Somewhat ironically, Huawei—under heavy fire from the U.S. government over alleged information security issues, has been (temporarily) suspended from the quietly competent global trade body responsible for promoting cross-industry information security.
Huawei will launch the Mate 30 Series on September 19 in Munich, Germany – its first flagship device to launch without access to the full Google Android platform on which it has built its global smartphone powerhouse.
Some 20.8 million records, within 18GB of data, were exposed on an unsecured server located in Miami, Florida, which appears to be owned by an Ecuadorian company, according to the researchers.
Although taking all of these steps to protect your mobile devices from hackers can feel like a hassle, they are worth your time.
The Joker strikes again! No, it’s not in the form of Batman’s archnemesis, but in a clever bit of malware that has infected dozens of Android operating system apps. The malicious code can easily avoid detection unless you pay close attention to your bank and credit card statements.
Working as an active-duty airman in the U.S. Air Force, my primary responsibility was the repair and maintenance of the complex radar system onboard the E-3 Sentry AWACS aircraft. The radar lessons I learned in tech school, however, were exceedingly simple: a transmitter emits a radio wave that is reflected back when it comes in contact with an object.
As the saying goes, "the only thing constant is change." Nothing could be truer for the tech industry. There will always be some new hot technology skill that everyone is competing to hire. "You have to be agile and spin on a dime," said Karen Ross, CEO at Sharp Decisions. You also have to have a clear differentiator.
On May 14, Microsoft released fixes for a critical Windows remote code execution vulnerability that was "wormable" and highly dangerous if ever exploited. Two weeks later, Microsoft got down on a virtual bended knee to remind at least a million users that they still needed to update their Windows systems.