There’s been a fair amount of criticism around Facebook’s Graph Search Feature. The majority of the claims have been around the transparency it offers anyone who wants to interact with or look into your network.
You may have heard of the Adobe hack which was declared at the beginning of October. At the time Adobe estimated that almost 3 million personal details had been compromised. Just a few days ago the company said that hackers had gained access to 38 million encrypted accounts including credit and debit card details.
Researchers at the UK’s University of Sussex have discovered how to hack into contactless payment cards, also known as near field communications. The process, known as skimming, was carried out with off-the-shelf equipment bought from a hardware store.
Spooks, ghouls and creepy things are set to ascend into the world of the living as Halloween is celebrated the world over. Never mind that the original meaning of the celebration was intended to honour the Christian faithful who had left this world of dense matter, it’s much more fun to dress up and pretend to be an incarnation of evil, while bagging some sticky, sickly sweets at the same time.
Dropbox is an extremely popular online file sharing service with something like 175 million users. And it’s now being targeted by cyber criminals who are using well-known malware to try and steal financial details.