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Intel: Some processors will no longer be protected.

If you have kept up with any IT news in the past year you may have seen that the beginning of this year, some Intel processors where found to have severe vulnerabilities that allowed attackers to steal user data that is processed thru the processor. Immediately representatives of Intel said that they will work on "patches", [...]

By | 2018-04-25T10:13:07+00:00 April 25th, 2018|IT news and stories, IT Security|Comments Off on Intel: Some processors will no longer be protected.

Windows and Linux Servers Vulnerable to Virus-Mining

Specialists in cybersecurity from the IT Check Point companies, Ixia and Certego found that more than 700 servers on Windows and Linux are infected with the malicious software RubyMiner, used for the latent mining of cryptocurrency. The first attacks were noticed last week, but the epidemic took on a new face only a few days ago. Cybersecurity [...]

By | 2018-01-18T11:10:29+00:00 January 18th, 2018|IT news and stories, IT Security|Comments Off on Windows and Linux Servers Vulnerable to Virus-Mining

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

Quantum Phone: Ensuring your calls are kept private

Protection of personal data in our days is carried out in a variety of ways. This question is especially relevant in light of the fact that any personal information, as a rule, is of interest to someone. Whether they want a financial gain or they want to hold your information hostage the threats are real. Researchers from the [...]

By | 2017-12-13T13:54:40+00:00 December 13th, 2017|IT news and stories|Comments Off on Quantum Phone: Ensuring your calls are kept private

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.
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