Eight browser extensions for Chrome and Firefox were recently shut down after a security researcher uncovered how they were sending users' private data, including links to sensitive online documents, to a marketing intelligence firm.
Google has said that privacy and security are the focus for Android Q many of its other releases this year, but Senior Security Analyst Max Eddy explains that a company built on mapping and sorting data can't deliver perfect...
Going forward, Instagram will provide warnings about impending account bans and give you a chance to appeal photo deletions.
The UK House of Commons' Science and Technology Committee calls 'the legal basis of the trials into question,' and has concerns about how collected imagery is being handled.
For very little work, scammers are collecting over $300 million every month in the US alone, mostly through fraudulent invoices.
Hackers stole the information of 5 million Bulgarians from the National Revenue Agency. The data, which was sent to Bulgarian media, includes PINs, names, addresses, and earnings, alongside a database of faces.
Thiel took issue with Google's decision not to work with the US military on certain projects while exploring a censored version of its search engine for China. In response, Google reiterated that it does not work with the Chinese...
A security researcher discovered a vulnerability in Instagram's account recovery process allowing him to 'brute-force' attack the photo app to break into a test account.
Police in the UK, backed by the government, are testing a facial-recognition system that is 20 percent accurate and treating those who avoid its gaze as potential suspects.
For now, the New York City-based Monroe College is declining to say whether it'll pay the $2 million ransom demand. The incident comes after two cities in Florida were hit with ransomware attacks and decided to pay up.
To access your PC and Microsoft accounts, you'll be able to sign in with Windows Hello, use a fingerprint scan, a PIN number, or a USB security key.
The malware disguised itself as the Google Updater and modified apps such as WhatsApp, Opera Mini, and Flipkart with a malicious ads module.
The app contained a vulnerability allowing someone to listen in on your iPhone without consent. Apple doesn't think anyone took advantage of the security hole, though.
British Airways and Marriott say they are 'disappointed' by fines imposed by UK regulators for massive security breaches. But what else is going to wake them up? Money talks, and in a post-GDPR world, private companies with lackluster security...
President Trump's Twitter account must be open to the public, a US Circuit Court of Appeals rules. Twitter also bans religious hate speech as part of its dehumanization policy.
The Zoom app is designed to seamlessly let businesses hold video conference meetings by clicking on a web link. But the same feature can also be abused by hackers to spy on Mac web cameras, according to a security...
The fine is the largest ICO has levied against a company, far outweighing the £500,000 Facebook had to pay for the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Two-factor authentication applies an extra layer of security by requiring a password and a verification code. How do you set it up? Read on.
The Finnish company's CTO referenced a report from US security firm Finite State, which found that Huawei devices carry greater security risks. Nokia is a direct competitor with Huawei in 5G networking equipment.
For now, Axon has decided against incorporating 'face matching' technology to the company's body cameras over ethical concerns. However, Axon's AI team will continue to evaluate the technology.