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Samsung's new Rewards Program might net you $200,000
Samsung's new Rewards Program might net you $200,000
Samsung has launched a new rewards program which is aimed at mobile users, and especially hackers among them. The new Mobile Security Rewards ...... 07 Sep 2017 - 2 comments
A bug in Chrome allows you to download Netflix movies
A bug in Chrome allows you to download Netflix movies
A group of security researchers have found a vulnerability in Google's Chrome browser that allows downloading movies straight from Netflix. ...... 25 Jun 2016 - 7 comments
Shocker: Adobe Flash has another critical vulnerability
Shocker: Adobe Flash has another critical vulnerability
For the millionth time, Adobe's much-maligned Flash software has another critical vulnerability that affects millions. The zero-day vulnerability ...... 09 Apr 2016 - 5 comments
Adobe reveals another Flash vulnerability, patch already out
Adobe reveals another Flash vulnerability, patch already out
Adobe has revealed that its Flash player was subject to another vulnerability. This time patch is already out and the company suggests you install ...... 11 Mar 2016 - 1 comment
Lenovo computers once again had massive security vulnerabilities
Lenovo computers once again had massive security vulnerabilities
Three months ago, Lenovo was found to have pre-installed the 'Superfish' malware onto PCs, making the computers highly vulnerable to attacks. ...... 07 May 2015
Microsoft updates Windows XP for critical Internet Explorer bug despite end of life
Microsoft updates Windows XP for critical Internet Explorer bug despite end of life
Last week, we reported that Microsoft had confirmed a zero-day vulnerability that put a large portion of the world's computer users at risk. ...... 02 May 2014 - 20 comments
Microsoft confirms massive Internet Explorer vulnerability, hundreds of millions at risk
Microsoft confirms massive Internet Explorer vulnerability, hundreds of millions at risk
Microsoft has confirmed a zero-day vulnerability that has put a large portion of the world's computer users at risk. The exploit affects ...... 27 Apr 2014 - 8 comments
Apple boots researcher from developer program for publicizing iOS vulnerability
Apple boots researcher from developer program for publicizing iOS vulnerability
Security research Charlie Miller recently found a problem in iOS which could allow an app to give remote access to a device. After receiving ...... 08 Nov 2011 - 10 comments
     

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