Tuesday, Google unveiled the biggest changes to YouTube in a few years. The most impressive takeaway is a new version of the app that has a new layout, some new features like libraries, and vertical playback formats too.
TL;DR link below. #YouTube #google
Uber has stated it will be discontinuing a surveillance mechanism in the app that tracking users of the ride hailing service for up to 5 minutes after the service ended. This is yet another bad practice that has gotten the already embattled company into hot water with consumers. #security #surveillance
Even the most savvy internet user can fall for a well crafted scam. So don’t let your guard down! #security #internet #scams
Running in the same path that Cerber recently trailblazed by now stealing credentials and Bitcoin wallets, the newest version of Spora went out via a new phishing attack.
So watch out for emails with attachments and keep that Spyware / Anti-Virus software up to date.
#malware #security #internet
Samsung is again facing a new problem with updates causing havoc. A recent firmware update has bricked many TVs that have received the update and to date they have suffered a dead device for over a week now. While @Samsung has announced they are working on a fix but further communications as to progress have been nonexistent. #samsung #tv
In a world where we all are trying to use our devices more effectively every time I love when it’s the simplest solution that wins out! This is a great way to get your kids to answer you for sure! #kidsafety #apps
A unknown hacker has claimed to have leaked to the wild the decryption key for Apple’s Secure Enclave which effectively breaks a current iOS security process. This further exposes iOS devices to direct attacks to steal data from devices.
While this doesn’t directly have a impact on or decrypt user data, it does decrypt SEP and TouchID data.
Worse yet Apple has no immediate plans to release a fix for this firmware vulnerability. #security #mobile #hacking #hardware #apple
With today being the big day many sites are getting in on the fun! The latest being Time sharing the experience with a 360 degree view.
Enjoy and be sure to protect your eyes! #eclipse #internet #science
We all use email on the daily to share info with each other. For some of us it can be a deluge of messages to wade through!
So for those of us using Gmail here are 7 great ways to be more efficient! #email #Gmail
Secret chips installed in your repaired device could be the next new frontier for thieves after your private information. And what’s worse is you will probably pay them to do it!
Researchers have been able to prove that not only would it be fairly easy for a “bad actor” to install a stealth chip into your device but it could be extremely difficult, if not impossible, to distinguish the chips apart.
The TL;DR is below. #security #mobile #hacking #hardware