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Catalin Cimpanu / Softpedia News:
TCP Flaw in Linux Servers Allows Web Traffic Hijacking   —  All Linux kernels put out in the past four years affected  —  CVE-2016-5696 is the ID of a serious security flaw that affects the TCP implementation in the Linux kernel, which, if exploited, allows an attacker to hijack unencrypted Web traffic …
Aug 11, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / Softpedia News:
Apple fixes Stagefright-like vulnerability, which allows attackers to compromise devices via a malicious image, in latest updates to iOS, OS X, tvOS, watchOS   —  RCE flaw exploitable via image files affects many products  —  Apple has fixed five issues in OS X and iOS that pose …
Jul 21, 2016, 2:25 AMIn context
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

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