APPLE RELEASES SPECTRE PATCHES FOR SAFARI, MACOS AND IOS

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Apple released iOS 11.2.2 software Monday for iPhones, iPads and iPod touch models that patch for the Spectre vulnerabilities. A macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 supplemental update was also released to bolster Spectre defenses in Apple’s Safari browser and WebKit, the web browser engine used by Safari, Mail, and App Store. This […]

How to keep your browser and devices safe from cryptojackers

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Stealthy cryptocurrency mining scripts have found their way to a variety of websites – streaming, gaming, online stores, and so on. The craze started with CoinHive, but copycats have soon started popping up and increasing the probability for users to get their browsers hijacked into mining crypto currency (mostly Monero). […]

Opera arme les internautes contre le Bitcoin-mining

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Enfin, un navigateur intervient techniquement pour protéger les utilisateurs contre les mineurs de cryptomonnaie exploitant la puissance de calcul des ordinateurs à l’insu des internautes. Le navigateur norvégien Opera a lancé la version beta d’Opera 50, le premier navigateur populaire à se doter d’un bloqueur intégré de minage de cryptomonnaie. […]

5 Common network channels used by malware

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Living in a modern digital era of computers can bring a lot of risks including data exfiltration to you and your PC. Computers are extremely vulnerable, and if the person on the other side of your network knows how to find the exact loophole in the system – you may suffer […]