Tag "Privacy"

Hotspot Shield, a virtual Private Network VPN service is been blamed for breaching its own privacy policy according to the Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT) which is a nonprofit organization group for consumer rights. CDT has filed a complaint

The recent successful ransomware attacks against hospitals demonstrate how two-factor authentication technologies could strengthen security postures, at least according to security vendors. Boroditsky and George Brostoff, co-founder and CEO of SensibleVision, a multi-factor authentication security vendor that specializes in facial recognition

Nothing comes for Free, as “Free” is just a relative term used by companies to develop a strong user base and then use it for their own benefits. The same has been done by the secure messaging app WhatsApp, which

Microsoft had an ambitious goal with the launch of Windows 10: a billion devices running the software by the end of 2018. In its quest to reach that goal, the company aggressively pushed Windows 10 on its users and went

The hacktivist group Anonymous has launched a fresh campaign aimed at disrupting pro-Islamic State (Isis) websites and social media accounts following the terrorist attack at Turkey’s Atatürk Airport on 28 June. In the aftermath of the tragic attack, Anonymous-linked hackers

While a group which claims to be made up of ethical hackers has been on the trail of the suddenly-disappeared HashOcean for over a week, it finally announced the breakthrough that it has had direct contact with the defunct Bitcoin

The Las Vegas-based Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (HRHC) reported on Monday it encountered one data-hack when it detected a point-of-sale malware on its PC-network. The casino themed as ‘Rock and Roll’ started investigation following receipt of reports about spurious

If you have an Android device running 5.0 (Lollipop) or later, and powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, then you should know that a security researcher demonstrated how to crack the full-disk encryption (FDE) with brute-force attacks; the fix is