Security News, Page 16 ▼

This Home Security Camera Can Plug Into Light Bulb Sockets

12/23/2015, If you walk into a bank or a convenient store, you’ll notice that a lot of its security cameras tend to be placed in the corner. This is because some security cameras can only point forwards, so placing it in the corner affords it the best view, or at...

GOTPass System Will Make Your Online Logins More Secure

12/23/2015, Recently Google has been trialing a new system that does not require users to enter passwords. Instead users pair their smartphone with their Google login, and when they want to login they will be prompted on their smartphone instead. This means that...

Google Confirms They Are Testing Password-Free Logins

12/23/2015, Yesterday we reported that according to a post on Reddit, it was suggested that Google was testing out some kind of new login feature where you would not require a password. Given that passwords can sometimes be easily figured out, like birth dates, names...

Hillary Clinton Wants Manhattan-like Project For Encryption

12/21/2015, In recent times, tech companies like Apple and Google have introduced more secure encryption to their devices, making them near impossible to be accessed remotely by anyone else other than the device’s owner. This is obviously good for consumers who...

Google Will Favor HTTPS Sites In Search Results

12/17/2015, Last year Google announced that websites that use HTTPS encryption will get a bump in search rankings, but given that it’s been a year Google has decided to step things up a bit and will now begin indexing HTTPS websites by default in their search...

MacKeeper User Details Have Been Leaked Online

12/15/2015, If you happen to use the MacKeeper software on your Mac then you might want to pay attention to this. Kromtech, the Germany-based company that has developed his software, has confirmed that login credentials, internet addresses and names of millions of...

French Prime Minister Rules Out Ban On Public WiFi

12/14/2015, Last week and following the attacks in Paris, France, a leaked document from the French police revealed some potential changes that they would like to see the government make. A couple of those changes include the ban of the Tor network and also the...

This Japanese Security Drone Will Actually Chase Down Intruders

12/14/2015, It seems that over in Japan, they are getting pretty creative with its drones. For example recently we heard about how local law enforcement agencies will deploy a drone with a net to catch rogue drones, and now it seems that Japanese security company...

Valve: 77,000 Steam Accounts Hijacked Each Month

12/10/2015, Last month in a bid to cut down on scams, Valve introduced a waiting period for gamers who wanted to trade items with each idea. The reason behind this is because hackers who steal Steam accounts try to get rid of the inventory as fast as possible before...

Facebook Introduces Security Checkup Tool For Android

12/09/2015, When it comes to security of apps on your mobile devices, not all apps were created equal. Some apps might come with really tight security and offers up protection like two-factor authentication, while others might simply prefer a more simple and...

Google Enables Chrome’s Safe Browsing On Android By Default

12/07/2015, One of the features of Google’s Chrome browser on the desktop is its safe browsing feature. If you do use Chrome on your desktop you might be familiar with the feature where if you visit an unsafe website, a huge red warning will appear informing you of...

French Police Wants To Ban Tor And Public WiFi

12/07/2015, It has been several weeks since the terrorist attacks in Paris left 130 people dead and more than 300 injured, but it is still fresh in the minds of many around the world. So what can France do to help curb these attacks? According to a report from French...

This Security System Will Monitor Your Home Without Cameras

11/25/2015, When it comes to home security systems, installing cameras around the house is pretty much the standard. However if you have seen movies involving spies and heists, you know that the first thing they do is take out the cameras which will pretty much...

Hilton Confirms Malware Targeted Payment Card Information

11/24/2015, A couple of months ago it was reported that the Hilton hotel chain might have been the target of a hack. The company claimed at that time that they were investigating the issue and it looks like we have bad news for you guys. If you have recently stayed...