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Duo Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing Faces 20 Years of Prison Time

Duo Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing Faces 20 Years of Prison Time

The two were caught after undercover NCIDE Task Force sting

More Than $600K Lost by Henderson ISD After BEC Attack

More Than $600K Lost by Henderson ISD After BEC Attack

Crooks stole $609,615 from the Independent School District

Use Windows Security to Block Apps on Windows 10 Version 1809

Use Windows Security to Block Apps on Windows 10 Version 1809

Ransomware protection prevents app from making changes

Twitter Reportedly Under Scrutiny for GDPR Violations, Faces €20 Million Fine

Twitter Reportedly Under Scrutiny for GDPR Violations, Faces €20 Million Fine

Social network refused to provide details on collected data using “disproportionate effort” GDPR exception

Almost 12K MikroTik Routers Are Hunting Around for Cryptojacking Opportunities

Almost 12K MikroTik Routers Are Hunting Around for Cryptojacking Opportunities

Infected routers get backdoored and set up as cryptojackers

Samsung Is Building the Microsoft Surface Phone We Never Got

Samsung Is Building the Microsoft Surface Phone We Never Got

A phone that will also double as a laptop is on its way

The Microsoft Surface Phone Dream Could Still Come True, New Patent Suggests

The Microsoft Surface Phone Dream Could Still Come True, New Patent Suggests

Patent offers a closer look at Microsoft's Andromeda

Fortnite For Android Now in Open Beta

Fortnite For Android Now in Open Beta

Available for all Android 8.0 or later devices (recommended)

Epson Reportedly Issued Firmware Updates to Disable Third-Party Ink Support

Epson Reportedly Issued Firmware Updates to Disable Third-Party Ink Support

If true, could convince users not to update printer software

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Samsung’s Android Pie Beta Program Just Around the Corner

Samsung’s Android Pie Beta Program Just Around the Corner

The company is giving the final touches to the program

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • 11 minutes ago
2019 iPhones Likely to Feature IP68 Water Resistance

2019 iPhones Likely to Feature IP68 Water Resistance

Apple not planning any change in this regard

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • 51 minutes ago
Apple’s iPhone Sales in China Expected to Go Down

Apple’s iPhone Sales in China Expected to Go Down

Analyst says earnings could be affected as well

Microsoft Releases Cortana 3.0 for Android and iPhone

Microsoft Releases Cortana 3.0 for Android and iPhone

First beta of a major overhaul for the digital assistant

2019 iPhone to Launch in the Same 3 Versions as Current Generation

2019 iPhone to Launch in the Same 3 Versions as Current Generation

Analyst says Apple unlikely to change dimensions

It Was a Typo: Microsoft Won’t Extend Support for Windows 10 Mobile Version 1607

It Was a Typo: Microsoft Won’t Extend Support for Windows 10 Mobile Version 1607

Anniversary Update end-of-support already reached

Microsoft Office Online to Get Voice Dictation Feature

Microsoft Office Online to Get Voice Dictation Feature

Desktop version of Word got it earlier this year

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Dies at 65

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Dies at 65

Allen was being treated for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma

400 Percent Increase in Cryptocurrency Mining Attacks Against iOS Devices

400 Percent Increase in Cryptocurrency Mining Attacks Against iOS Devices

Four-fold increase against devices using the Safari browser

Malware Campaign Distributes Data Stealer Trojan/RAT, Circumvents Anti-Malware

Malware Campaign Distributes Data Stealer Trojan/RAT, Circumvents Anti-Malware

Uses complex obfuscation techniques to avoid detection

TLS 1.0 / 1.1 Deprecated in Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge Starting 2020

TLS 1.0 / 1.1 Deprecated in Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge Starting 2020

IETF is expected to formally deprecate TLS 1.0 / 1.1 in 2018

Duo Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing Faces 20 Years of Prison Time

