Microsoft is warning a bug in the latest versions of Windows could result in data loss when combined with some newer PCs.
Have Eight Hours? Windows Will Need That Long to Update
Windows updates are about to get much longer, with Microsoft saying the OS needs at least eight hours to properly update.
Linux Vulnerability Discovered Impacting All Major Distros
A major Linux vulnerability, impacting virtual all major distributions (distros), has been discovered, allowing a bad actor to obtain root privileges.
Hive Ransomware Now Targets Linux and FreeBSD
Linux and FreeBSD are being targeted by the latest version of Hive ransomware.
New York Times: ‘Stop Paying for a VPN’
Writing for the New York Times, Brian X. Chen makes the case that it’s time to stop paying for VPNs.
Ditch the Password for Your Microsoft Account
Microsoft has announced that users can ditch the password for their accounts, a move that brings a new level of convenience and security.
Cloudflare Pivots Way From Intel in Next-Gen Servers
Cloudflare is the latest company to ditch Intel, announcing it will not be using the company’s processors in its next generation servers.
Unpatched SSL VPN Vulnerabilities From 2019 Still Being Exploited
Three SSL VPN vulnerabilities are being actively exploited, despite being disclosed in 2019 and patched by January 2020.
Researchers Gain Access to Thousands of Microsoft Azure Customer Databases
Researchers from security firm Wiz have gained access to thousands of Microsoft Azure customer databases, demonstrating a major security flaw.
Another Week, Another Round of Serious Google Chrome Security Flaws
In what is becoming a regular occurrence, Google has issued another Chrome update to fix a number of issues, including seven serious security flaws.