DHS warns of ransomware activity targeting remote access software

DHS warns of ransomware activity targeting remote access software

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued a warning to businesses concerning a rise in ransomware activity targeting businesses that rely on remote access solutions, like remote desktop software.  This warning follows a report by New Zealand’s Computer...
This top security software is crashing Windows 10 version 2004

This top security software is crashing Windows 10 version 2004

Following the release of Windows 10 2004, users have reported experiencing performance issues and even crashes when Malwarebytes 4.1 is installed on their systems. The official Malwarebytes support forum has seen numerous users reporting problems with MBAM 4.1 after...
Microsoft latest to ban police from using facial recognition software

Microsoft latest to ban police from using facial recognition software

Tech giant Microsoft has announced it will refuse to sell facial recognition technology to police until appropriate federal regulation has been introduced to prevent its misuse. The announcement follows similar steps taken by fellow tech titans IBM and Amazon. The...
Open source software vulnerabilities see huge rise

Open source software vulnerabilities see huge rise

New research from RiskSense has revealed that the number of security vulnerabilities in open source software more than doubled last year. To compile its new report titled “The Dark Reality of Open Source”, the firm used data from 54 open source projects dating all the...