Basic element for quantum computer — stable quantum gate — created

Physicists create a stable quantum gate as a basic element for the quantum computer. more…

Lil Bub, a special-needs celebrity cat, gets hacked

The Instagram account of a kitty who suffers from extreme feline dwarfism and terminal cuteness has been hacked by somebody who says they’re 11. more…

Warrantless surveillance can continue until April, say Feds

Thought FISA Section 702 was due to bite the dust on New Year’s Eve? Think again, say Trump’s lawyers: you’re stuck with it until the spring more…

Untangling the Patchwork Cyberespionage Group

by Daniel Lunghi, Jaromir Horejsi, and Cedric Pernet Patchwork (also known as Dropping Elephant) is a cyberespionage group known for targeting diplomatic and government agencies that has since added businesses to their list of targets. Patchwork’s moniker is from its notoriety for rehashing off-the-rack tools and malware for its own campaigns. The attack vectors they […] more…

Is source code inspection a security risk? Maybe not, experts say

Moscow’s recent demand to inspect the source code of American software vendors supplying the Russian government does not pose the severe security threat some are making it out to be, experts say, emphasizing that while sharing source code with a nation-state adversary does make it easier for an attacker to find security flaws, source code […] more…

Microsoft Says ERP Product Private Key Leak Posed Little Risk

It took Microsoft more than 100 days to address a problem related to the use of the same digital certificate for all installations of its Dynamics 365 enterprise resource planning (ERP) product, but the company said the issue posed little risk. read more more…

Dormant Keylogger Functionality Found in HP Laptops

A researcher has discovered that a touchpad driver present on hundreds of HP laptops includes functionality that can be abused for logging keystrokes. The vendor has released patches for a vast majority of affected devices. read more more…

Maintenance activity on White1 router.

At 6:00 AM on Monday, 12/11/17, a failing line card will be replaced in the White1 core router. Work should be completed by 6:30 AM. No service interruptions are anticipated. INC0718957, CHG0045434 more…

Men use ‘password’ as their password far more than women

Men use ‘password’ as their password far more than women l33tdawg Sun, 12/10/2017 – 21:58 more…

Apple AI chief reveals more progress on self-driving car tech

Apple AI chief reveals more progress on self-driving car tech l33tdawg Sun, 12/10/2017 – 21:58 more…

Chrome 63 is more secure than ever — and uses even more memory

Chrome 63 is more secure than ever — and uses even more memory l33tdawg Sun, 12/10/2017 – 21:58 more…

First US bitcoin futures start trading at 6PM Eastern

First US bitcoin futures start trading at 6PM Eastern l33tdawg Sun, 12/10/2017 – 21:58 more…

Uber settles second US lawsuit filed by India rape victim

Uber settles second US lawsuit filed by India rape victim l33tdawg Sun, 12/10/2017 – 21:58 more…

Inside Baidu’s Bid to Lead the AI Revolution

Inside Baidu’s Bid to Lead the AI Revolution l33tdawg Sun, 12/10/2017 – 21:57 more…

Ars Technica’s ultimate board game buyer’s guide

Ars Technica’s ultimate board game buyer’s guide l33tdawg Sun, 12/10/2017 – 07:00 more…

The iOS jailbreaking community is going nuts over this cryptic tweet by a Google employee

The iOS jailbreaking community is going nuts over this cryptic tweet by a Google employee l33tdawg Sun, 12/10/2017 – 01:58 more…

2017 Antivirus News | Powered by WordPress | Fluxipress Theme | Show My IP Address, check blacklists | Free Favicon, Android and Apple Icon Generator | Bitcoin and Crypto Currency News