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Airbnb’s New Security Tools Will Help Prevent Account Takeovers

04/16/2017, Operating an Airbnb means that you have to be OK with the idea of strangers living in your home, which also means that there is also a chance that they could leave your home damaged or maybe even steal stuff. We suppose that’s just the risk one has to...


Alleged iPhone 8 Schematics ‘Confirms’ Rear-Facing Touch ID

04/13/2017, When the Samsung Galaxy S8 was launched, many were questioning Samsung’s decision to put the fingerprint scanner on the back of the phone, especially so near the camera. This was a big deal because prior to this, Samsung had kept the fingerprint scanner...

Researchers Working To Get AI To Cooperate On Surveillance

04/12/2017, We’re sure you’ve seen in the movies where upon locking in onto the face of a subject, they can be tracked through an entire city as various cameras placed around the city can somehow be on the lookout for that person and keep them in view. In real...

LG G6 Rumored To Get 3D Facial Scanning Feature This June

04/12/2017, The LG G6 has been officially launched and as far as security features are concerned, it does come with a fingerprint scanner. However it seems that it could soon be getting another security feature in the form of 3D facial scanning, or at least that’s...

Your Phone’s Motion Sensors Can Apparently Give Away Your PIN

04/12/2017, The point of PINs and passwords is to protect your device or account being accessed by someone else. You might think that putting a PIN on your phone is a great way to prevent hackers or someone else from getting into your phone, but as it turns out your...

LastPass Shares Autofill Features For Android O

04/09/2017, It is usually suggested that we use different passwords for different services, as opposed the same one. The idea is that should someone get ahold of one of your passwords, only that account would be compromised as opposed to everything. However...

Security Researcher Reveals Android And iOS WiFi Security Flaw

04/06/2017, No software is completely free of bugs, but the extent of the bugs can range in terms of severity, whether it be an annoying issue that causes apps to crash, to one in which it allows hackers to easily hack into your device and access it. Recently a...

iOS 10.3.1 Released With Fix For WiFi Security Flaw

04/03/2017, The other day Apple released the iOS 10.3 update which is one of the company’s more major updates to date ahead of iOS 11. Now one of the changes that Apple made to iOS 10 with the update is patch a couple of security flaws, but it seems that they might...

Smart TV Hack Uses Broadcast Signal To Hijack Your Device

04/02/2017, Smart TVs are great as it does much more than conventional TVs, but unfortunately security on smart TVs are admittedly lacking which means that if companies aren’t paying attention, they’re basically selling devices that are open to hackers. In fact...