Duo Accused of Dark Web Drug Dealing Faces 20 Years of Prison Time

The two were caught after undercover NCIDE Task Force sting

Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of iOS 12.1, watchOS 5.1, and tvOS 12.1 to Developers

Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of iOS 12.1, watchOS 5.1, and tvOS 12.1 to Developers

Registered developers can now install the new beta versions

More Than $600K Lost by Henderson ISD After BEC Attack

More Than $600K Lost by Henderson ISD After BEC Attack

Crooks stole $609,615 from the Independent School District

Huawei Patents MacBook-Like Touch Bar for Smartphones <em>Updated</em>

Huawei Patents MacBook-Like Touch Bar for Smartphones Updated

Patent published by the USPTO on September 15

Palm Revived in Ultra-Small Size, Can't Decide if It's a Phone or a Smartwatch

Palm Revived in Ultra-Small Size, Can't Decide if It's a Phone or a Smartwatch

The Pepito code-named device to feature 3.3-inch display

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
How to Fix Brightness Issues on Windows 10 Version 1809

How to Fix Brightness Issues on Windows 10 Version 1809

Users complaining of brightness bug after upgrading

Multiple Vulnerabilities Discovered in PHP Lead to Arbitrary Code Execution, DoS

Multiple Vulnerabilities Discovered in PHP Lead to Arbitrary Code Execution, DoS

Security issues fixed in PHP 7.1.23 / 7.2.11 releases

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
Use Windows Security to Block Apps on Windows 10 Version 1809

Use Windows Security to Block Apps on Windows 10 Version 1809

Ransomware protection prevents app from making changes

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
Windows 10 Version 1809 Breaks Down Backup and Recovery

Windows 10 Version 1809 Breaks Down Backup and Recovery

The backing up process fails with error 0x80070013

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
Windows 10 Version 1809 Brightness Bug Dims Displays Every Reboot

Windows 10 Version 1809 Brightness Bug Dims Displays Every Reboot

Bug reportedly hitting brightness configuration on PCs

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Could Feature a 6.66-Inch Display

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Could Feature a 6.66-Inch Display

Rumor claims Samsung may be aiming for a bigger screen

  • Surface
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
Microsoft Announces Surface Laptop 2 “Blush” Special Edition

Microsoft Announces Surface Laptop 2 “Blush” Special Edition

This finish will be exclusively sold in China

GPU-Z 2.12.0 Can Detect Fake NVIDIA Graphics Cards

GPU-Z 2.12.0 Can Detect Fake NVIDIA Graphics Cards

New version released with detection of manipulated specs

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
Police Told Not to Make Eye Contact with the iPhone X

Police Told Not to Make Eye Contact with the iPhone X

Because they can trigger Face ID and lock the phone for ever

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
Apple Chooses the 2019 iPhone A13 Chip Manufacturer

Apple Chooses the 2019 iPhone A13 Chip Manufacturer

And just as expected, there’s no surprise this year

Malware Lands on the Windows 10 Store Disguised as Google App

Malware Lands on the Windows 10 Store Disguised as Google App

Mysterious Google Photos app shows up on Windows 10

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
Microsoft May Keep Windows 10 Mobile Version 1607 Alive for One More Year

Microsoft May Keep Windows 10 Mobile Version 1607 Alive for One More Year

Redmond extends support for Anniversary Update

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 15th, 2018
Microsoft Releases KB4468550, KB4468304 to Fix Windows 10 Version 1809 Bugs

Microsoft Releases KB4468550, KB4468304 to Fix Windows 10 Version 1809 Bugs

Intel and HP issues should now be corrected

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 13th, 2018
Microsoft Also Confirms Windows 10 Version 1809 Bug Breaking Down Audio

Microsoft Also Confirms Windows 10 Version 1809 Bug Breaking Down Audio

The company says the culprit is a bad Intel driver

  • Apple
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 13th, 2018
Apple to Launch iPhone XR Clear Case

