Daily Archives: February 21, 2020

Hackers impersonate top VPN to steal cryptocurrency

Researchers at Kaspersky have discovered a new malicious campaign which uses a fake version of a popular VPN service’s website to spread the Trojan stealer AZORult by tricking users into thinking they are downloading a Windows installer. AZORult is one of the most common stealers on Russian hacking forums because …

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3D printing could be as cheap as chips thanks to McDonald’s

Resins for 3D printers can be expensive, but a novel and environmentally-friendly method of reusing cooking oil could be a potential avenue to make resins much cheaper. Researchers at the University of Toronto Scarborough came up with the brainwave of using waste cooking oil, which they managed to get hold …

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Google Chromebooks put child data at risk

Google is facing a major lawsuit for allegedly harvesting data of schoolchildren under the age of 13. The Attorney General of New Mexico, Hector Balderas, has claimed that Chromebooks provided by Google collected data across the Internet without parental permission. Google launched a program called “G-Suite for Education” in 2006 …

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