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Google Chrome‘s new built-in ad blocker already available

Google Chrome‘s new built-in ad blocker already available

The latest version of Google Chrome web browser will block intrusive ads automatically. More
News  February 23, 2018
Google discloses security flaw in Edge that Microsoft was late to fix

Google discloses security flaw in Edge that Microsoft was late to fix

Google gave Microsoft 90 days to fix security flaw; Microsoft failed. More
News  February 21, 2018

Macro-less Microsoft Word spam attachments infect users with malware

Macro-less Microsoft Word spam attachments infect users with malware

Word document attachments that spread malware no longer asks to enable Macros. More
News  February 19, 2018
Huge Skype vulnerability will not be fixed by Microsoft any time soon

Huge Skype vulnerability will not be fixed by Microsoft any time soon

Microsoft cannot fix Skype bug without huge code revision. More
News  February 14, 2018
Facebook tests a “Downvote” button to flag irrelevant comments

Facebook tests a “Downvote” button to flag irrelevant comments

Facebook answers the request for "Dislike" button with "Downvote" button. More
News  February 12, 2018

Apple apologizes for slowing down older iPhones and offers compensations

Apple apologizes for slowing down older iPhones and offers compensations

Apple officially apologized customers for throttling older iPhone models. More
News  February 9, 2018
Critical Grammarly vulnerability allows stealing user’s information

Critical Grammarly vulnerability allows stealing user’s information

“Severity bug” in Grammarly browser extensions put user’s privacy at risk. More
News  February 6, 2018

Windows Update KB4078130 disables Spectre Variant 2 patch

Windows Update KB4078130 disables Spectre Variant 2 patch

The story of the Spectre and Meltdown CPU flaws hasn’t yet ended. More
News  January 30, 2018
Malicious link can crash your Apple device

Malicious link can crash your Apple device

iPhone, iPad and Mac users are in danger: malicious link can crash the device. More
News  January 22, 2018
Millions of computers left vulnerable by Meltdown and Spectre exploits

Millions of computers left vulnerable by Meltdown and Spectre exploits

In the beginning of January 2018, cyber security researches reported a serious CPU flaw that was initially found in Intel processors. More
News  January 10, 2018

Top 5 antivirus with data recovery feature

Top 5 antivirus with data recovery feature

Through the past couple of years, the number of cyber attacks significantly increased. More
News  January 2, 2018
Protect Data from Encryption with “Controlled Folder Access” Feature

Protect Data from Encryption with “Controlled Folder Access” Feature

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is the fourth major feature update for Windows 10 OS. More
News  December 14, 2017

TeamViewer hurries to fix desktop access vulnerability

TeamViewer hurries to fix desktop access vulnerability

TeamViewer Permissions bug can be exploited to take over computers during active sessions. More
News  December 7, 2017
MacOS High Sierra Bug Grants Admin Access to Your Mac: How to Fix It?

MacOS High Sierra Bug Grants Admin Access to Your Mac: How to Fix It?

The vulnerability in macOS High Sierra allows anyone to get full admin access to Apple computers. More
News  November 29, 2017
November Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Fixed Start Menu and Missing App Tiles

November Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Fixed Start Menu and Missing App Tiles

The First Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Fixes the Irritating Missing Apps Bug on Start Menu. More
News  November 18, 2017