Friday, May 29, 2020

Microsoft Ends Support for Windows 7

Affiliate Disclosure: By buying the products we recommend, you help keep the lights on at MakeUseOf. Read more. Advertisement Microsoft has officially ended support for Windows 7. So, unless you’re a company...

GitGuardian raises $12M to help developers write more secure code and ‘fix’ GitHub leaks...

Data breaches that could cause millions of dollars in potential damages have been the bane of the life of many a company. What’s required is a great deal of real-time...

Mixcloud data breach exposes over 20 million user records – TechCrunch

A data breach at Mixcloud, a U.K.-based audio streaming platform, has left more than 20 million user accounts exposed after the data was put on sale on the dark...

IoT security startup Particle raises $40M in Series C – TechCrunch

Particle, a platform for Internet of Things devices, has raised $40 million in its latest round of funding. Qualcomm Ventures and Energy Impact Partners led the Series C raise,...

How to Block Internet Explorer From Accessing the Internet

Internet Explorer, the web’s favorite punching bag, has been relegated to an afterthought for most users. While it’s still included in Windows 10 for legacy enterprise purposes, Microsoft now includes...

6 Free Hash Checkers to Check the Integrity of Any File

At times when you download files online, you are provided with a file hash to check the integrity of the file. Rightly or wrongly, most people ignore file hash verification,...

Facebook’s lead EU regulator is asking questions about its latest security fail – TechCrunch

Facebook’s lead data protection regulator in Europe has confirmed it’s put questions to the company about a major security breach that we reported on yesterday. “The DPC became aware of...

Reps from DHS, the FBI and the ODNI met with tech companies at Facebook...

Representatives from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the Department of Homeland Security met with counterparts at tech companies including Facebook,...

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