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Windows 10 wants to make Android its iPhone

One really addictive facet of Apple’s device ecosystem is how they work together.AirDrop lets you move files and other data from a Mac to...

First real look at the new Windows look and feel shows...

Enlarge (credit: Tom Hounsell) At its developer day event yesterday, Microsoft spent a long time extolling the virtues of the Universal Windows Platform...

Massive Twitter Botnet Dormant Since 2013

A sizable and dormant Twitter botnet has been uncovered by two researchers from the University College London, who expressed concern about the possible risks...

350,000 Twitter bot sleeper cell betrayed by love of Star Wars...

Computer researchers uncover yuuuge dormant army Computer boffins Juan Echeverria and Shi Zhou at University College London have chanced across a dormant Twitter botnet made...

Google responds in EU antitrust case: “Android hasn’t hurt competition”

Illustration by Aurich Lawsonreader comments 19 Share this story Google—as expected—has dismissed the European Commission's charge that the ad giant abused Android’s...

LastPass 4.0

You've heard the saying, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." Certainly if your password manager is doing everything it should, you don't necessarily...

Using Rowhammer bitflips to root Android phones is now a thing

Enlarge / An LG Nexus 5 at the moment it is rooted using Rowhammer-induced bit flips.van der Veen et al. reader comments 30 Share this story...

Secure Boot proves insecurity of backdoors

Microsoft's mistake with Secure Boot and its secret policy is a perfect illustration of why it's too dangerous to create encryption systems with a...

Bungling Microsoft singlehandedly proves that golden backdoor keys are a terrible...

Redmond races to revoke Secure Boot debug policy Microsoft leaked the golden keys that unlock Windows-powered tablets, phones and other devices sealed by Secure Boot...

SMiShing and the rise of mobile banking attacks

Brazilian cybercriminals are clearly setting their sights on users of mobile banking, with a huge rise in incidents registered in the country over the...

Intel’s Crosswalk open source dev library has serious SSL bug

You know the drill, people: patch and push Developers using Intel's Crosswalk SSL library: it's time to patch and push out an upgrade. Crosswalk is a...

GOP delegates suckered into connecting to insecure Wi-Fi hotspots

‘I vote Trump! free Internet’ A Wi-Fi hack experiment conducted at various locations at or near the Republican National Convention site in Cleveland underlines how...