• By ZDnet   -   May 20, 2019

    ADD A RECOVERY PHONE NUMBER TO BLOCK AUTOMATED HIJACK ATTEMPTS: GOOGLE

    Study finds adding a phone number to a Google account blocks all automated attempts, 99% of bulk attacks, and 66% of targeted attacks.

    Phone, Google
  • By ZDnet   -   May 20, 2019

    MELBOURNE STUDENTS ARE GUINEA PIGS FOR NEC'S FACIAL RECOGNITION FRAUD TECH

    NEC's NeoFace facial recognition software will be used by Melbourne-based Cambridge Boxhill Language Assessments in a bid to ensure...

    Tech
  • By ZDnet   -   May 19, 2019

    DON'T FORGET ABOUT EMBEDDED DEVICES IN YOUR WINDOWS 7 MIGRATION PLANS

    From point-of-sale terminals to medical devices, embedded systems running unsupported Windows versions pose a unique migration challenge.

    Windows
  • By ZDnet   -   May 19, 2019

    GOOGLE PULLS HUAWEI'S ANDROID SUPPORT FOLLOWING TRUMP BLACKLIST, CLAIMS REPORT

    While Huawei will continue to have access to the Android OS via the open source license, it will lose access to other apps and services.

    Google, Android
  • By ZDnet   -   May 19, 2019

    COMPANY BEHIND LEAKEDSOURCE PLEADS GUILTY IN CANADA

    LeakedSource sold data on over 3.1 billion accounts, made CAN$247,000 .

  • By ZDnet   -   May 19, 2019

    APPLE LIED TO ME ABOUT THE MACBOOK AIR AND NOW WE HAVE A PROBLEM

    Apple insists there really isn't a big issue with its MacBook butterfly keyboard. I found out the hard way this may not be true.

    Apple
  • By ZDnet   -   May 19, 2019

    HANDS-ON THAT GEAR4 PLATOON CASE FOR THE SAMSUNG GALAXY S10E

    Samsung's latest small flagship is perfectly sized to take out and about. The Gear4 Platoon case uses D30 material for serious impact...

    Samsung, Phone
  • By ZDnet   -   May 18, 2019

    YES, THERE ARE SECURITY RAMIFICATIONS TO SERVERLESS COMPUTING

    With three in five enterprises now going or planning to go serverless, the attack surface widens.

  • By ZDnet   -   May 18, 2019

    AT LEAST 186 EU ISPS USE DEEP-PACKET INSPECTION TO SHAPE TRAFFIC, BREAK NET NEUTRALITY

    NGOs, academics warn about DPI's impact on user privacy, that net neutrality might be watered down in the EU.

  • By ZDnet   -   May 18, 2019

    FAULTY DATABASE SCRIPT BRINGS SALESFORCE TO ITS KNEES

    Faulty production script gave users access to all their company's Salesforce data.

  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    GOOGLE PIXEL 3A XL REVIEW: GOOGLE RAISES THE BAR FOR MID-TIER PHONES

    Google's Pixel 3A XL is half the price of a flagship phone.

    Phone, Google
  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    STACK OVERFLOW HACKER WENT UNDETECTED FOR A WEEK

    Stack Overflow now says hacker might have also accessed user data.

  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    THE GROWING LEGAL AND REGULATORY IMPLICATIONS OF COLLECTING BIOMETRIC DATA

    Although biometric technologies make the authentication experience easier, the actual collection and storage of the data is presenting...

  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    WATCH WHAT YOU INSTALL: FRAUDULENT ADS IN APPS INCREASE 159% YEAR ON YEAR

    Fraudsters are taking advantage of new opportunities, as our desire for more apps - and associated ads - grows.

  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    BEYOND THE PC: LENOVO'S AMBITIOUS PLAN FOR THE FUTURE OF COMPUTING

    Lenovo, a leading PC manufacturer and a top-five player in the server market, has recently returned its smartphone group to profitability....

    Smartphone
  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    CHINESE CYBERSPIES BREACHED TEAMVIEWER IN 2016

    TeamViewer said it detected and stopped the attack before hackers could do any damage.

  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    THREE-OUT-OF-FIVE BUSINESSES SAY SOCIAL IS BEST WAY TO ATTRACT NEW CUSTOMERS

    It's not only Business to Consumer markets that love social media; now B2B companies are seeing its value.

  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    GARMIN FORERUNNER 945 REVIEW: MUSIC, MAPPING, PAYMENTS, PULSE, AND INCIDENT DETECTION

    The Garmin 935 was the premier running and triathlon watch two years ago, but its successor improves in nearly every aspect to even...

  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    IS HPE ABOUT TO BUY SUPERCOMPUTER MAKER CRAY?

    HPE could soon acquire its way to the world of exascale supercomputing.

  • By ZDnet   -   May 17, 2019

    GOOGLE'S LIVE TRANSCRIBE CAN NOW SPOT LAUGHTER, CLAPPING AND DOGS BARKING

    App can now spot new sounds in the environment as well as real-time transcription.

    Google