Security Tips & Talk

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November's Patch Tuesday arrived to plug 73 CVE-level vulnerabilities across Microsoft's software products, including 13 'criticals'. [...]
Wed, Nov 13, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Apple has yanked an app from its iTunes App Store that allowed Instagram users to follow their friends' activities on the social network. [...]
Wed, Nov 13, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Medtronic's latest problem is in their Valleylab electrosurgical generators used by surgeons things like cauterisation during operations. [...]
Wed, Nov 13, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Microsoft said CCPA is good news, given the failure of Congress to pass a comprehensive privacy protection law at the federal level. [...]
Wed, Nov 13, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Or your small/new channel, or to shut you down if you use an ad blocker, though a clause in its new ToS is leading people to fear the worst. [...]
Wed, Nov 13, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Apple may care about your privacy but that doesn't mean it gets it right all the time, especially when it comes to training its Siri AI assistant. [...]
Tue, Nov 12, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
The update fixes 11 mainly high-severity security flaws in Windows and GeForce graphics card drivers, including three in the program used to update them. [...]
Tue, Nov 12, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
The SIM-swap victim knew he was in trouble when he got a 3:30 a.m. message about his phone service being cut off. [...]
Tue, Nov 12, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
With more than 440,000 customers, SmarterASP.NET is said to be one of the most popular ASP.NET hosting providers. [...]
Tue, Nov 12, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY
Microsoft has urged people to patch their Windows systems following the appearance of mass BlueKeep exploits just over a week ago. [...]
Mon, Nov 11, 2019
Source: Sophos Naked Security Category: SECURITY