The Safari browser was sending data to a Chinese company

Oops. Apple Safari has been sending background data to Google Safe Browsing for a long time – this type of functionality is intended to protect users against phishing scams using selected scripts. It turns out that the popular program secretly sent user data to Tencent's largest technology brand in China. Users have found that versions … Read moreThe Safari browser was sending data to a Chinese company

Huawei breaks the 5G speed record. What data transfer has been achieved?

The result is impressive. Huawei officially announced that the company managed to break the speed record associated with downloading data via a 5G network. For the whole procedure the brand used a radio frequency network around 6Ghz – this method offers greater range, but at the same time the equipment may lose data bandwidth. The … Read moreHuawei breaks the 5G speed record. What data transfer has been achieved?

Players of two popular smartphone games must change their passwords. There is a data leak?

218 million player accounts have been violated. Zynga, which also develops other popular games such as FarmVille and Mafia Wars, has released this month's information that the login credentials for "some players" in Draw Something and Words with Friends "May have leaked" and links have been made available on how players can change their passwords. … Read morePlayers of two popular smartphone games must change their passwords. There is a data leak?

How to take care of privacy here, since even TVs send sensitive data to advertisers

Disturbing results of new research. Do you use VPNs that stop you from tracking your web activity, browser add-ons, and other measures to ensure your privacy online and offline? Well, Your privacy is not secure anyway. Newly conducted research has shown that telephones and computers are not the only devices enabling external companies to obtain … Read moreHow to take care of privacy here, since even TVs send sensitive data to advertisers

Nearly usd 3 million fine for the Morele.net store for personal data breaches

We got to know the UODO decision. The Office for Personal Data Protection imposed a financial penalty on Morele.net usd 2.8 million. This is the finale of the loud leak of personal data of customers of the popular online electronics store. Dear customers, when in 2018 we fell victim to a cybercriminal who had unauthorized … Read moreNearly usd 3 million fine for the Morele.net store for personal data breaches

Data stored as DNA. YouTube would fit on a small spoon

The next step towards new generation servers. YouTube is considered one of the fastest-growing websites on the Internet. The platform is currently used by over 1.9 billion people per month, who put 400 hours of video on it every minute. Despite this, scientists have determined that if all YouTube data were converted to DNA, they … Read moreData stored as DNA. YouTube would fit on a small spoon