Seven-years-old class-action lawsuit nears its end, but data breach victims won't be happy.
Face Unlock bug lets someone unlock you're Pixel 4 phone while you're asleep or out cold.
Yubico releases app that lets users configure YubiKeys to work on top of local Windows OS accounts.
Sen. Wyden introduces new consumer privacy bill that puts even the EU's GDPR to shame.
Google also expands Site Isolation protections for desktop users.
Germany's BSI tested Firefox, Chrome, IE, and Edge. Firefox was only browser to pass all minimum requirements for mandatory security features.
This is interesting research: In a BGP hijack, a malicious actor convinces nearby networks that the best path to reach a specific IP address is through their network. That's unfortunately not very hard to do, since BGP itself doesn't have any security procedures for validating that a message is actually coming from the place it says it's coming from. [...]...
Opinion: The porn block was unenforceable and an empty promise -- and its withdrawal is a win for privacy.
Chrome and Firefox extensions released over the summer. Windows support added this month.
Qu1ckR00t app can root an Android device using the CVE-2019-2215 zero-day.
Steganography malware trend moving from PNG and JPG to WAV files.
Sextortion emails look silly for the most of us, but there are many users who take them at face value and pay up.
iOS users tricked into installing online games and told to "reach Level 8 in 7 days."
Lots of them weren't very good: BSD co-inventor Dennis Ritchie, for instance, used "dmac" (his middle name was MacAlistair); Stephen R. Bourne, creator of the Bourne shell command line interpreter, chose "bourne"; Eric Schmidt, an early developer of Unix software and now the executive chairman of Google parent company Alphabet, relied on "wendy!!!" (the name of his wife); and Stuart...
Researcher claims "political persecution," all while police are looking for a hacker who doxed thousands of officers.
Unlike The Weather Channel earlier this year, M6 remained on the air.
Apple explains how Safari's recent Safe Browsing update works -- following a slew of misleading media reports.
Tamper Protection prevents malware from disabling Windows Defender features.
One of China's most brazen hacking sprees involved intelligence officers, hackers, security researchers, and company insiders.