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Catalin Cimpanu / Softpedia News:
Click-fraud botnet with 900K+ infected devices manipulates search results for Google, Bing, and other search engines according to Bitdefender study   —  Botnet made 900,000 victims all over the world  —  Researchers from Romanian security firm Bitdefender have revealed today the presence …
May 16, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / Softpedia News:
Verizon study highlights how bad network design, outdated systems, and old operating systems exposed a water treatment plant to inadvertent hacking   —  Hackers Modify Water Treatment Parameters by Accident  —  A group of hackers, previously involved in various hacktivism campaigns …
Mar 25, 2016, 7:05 AMIn context
Bogdan Popa / Softpedia News:
Microsoft says its Windows Store will continue to take Bitcoin payments and that wrong information had been posted to its FAQ   —  Windows 10 Store Will Continue to Support Bitcoin - Official Statement  —  An update made to the Windows Store FAQ page during the weekend revealed …
Mar 14, 2016, 4:37 PMIn context
Bogdan Popa / Softpedia News:
Microsoft Store no longer accepting Bitcoin, will let users spend remaining balance but won't offer refunds   —  Microsoft's Windows 10 Store No Longer Accepting Bitcoin  —  Microsoft has silently removed support for Bitcoin in the Windows 10 Store, despite the fact that the company adopted …
Mar 13, 2016, 12:45 PMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / Softpedia News:
Researchers at Michigan State unlocked fingerprint-protected Samsung Galaxy S6 and Huawei Honor 7 phones using inkjet prints   —  You Can Unlock Fingerprint-Protected Phones with a Regular Inkjet Printer  —  Two researchers have come up with a new method of hacking smartphones …
Mar 9, 2016, 2:00 AMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / Softpedia News:
Facebook fixes flaw that could have been used to reset the password of any user, paid $15K to the independent security researcher who discovered the flaw   —  Facebook Fixes Bug That Allowed You to Reset Anyone's Password  —  Facebook has paid $15,000 (€13,600) to an independent security researcher …
Mar 8, 2016, 11:20 AMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / Softpedia News:
Mozilla to Completely Shut Down Its Persona Login System in November 2016   —  Mozilla's Ryan Kelly has announced that the foundation will completely disavow its former brainchild and shut down the Persona single-sign-on system on November 30, 2016.  —  Launched in 2011, the Mozilla Persona service …
Jan 12, 2016, 11:50 AMIn context
Cosmin Vasile / Softpedia News:
Intel's 64-Bit Mobile Chips Will Have OS-(B)Locking Features   —  Bad news for Android users planning to purchase smartphones powered by Intel's next-generation 64-bit Merrifield chipsets, as the company has confirmed that these SOCs will be OS-locked.  —  According to German site Golem.de …
Mar 17, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
Gabriela Vatu / Softpedia News:
Google Changes Policy for Chrome Extensions, Seeks to Kill Multi-Purpose Tools   —  Google is cracking down on extensions that are slowing down your browser experience as it updates the Chrome Web Store policy to dictate that extensions must have a single purpose.
Dec 20, 2013, 4:50 PMIn context
Gabriela Vatu / Softpedia News:
Google Files for Patent of Neck Tattoo with Built-In Microphone   —  It's been proven numerous times over the years that Google is not always the creator of the most conventional products and the fact that it often has its eyes on the future is quite easy to notice.
Nov 11, 2013, 7:20 PMIn context

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