With the ever-increasing need for more reliable and expansive storage, Russian and Japanese scientists worked to develop a tech that can increase the capacity and life span of devices. The graphene-based material used in spintronics is expected to deliver...
An unsecured cloud storage server containing 36,077 files of sensitive inmate data has been recently discovered online, cybersecurity research team vpnMentor disclosed on Monday, Feb 10. According to the report, the software, which was identified to be a misconfigured Amazon...
PC World has done a quick review of the Panasonic HDC-SD1 High Definition camcorder, which features recording to Secure Digital cards.  While many may think of the budget low quality camcorders when they hear about the use of flash storage,...
CCN Markets recently reported yet another vulnerability in the Epic Games Store system. Willian Worrall of CCN said that this security allows users to work around the system’s security to access a game without owning it. According to Worrall, a...
As I predicted a couple of weeks ago, OCZ Technology would be the first to announce SSDs using the new SandForce 2000 family of SSD controllers, and SATA 6Gbps.
Simon Fraser University (SFU) has become the latest victim of a ransomware attack that led to the exposure of personal information of thousands of people. In a campus-wide email issued on Monday, Mark Roman, SFU's chief information officer, notified faculty,...
Amazon only released its Kindle Fire on November 14, yet analysts have already predicted big sales figures for the multimedia tablet. It may not be able to go toe-to-toe tech-wise with Apple's iPad, but some believe the device will carve out a sizable niche thanks to its super-low $199 price tag.
rashmatt used our newssubmit to tell us that the best (?) MP3-encoder has been updated. Since today we can find a new LAME version on its homepage: LAME v3.93 Changes: Bit allocation for pre-echo control improved for single channel encodings Substep...
Clothing brand J.Crew Group Inc. disclosed a data hacking incident that compromised the information of customers dated in April 2019. In an incident filing last Tuesday, March 3, the company said an unauthorized party gained access to the customer accounts...
The percentage of Chrome users that daily opens a page with Flash content, has dropped from 80% in 2014, to 8% in early 2018, according to Google's Director of Engineering in keynote speech at Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS) held in San Diego last week.
“This is not one massively coordinated campaign anymore, it’s pure anarchy,” says the security experts on the PandaLabs Blog who have been tracking Operation Payback activities since they began in September.
This worm is already raging a week over the internet,I recieved it my self over the 20 times. The anti-virus protection offered by Microsoft's Hotmail service hasn't been updated to protect users against the prolific SirCam worm. Register readers have...
In late January 2020, Regus, a co-working space and serviced offices provider suffered a data breach. The incident reportedly took place on the task management website Trello. The massive data breach saw more than 900 employee ratings and information...
The European Commission has stated that trying to detect whether an user is using an adblocker is illegal. The statement was made as part of an answer to a question of the CEO of privacy watchdog Think Privacy, Alexander Hanff.
This was bound to happen sooner or later. Consumers are migrating away from the venerable CD form, to the new handheld and digital age. Some are predicting a future where we don't own the music it is just "there". So, are...
Researchers from Microsoft and the University of Michigan have discovered numerous vulnerabilities in smart home devices. The vulnerabilities allowed them to remotely hack the devices so they were able to control them.

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