A noteworthy new adventure enables hackers to control your desktop through malware spread by fake movie subtitles. The adventure, which basically dumps the malware onto your desktop and then notifies the attacker/assailant, influences users of video players like Popcorn Time and VLC. 470 more words
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The head of GCHQ’s cyber defence unit says it is a matter of “when, not if” Britain faces a “serious cyber attack” CREDIT: KACPER PEMPEL… 658 more words
A lot of people — me included — treat the Internet and the Computer a little too casually sometimes, I believe.
I know you have heard the words, “Hack,” “Security Breach,” “Identity Theft” and other such terms because they are all used everyday to describe some of the multitude of crimes that crooks perpetuate on innocent victims through their computers. 143 more words
In 2017, Microsoft CEO Brad Smith called for a Digital Geneva Convention to address the growing threat of state-sponsored cyber attacks.
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The time has come to call on the world’s governments to come together, affirm international cybersecurity norms that have emerged in recent years, adopt new and binding rules and get to work implementing them.
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There’s no stopping it now, the world of business is surely going to be all digital. Everything and everyone will all soon be connected online, and that’s just the way it is, right? 512 more words