Fresh botnet recruiting routers with weak credentials

With a special HNAP exploit just for D-Link kit Security researchers believe the author of the Satori botnet is at it again, this time attacking routers to craft a botnet dubbed "Masuta".…

Skype, Signal, Slack, other apps inherit Electron vuln

Devs, check your protocol handling, patch if necessary If you've built a Windows application on Electron, check to see if it's subject to a just-announced remote code execution vulnerability.…

It’s 2018 andhellip; wow, you’re still using Firefox? All right then,...

OG open-source darling gets security check-up Mozilla's Firefox has been patched to address more than 30 CVE-listed security vulnerabilities.…

QuintessenceLabs scores further funding from Defence

The quantum cybersecurity firm has scored an additional AU$528,000 to develop a 'resilient' encryption method that could protect sensitive data on mobile assets.

It’s 2018 and your Macs, iPhones can be pwned by playing...

Meanwhile, HomePod inches closer to actually shipping, allegedly Apple has released security patches for iOS and macOS that include, among other things, Meltdown and Spectre fixes.

The new versions should be installed as soon as possible.…

What’s new in the Bootstrap 4 web development framework

Version 4 of the Bootstrap web development framework has just moved to a general release, with improvements in print styles and Sass.The open source Bootstrap uses JavaScript, HTML, and CSS for developing mobile-first websites.

Developers can build ...

BrandPost: Don’t Have Reservations About Your Reserved Instances

On the face of it, reserving cloud capacity in advance seems like a no-brainer.

After all, the promised cost savings can be compelling.

Customers purchasing Amazon EC2 Reserved Instances, for example, can save up to 75% of the costs of buying on-dem...

Swipe fright: Tinder hackers may know how desperate you really are

Eavesdroppers could be able to peek in on mobile flirts A lack of security protections in Tinder's mobile app is leaving lonely hearts vulnerable to eavesdropping.…

Dealmaster: Save $150 on a Samsung 4K QLED TV

Plus deals on Windows mixed reality headsets, several Dell PCs, and more.

How many electric cars can the grid take? Depends on your...

High concentration of EVs can lead to equipment trouble later.

In security update, Apple backports Meltdown fix to older macOS versions

The fix, previously reserved for newer Macs, is now available on older versions of macOS.

iOS 11.2.5 out for iPhone and iPad, patches annoying ‘text bomb’...

Bug fixes, new Siri tricks, and support for the upcoming release of the HomePod smartspeaker.