Even if you’re careful about security when you use phones and other devices, there are still risks you might not be aware of. Security researchers regularly find new threats that could allow malicious actors to access your personal data. One unexpected source of security vulnerabilities is the motion sensor smartphones have embedded in their hardware.
Messaging service WhatsApp recently confirmed that a major vulnerability allowed hackers to install remote surveillance software on phones and other devices. The hackers used the vulnerability to target several users and was almost certainly the work of “an advanced cyber-actor.” WhatsApp carries a strong reputation as a secure messaging app. But now the Facebook-owned messenger
Uber is rolling out a new set of features for users of Uber Black and Uber Black SUV. This means you can personalize your Uber ride so it’s just the way you want it. Options include a Quiet Mode and Temperature Control, all of which can be requested via the app. What Are Uber Black
Concerns over privacy and security are one of the big reasons people use free and open source software. But today, safeguarding the data on your computer is only part of the challenge. How do we manage all the passwords for all the different accounts we create across the web? Password managers are a great way
While the Internet of Things can bring a lot of convenience for you, it can also make it easier for hackers to gain access to your devices. As such, it’s vital to ensure the gadgets you bring into your home are secure before they’re even turned on. Let’s look at some ways you can stay
The start of the new year makes you look at your life and try to make a few changes. Such new year’s resolutions are notoriously hard to keep, so let these apps motivate you and keep you on track. Some of these apps will help you figure out what your goals and resolutions should be,