Windows provides what Intel cannot

Big news hits the computer, updates sent out recently for Windows 10 are solving big problems caused by Intel’s patch. Back on January 2nd, there was an announcement that Intel CPUs were having some serious problems in regards to its security vulnerabilities and that these issues stemmed from features of the CPU that was essential

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OnePlus Update

OnePlus has been under some heat lately for their non-consensual data snooping through their mobile devices. After a security researcher had exposed OnePlus for their snooping, they have reportedly admitted to the non-consensual action. Their address to their customer service forum on Friday the 13th confirmed such accusations. OnePlus tried to clarify and explain that

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WPA2 protocol leaves all access points vulnerable! Including yours!

Recently, some online researchers have discovered a fatal flaw in the WPA2 protocol. This flaw can affect anyone and everyone that is involved with Wi-Fi access. This flaw allows potential attackers to manipulate vulnerable information such as passwords, e-mails, and other encrypted data, whilst intercepting that information they may also leave ransomware or other malicious

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What is Cloud technololgy?

Most often, when someone mentions the ‘cloud’, there is often someone who is too embarrassed to ask ‘what’ the cloud is. Cloud technology has taken the world by storm (no pun intended) in most all areas these days, the cloud is involved in the information storage/management. Businesses to college campus’ to home networks. So what

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CCleaner software infected by nasty malware!

CCleaner is a free optimization tool for windows PC and Android mobile. This morning Piriform, the company which makes the CCleaner tool, divulged that specific versions of the software had been piggybacked by hackers. Affected versions include CCleaner 5.33.6162 and CCleaner cloud 1.07.3191. The malware has a malicious data-harvesting software, compromising sensitive data of those

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Network Segmentation Security

As we all know, cyber attacks are becoming more and more commonly talked about. Defending yourself against a cyber attack can be difficult, there are so many forms of cyber attacks and multiple ways you can try to anticipate them. However, network segmentation is effective for anyone and everyone in helping to slow down the

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Microsoft Welcomes Unbuntu To The Microsoft Store

This week Microsoft announced the availability of Ubuntu Linux distro as a free download in the Windows Store. Microsoft Senior Program Manager, Rich Turner, says that it can be installed on any Windows Insider build.   There are some advantages to using the Windows Store version of the Ubuntu: Due to the use of a

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Microsoft buys Hexadite

Microsoft Buys Hexadite to Toughen Windows Security On Thursday, June 8th, Microsoft said it has agreed to buy Hexadite. Which is a company that incorporates artificial intelligence in it’s responses to cyberthreats. According to earlier published reports, Microsoft was in talks to buy the firm for $100 million! However the terms of the official agreement

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