Apple to Launch iPhone XR Clear Case

Details still scarce, could be limited to specific markets

Microsoft Could Kill Off Surface in 2019 If This Guy Is Right

Microsoft Could Kill Off Surface in 2019 If This Guy Is Right

Canalys analyst says Surface makes no sense for Microsoft

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 13th, 2018
Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 Version 1809 BSOD Bug Caused by Recent Updates

Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 Version 1809 BSOD Bug Caused by Recent Updates

This happens on HP systems due to a bad driver

FDA Issues Warning about Security Vulnerabilities in Pacemaker Programmers

FDA Issues Warning about Security Vulnerabilities in Pacemaker Programmers

Medtronic users vulnerable to malicious cyberattacks

  • Linux
  • By Marius Nestor
  • October 12th, 2018
Ubuntu Touch OTA-5 Is Out for Ubuntu Phones with New Morph Browser, Improvements

Ubuntu Touch OTA-5 Is Out for Ubuntu Phones with New Morph Browser, Improvements

Coming soon to an Ubuntu Phone device near you

Twitter Reportedly Under Scrutiny for GDPR Violations, Faces €20 Million Fine

Twitter Reportedly Under Scrutiny for GDPR Violations, Faces €20 Million Fine

Social network refused to provide details on collected data using “disproportionate effort” GDPR exception

GNOME's Nautilus Gets Better Google Drive Support, Warns About Security Risks

GNOME's Nautilus Gets Better Google Drive Support, Warns About Security Risks

Nautilus 3.30.2 is now available for download

Almost 12K MikroTik Routers Are Hunting Around for Cryptojacking Opportunities

Almost 12K MikroTik Routers Are Hunting Around for Cryptojacking Opportunities

Infected routers get backdoored and set up as cryptojackers

Mega Man 11 Review (PC)

Mega Man 11 Review (PC)

The return of the beloved character doesn't disappoint

Facebook Says FBI Asked Them Not to Reveal Attackers Behind Last Month's Breach

Facebook Says FBI Asked Them Not to Reveal Attackers Behind Last Month's Breach

30 million out of the estimated 50 had access tokens stolen

Google Receives Letter from GOP Senators Asking for Google+ Cover-up Memo

Google Receives Letter from GOP Senators Asking for Google+ Cover-up Memo

Memo expressed legal execs' fear of "regulatory interest"

Firefox ESR 60 Is Now Available on Ubuntu as a Snap, Here's How to Install It

Firefox ESR 60 Is Now Available on Ubuntu as a Snap, Here's How to Install It

It's intended for Canonical's enterprise partners

Proof-of-Concept Available for Edge Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Proof-of-Concept Available for Edge Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

The RCE bug exploitable from attacker-controlled websites

Fake Miners Mine Fake Coins, Make Money by Displaying Ads

Fake Miners Mine Fake Coins, Make Money by Displaying Ads

The fake cryptomining apps claim to mine for unminable coins

Micropatch Released to Correct Partially Fixed JET DB Engine RCE Vulnerability

Micropatch Released to Correct Partially Fixed JET DB Engine RCE Vulnerability

0patch issued 18 bytes micropatch for 32- and 64-bit systems

  • Games
  • By Cosmin Vasile
  • October 12th, 2018
Hide Your Wallets, Blizzard Opens Official Gear Store in Europe

Hide Your Wallets, Blizzard Opens Official Gear Store in Europe

Let the geek take over, but keep your wallet safe

AMD Makes Available Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.10.1 - Get It Now

AMD Makes Available Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.10.1 - Get It Now

The release is targeted at Windows 10 October 2018 Update

NVIDIA Rolls Out GeForce Game Ready Graphics Driver 416.34 - Download Now

NVIDIA Rolls Out GeForce Game Ready Graphics Driver 416.34 - Download Now

The release improves Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 performance

  • Windows
  • By Bogdan Popa
  • October 12th, 2018
How to Fix Audio Broken Down by Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4464330

How to Fix Audio Broken Down by Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4464330

Yet another issue caused by this month’s update

 

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