security

  1. nodle

    Blink XT outdoor cameras

    Has anyone heard about these? 2 years on battery life is decent. Seems they are an Amazon company now, so works with Echo etc. Reviews aren't to bad on them. https://blinkforhome.com/
  2. nodle

    Intel CPU Security Issues

    So I don't know how many of you have already heard about this, but it really is large news. AMD processors are not vulnerable to this type of attack. All computers with Intel chips from the past 10 years appear to be affected. The fix for it? A 30% slower computer! Get ready for some major slow...
  3. J

    Chrome users beware: A new "Catch-All" extension could steal everything you type

    A malicious new Chrome extension has been discovered, and it's a serious security risk. Capable of capturing everything a victim types into an infected Chrome browser, Catch-All is spreading through email phishing attacks. It has only been discovered in Brazil thus far, but it has the potential...
  4. J

    The 22-year-old who saved the world from a malware virus has been named

    http://www.businessinsider.com/marcus-hutchins-is-the-22-year-old-who-saved-the-world-from-a-malware-virus-2017-5 
  5. J

    Sharing Articles

    I like to share articles regarding Security and Technology via Facebook. I thought it would be cool to share here with everyone @fluxoid.  Would the admin prefer I create a separate thread for each article or one solid thread where I may input the articles/link to avoid it looking messy? Thanks
  6. ryanator

    Continued downfall and ban of larger device electronics on some airlines.

    I wonder with the recent ban of larger devices on airplanes from some Mideast and Africa countries, if this will be the beginning of whole bans all over?  Not only is the U.S. doing it, but looks like the UK will enact this as well.  This affects carry on items, but can still check them in on...
  7. nodle

    Choosing a high security lock

    I really enjoyed watching this video last night. It made me look different as all locks are the same. Seems like Master Lock is pretty easy to pick.