Smart heating controls and smart TVs have long since found their way into our private households. This trend is increasingly being adopted by the business community, resulting in a significant increase in the number of IOT devices in corporate networks. The latest studies by American security researchers shed light on their dangers.
Announced in May 2018, the new feature to control off-Facebook activity has been available to the whole world on Facebook since January 2020. Is the new feature a revelation for the privacy of Facebook users or just a small step towards data sovereignty?
IT Security & Website Security is a big topic – it is also becoming more and more present. Meanwhile, daily news is circulating that there has been another data theft, a security hole has appeared or a website is being defaced. The latter is only reported if the victim is sufficiently prominent.
At first it looked as if Google’s popular streaming player had developed a life of its own – but the blame for the sudden playback of a video is the so-called CastHack. Two long-standing security holes in the device were exploited for this purpose. Two hackers are behind the attacks and wanted to use the…