Kaspersky Lab researchers have helped uncover a number of unknown vulnerabilities that have left gas stations around the world exposed to remote takeover, often for years. The vulnerabilities were found in an embedded gas station controller of which there are currently over 1,000 installed and online. The manufacturer was...
Bitcoin’s popularity and the emergence of about 1,500 other digital coins or tokens have drawn more hackers into the red-hot cryptocurrency space, expanding opportunities for crime and fraud, cybersecurity firm Digital Shadows warned in a report on Thursday. “Cybercriminals follow the money and right now they see in the unregulated...
Facebook on Wednesday reported earnings that beat expectations, but shares swung as it stressed the goal of prioritizing personal interactions among users over the time they spend on the world's biggest social network. Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg said changes cut time spent on the site by some 50 million hours per day, but its chief...
Artificial Intelligence (AI) will save us not destroy us, Google’s CEO, Sundar Pichai, said at Davos. “AI is probably the most important thing humanity has ever worked on. I think of it as something more profound than electricity or fire,” he said. “Any time you work with technology, you need...
Facebook warned on Monday that it could offer no assurance that social media was on balance good for democracy, but the company said it was trying what it could to stop alleged meddling in elections by Russia or anyone else. The sharing of false or misleading headlines on social media has...
Cloud infrastructure and data centers are purported to penetrate many of the key growing African markets in 2018. The harbingers of this impending growth have been building for years. Some nations are even generating a power surplus that’s being exported for profits, while others are benefiting from incoming investments...
Developers at; Opera Software AS earlier this month rolled out the final stable build of the latest Opera desktop browser for Windows, macOS, and Linux platforms that came with numerous new features such as a new anti-cryptomining feature. On the other hand, the mobile platforms missed the roll out as the update...
Opera has officially announced the release of a stable build of the latest Opera 50 desktop browser and has been made available for Windows, macOS, and Linux platforms and packs numerous new features such as a new anti-cryptomining feature, and Chromecast and VR 360 support for the Oculus VR headset. NoCoin Anti-Cryptocurrency Mining The new NoCoin feature that helps block...
Did you know that the idea of the online addressing system was invented back in 1985? 32 years ago, a computer systems company from Cambridge was the first ever to register a domain. Ever since the domain name has been a crucial part of the website’s branding and SEO. Choosing...
Mountain View-based internet and software firm, Google Corp. is now rolling out Chrome's latest software update, version v.63, to all users on desktop (Linux, Mac, Windows) and mobile (Android), with updates for Chrome OS to follow shortly. Chrome 63 brings highlighting features for both desktop and mobile platforms including; Flags redesign, Quick Site Certificate, and...