Day: April 3, 2019

Kaspersky Lab Will Warn You If Your Phone is Infected With Stalkerware

Kaspersky Lab said today it would start flagging stalkerware as malicious, and warn people through its Android app when stalkerware is installed on their phones. In 2018 Kaspersky Lab detected stalkerware on 58,487 mobile devices. From a report: Stalkerware is frequently used by stalkers and abusers to spy on people through their phones. It essentially…

Kaspersky Lab will warn you if your phone is infected with stalkerware – CNET

The antivirus company looks to stop technology frequently used by stalkers and abusers. …read more Source:: CNet

Galaxy S10 5G may launch May 16 – CNET

Samsung’s highly-anticipated 5G Galaxy phone may be available mid-May. …read more Source:: CNet

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle win crown for fastest to 1M Instagram followers – CNET

It took less than six hours. …read more Source:: CNet

Nvidia Fixes 8 High-Severity Flaws Allowing DoS, Code Execution

Nvidia has patched eight high-severity flaws in its Tegra processors, which could enable denial of service and code execution. …read more Source:: Threatpost

AI experts want Amazon to stop selling facial recognition tech to police – CNET

The researchers cite a study that criticizes Amazon’s AI tech. …read more Source:: CNet

Stranger Things’ David Harbour joins Scarlett Johansson in Black Widow movie – CNET

Marvel’s standalone superhero film will star the actor who plays Jim Hopper, and possibly Rachel Weisz as well. …read more Source:: CNet

Elizabeth Warren Introduces Bill That Could Hold Tech Execs Responsible For Data Breaches

On Wednesday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) introduced a new piece of legislation that would make it easier to criminally charge company executives when Americans’ personal data is breached. From a report: The Corporate Executive Accountability Act is yet another push from Warren who has focused much of her presidential campaign on holding corporations and their…

Former White House tech leader says he’s got a fix for blockchain woes – CNET

Ed Felten’s startup, Offchain Labs, hopes its speed and trustworthiness will prove blockchain skeptics wrong. …read more Source:: CNet

App Developers Left 540 Million Facebook Users’ Records On The Public Internet

…read more Source:: PacketStorm