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  • Attackers can easily crack Belkin routers' WPS PINs

    13.04.2015

    A considerable number of routers manufactured by US-based Belkin use a flawed method for creating PINs for Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), making them easily discoverable by attackers, a researcher has found.

  • TV5Monde makes new security blunders in wake of hack

    13.04.2015

    Last week's hack attack against TV5Monde resulted in the compromise of its website, social media accounts, the outage of its email server, and a temporary program suspension of 11 of its TV stations.

  • How to keep your Facebook account secure

    07.04.2015

    When last November Facebook asked users to comment the proposed changes to the social network's terms of use, data policy, and cookies policy, it also introduced Privacy Basics, a page offering easy-to-understand interactive guides that explain some of the most commonly asked questions about Facebook use.

  • Apple-themed "Your account has been limited" phishing emails doing rounds

    26.03.2015

    Apple users are once again targeted with phishing emails, warns Bitdefender, and the latest variant of the scheme is impersonating Apple Support claiming that their account has been "limited." The text of the email will likely raise suspicion with a lot of users, but unfortunately there are always those that will miss the double greeting, the unconventional capitalization of words, the purposeful push to make users act immediately, without thinking ("This link will expire three hours after this email was sent").

  • Behavioral biometrics: The password you canít forget

    26.03.2015

    The boundaries of what defines a bank or payment provider are blurring, with innovators such as Apple and PayPal now competing in this space.




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