Category: Technology

Criminals Can Easily Execute DDoS Attacks Against 4G and LTE Networks

During the recent Mirai botnet attack, it became evident that critical internet infrastructure is subject to DDoS attacks. It looks, however, as if 4G connectivity can suffer from a similar fate. Any 4G cellular device around the world is vulnerable to DDoS attacks, according to a Black Hat Europe researcher. Security issues can affect any internet-connected device. 4G Connectivity Attracts Denial-of-Service Attacks The revelations by this Black Hat Europe hacker …
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New Chinese Cybersecurity Law Raises Privacy Concerns

China is taking cybersecurity measures more seriously than ever before. The country has approved new legislation that will regulate internet security for the entire nation. Local internet infrastructure is well-protected against foreign attacks, and any hacking attempts will be punishable by law. At the same time, this raises even more concerns regarding freedom of speech. Regulating Internet Security Might Not Be The Best Idea Although it is positive to see …
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Google Plans To Change Search Engine Indexing Based On Mobile Accessibility

Website owners are well aware of how important mobile accessibility is these days. With the number of people browsing the web on their phone or tablet increasing every month, not having a mobile-friendly site is no longer acceptable. Google will soon start experimenting with a new site indexing system based on mobile site availability. A New Indexing System For Google is Neigh Staying on top of the Google search results …
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Samsung Forced To Recall Nearly 3 Million Washing Machines Over Injury Concerns

Trouble continues to brew for Samsung, as the electronics giant is suffering from some very strange hardware failures. The recent Samsung Galaxy Note 7 battery issues were a major setback, but they are not the only devices suffering from problems. Nearly 2.8 million Samsung appliances have been called back in the US, because of various parts of washing machines coming loose all of a sudden. What is Going On At …
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