Safari

Apple Turns the Anti-Ad Thumbscrews With Safari Cookie Blocking

Apple’s latest salvo in the privacy war is to fully block third-party cookies in Safari—by default ... Read More
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font file

Font File Fail: Critical Windows Zero-Day; Patch in 3 Weeks

Microsoft is warning Windows users about a new unpatched critical vulnerability being exploited in the wild ... Read More
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Fronton

Russia Fronton Tool ‘Will Take Down Entire Countries’

| | ddos, FSB, iot, Russia, SB Blogwatch
Digital Revolution has dumped a trove of documents showing Putin’s FSB commissioned a powerful DDoS tool ... Read More
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compromised

Report: 97% of Firms Compromised Right Now. Really?

New research is full of alarming statistics about how cyber-compromised most companies are. We rip the report to shreds ... Read More
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Chrome

COVID-19 Fears Bring Google Chrome Dev to Screeching Halt

The novel coronavirus is making Googlers work from home. “Adjusted work schedules” mean the Chrome teams will focus only on security updates, for now ... Read More
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Windows 10 Suffers Yet Another Wormable Zero-Day

Windows 10 Suffers Yet Another Wormable Zero-Day

Here we go again: An SMB vulnerability lets hackers access your Windows clients and servers. And there’s no patch (yet) ... Read More
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AMD

New AMD Processor Bug Breaks Encryption

AMD CPUs have yet another flaw: Researchers say they can steal private AES keys, leak kernel memory, set up covert cloud channels, and do other dirty, dark deeds ... Read More
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New Intel Chipset Bug: ‘Utter Chaos Will Reign’

New Intel Chipset Bug: ‘Utter Chaos Will Reign’

A new angle on an old Intel bug is making heads spin this week: The researchers who found it say it’s unpatchable ... Read More
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malware

Recycling State-Sponsored Malware for Fun and Profit

What if criminals could reuse malware written by the NSA or Iran, and repurpose it to attack their own targets? ... Read More
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‘TikTok is Spyware,’ Warns Reddit CEO. ‘We Don’t Care,’ Say Users

‘TikTok is Spyware,’ Warns Reddit CEO. ‘We Don’t Care,’ Say Users

Millennial social app TikTok is “fundamentally parasitic,” according to Steve Huffman, Reddit’s co-founder ... Read More
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