Software Flaws

Software Flaws Jump; Data Breaches Rise Moderately in Q1

May 23, 2017 7:38 PM | ()
The number of published software flaws climbed by 30 percent, and while breaches rose only moderately, a number of large breaches caused the total of exposed records to climb precipitously.
Mobile banking

New Google Payment API Aims to Streamline Mobile Payment Process

May 23, 2017 5:17 PM | ()
Google has released an expanded mobile payment suite that includes a new payment API along with tweaks to the in-app advertising platform and new app promotion options.
Daily Video 523

Google Play Protect Scans Android Mobile App for Malicious Behavior VIDEO

May 23, 2017 3:40 PM | ()
DAILY VIDEO: Google Play Protect bolsters Android mobile app security; AT&T launches U.S. LTE-M network for industrial IoT; Microsoft opens first cloud data centers in South Africa; and there's more.
Surface Pro

Microsoft Unveils Long-Awaited Surface Pro Hybrid Tablet

May 23, 2017 1:45 PM | ()
Microsoft announces its new Surface Pro, successor to the popular but long-in-the-tooth Surface Pro 4.

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Open19 Foundation Debuts to Create New-Gen, Standardized Servers

May 23, 2017 1:30 PM | ()
The Open19 Foundation aims to create new-generation, project-based open hardware and software solutions for the data center industry.

Citrix Plans to Add Machine Learning to Its Cloud Later This Year

May 23, 2017 12:10 PM | ()
Company puts to work machine-learning algorithms and application behavior anomaly detection to find and troubleshoot application infrastructure performance issues.
Ransomware safe door

Kaspersky Lab Report Confirms Ransomware Spiked in Q1 2017 SLIDESHOW

May 23, 2017 11:57 AM | ()
Kaspersky Lab's malware report for the first quarter of 2017 shows a dramatic spike in ransomware with such attacks growing particularly fast on mobile devices.

Samsung Designing Galaxy S8 Active With Military-Grade Ruggedness SLIDESHOW

May 23, 2017 10:31 AM | ()
Samsung is preparing to introduce the Galaxy S8 Active smartphone with the high-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and a tough design that can survive hard knocks at work or at home.
security threats

Check Point Discovers Media Subtitle Vulnerability Impacting Millions

May 23, 2017 6:31 AM | ()
200 million users could potentially be at risk from vulnerabilities in streaming media players that can enable malicious subtitles to takeover systems.

Vera Branching Out to Integrate with Duo Security, RSA SecureID, Twilio

May 22, 2017 6:47 PM | ()
Vera’s job is to bolster users’ ability to ensure that only trusted individuals can access sensitive information in real time, regardless of its location.

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