Mark Zuckerberg jumped forward of Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett within the ranklings of the world’s richest individuals. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the Facebook co-founder now has a net worth of $81.6 billion. ( JD Lasica | Flickr ) Mark Zuckerberg, the 34-year-old co-founder of social media large Facebook, is now the world’s […]
The Washington Post rounds up 15 privacy defaults that no one in their right mind would want to leave as-is, and supplies direct hyperlinks to vary ’em (hilariously and predictably, Verizon/Oath/Yahoo’s privateness settings dashboard occasions out once you attempt to load it) — when you’re achieved with that, return and follow his links to […]
On May 25, the European Union (EU) will start implementing the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which requires firms to behave responsibly of their assortment and administration of non-public knowledge. Penalties for noncompliance embody fines as much as 4 p.c of world income, including to the harm that knowledge breaches can do to buyer confidence […]
zero Twitter urging 330 million customers to alter passwords after bug discovered Twitter is urging its 330 million customers to alter their passwords after a bug exposed them in plain textual content. >> Read more trending news Chief expertise officer Parag Agrawal issued a statement Thursday explaining the issue “When you set a password for your Twitter […]
Last week, I flew to Toronto to take a look at a brand new smartphone that LG’s had a hell of a time attempting to maintain a secret: the LG G7 ThinQ. It seems seems and feels rather a lot like a lot of the excessive finish handsets that firms are pushing […]
Cambridge Analytica, the agency that consulted on Trump’s 2016 marketing campaign and mined the information of 87 million Facebook customers with out their permission, has shut its doorways. Same goes for the corporate’s UK counterpart SCL. From Wired:
The resolution to shut the corporate’s doorways internationally was introduced to workers throughout a city corridor […]
I attempted to give up Facebook, however could not, not likely, not but. We know that in some respects we cannot give up, as a result of it retains profiles on everybody anyway, however there’s extra to it than that. It’s bought its hooks deep into with associates and households. As Sarah Jeong writes, it […]
Tobias Hase/Getty Images WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum introduced on Monday that he’s leaving the corporate. Koum launched the messaging app with Brian Acton in 2004 earlier than promoting it to Facebook for a colossal $19 billion in 2014. It presently has greater than 1.5 billion customers. In a message posted online, Koum merely mentioned that […]
Koum bought WhatsApp to Facebook for $19 billion in 2014 however remained dedicated to making sure person privateness, and encrypted all conversations on the service in 2016. Last month, amid the furor following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, WhatsApp’s already-departed different cofounder Brian Acton tweeted #deletefacebook, a hashtag advocating leaving the social community for mishandling person […]
Gleg is a cyber-arms-dealer primarily based in Moscow, promoting zero-day vulnerabilities it has uncovered in extensively used techniques to corporations that wish to weaponize them.
For $four,000/12 months, Gleg will promote you a subscription to its “MedPack” service, which comes with 25 exploits aimed toward hospital tools yearly.
In one video […]