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PhotoSquared data leak puts thousands of users at risk

Researchers have discovered that a popular photo app leaked the personal data and images of thousands of customers as a result of an unsecured Amazon Web Services (AWS) storage bucket. The discovery was made by vpnMentor whose researchers found that a misconfigured S3 database belonging to the company PhotoSquared, which …

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Google clamps down on Android app access to personal data

Google has continued its push to make Android the most secure mobile operating system by cracking down on app permissions. The company recently revealed that a recent change in its apps permission policy now means that 98% of Android apps do not ask for access to user’s SMS and call …

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Best hard drives 2020: the best HDDs to save all your data

You can’t beat the best hard drives when it comes to price and space. Not only are they more affordable, but the best hard drives also give you that extra space needed to back everything up, especially for data-heavy users. That’s the reason why, though they won’t beat the best …

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Leveraging data could be the key to business success, says Oracle CEO

Embracing the latest breakthroughs in data and cloud technologies can put your business at the top of the pile, according to Oracle CEO Safra Katz. Speaking at the company’s Oracle OpenWorld Europe event, Katz said major technological advances have allowed the company to bring customers up to speed with new …

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Your email provider might be selling your personal data

Popular email applications like Edison, CleanFox and Slice have been accused of selling information scraped from users’ inboxes without their knowledge. According to a report from Motherboard, the information collected by Edison was sold to companies involved in different businesses like e-commerce, Finance, travel, and others. Edison, on its homepage, …

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