Tag Archives: Millions

Microsoft Believes Millions More Will Work From Home After COVID-19

Microsoft analysis means that distant work may change into extra widespread after the coronavirus disaster has ended. If true, this might result in basic adjustments to how individuals work, and using applied sciences together with video chat apps and multi-tasking workplace communication platforms. The COVID-19 outbreak has already had a devastating impact on many industries with firms pressured to let workers… Read More »

Avast’s Free Antivirus Tracks Your Browsing Activity & Sells It For Millions

In a shocking revelation by a report from Motherboard in collaboration with PCMag, it is known that Avast is collecting users’ browsing history and selling it to third-party companies for millions of dollars. Avast claims that the data has been ‘de-identified,’ meaning that the personal information of users has been obliterated before handing over the data to advertisers… Read More »

Recording Academy Paid Millions Annually to Outdoor Law Firms

One of the concerns recorded in a memo sent to the Recording Academy’s mind of HR from president/CEO Deborah Dugan earlier she was put on administrative leave Thursday was a thing about the company’s”unnecessary and exorbitant” legal fees to external law firms, according to sources knowledgeable about the document. In accordance with the latest 990 types (for tax-exempt… Read More »

Kaspersky Allowed Tracking Of Millions Of Users By Injecting Unique ID

On Thursday, a German security journalist Ronald Eikenberg reported a flaw in Kaspersky antivirus software that could have leaked data of millions of Kaspersky users. According to his report, Kaspersky injected a unique identifier into the HTML of every website a user visited. Therefore, making it ridiculously easy for perpetrators to keep track of their victim, regardless of… Read More »

19-Year-Old Ethical Hacker Has Earned Millions From Bug Bounty

Santiago Lopez, a 19-year-old self-taught ethical hacker, has earned more than a million Dollars from bug bounty programs. The Argentina-based Lopez, who operates under the alias @try_to_hack, is famous for spotting vulnerabilities in popular tech platforms run by top shot companies like Twitter, Automattic, Verizon Media Company and more. Lopez joined HackerOne, a popular bug bounty crowdfunding platforms, in… Read More »

Malware Posing As Innocent Games Downloaded By Millions Of Android Users

It seems like Google’s crackdown on developers and refining the Play Store was only a drop in the bucket; the problem seems much bigger than anticipated. Today, a security researcher at ESET, Lukas Stefanko, called out thirteen Google Play Store apps which were originally malware disguising themselves under the name of the driving game for Android. The Android apps which ranked… Read More »