This version takes security to the next level by introducing auto-sandboxing of untrusted files - totally isolating unknown threats in a virtual operating environment where they cannot do harm. Scan any drive or file. Get in-depth reports on viral activity. Detect suspicious files that behave like viruses do. Even scan compressed .zip files, where viruses often hide. Proactive … [Read more...] about Comodo AntiVirus Update May 25, 2019
As we've come to learn recently, there are four new hardware vulnerabilities that affect Intel processors. These new flaws allow attackers to leak confidential data by exploiting microarchitectural data sampling (MDS) side-channel vulnerabilities, of which the most serious is arguably 'ZombieLoad'. Unlike previous speculative execution flaws that partially affected AMD and … [Read more...] about How Screwed is Intel without Hyper-Threading?
By Mikey Campbell Friday, May 24, 2019, 04:35 pm PT (07:35 pm ET) Apple on Friday confirmed plans to activate Apple Watch Series 4's ECG feature for users in Canada after receiving approval from the country's regulatory body, though the company failed to disclose a specific timeline for launch. The ECG app's upcoming arrival in the Great White North was confirmed by Apple in … [Read more...] about Apple confirms Apple Watch ECG function to roll out in Canada
Snap is in talks with Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group, and Warner Music Group to license songs for users to embed in posts, according to aWall Street Journal report. The deal would give users access to a broad catalog of songs to post on Snapchat, much like the features available for Instagram Stories and TikTok. The licensing deal would come at a time when tech … [Read more...] about Snap is looking into licensing music for users to embed in posts
By Roger Fingas Friday, May 24, 2019, 01:57 pm PT (04:57 pm ET) Apple has reportedly bought Tueo Health, a startup that was developing asthma-tracking technology for use with sleeping kids. The exact date of the takeover is unknown, but Tueo's CEO and COO changed their employers to "Apple" on LinkedIn in late 2018, CNBC said on Friday. Apple has refused to comment. Tueo was … [Read more...] about Apple buys asthma-monitoring startup Tueo Health