Feed for: Blackhat en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Facebook awards $800,000 to ten projects securing the internet <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Facebook has announced the winners of its $800,000 prize money for projects that look to enhance the security and privacy of internet and Facebook user online and off. It&#039;ll give $200,000 more soon. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:12:01 +0000 HP releases trailer for new "The Wolf" short starring Christian Slater and Jonathan Banks <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HP has been highlighting computer security recently with short YouTube videos. Today HP released a new trailer for the third film in The Wolf series, a soon-to-be-released 20 minute film. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Christopher White) Wed, 08 Aug 2018 23:52:02 +0000 Clickity-Clack: Researcher steals data via typing sounds through Skype conference calls <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At Blackhat, a security researcher presented his findings on how he is able to decode typing sounds over Skype to determine exactly what is being typed. Be careful when on conference calls&#33; <a href="">Read more...</a> (Christopher White) Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:42:01 +0000 Black Hat: Shooting down drones in the wild <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With drones flying around seemingly everywhere, companies are coming up with anti-drone technology. At a Black Hat talk, we learned which ones work and which ones are nothing but snake oil. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Christopher White) Fri, 28 Jul 2017 05:50:01 +0000 HP shows off new season of "The Wolf," starring Christian Slater, at Black Hat USA <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As one of the sponsors of Black Hat, HP is highlighting printer security, as well as showing the latest season of The Wolf, a well made short film that shows a dramatized version of what could happen. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Christopher White) Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:02:01 +0000 Black Hat USA Keynote: Facebook's CSO talks about defense, system abuse, and lack of empathy <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At the Blackhat USA 2017 keynote, the founder recapped his thoughts on the future of security while Alex Stamos, Facebook&#039;s Chief Security Officer, thinks the industry needs to focus on defense. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Christopher White) Thu, 27 Jul 2017 04:30:02 +0000 For a time, Segway miniPRO hoverboards could have been hijacked by hackers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After months of analysis, a security researcher discovered that the Segway miniPRO could be compromised, allowing interested attackers to track down and take control of these hoverboards. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:02:02 +0000