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Attacks against enterprise networks went up 40% in 2017

According to the research of a verified source, 2017 contained one of the highest increases in attacks against enterprise networks ever recorded. Over 12 months, 28% of industrial enterprises in the world were attacked in some way - in 2016 that number was only 20%.. These figures confirm the forecasts of security experts that in [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:36:10+00:00 January 30th, 2018|IT News, IT Security|Comments Off on Attacks against enterprise networks went up 40% in 2017

5 Coolest gadgets from CES

e other day the world's leading consumer electronics exhibition, CES in Las Vegas, was held. We were shown thousands of cool and unusual exhibits - concepts, preliminary samples, ready devices, and things that will be on the shelf soon.. Some of the novelties were sold by Gearbest and Madrobots . We will save you the [...]

By | 2018-01-16T11:50:36+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Cell Phones, Hardware News, IT News, Software News|Comments Off on 5 Coolest gadgets from CES

The biggest computer bug ever has a little brother, and its even more pervasive then before

If you're a passionate concurrent follower of the news on this blog, as Im sure thousands of you are out there, you more likely then not saw my article about the meltdown bug that was in all the news last week.  But for those uninitiated, I'll recap briefly.  It was discovered that their was a [...]

By | 2018-01-08T18:14:42+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Cell Phones, Hardware News, IT News, IT Security|Comments Off on The biggest computer bug ever has a little brother, and its even more pervasive then before

Evolution of the hard drive, from dedicated rooms to pocket sized devices (Part 1)

To the moon:  Just how much hard drives have changed over 60 years.   Modern hard drives are incredibly sophisticated high-tech devices. Just imagine: the size of the writing part of the magnetic head is only 120 nanometers, and the reading one only 70 nanometers. To imagine such a size, check out the image below [...]

By | 2017-12-21T16:05:46+00:00 December 21st, 2017|IT News, Software News|Comments Off on Evolution of the hard drive, from dedicated rooms to pocket sized devices (Part 1)

The Top 25 Worst Passwords of 2017

SplashData, a provider of information security services, annually compiles a list of the most popular passwords on the basis of millions of stolen logins, which eventually fall into open access. And every year we gawk at the ridiculous list and think, why would someone use that? You probably already guessed which two passwords are the [...]

By | 2017-12-21T10:58:31+00:00 December 21st, 2017|IT News, IT Security|Comments Off on The Top 25 Worst Passwords of 2017

Needless injections, no longer a Sci-Fi dream

The gadget that allows you to inject drugs into the body without using needles first appeared in the hands of doctors on the science fiction saga Star Trek, and very soon, it will be next to the thermometer and aspirin in your medicine cabinet. The startup Portal Instruments has developed a device that allows painless injections [...]

By | 2017-12-13T11:56:26+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Cell Phones, IT News, IT news and stories|Comments Off on Needless injections, no longer a Sci-Fi dream

Google to open new AI Center in Beijing.

Google has announced that it will be  opening an artificial intelligence research center in Beijing. Rumors about the move have been in circulation for quite some time and now. At last, there has been official confirmation. Google executives are confident that this will  make it easier  to actively develop this technology, and also to recruit talented Chinese [...]

By | 2017-12-13T11:40:24+00:00 December 13th, 2017|IT News, IT news and stories|Comments Off on Google to open new AI Center in Beijing.

The many types of Cybercriminals, part 1

Cybercrime is any criminal activity where the object as a target and / or tool is a computer or network device.  In some cybercrimes, direct attacks are carried out on computers or other devices for the purpose of disabling a target.  In others, computers are used to distribute malware, illegal information, images and other materials [...]

By | 2017-12-12T14:06:56+00:00 December 8th, 2017|IT News, IT Security|Comments Off on The many types of Cybercriminals, part 1

MacOS High Sierra: A Fatal Flaw.

A huge flaw has recently been discovered in the newest operating system High Sierra on Apple laptops and desktops. This flaw gives a would be attacker the ability to access the admin rights to your system without a password. In fact, the only word needed is "root." After the initial login the assailant wont have [...]

By | 2017-11-28T18:05:02+00:00 November 28th, 2017|IT News, IT Security, Software News|Comments Off on MacOS High Sierra: A Fatal Flaw.

Google to add new security features to their web browser, Chrome

Google will add three new security features to Chrome, which will block hidden redirects to sites that are carried out without the knowledge and consent of the user.  The first of the three features will appear in the update of Chrome 64, scheduled for release in late January 2018.With the release of the version of [...]

By | 2017-11-10T18:25:47+00:00 November 10th, 2017|IT News, Software News|Comments Off on Google to add new security features to their web browser, Chrome