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Another huge database exposed millions of call logs and SMS text messages  TechCrunch · 8 hours
An unprotected server storing millions of call logs and text messages was left open for months before they were found by a security researcher.... more
Millions of Chinese CVs exposed on cloud server  BBC · 2 days
The exposed database contained detailed information about more than 200 million Chinese people. more
Another server security lapse at NASA exposed staff and project data  TechCrunch · 4 days
Two months ago, NASA quietly fixed a buggy internal server that was leaking sensitive information about the agency’s staff and their work. The leaking server was... more
Iran-Based Hackers Behind a Worldwide DNS Hijacking Campaign: FireEye  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Iran-based cyber criminals are said to be behind a sophisticated "unprecedented" hacking campaign targeting entities across the globe. more
Ring let employees watch customer videos, claim reports  THE VERGE · 5 days
Smart doorbell company Ring allowed employees to share unencrypted customer videos with each other, according to reports by both The... more
Huawei Launches HiSilicon Kunpeng 920 Server Chips as It Taps New Growth Channels  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
For Huawei, the launch of the chipset - called the Kunpeng 920 and designed by subsidiary HiSilicon - boosts its credentials as... more
HP's Emperium display is a 65-inch gaming monster with a matching soundbar  Windows Central · 1 week
HDR, 4K, NVIDIA G-Sync, and a 144Hz refresh rate – all on a 65-inch monster display. Console gaming has typically been the domain of... more
Can the WD My Cloud EX2 be used for Plex?  Windows Central · 1 week
Best answer: Western Digital made it so the My Cloud EX2 can be used as a Plex server. All you need to do is download and install the... more
Security researchers find over a dozen iPhone apps linked to Golduck malware  TechCrunch · 1 week
Security researchers say they’ve found more than a dozen iPhone apps covertly communicating with a server associated with Golduck, a historically Android-focused malware that... more
Are rightsholders ready for public domain day?  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
On January 1, 2019, the New Year will ring in untold numbers of additions to the public domain in the U.S., including hundreds and maybe thousands of works with at least a small public... more
Fortnite players report queue issues as Epic experiences a ‘minor service outage’  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Epic Games is having its own Christmas hangover. On Wednesday, a number of Fortnite players reported long queues that time out and problems logging... more
You can now connect to WireGuard VPN servers on your iPhone  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
WireGuard is a new VPN protocol that promises to be faster and more secure at the same time. And you can now connect to a WireGuard... more
PUBG Xbox One X test server gets prioritize frame rate mode  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Will this finally fix it? PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is a battle royale game focused on scavenging weapons and using stealth or other tactics to be the... more
At Blind, a security lapse revealed private complaints from Silicon Valley employees  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Thousands of people trusted Blind, an app-based “anonymous social network,” as a safe way to reveal malfeasance, wrongdoing and improper conduct at their companies.... more
Cinven acquires One.com, one of Europe’s biggest hosting providers with 1.5M customers  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
One of the biggest providers of domain names and web hosting in Europe is changing hands today. One.com, which has around 1.5 million customers... more
NASA staff data feared stolen as server is hacked  Sky News · 4 weeks
An agency-wide email sent to employees at NASA has warned that one of its servers containing personal information had been hacked. more
Equifax, Western Union, Priceline settle with New York attorney general over insecure mobile apps  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
New York’s attorney general has settled with five tech and financial giants, requiring each company to implement basic security on... more
Apple Shares Six Free Classic Audiobooks Narrated by Celebrities  MacRumors · 4 weeks
Apple recently released a series of six audiobooks that have been narrated by celebrities that include Kate Beckinsale... more
Apple Books releases six free audiobooks read by celebrity narrators  9to5Mac · 4 weeks
Apple Books has published six exclusive audiobooks this week, showcasing six great first listen titles read... more
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