How refreshing…. retailers making changes!
Twitter users told to change passwords after internal leak
Having spent 25 years in retail, I’m getting really fed up of retailers closing stores without putting up a fight. Toys R Us, Maplin, Mothercare to name a few. So how refreshing is it to read and see that some are at last doing something different to combat online sales by creating a unique user […]
Naughty Naughty HP
Twitter’s 330 million users are being urged to change their passwords after some were exposed in plain text on its internal network. An error in the way the passwords were handled meant some were stored in easily readable form, said Twitter. The passwords should have been put through a procedure called “hashing” making them very […]
Some 460 different models of HP laptops have been found to contain a potential security threat. Although it wasn’t widely reported until last week, a recent HP security bulletin revealed that a Synaptics touchpad driver has the potential to be used as a keylogger, leading to a “local loss of confidentiality.” So what is a […]
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