Posts Tagged: Google

Widely-Used Outdated SSL Protocol Has Major Vulnerability According to Google

Widely-Used Outdated SSL Protocol Has Major Vulnerability According to Google

April 21, 2015

Despite being obsolete for a long time but still widely utilized, the cryptographic protocol SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) 3.0 has just been revealed to have a gaping security flaw by Google’s Security Team. According to Bodo Möller, “This vulnerability allows the plaintext of secure connections to be calculated by a network attacker.” Despite the fact […]

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Computer Security Watch – Nov 4, 2014

Computer Security Watch – Nov 4, 2014

November 4, 2014

The Holidays Are Starting   Today’s Top Threat SONAR. KlovBot!gen1 The Sonar.KlovBot!gen1 is combination of a heuristic tool meant to look like an anti-virus and a Trojan horse. Needless to say the combination is quite nasty; it will open your PC to many other viruses, all while pretending to get rid of them. Today’s Top […]

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SSL 3.0 Isn’t As Safe As You Think, But Google Has It’s Users Taken Care Of

SSL 3.0 Isn’t As Safe As You Think, But Google Has It’s Users Taken Care Of

October 16, 2014

When you surf the web, you’re doing a bunch of different things at the same time that you might not be aware of. You’re sending and receiving massive amounts of data between multiple servers. That means that the same thing is happening whether you’re surfing for business or pleasure. This can be a scary thought […]

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Google Is Using Hackers To Make The Internet A Safer Place

Google Is Using Hackers To Make The Internet A Safer Place

July 20, 2014

Google has launched a new project that they are calling “Project Zero”. They have hired a whole team of hackers for the project, and the whole goal is to find all of the biggest bugs that are scattered across the internet. After the whole Heartbleed incident earlier this year, there has been a growing concern […]

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Targeted Internet Ads Could Be A Thing Of The Past Thanks To New Google Tool

Targeted Internet Ads Could Be A Thing Of The Past Thanks To New Google Tool

June 30, 2014

Needless to say, Google is doing pretty well for itself. One of the reasons for this success, however, are those annoying ads you see popping up on your sidebar all the time. Mining personal data to deliver targeted ads to users is one of the main lifelines for the search engine and other online firms. […]

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Acer’s New “Build Your Own Cloud” Service Could Save The Company

Acer’s New “Build Your Own Cloud” Service Could Save The Company

May 30, 2014

Acer is putting out a whole suite of updated apps that will work on mobile devices and PC’s, and with it will be their “Build Your Own Cloud” service. These apps will work on devices from other companies as well. The difference between Acer’s new online storage service and other services like Google Drive is […]

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A Few Tips For All Of The Google Drive Users Out There

A Few Tips For All Of The Google Drive Users Out There

May 15, 2014

It’s pretty easy to get lost while using new software or new technology.  No matter what, it always helps to be a bit more educated on new software applications that you may be unfamiliar with. In the long run, it’s going to make things run a lot more smoothly and you’ll become much more productive […]

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Apps That Could Help Move Along The Software Development Process

Apps That Could Help Move Along The Software Development Process

February 18, 2014

It should come as a surprise to no one that we rely on apps and technology for almost everything we do these days. Basically anything that you can think of has an app. Apple’s early marketing campaign for apps, “There’s an app for that.”, has pretty much become the truth. Now, even though this is […]

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Are Your Security Settings At Risk By Using Chrome?

Are Your Security Settings At Risk By Using Chrome?

February 3, 2014

It is never easier having something taken from you. There are certain things that you expect to be kept safe from harm or prying eyes. Take your software for example. When using software from other companies, such as web browsers, you expect it to be relatively secure when dealing with personal information or settings. Not […]

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New Apple OS X Update Allows For Better Use Of Gmail Services

New Apple OS X Update Allows For Better Use Of Gmail Services

December 18, 2013

Updates for apps and other software can be extremely beneficial for keeping your devices working properly. These types of updates are, recently, also as common as water in the ocean. Some updates can be really useful for actually offering better support for other software programs to run. Having a large program with a different brand […]

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