rss Last update Using lights for communications? Haas, pureLiFi, see brighter future, 1 hour ago

Security news

Why government and tech can't agree about encryption

Your phone is getting better and better at protecting your privacy. But Uncle Sam isn't totally comfortable with that, because it's also complicating the work of tracking criminals and potential national-security threats.

dateNov 25, 2015 in Security
shares15 comments 0

Hilton hotels hit by cyber attack

US hotel chain Hilton revealed Tuesday that hackers infected some of its point-of-sale computer systems with malware crafted to steal credit card information.

dateNov 25, 2015 in Security
shares6 comments 0

Email security improving, but far from perfect

Email security helps protect some of our most sensitive data: password recovery confirmations, financial data, confidential correspondences, and more. According to a new report, published by Michael Bailey, an associate professor ...

dateNov 19, 2015 in Security
shares28 comments 0

Tesla courts hackers to defend high-tech cars

Hackers swarmed a Tesla sedan in a 'hacking village' at the infamous Def Con conference on Saturday as the high-tech electric car maker recruited talent to protect against cyber attacks.

Cellphones can steal data from 'air-gapped computers'

Researchers at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) Cyber Security Research Center have discovered that virtually any cellphone infected with a malicious code can use GSM phone frequencies to steal critical information ...

'Material universe' yields surprising new particle
CERN collides heavy nuclei at new record high energy
Study suggests fish can experience 'emotional fever'
A new form of real gold, almost as light as air
The hottest white dwarf in the Galaxy
New gene map reveals cancer's Achilles heel
A blue, neptune-size exoplanet around a red dwarf star
How cells in the developing ear 'practice' hearing
How cells 'climb' to build fruit fly tracheas
New 'self-healing' gel makes electronics more flexible

Find more news articles via sort by date page