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Intel CEO Brian Krzanich

Intel Processors, Dubbed Meltdown!

Well 2018 is off to a big start, unfortunately, not the start Intel was hoping for. Intel disclosed that the design of its processors are flawed. However, the company said that this issue will not affect everyday customers.

“The issue is found in how Intel processors work with page tables for

Keylogger Discovered on HP Laptops

Keylogger discovered on HP Laptops

 

“Keylogger’s are used in IT organizations to troubleshoot technical problems with computers and business networks. They can also be used to monitor the network usage of people without their direct knowledge; they are sometimes used as part of home parental controls. Finally, malicious individuals may use keyloggers on public computers to steal

Law enforcement has dismantled the Andromeda malware family

Law enforcement has dismantled the Andromeda malware family, which has been infecting computers since 2011. With the help of partners—including the FBI, Microsoft, and others—Europol intercepted the internet traffic between Andromeda-infected computers and the command servers to which the malware was communicating. All that traffic was then “sinkholed” and redirected to servers under the

MacOS High Sierra

Apple’s macOS High Sierra Root Bug Can Reactivate

According to an article published by PC Magazine, “Last week, Apple was left red-faced after it was discovered a bug in macOS High Sierra allowed anyone to gain root access to the system without a password. The company quickly released a security patch to fix the problem, but it also needed updating with an