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Pwnie Express eases security remediation with a risk-assessment tool

Pwnie Express is adding a tool that ranks the risks its security service finds on customer networks and makes it easier to remediate them.The new feature of the company’s Pulse service assesses potential vulnerabilities that its sensors detect i.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldMar 16th, 2017

New TSA security measure means your gadgets need their own private X-ray

According to new security measures being rolled out to all U.S. airports by the Transportation Security Agency, all electronics larger than a cell phone must be placed in bins for X-ray scanning.  The post New TSA security measure means your gadgets.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 38 min. ago

LinkedIn to permit website owners to view anonymized visitor profile data

Businesses can see which industry their website visitors work in with a new tool using demographic data from LinkedIn profiles. The tool users profile data while respecting user privacy, the company says. The post LinkedIn to permit website owners to.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 38 min. ago

Facebook calls for a more people-centric security industry

Cyber-experts need to concentrate on reducing harm not technical proficiency, says Facebook security head.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News12 hr. 49 min. ago

Content management company OpenText acquires forensic security vendor Guidance Software for $240M (Ron Miller/TechCrunch)

Ron Miller / TechCrunch: Content management company OpenText acquires forensic security vendor Guidance Software for $240M  —  OpenText, the content management company based in Waterloo, Ontario announced today that it was buying Gu.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News13 hr. 21 min. ago

Prepare to put your gadget in an X-ray bin on your next U.S. flight

According to new security measures being rolled out to all U.S. airports by the Transportation Security Agency, all electronics larger than a cell phone must be placed in bins for X-ray scanning.  The post Prepare to put your gadget in an X-ray bin.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 30 min. ago

Logitech Circle 2 is a great surveillance system, but for a price

 Accessible home monitoring should be more than just being able to buy a security camera. It means having a packaged software experience, where you should be able to link cameras over a secure cloud connection while mounting them on walls, glass.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News14 hr. 37 min. ago

Logitech Circle2 is a great surveillance system, but for a price

 Accessible home monitoring should be more than just being able to buy a security camera. It’s means having a packaged software experience, where you should be able to link cameras together over a secure cloud connection, while mounting th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News14 hr. 49 min. ago

Travelers" Electronics At US Airports To Get Enhanced Screening, TSA Says

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Aviation security officials will begin enhanced screening measures of passengers' electronics at US airports, the Transportation Security Administration announced Wednesday. Travelers must remove.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News14 hr. 49 min. ago

What"s in the latest Chrome update?

Google on Tuesday released Chrome 60 for Windows, macOS and Linux, adding support for the Touch Bar on the newest MacBook Pro laptops and a new online payment API, and patching 40 security vulnerabilities.Chrome updates in the background, so most.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News14 hr. 57 min. ago

Microsoft expands bug bounty program to cover any Windows flaw

Now every part of Windows is covered by a bug bounty scheme. Some bugs aren't worth very much cash. (credit: Daniel Novta) Microsoft today announced a new bug bounty scheme that would see anyone finding a security flaw in Windows eligible for.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 14 min. ago

Watch a bunch of jewelry robbers fail miserably

A jewelry store in Malaysia shared security footage of a smash and grab gone wrong, and the internet is loving how bad the robbers look in the clip. Kedai Emas Sri Alam jewelry store in Shah Alam, Malaysia, was robbed on Monday, but the wannabe thie.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News15 hr. 37 min. ago

LG Hom-Bot Turbo+ vacuums your floors and keeps quiet about it

The latest LG Hom-Bot Turbo+ vacuums are quieter and smarter than ever before with wifi connectivity, home security settings, and the quietest motors around. The flagship gold model even includes voice command. The post LG Hom-Bot Turbo+ vacuums you.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 6 min. ago

Travelers’ electronics at US airports to get enhanced screening, TSA says

Security officials say "It is critical" to enhance screening procedures. Enlarge (credit: jennifer) Aviation security officials will begin enhanced screening measures of passengers' electronics at US airports, the Transportation Security Admin.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News17 hr. 30 min. ago

Michael Phelps blames you for your unrealistic expectations of his shark race

People were pretty annoyed when Michael Phelps didn't risk his life by jumping in open water to race a shark that was expected to swim in a straight line on television. Discovery Channel's "Phelps vs Shark" might not have gone the way some folks expe.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 57 min. ago

Some Low-Cost Android Phones Come at a Price -- Your Privacy

Cheap phones are coming at the price of your privacy, security analysts discovered. From a report: At $60, the BLU R1 HD is the top-selling phone on Amazon. Last November, researchers caught it secretly sending private data to China. Shanghai Adups T.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 29 min. ago

Jay-Z"s "4:44" might be named after the site of the infamous Solange elevator fight

It's been a few years since Jay-Z and Solange were famously caught on security camera fighting in the elevator upon leaving The Met gala afterparty at The Standard hotel. That night has arguably spawned some of the greatest albums from Beyoncé a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News19 hr. 57 min. ago

New LG Hom-Bot Turbo+ subtracts dirt and adds some home security

The latest LG Hom-Bot Turbo+ vacuums are quieter and smarter than ever before with wifi connectivity, home security settings, and the quietest motors around. The flagship gold model even includes voice command. The post New LG Hom-Bot Turbo+ subtrac.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 22 min. ago

Guidance Software Acquired By OpenText For $240M

Pasadena-based forensics software maker Guidance Software has agreed to be acquired by OpenText, in a deal worth approximately $240M, Guidance said this morning. Guidance, which is best known for developing the EnCase forensic security software, said.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJul 26th, 2017

Brains of former football players donated to science are rife with disease

The large case series doesn’t tell us much about the disease, but highlights risk. Enlarge / The Denver Broncos offensive line collides with the Kansas City Chiefs defense November 27, 2016. (credit: Getty | Steve Nehf ) Signs of a degenera.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 26th, 2017

Chrome 60 brings official Touch Bar support to MacBook Pro users

Chrome 60 brings the functionality of the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar to the browser's stable channel after a few months of being available to developers and beta users, along with some behind-the-scenes performance and security fixes. The post Chrome 60.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 26th, 2017