Day: April 17, 2019

Sony Cracks Down On Sexually Explicit Content In Games

Slashdot reader xavdeman writes: Hot on the heels of its announcement of the specifications of the next PlayStation, Sony has revealed a new crackdown on explicit content. Citing “the rise of the #MeToo movement” and a concern of “legal and social action” in the USA, Sony has said it wants to address concerns about the…

Tips for the Aftermath of a Cyberattack

Incident response demands technical expertise, but you can’t fully recover without non-IT experts. …read more Source:: DarkReading

OnePlus 7 teased in ‘fast and smooth’ OnePlus tweet – CNET

OnePlus really, really wants you to know the phone is smooth. …read more Source:: CNet

Car2Go car-sharing in Chicago on pause following fraud problem – Roadshow

The Daimler-owned car-sharing system has been temporarily disabled within the city. …read more Source:: CNet

China Mobile, you can kiss good Pai to America: FCC to ban ‘spy risk’ telco from US

Welcome to the free market as defined by right-wing politics America’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will block the entry of the world’s largest mobile company – China Mobile – into the US market, citing security concerns.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Ubiquitous Bug Allows HIPAA-Protected Malware to Hide Behind Medical Images

The ubiquitous nature of the flaw opens the door for rapidly spreading, crippling cyberattacks. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou To Run For President of Taiwan

hackingbear writes: Terry Gou, the billionaire founder of electronics giant Foxconn, is stepping down from his role as chairman to run for president of Taiwan. Taiwan broke off from mainland China in 1949 after a civil war and is officially known as Republic of China; its legal territory still covers all of China. He will…

2020 Ford Escape makes show debut in New York – Roadshow

Ford’s top-selling crossover gains a softer look, clearing the way for a tougher future “Baby Bronco” SUV. …read more Source:: CNet

Car2Go car-sharing in Chicago ‘hacked,’ used in committing crimes, report says – Roadshow

Car2Go’s system has been temporarily disabled within the city. …read more Source:: CNet

2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance is a bitsa blaster for New York – Roadshow

The Blue Oval builds a Focus RS-powered pony car with bitsa this, bitsa that for the New York Auto Show. …read more Source:: CNet