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A new way for securing web browsers from hackers – Help Net Security

A powerful new approach to securing web browsers is getting its first real-world application in the Firefox browser. Developed by a team of researchers from The University of Texas at Austin, the University of California San Diego, Stanford University and Mozilla, the approach shifts some of the browser code into …

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Clearview AI, The Company Whose Database Has Amassed 3 Billion Photos, Hacked – Forbes

Clearview AI, the company whose database has amassed over 3 billion photos, has suffered a data … [+] breach. Getty Clearview AI, the company whose database has amassed over 3 billion photos, has suffered a data breach, it has emerged. The data stolen in the hack included the firm’s entire customer …

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Remine security blunder exposed customer data to potential hacking – Inman

The real estate data firm discovered an ‘exposed vulnerability’ that allowed anyone outside of the company to register an account to log in, potentially accessing personal information of renters and sellers. Due to a security blunder, real estate data firm Remine left its system wide open to hacking, potentially exposing …

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This viral hack might be the key to cutting a perfect slice of cheese – TODAY

As far as kitchen tasks go, cutting cheese is pretty simple. But a hack currently circulating on social media is demonstrating that a straightforward task can be made even easier with one tool. Say goodbye to jagged, uneven cheese slices cut by unwieldy knives. Next time you’re preparing to serve …

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Expensive new US voting machines still at risk of hacking, experts say – The Japan Times

BOSTON – Nearly 1 in 5 U.S. voters will cast ballots this year on devices that look and feel like the discredited paperless voting machines they once used, yet leave a paper record of the vote. But computer security experts are warning that these so-called ballot-marking devices still pose too …

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VIDEO: New In-Ride Hack Unlocks Special "Chewie Mode" on Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge – wdwnt.com

This post may contain affiliate links; please read the disclosure for more information. Hacking Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run? That’s illegal! You know that! If you’ve got your FastPasses lined up for Smugglers Run, but are looking to switch up the ride experience, there’s a new hack you and your crew …

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Hackers Are Hammering The Financial Sector With Login Attacks – Forbes

Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin It should come as no surprise that banks and other financial service providers are a favorite target of hackers. The volume of attacks they face, however, is truly shocking. Image: Getty A new report (PDF link) from Akamai Technologies released this …

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Juice Jacking: How Hackers Can Steal Your Info When You Charge Devices – Security Boulevard

Never thought you’d have to worry about cyberattacks from just plugging inyour phone at a charging station? Here’s what to know about it and how toprotect your devices from this USB charger hack When most people think of cyberattack methods and threats, they think of insecure network connections, phishing emails, …

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Hack Of NRC Health Raises Questions On Security – pymnts.com

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email A cyberattack at NRC Health has prompted questions about the security of its data and overall patient privacy, CNBC reported. On Feb. 11, the attack hit the publicly traded health company, which works with 75 percent of the 200 largest U.S. hospital chains. …

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New Hacking Group Targets Gambling Firms: Report – BankInfoSecurity.com

Cybercrime , Fraud Management & Cybercrime , Governance APT Group Steals Source Code and Data, Not Money, Researchers Say Akshaya Asokan (asokan_akshaya) • February 20, 2020     A newly identified hacking group has been targeting gambling companies in Asia, the Middle East and Europe, using backdoors to steal source …

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