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Former CEO blames IT Employee for Equifax Data Breach

Equifax is one the 3 biggest Credit Agencies in the United States, and hold a lot of its populations sensitive data, including Social security numbers and credit cards. In case you’ve been living under a rock there was a huge Equifax data breach where hackers took advantage of a vulnerability on their online platform, and with it had access to roughly 145 million people’s data  including date of birth, social security numbers and even credit

New Google Pixel Buds Features Realtime Translation

The Google Pixel Buds are wireless earphones intended for use with the new Pixel 2 handset. Once paired with the phone, you tap the right earpiece and issue a command to the Google Assistant. It can be commanded to play music, find your location, make a call etc. But what is really special about this device, you can ask it to help you translate a foreign language! So in the event that you want to

Deloitte one of the “Big 4 Accountancy firms” breached by hackers.

According to a UK newspaper the breach actually occurred November 2016 but was not detected until March 2017. Senior research scientist at Comodo Kenneth Geers is quoted as saying “In a hack of this scale, criminals or spies will continue to reap dividends years down the road,” An admin username and password to a global email server is like a digital Swiss Army knife to corporate and client secrets Geers added “The attack has gone

The Open-Source Community Are Calling For Open Source Flash

A petition has been started Github, requesting Adobe open source flash media player. This was launched a day after the company announced it would end support for the application in 2020. Juha Lindstedt who started the petition explains “Flash is an important piece of Internet history and killing Flash means future generations can’t access the past,” Many agree with him (including us) as his petition has already been signed by over 3000 people. Doing this

Net Neutrality: An Open Internet

A free and open internet is what everyone wants. No one wants the cable or phone companies messing with the speeds that is connecting us to websites, applications and content we choose. We expect to be in control of our internet experience. 👊👊👊 http://ift.tt/2tD2fw8 #Technews #techblogger #ITnews #technology #techWeek #Instatech #Digital #microsoft

Rodeo The Fake Tor Browser, Scamming Users On Fake Dark Web

A malicious Browser made to look like a modified version of the Tor Browser, has been targeting users who want to gain access to the Dark Web Market Place, to no doubt by illegal goods. Discovered last week by bleeping computer.com, the application is distributed by videos on YouTube to non-technical users on how to gain access to the dark web market place. The instructions on the video advise users to download what they call

Windows 10 Timeline Feature not in Autumn Update

The company announced its Windows 10 Timeline Feature will not be in upcoming Autumn creators update, however they do plan of having it featured in the early insiders build shortly after. What is the Windows 10 Timeline Feature? It effectively lets you resume using apps on other devices including IOS and Android, so a user can move around more and still work efficiently. The Timeline View has been added to the windows Task view, and

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