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Facebook to Introduce Hardware Security Keys in 2021 to Safeguard its Users Information

New Delhi, Dec 28: Facing various probes over data privacy and security, Facebook will provide new options in 2021 to users to safeguard their information, like hardware security tokens along with expanding its Protect programme to more accounts. Facebook’s head of security policy Nathaniel Gleicher told Axios that the social network plans to roll out […]

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Facebook to Introduce Hardware Security Keys in 2021 to Safeguard its Users Information

New Delhi, Dec 28: Facing various probes over data privacy and security, Facebook will provide new options in 2021 to users to safeguard their information, like hardware security tokens along with expanding its Protect programme to more accounts. Facebook’s head of security policy Nathaniel Gleicher told Axios that the social network plans to roll out […]

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Computer Security Day 2020: Tips to Protect Your Computer and Laptops from Virus Attacks

A computer or laptop is a machine that accepts data as input, processes that data using programs and outputs the processed data as information. Computers can be connected together to form networks that allow connected computers to communicate with each other. In this world of computers & laptops everywhere plus an incredible technology, PCs & […]

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Twitter Shows Jammu And Kashmir as Part of China When Users Search For Hall of Fame, Leh; Netizens Including Security Analyst Complain Online

Leh, October 18: Twitter is facing criticism from Indian users after the microblogging website shows the region of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as part of China. On Sunday, security analyst Nitin Gokhale, complained that when he typed Hall of Fame, Leh as location, he received suggestions which showed the union territory of Jammu and […]

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Twitter Restored After an Apparent Global Outage, Microblogging Site Says ‘No Evidence of Security Breach or Hack’

San Fransisco, October 16:  Twitter suffered a worldwide outage on Thursday that lasted about an hour and a half, affecting users from New York to Sydney. Some service was restored and tweets began appearing again at about 7 pm New York time, according to a Bloomberg report. The microblogging site tweeted saying “Twitter has been […]

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Twitter Restored After an Apparent Global Outage, Microblogging Site Says ‘No Evidence of Security Breach or Hack’

San Fransisco, October 16:  Twitter suffered a worldwide outage on Thursday that lasted about an hour and a half, affecting users from New York to Sydney. Some service was restored and tweets began appearing again at about 7 pm New York time, according to a Bloomberg report. The microblogging site tweeted saying “Twitter has been […]

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Microsoft Awards $374,300 in Bug Bounties to Security Researchers for Spotting Bugs in Azure Sphere

New Delhi, Oct 7: Microsoft has awarded $374,300 in bug bounties to security researchers who spotted bugs in Azure Sphere which itself offers high-end security for Cloud-connected Internet of Things (IoT) devices. During the three-month Azure Sphere Security Research Challenge (ASSRC), cyber security researchers surfaced 20 critical or important severity security vulnerabilities in Azure Sphere. […]

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Microsoft Awards $374,300 in Bug Bounties to Security Researchers for Spotting Bugs in Azure Sphere

New Delhi, Oct 7: Microsoft has awarded $374,300 in bug bounties to security researchers who spotted bugs in Azure Sphere which itself offers high-end security for Cloud-connected Internet of Things (IoT) devices. During the three-month Azure Sphere Security Research Challenge (ASSRC), cyber security researchers surfaced 20 critical or important severity security vulnerabilities in Azure Sphere. […]

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Facebook Awards USD 10,000 to Security Researcher Sayed Abdelhafiz for Finding Bug in Its Android App

New Delhi, October 6: A security researcher has found a vulnerability in the download feature of Facebooks Android app that could be exploited to launch remote code execution (RCE) attacks. The social networking giant awarded the researcher $10,000 for finding the bug. Facebook’s Android app uses two methods of downloading files from a group — […]