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Security roundup: dating danger, outdated software risks and more

Security roundup: dating danger, outdated software risks and more

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This week’s security news takes a look at the danger of malicious apps, outdated software, mobiles and unprotected POS.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 4th 2014 at 10:37AM
Security roundup: Samsung Galaxy devices at risk from remote hacks

Security roundup: Samsung Galaxy devices at risk from remote hacks

NEWS

This week’s security news explores reports of a dangerous exploit found in Samsung’s Galaxy devices, the government’s plans to increase security awareness and more.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Mar 13th 2014 at 10:32AM
Bitdefender: 'There should never be another Windows XP'

Bitdefender: 'There should never be another Windows XP'

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Security specialist Bitdefender has told PCR that there should never be another operating system like Windows XP.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Mar 3rd 2014 at 11:54AM
Brazil World Cup ticket sales targeted by hackers

Brazil World Cup ticket sales targeted by hackers

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The 2014 World Cup in Brazil is attracting the attention of cybercriminals, security experts have warned.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 28th 2014 at 10:38AM

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One in five Macs possibly at risk as Apple Snow Leopard support ends

One in five Macs possibly at risk as Apple Snow Leopard support ends

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Up to a fifth of Macs could be at risk following Apple’s withdrawal of updates for the Snow Leopard operating system.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 27th 2014 at 10:11AM
Boeing Black smartphone self-destructs when opened

Boeing Black smartphone self-destructs when opened

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The upcoming Boeing Black smartphone will wipe all data and make itself inoperable when cracked open.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 27th 2014 at 10:07AM
Synology issues fixes for DSM vulnerability

Synology issues fixes for DSM vulnerability

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Synology has issued a series of fixes following the discovery of a vulnerability in its DiskStation Manager software.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 20th 2014 at 11:07AM
'Security breaches are not inevitable,' says specialist

'Security breaches are not inevitable,' says specialist

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A security specialist has said that it opposes the idea that security breaches are inevitable for organisations.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 20th 2014 at 10:49AM

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Bitdefender working on wearable tech security products

Bitdefender working on wearable tech security products

NEWS

Bitdefender is currently ‘exploring security over wearable tech’, chief security strategist, Catalin Cosoi, has told PCR.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Feb 19th 2014 at 12:55PM
VIP adds IP camera specialist Compro Technology to portfolio

VIP adds IP camera specialist Compro Technology to portfolio

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VIP Computers has announced its distribution rights to the IP camera specialist Compro Technology.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 19th 2014 at 12:52PM
Valve: 'We're not tracking your browser history'

Valve: 'We're not tracking your browser history'

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Gabe Newell has denied that Valve is tracking users’ browser histories.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 18th 2014 at 10:03AM
Google acquires firm developing sounds as passwords

Google acquires firm developing sounds as passwords

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Google has acquired SlickLogin, a startup developing the use of sounds as passwords.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 17th 2014 at 10:07AM

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Entatech to showcase security portfolio at Totally DIY and Totally Tools

Entatech to showcase security portfolio at Totally DIY and Totally Tools

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Entatech UK has announced that it will be attending the Totally DIY and Totally Tools events later this month.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 12th 2014 at 11:06AM
A quarter of parents believe their children have been put at risk online

A quarter of parents believe their children have been put at risk online

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27 per cent of parents believe their children have been exposed to cyber threats in the last 12 months, according to a study.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 11th 2014 at 9:53AM
Hacked smart fridge used to send spam email in cyberattack

Hacked smart fridge used to send spam email in cyberattack

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A Wi-Fi-connected refrigerator was one of 100,000 smart devices behind a malicious spam email cyberattack.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 17th 2014 at 9:59AM
Entatech secures agreement with Avira

Entatech secures agreement with Avira

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Entatech UK has secured a distribution deal with security specialist Avira.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 16th 2014 at 10:13AM

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UK government launches Cyber Streetwise campaign in bid to boost online security

UK government launches Cyber Streetwise campaign in bid to boost online security

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The government has launched ‘Cyber Streetwise’ – a campaign designed to boost online security awareness among small businesses and consumers.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 14th 2014 at 10:16AM
CES 2014: McAfee software rebranded as Intel Security - John McAfee 'elated'

CES 2014: McAfee software rebranded as Intel Security - John McAfee 'elated'

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The McAfee name is to be phased out and rebranded as Intel Security, Intel’s CEO has said.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 7th 2014 at 10:53AM
BlackBerry to renew company by focusing on 'core business drivers'

BlackBerry to renew company by focusing on 'core business drivers'

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BlackBerry’s CEO has penned an open comment on the future of the company, saying that he expects the firm to recover by targeting businesses.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 2nd 2014 at 10:29AM
'What becomes of the data
on nearly a million stolen
mobile phones?'

'What becomes of the data on nearly a million stolen mobile phones?'

NEWS

Lee Sharrocks of Kaspersky Lab offers some advice to avoid losing more than you expect if your phone is stolen.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Dec 31st 2013 at 2:00PM