Get yourself up to date with everything we’ve written in the last seven days – it’s weekly roundup time.
Monday 18 February 2019
- Mega-crackers back with nearly 100 million new stolen data records
- Opera integrates a cryptocurrency wallet – is this Web 3.0?
- Will the EU’s new copyright directive ruin the web?
Tuesday 19 February 2019
- Facebook flaw could have allowed an attacker to hijack accounts
- Millions of “private” medical helpline calls exposed on internet
- Thousands of Android apps bypass Advertising ID to track users
- If you think your deleted Twitter DMs are sliding into the trash, you’re wrong
- Facebook acts like a law-breaking ‘digital gangster’, says official report
- Fake text generator is so good its creators don’t want to release full version
Wednesday 20 February 2019
- Facebook hoax? Can you sniff out gas station card skimmers using Bluetooth?
- Ep. 020 – Leaky containers, careless coders and risky USB cables [PODCAST]
- Virus attack! Hackers unleash social media worm after bug report ignored
- Facebook tracks users it thinks may harm its employees
- Google’s working on stopping sites from blocking Incognito mode
Thursday 21 February 2019
- Password managers leaking data in memory, but you should still use one
- Hacker Lauri Love denied bid to get computers back
- Sorry, we didn’t mean to keep that secret microphone a secret, says Google
Friday 22 February 2019
- Facebook lets Android users block location tracking
- Advertisers flee YouTube after video comments get even more disgusting
- Microsoft fixes web server DDoS bug
- Flash “security bypass” list hidden in Microsoft Edge browser
- Bluetooth “gas station” warning on Facebook – truth or hoax? [VIDEO]
Saturday 23 February 2019
This week’s podcast
This week’s Naked Security Live
Can your phone reliably detect card skimmers using Bluetooth alone? Find out in the latest Naked Security Live video:
(Watch directly on YouTube if the video won’t play here.)
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