Bill Toulas

An open-source advocate who has been writing about Linux and SaaS tools for years. Having entered the fascinating world of InfoSec now, he reports on the daily news and developments in the fields of data privacy, data breaches, software vulnerabilities, phishing campaigns, malware, and all things "online danger". Contact me at "billtoulas@technadu.com"
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Elon Musk Says Starlink Will Be Fully Mobile Before the End of 2021

Starlink will go mobile before the end of the year, according to its CEO, Elon Musk.The catch is that this applies to...

Turkey Bans All Cryptocurrency Transactions Citing Irreparable Damage Risks

Turkey has announced a new crypto-banning law that will come into effect on April 30, 2021.The law cites money-losing risks and attempts...

Emergence of ‘Chia’ Crypto to Bring SSD and HDD Shortages

A new kind of crypto that lets people “farm” from their empty disk storage is creating an SSD and HDD buying frenzy.The...

Codecov Informs of a Supply Chain Hack That Goes 2.5 Months Back

Codecov suffered a catastrophic supply chain attack that lasted for at least 2.5 months.Someone took advantage of a misconfiguration and stole credentials...

Google Rolls Out Big Update for ‘Google Earth’ Adding Timelapse Videos

Google Earth has gotten a new “Timelapse” feature, giving us an idea of what happened in the past four decades on the...

App Store Games for Kids Unlock Into Gambling Apps When Opened With a VPN

iOS developer discovered a set of gambling apps hiding inside poorly made kids games.All that is needed to unlock them is using...

Social Media Access in Pakistan Completely Blocked by Government

All major social media platforms in Pakistan have been blocked to help extinguish the protest fire.The country is suffering from the counteraction...

Crypto-Stealing Malware ‘HackBoss’ Made Over $560k Since 2018

A malware called ‘HackBoss’ is being distributed through fake Telegram channels since 2018.The malware poses as a variety of hacking and cracking...

The United States Sanction Russia in Response to Cyberattacks

The U.S. Treasury has announced a set of “soft measures” against Russia for multiple cyberattacks.The announcement concerns financial sanctions and limitations added...