Sheryl Sandberg shares why she embraces embarrassment at work

When a Facebook breach happens, you should be able to quickly and easily share that news on Facebook.Image: Getty Images This afternoon, Facebook held an emergency press conference to disclose a startling security breach. The company said 50 million Facebook accounts were affected in a hack that allowed attackers to…

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NYC renamed ‘Jewtropolis’ on Snapchat and other apps that use same map startup

Maps across the web had changed New York City's name in an act of anti-Semitic vandalism.Image: twitter.com/brianpklein Snapchat users were greeted with an alarming change to Snap Maps this morning: New York City had been renamed “Jewtropolis.” Even worse, social media was filled reports of maps on other websites and…

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Spectre-Like Flaw Undermines Intel Processors’ Most Secure Element

In cybersecurity circles, this has been the year of Spectre and Meltdown, not only because the chip vulnerabilities—first publicly disclosed in January—were so widespread that they're still being cleaned up, but because they've given rise to the discovery of many related flaws. Now, a team of researchers has found a…

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Identity theft protection service reportedly exposes millions of customer email addresses

LifeLock has a reported vulnerability which exposed customer email addresses.Image: Getty Images Symantec’s identity theft protection service, LifeLock, has reportedly exposed millions of customer email addresses due to a website bug. LifeLock’s email marketing webpage was taken down briefly after alerted by security journalist and researcher Brian Krebs, who published…

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Revealed: North Korea Is Secretly Selling Face Scanning Tech

Top officials in the reduce tensions on the Korean Peninsula. Yet despite those steps onto the world stage, North Koreans elsewhere are working hard to remain unseen. In anPDF). We uncovered firms linked to Pyongyang that are developing and selling encryption technologies, virtual private networks, and software for fingerprint scanning…

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