Security Tips & Talk

Today
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news [...]
Tue, Aug 22, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
A ruling from an appeals court judge has raised questions about privacy, device security, and how law enforcement conducts investigations [...]
Tue, Aug 22, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Researcher identifies a weakness in the software layer - and reminds us that we're placing a lot of trust in vendors to implement decent security in formerly passive devices [...]
Tue, Aug 22, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
How much responsibility do we bear for our own media literacy, and how much effort should firms like Mozilla, Google, Snopes, Facebook and others put into tackling fake news? [...]
Tue, Aug 22, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
If you use Foxit's PDF reader, make sure you update - and stick with Safe Reading mode until you do [...]
Tue, Aug 22, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Earlier
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
NIST is raising awareness that security through obscurity has become a thing of the past - but are we doing enough to protect infrastructure such as dams and power plants? [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
A gizmo that can work out an iPhone's passcode sounds pretty scary - but just how much of a risk is it? [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
'The threat could be a large nation-state or a 12-year-old' - so is weaponizing malware and sending it back the right tactic? [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Picking faces out of a crowd using software is unreliable and fraught with problems - whichever side of the pond you're on [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY