Should you install ad-blocking plugins?

Since the first info about paid version YouTube appeared then a lot of discussions about ad blocking tools (e.g. AdBlock) has been started. Users have spoken out that...

Help me! My disk has been encrypted!

The computer is in my house for a long time and I belong to the group of old-school people. I remember Superfrog FC, Windows...

What is wrong with Windows?

On the occasion of the recent news concerning Kasperky Lab, people has started to discuss about hopeless security level of Windows operating systems. However,...

Embarrassing security break in boot loader

Grub2 is the most popular boot manager used by Linux distributions. It allows to protect your computer by setting username and password identification process. Unfortunately...

The carrier was spying journalist. How to defend against eavesdropping?

Interesting story happened in Australia. It turned out that the Australian carrier Vodafone, among others looked unauthorized manner SMS of journalist Natalie O'Brien, who is their...

Story with the development background

Once upon time there was GitHub server. What is it? GitHub is the external source code repository integrated with version control system Git. Developers...

Very dangerous exploit on Windows 7 and newer

This security vulnerability is very dangerous, because it allows hackers to run any application even without admin rights. The exploit can bypass Microsoft's AppLocker...

The strangest methods of defense against hacking

Sometimes standard defense methods against hacking are not good enough. People are so tricky and even new technology solutions can not help us. Therefore security experts...

Mokes – new multi-platform malware

Malware is a malicious software, i.e. applications which are harmful for users. In most cases they do not crash your operating system or computer, but...

MasterCard uses selfie instead of PIN

Do you have problem remembering all PIN to your payment cards? If you do, then MasterCard has a great solution for you. They have decided...

The prosecution has accused the hacker who hacked into HBO servers

HBO had many problems this year with the leak of the unreleased episodes of the "Game of Thrones" TV series. One of the most...

A serious security bug in the uTorrent application

Researchers from Google working in Project Zero have recently announced a major vulnerability discovered in the Windows version of the uTorrent and uTorrent Web...

Researchers have discovered 10 new attacks on LTE networks

LTE technology is considered one of the safest telecommunications solutions we use. 3GPP standards provide for the possibility of using authorization keys that are...

The FBI disarmed the VPNFilter botnet consisting of 500,000 routers

Hackers are increasingly interested in network devices, and more specifically home users' routers. This equipment is directly connected to the Internet and often has...

Facebook admits a huge security breach

Facebook has been very uninteresting lately. And so he covers everything possible, and now he has informed about the big gap in his application....

Adylkuzz – this virus that uses the same vulnerability as WannaCry

I knew that this will happen. WannaCry (also known as WannaCrypt) is famous ransomware which has achieved a spectacular success. The vulnerability used by...