Local and national weather forecast provider The Weather Channel suffered a ransomware attack that temporarily prevented it from going live on the air. Regular viewers got a surprise when they tuned into The Weather Channel on the morning of 18 April. They were expecting to watch “AMHQ,” the network’s live morning show which begins at […]… Read More
by Paul Ducklin Nokia’s funky new phone, known as the Nokia 9 PureView, has some very cool features. Five of them, in fact – five cameras, arranged on the back of the phone like a spider’s eye, capturing 12 megapixels each to make the device a snapper’s delight. The Nokia 9 also includes a fingerprint […]
This sounds like a good development: …a new $10 million contract the Defense Department’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has launched to design and build a secure voting system that it hopes will be impervious to hacking. The first-of-its-kind system will be designed by an Oregon-based firm called Galois, a longtime government contractor with […]
Hackers spent months with full access to Outlook, Hotmail, and MSN email accounts—and got in through Microsoft’s customer support platform….