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UK Labour Party Promises Free Fibre Broadband For All

The UK election finally takes place on December 12th and each of the parties has been busily campaigning to secure as many votes as possible. Along the way, many announcements and pledges have been made, as politicians outline their vision of a future under a government they lead. The Labour, Conservatives and Liberal Democrat parties have all declared headl
Publish At:2019-12-05 09:15 | Read:120 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News news technology

How safe are public USB charging stations?

Back in November, the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office distributed an advisory about a new way criminal use public USB chargers to steal data called ‘juice jacking.’ The Los Angeles District Attorney pointed out that travelers must be cautious when using public USB power charging stations. According to government officials, charging a
Publish At:2019-12-04 10:35 | Read:83 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security cybersecurity tips

Cyber criminals targeting Olympics

The Olympics Goes Political As State Hackers Target Sporting Organisations As a celebration of international sport, the Olympic Games is famously non-political. By inviting every nation to participate, the Games are intended to bring the entire world together, promoting peace and harmony through a celebration of sport. Winning a gold medal may be the pinnacl
Publish At:2019-11-30 09:15 | Read:109 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News Cybercrime cybersecurity news

Now computers are being taught to ‘smell’

With every passing month new stories emerge of how Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems are getting “smarter”. From Amazon Alexa learning your daily routine to automated fake news detection, there’s always something else that well-trained AI seems to be able to do. But the latest AI development from Google is a little more unusual. A paper released from the
Publish At:2019-11-25 04:15 | Read:225 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Technology AI cybersecurity

Android bug puts your device’s camera at risk

Update your Android OS because hackers might be accessing your camera and photos A camera security threat for Android devices might have affected hundreds of millions of smartphone and tablet users. The chilling revelation made by researchers exposed a system vulnerability in Android devices that was allowing unauthorized remote use and access to the device’
Publish At:2019-11-22 16:15 | Read:178 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Mobile Security Android cybersecurity Malware

Why is Instagram getting rid of like counts?

Instagram started hiding the number of likes for some profiles located in multiple countries A few months ago, Instagram started hiding the number of likes for some profiles located in multiple countries around the world. Owners of the profiles were still able to see the number of likes they get, as well as the usernames of the people who have liked them. Ho
Publish At:2019-11-18 04:15 | Read:204 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Social Media

WhatsApp spyware is being used to curtail the freedom of the press in India

In most cases malware is associated with theft. From keyloggers that collect passwords and credit card details to sophisticated tools for breaking into secure company networks, malware has many uses – mostly for committing crime. However, a new use has emerged in recent months – citizen surveillance. Political activists and journalists under investigation Me
Publish At:2019-11-15 09:15 | Read:174 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News Social Media cyberattacks Cybercrime WhatsA

Twitter Says No to Political Advertising

It is not that often that we see a company offering social media networking services voluntarily cut down a portion of its major revenue generator – advertising. Earlier this week, Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey surprisingly announced that Twitter would no longer accept political advertising campaigns. In a series of Tweets sent from his official profile account
Publish At:2019-11-11 22:35 | Read:148 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News Social Media cybersecurity social media

What are the signs of video game addiction in children?

In the past, it was not easy for parents to get children back home after a long day of playing outside. The little ones enjoyed the outdoors so much that they didn’t want the day to end. Such behavior kept creating a challenge for parents who wanted them back home. In the last decade, things have changed, and the outdoor activities were replaced by spending
Publish At:2019-11-11 22:35 | Read:163 | Comments:0 | Tags:Family Safety Mobile News Parental Control tips

Android smartphone owners fall victim to new ‘unremovable’ malware variant

No matter how destructive or invasive, Android malware can usually be removed from an infected device. But a new variant is causing problems for users. Known as xHelper, this new malware is causing a number of problems – not least the fact that it cannot be easily uninstalled. Normally deleting affected apps is enough to stop the infection, but not so with x
Publish At:2019-11-11 22:35 | Read:161 | Comments:0 | Tags:Malware Mobile News Mobile Security Android cybersecurity

Problems with your pc? When to use Panda’s free technical support

Panda Security is well-known for its expertise in detecting, preventing and removing malware infections. But as any PC owner knows, there’s a lot of other things that can go wrong. The sort of problems that take time and expertise to fix. So we’ve made your Panda Dome subscription even better. Now anyone with a valid subscription can get free technical suppo
Publish At:2019-10-28 10:35 | Read:507 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Panda Security cybersecurity security technology

Halloween Cybersecurity Horror Stories 2019

Horror stories are an important tradition – and it turns out the world of cybersecurity has plenty to tell. Here are three genuine bone-chillers. The zombie phone outbreak With more than 1.5 billion users every month, WhatsApp is by far the world’s most popular messaging service. Available on Android, iOS and other mobile devices, the app connects people acr
Publish At:2019-10-25 04:15 | Read:423 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News Security cybersecurity tips

Zuckerberg Roasted over Libra

Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg got roasted with questions about the company’s involvement in the new ambitious cryptocurrency project called Libra. Even though the hearing before Congress was predominantly about Libra, the members of Congress used this as an opportunity to ask questions for other topics that included the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the mult
Publish At:2019-10-25 04:15 | Read:335 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News Social Media cybersecurity Facebook

Elon Musk Destroys Smartphones For Security Reasons

Elon Musk destroys all his old smartphones: that’s why The real-life Tony Stark is supposedly often replacing and even destroying his smartphone for security reasons, a court filing revealed earlier this month. Elon Musk is currently being sued over a demeaning Tweet he sent targeting a British diver, and details in the statement filed as a part of the
Publish At:2019-10-23 09:15 | Read:532 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News Security Antivirus cybersecurity news

Instagram flaw exposes private information

Instagram users are being warned of a security loophole that could be used to expose their private posts. This means that private posts and messages could be shared with almost anyone – not just trusted friends. Perhaps more worrying is the fact that there are no special tools required to accessing secret posts. It’s all about addresses Every single webpage
Publish At:2019-10-17 10:35 | Read:291 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Social Media Privacy social media VPN

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