Chrome Will Limit Access To Private Networks, Citing Security Reasons

Google says that its Chrome browser will soon block internet websites from querying and interacting with devices and servers located inside local private networks, citing security reasons and past abuse from malware operations. From a report: The cha.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 12th, 2022

Verizon downplays database hacked and held for ransom, security risk could remain

A Verizon employee database was recently compromised with the hacker holding it for a $250,000 ransom. Verizon says it doesn’t believe it contains “any sensitive information” and stopped communication with the hacker. However, the list of deta.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago

Why Apple needs to copy Google’s new ‘USB-C cable alert’ feature

Google is rolling out an update to Chrome OS this week that comes with a very nifty new feature. As reported by our colleagues over at 9to5Google, Chrome OS 102 includes a new “USB-C cable alert” feature, and it’s a feature that Apple should a.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago

Atlanta Apple Store employees drop bid for union vote, citing ‘intimidation’

As the fight to unionize within Apple Stores was heating up, one group is dropping its bid. Atlanta Apple Store employees are withdrawing their request for a union election, according to Bloomberg. more… The post Atlanta Apple Store employees dr.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago

This “Bionic Reading” Chrome extension helps you read things faster

This “Bionic Reading” Chrome extension helps you read things faster.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago

How to host a Netflix Watch Party with your friends

Do you miss watching movies or TV shows on Netflix together with your friends in-person? Then with this Chrome extension, you’ll be able to watch shows together, and here’s how to set it up. The post How to host a Netflix Watch Party with your fr.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago

Kroll expands recovery service for clients to manage vulnerabilities in their security posture

Kroll announced that it has expanded its recovery service for clients, including those responding to an incident and those acting on a resilience assessment to manage vulnerabilities and plug gaps in their security posture. Through a close partnershi.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago

Microchip introduces Arm Cortex-M23 based microcontroller

Security threats are growing in complexity and causing product development challenges in the Internet of Things (IoT), consumer, industrial, medical and other markets. It is imperative that these products have strong embedded security while also offe.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago

Laird Connectivity releases Summit Suite to simplify the process of protecting devices

Laird Connectivity has released its new range of added value software services, Summit Suite. Summit Suite gathers the most important security features and services into one package to mitigate risk and reduce threats through the entire product lifec.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago

Google is Rolling Out Chrome 102 with 32 Security Fixes, One Critical

This week Google began a rolling release for stable Chrome version 102 "with 32 security fixes for browser on Windows, Mac and Linux," reports ZDNet: Chrome 102 for the desktop includes 32 security fixes reported to Google by external researchers. T.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 47 min. ago

Newest Version of Systemd Includes Experimental Feature for A/B-Style Updating

"Let's popularize image-based OSes," writes Lennart Poettering, "with modernized security properties built around immutability, SecureBoot, TPM2, adaptability, auto-updating, factory reset, uniformity — built from traditional distribution packa.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 47 min. ago

Apple workers in Atlanta drop union vote request, citing intimidation tactics

A labor group organizing Apple retail staff at an Atlanta location has withdrawn their request for an election, alleging that Apple has carried out illegal union-busting tactics.Apple Cumberland MallThe Communications Workers of America, which has be.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

US college VPN credentials for sale on Russian crime forums, FBI says

Trafficked data could lead to subsequent attacks, agency warns. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) The FBI on Friday said that thousands of compromised credentials harvested from US college and university networks are circulating.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Dark Souls servers are finally coming back online

FromSoftware is bringing its Dark Souls servers back online following security concerns this past winter......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

How to set up Legacy Contacts in iOS 15

You're going to die, someday. Here's how to set up a Legacy Contact in iOS and iPadOS to allow a trusted contact access to your Apple account after you're gone.Apple's Digital Legacy initiative makes it easier to manage how your account is treated af.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Information security gets personal: How to protect yourself and your stuff

Recapping our Ars Frontiers talk with a half-dozen information security experts. Redefining privacy at Ars Frontiers. Click here for transcript. (video link) At the Ars Frontiers event in Washington, DC, I had the privilege of moderating.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Firearms makers play key role in America"s gun culture

Americans have blamed many culprits, from mental illness to inadequate security, for the tragic mass shootings that are occurring with increasing frequency in schools, offices and theaters across the U.S......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Hunters SOC Platform enhancements enable users to prioritize incidents based on their urgency

Hunters announced new capabilities in the Hunters SOC Platform to enhance and accelerate security operations workflows for data ingestion and normalization, threat detection, investigation and response. The advances free up data engineers, security e.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Entrust CloudControl 6.5 improves enterprise security and control for multi-cloud deployments

Entrust is addressing the increasing complexities of securing multi-cloud environments with the launch of Entrust CloudControl 6.5 software, which enables organizations to automate both enterprise security policy and deployment workflows for containe.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Corelight Investigator allows security teams to accelerate their threat hunting and investigations

Corelight announced Corelight Investigator, a SaaS-based solution that extends the power of open-source driven network evidence to SOC teams everywhere. Investigator delivers advanced capabilities for transforming network and cloud activity into evid.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

China security surveillance market boom buoys SmartSens

The expanding security surveillance market in China continues to boost the shipments of CMOS image sensor (CIS) chips from Chinese CIS startup SmartSens Technology, which has entered the supply chains of China's first-tier security camera vendors inc.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022