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Today with Neowin Deals, you can save hundreds of dollars off an IT Security and Ethical Hacking Certification Training. Prepare for three coveted security certifications at a discount! Read more…

Comodo’s ‘secure’ browser leaves users in danger

Comodo is under fire from Google’s Tavis Ormandy after a serious hole was found in the Chromodo browser, leaving users at substantial risk. The security firm has still not deployed a reliable fix. Read more…

How to find out which Mac apps are using your location

As our digital lives converge across mobile and desktop devices like our iPhones and Macbooks, we rely on them knowing where we are at any given time. Safari suggestions, for example, count on knowing your location, as do any Maps searches or such. You might want to know when your Location data is being used, […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)


Mozilla is killing its Persona login service in November

Mozilla will end its Persona login service at the end of November this year. The company has provided a wiki page aimed at helping site owners who use Persona to migrate away from it. Read more…

Twitter starts alerting its users of potential state-sponsored attacks

After Facebook’s implementation earlier this year, Twitter has begun notifying users who have potentially been the target of state-sponsored attacks against their accounts. Read more…

iOS and Mac attacks will rise in 2016, but Apple still No. 1 for security

Security firms Symantec and FireEye say that 2016 is set to usher in an increase in the number of attacks on Apple systems — following a rise in the quantity of threats to Mac computers, and the more-than-doubling of iOS malware in 2015. Dick O’Brien, a researcher at Symantec, says the increasing number of attacks is part […]

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Microsoft leads FBI & Interpol coalition to destroy million strong botnet

Microsoft leads EST, FBI, Interpol and Homeland Security to victory in taking down the million strong Win32/Dorkbot. Over the last six months the malware had been infecting over 100,000 PCs a month. Read more…

Let’s Encrypt enters Public Beta phase and picks up Facebook as its latest sponsor

The self-issuing certificate authority, Let’s Encrypt, has entered a Public Beta phase. In this phase, anyone can issue a certificate for their site. Facebook also became a gold sponsor of the CA. Read more…

Cyber Monday: Save hundreds of dollars on our pick of ELearning course bundles

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Microsoft rolls out updated cumulative update (KB3120677) for Windows 10

Following the restoration of the Media Creation Tool and ISO’s for Windows 10 with the November Update, Microsoft has also rolled out an updated Cumulative Update via Windows Update Read more…