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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BREIN Director Says Casual Pirates Are Safe for Now

BREIN says they are not interested in going against casual BitTorrent users right now, but instead, they focus on persistent uploaders and seeders....

Google Releases Password Checkup Extension to Help You Secure Your User Credentials

Google has introduced an active credentials checker in the form on a Chrome extension. The tech giant claims that they are not...

SpeakUp Backdoor Trojan Targets Linux Servers and Threatens Critical Infrastructure

SpeakUp Trojan has already infected 70,000 Linux servers and AWS machines. The Trojan is currently occupied with crypto-mining, but that is unlikely...

Fake Kindle Store eBooks Are Maliciously Offering the Upcoming ‘John Wick 3’ Movie(Update)

Amazon Kindle Store has become jam-packed with bogus ebooks that redirect to phishing websites. The price of the items range from $0...

Popular South Korean Bus App Found to Contain Malware Delivery Code

An Android bus-tracking and route-information app has turned into a malware dropper, four years after its initial release. The malware targets the...

Venezuelan Internet is Down Amid Social Unrest and Political Fission

The internet in Venezuela is now down, and no VPN or DNS can give citizens access to it. Maduro’s government has been...

Study Claims that Pirate Bay Increases the Movie Industry Revenues by 3%

Study finds that piracy is actually good for box office sales, as long as the movie has been released. According to the...

Safari Shows the Way to JavaScript Resource Limitation

A JavaScript resource limitation feature has been proposed to the WebKit developers team. Chrome has also been processing a similar proposal, that...

GreatFire’s Latest Website Sheds Light Onto Apple’s Censorship in China

GreatFire launches a new website that monitors Apple censorship in China and 150 countries. The website results indicate that blockages have a...