Day: October 15, 2020

31 of the best movies to stream on Disney Plus – CNET

Looking for entertainment other than Marvel and Star Wars? Let’s round up the best gems on Disney Plus. …read more Source:: CNet

Your web browser running remotely in Cloudflare’s cloud. That’s it. That’s the story

Social distancing isn’t just for surviving the pandemic – now this internet giant can add it to your browser Network services giant Cloudflare wants to host your web browser in the cloud so it can send you only safe content.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Best laptop deals still available for Prime Day: $200 off Microsoft Surface, $200 off Samsung Galaxy Book S and more – CNET

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 7 is $200 down, so is the Samsung Galaxy Book S, and they’re not the only Prime Day laptop deals still happening. …read more Source:: CNet

Critical Magento Holes Open Online Shops to Code Execution

Adobe says the two critical flaws (CVE-2020-24407 and CVE-2020-24400) could allow arbitrary code execution as well as read or write access to the database. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Remdesivir Has Little Effect on Covid-19 Mortality, WHO Study Says

The Covid-19 treatment remdesivir has no substantial effect on a patient’s chances of survival [Editor’s note: the link may be paywalled; alternative source], a clinical trial by the World Health Organization has found, delivering a significant blow to hopes of identifying existing medicines to treat the disease. From a report: Results from the WHO’s highly…

Has Apple abandoned CUPS, the Linux’s world’s widely used open-source printing system? Seems so

After only one public Git commit this year, penguinstas think: Fork it, we don’t need Cupertino The official public repository for CUPS, an Apple open-source project widely used for printing on Linux, is all-but dormant since the lead developer left Apple at the end of 2019.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Meat lovers rush to enter Hormel drawing for bacon-scented face masks – CNET

Smell you later: Meet the weirdest face mask that might just save your bacon. …read more Source:: CNet

FIFA 21 Blockbuster Release Gives Fraudsters an Open Field for Theft

In-game features of the just-released FIFA 21 title give scammers easy access its vast audience. …read more Source:: Threatpost

Twitter Hack Analysis Drives Calls for Greater Security Regulation

New York’s Department of Financial Services calls for more cybersecurity regulation at social media firms following the “jarringly easy” Twitter breach. …read more Source:: DarkReading

FCC Chairman to move forward on proposal to reinterpret Sec. 230 protections – CNET

The Republican-led FCC will look at proposal to weaken liability protections for social media companies that fact-check the president’s posts. …read more Source:: CNet