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There's Really Bad Stuff Buried in Those 'Terms and Conditions' You're Expected Not to Read and Just Click Yes on
Science & Tech  (tags: smart phones, agreements, Terms and Conditions, banks, privacy, security, fascism )

- 1823 days ago -
Last month, I had a chance to talk with John McAfee, the founder of the popular McAfee computer security programs. We talked about how people usually don't read the terms and conditions of the smartphone applications that they download onto their phones.
Why the Bad Guys Want Your Email
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet, e-mail, hackers, passwords, security, fraud, malware, ransomware )

- 1833 days ago -
Your email just got broken into? Sorry, it's not personal. It's business. That may not console you much when you realize that your email account was "pwned" through malware or deceit. But, really, the hackers who went after it probably had nothing...
Apple Security Expert Finds Apps-Software Bug
Science & Tech  (tags: apple, security, software, bug, hacker, installation, encryption )

- 2660 days ago -
A software flaw in Apple Inc's iPhones and iPads may allow hackers to build apps that secretly install programs to steal data, send text messages or destroy information, according to an expert on Apple device security.
Picture Password to Protect Your Online Account!
Science & Tech  (tags: NewTechnology, security, picture, password, account )

- 2661 days ago -
Find it difficult to remember your password? Here's some good news - researchers claim to have developed picture password for your online account, which will also help protect against hacking.
US Professor Helps Expose Skype Security Flaw
Science & Tech  (tags: US, professor, helps, expose, Skype, security, flaw )

- 2674 days ago -
THERE'S nowhere for Skype users to hide, thanks to a flagrant security flaw in the service. The serious breach in the widely-used, internet video chat program means that any evil computer nerd could easily hunt down users' whereabouts, according to a stu
The Best AntiVirus Software Companies
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, software, antivirus, security, safety, technology )

- 2791 days ago -
Good antivirus software is an invaluable tool for keeping your computer, your personal information, and the security of your friends and family safe from hackers, identity thieves, and spammers. The damage a single virus can do is astounding.
Hackers Warn NHS Over Security
Science & Tech  (tags: Hackers, NHS, security, computer networks, technology, cyber attack )

- 2812 days ago -
A notorious hacker group has warned the NHS that its computer networks are vulnerable to cyber attack.Lulz Security, which claims to have been behind a recent hack on Sony, sent an email to NHS administrators revealing it had found a way to breach the....
Follow the Money: Tiny Transistors Track Cash
Science & Tech  (tags: Money, Banks, Transistors, technology, Tracking, security )

- 2916 days ago -
Banks have long considered placing silicon transistors on currency for security purposes, but the technology was too chunky and intensive for paper bills. Now, tiny low-power organic transistors developed by German scientists could make it possible to....
Mice Trained for Airport Security
Science & Tech  (tags: world, news, interesting, animals, security, study, research, technology )

- 2938 days ago -
Israeli scientists have created a detector, similar looking to a full-body scanner but with three concealed cartridges each containing eight specially trained mice.
Top 10 Plugins For Your Wordpress Site Security
Science & Tech  (tags: wordpress. wordpress security, web security, hackers, security )

- 2946 days ago -
When your blog starts growing and gets popular, you have to take care of security risks and issues. Most of bloggers and web masters fail to recognize the importance of securing their site.
Social Networks Are 'Easier Targets for Cyber Criminals'
Science & Tech  (tags: social network, cyber crimes, scams, security )

- 2951 days ago -
Cyber criminals are enjoying greater degrees of success on social networks because they are easier to target and users are more likely to fall for scams sent by supposed 'friends', according to security analysts.
Defending the White House: What a Special Forces Guard Wears When He's Protecting the President
Science & Tech  (tags: special forces, White House, president, protection, security )

- 2986 days ago -
Dressed head to toe in black, he exudes an aura of steely determination and controlled aggression.This is a highly-trained member of the Secret Service Emergency Response Team which guards the U.S president at the White House.
Royal Navy Website Infiltrated By Computer Hacker
Science & Tech  (tags: hacker, security, website, Navy )

- 3023 days ago -
The navy's website was shut down this morning after a self-confessed security enthusiast claimed to have hacked into the site and its databases.
U.S. Signals Flexibility on Space Weapons Treaty
Science & Tech  (tags: signals, space, security, weapons )

- 3142 days ago -
The United States would consider a new global treaty to ban deployment of weapons in space if it meets its security concerns and includes safeguards against cheating, a U.S. arms control official said on Tuesday.
Five Ways to Keep Online Criminals at Bay - NYTimes.Com
Science & Tech  (tags: internet, security, scams, safeguards, prudence )

- 3194 days ago -
Prudence can help you avoid the myriad online lures aimed at conning people into installing malware on their PCs or turning over personal information.

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