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Pirates Hack Shipping Company To Find Their Targets

03/01/2016, If you were to rob a home or a bank, logically you would want to know which home or bank keeps the most valuables, and where they are located, as this will let you get in and out as quickly as possible. This is exactly what pirates (real life pirates on...

Gmail Can Now Scan Images To Prevent Confidential Leaks

03/01/2016, In the enterprise world, what your competitors do not know about you is what helps give you the edge. If a competitor knew what kind of product you are working on, they might try to beat you to the punch by releasing something similar and earlier. Now...

UC Berkeley Warns About Potential Data Theft

02/26/2016, If you are studying or used to study at UC Berkeley, or maybe you have dealt with the university on business matters, it seems that you should start paying more attention to your online accounts and your credit cards. The university has recently issued a...

Arizona County To Stop Using iPhones Following Encryption Debate

02/25/2016, While it sounds like many big name tech companies will soon be throwing their legal support behind Apple, there are some in the government who aren’t too thrilled about Apple’s refusal to comply with the court’s orders and unlock the iPhone in the...

Google, Microsoft & Others To Offer Legal Support To Apple

02/25/2016, Ever since the courts ordered Apple to unlock the San Bernardino iPhone, many companies have come forward to offer words of support to Apple. For example we have Google who was one of the first, and then we also have the likes of Facebook, Twitter, and...

Apple To Make It Harder For Themselves To Hack Their Own Products

02/24/2016, Right now the debate is raging on as to whether or not Apple should give in to the FBI and unlock the iPhone. However the only way to do so would be to create backdoor access, something that Apple is understandably not too pleased to do. However it seems...

Apple CEO Tim Cook Likens iPhone Backdoor To Software Cancer

02/24/2016, About a week ago, Apple was ordered by the courts to unlock the iPhone belonging to one of the shooters from the San Bernardino case. The Cupertino company refused and its CEO, Tim Cook, has since published a lengthy letter explaining why this is...

Google Opens Up Project Shield To More News Websites

02/24/2016, From time to time, websites get hacked. One of the favorite and effective ways to take a site down would be through a DDoS attack. This basically involves flooding the site with so many requests till the point where it can’t handle it and shuts down, at...

Nissan Leaf Security Flaw Discovered

02/24/2016, As our cars get more connected these days, not only does this mean that our vehicles are more than just transportation devices, but it also opens the door to the scary possibility that our vehicles could get hacked. Recently according to a report from...

Apple Wants Congress To Weigh In On The Encryption Case

02/24/2016, Despite being ordered by the court, Apple is refusing to unlock the iPhone belonging to the terrorist of the San Bernardino shootings. The company claims that this will set a dangerous precedent, although the FBI’s director claims that it won’t. Right...

Bill Gates Backs FBI In Their Case Against Apple

02/23/2016, In the debate as to whether or not Apple should comply with the court’s demands and offer backdoor access to the iPhone, several renowned tech companies have come forward to show their support for Apple. For example Google has said that they support...

DOJ Apparently Has At Least 12 iPhones They Want Apple To Unlock

02/23/2016, Yesterday the FBI tried to reassure Apple and the public that by unlocking one phone, it will not be setting a dangerous precedent. Apparently the argument here is that it is just a single device, and nothing more. However it turns out that maybe that...