Daily Archives: August 21, 2019

MoviePass suffers major data breach

Movie ticket subscription service MoviePass is the latest company to suffer a data breach after tens of thousands of customer card numbers and personal credit cards were left unsecured on a server that was not password protected. The exposed database was discovered by SpiderSilk security researcher Mossab Hussein who found …

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Ransomware: an evolving threat | TechRadar

About the author Kelvin Murray is a Senior Threat Researcher at Webroot. Ransomware is any malware that holds your data ransom. These days it usually involves encrypting a victim’s data before asking for cash (typically cryptocurrency) to decrypt. Ransomware ruled the malware world since late 2013, but finally saw a …

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What are the pros and cons of getting a credit card?

It’s difficult to debate against the argument that credit cards are a useful financial tool for a variety of purchases and situations. They can obviously help you purchase items that you may not have the ready cash to afford, and can also help boost your credit score and open the …

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Intel debuts Comet Lake processors for laptops and tablets

Intel has just detailed a large number of new processors (CPUs) in its 10th generation of Intel Core hardware. These include U- and Y-series Intel Comet Lake processors for laptops and 2-in-1 tablets. Aside from the main upgrades, like increased performance, the hardware also comes with support for a number …

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