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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New Block Requests in Australia Threaten Almost a Hundred of Pirate Domains

A new blow to Australian-based pirating websites comes from a dual injunction request on the Federal Court. Film and Music copyright owners...

Cisco Releases a PyLocky Ransomware Decryptor for Free

Cisco gives away a PyLocky ransomware decryptor for free, but the requirements to run it are not for everyone. PyLocky remains a...

WhatsApp to Add Fingerprint Authentication on Android Smartphones

WhatsApp plans the implementation of fingerprint authentication on Android devices. Some phones already support this for any app, and soon there will...

Twitter to Give Users an Exclusive Live NBA Game Camera Feed

Twitter seals a deal to broadcast NBA games from the perspective of a single star player. Users will be able to vote...

Nvidia’s CEO Says Moore’s Law is Dead in CES 2019

Nvidia’s CEO Jensen Huang says we should no longer consider Moore’s Law relevant. Others think of the current situation as a performance...

Google Chrome Ad Blocker to Land Worldwide on July 9

All websites globally will be reviewed against the “Better Ads Standards” by July 9. Website owners will be given a 30 days period...

Twitter Starts Rolling Out New Features to Begin a Public Test

Twitter rolls out new features that they have been testing internally since past summer. The company announced that an extensive public testing...

Upgraded Google Assistant Takes On to Conquer the Whole World

Google presents a revamped, enriched, empowered, and more easily integrated Assistant. The technology giant hopes to reach out to billions soon, and...

Samsung is Forcing Facebook App Down the Throat of Galaxy S8 Owners

Samsung Galaxy S8 does not allow users to uninstall the Facebook app. Users have the option to disable it, but no one...