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July 19, 2018 / by / Tech News / No Comments

Google faces record $5 billion fine in EU, ordered to remove Chrome from Android

Google breached EU competition rules while requiring to preinstall its apps on Android phones. The impending decision from the EU watchdog has come to pass: Google has been fined a record €4.3 billion ($5.1 billion) for abusing the Android operating system’s dominance in the smartphone market, the largest fine imposed on a company in EU […]

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July 16, 2018 / by / Tech News / No Comments

Hacking campaign targets iPhone users with data-stealing, location-tracking malware

Everyone already knows, that iPhones also can be infected with the virus despite popular stereotypes. Well, huge malware attack is on. A sophisticated mobile malware campaign is gaining access to iPhones by tricking users to download an open-source mobile device management (MDM) software package. Once in control, the unidentified hackers can steal various forms of […]

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July 2, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Facebook gives US lawmakers the names of 52 firms it gave deep data access to

Facebook finally responses to 2000 questions from US lawmakers and answers are quite interesting! Last month the New York Times revealed that Facebook had given device makers deep access to data on Facebook users and their friends, via device-integrated APIs. The number and scope of the partnerships raised fresh privacy concerns about how Facebook (man)handles […]

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June 27, 2018 / by / Tech News / No Comments

Windows 10’s Settings page may contain large security hole

The new serious Windows vulnerability is found…in the usual settings page. One of the most revolutionary features of Windows 10, when it launched, was its new Windows Settings app, which was designed to make configuring the operating system easier than ever, but it may have inadvertently added a major security hole, according to a security […]

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