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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Samsung Fixes Three Critical Bugs Reported by Ukrainian Bug Bounty Hunter

Samsung’s account management system featured three serious CSRF gaps Attackers could have gained full access to the users’ accounts through a simple process ...

Canadian Police Raids IPTV Provider After Bell and Videotron Complaints

Cielo 4K becomes the first IPTV service provider in Canada to get prosecuted The illegal platform offered 250 TV channels, most of which...

Marriot Data Breach Investigation Points to Chinese Cyberespionage Team of Hackers

The Marriot data breach was apparently conducted by a Chinese team of hackers The hackers are thought to work for the Chinese Ministry...

Cisco Talos Discovered a Serious Vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat Reader

Attackers could potentially use JavaScript code to run code on the machines of victims arbitrarily Cisco Talos discovered the vulnerability and detailed its...

Acorn TV Streaming Service Reaches Out to Australia and New Zealand

Acorn TV now available in Australia and New Zealand for $4.99/month The streaming service will offer exclusive dramas and mysteries, including Australian productions ...

Samsung to Join the Blockchain Fever with a Dedicated New Galaxy

Samsung trademark applications indicate a cryptocurrency Galaxy is on the works Possibly, Samsung will offer a set of relevant applications for many of...

Google Plus to Get Terminated Sooner After a Second Serious API Bug Discovery

Google+ API to see the end of the road in the next 90 days An API bug allowed external apps to gain non-public...

Facebook Patents Methods and Systems to Predict Where You’ll Go Next

Facebook files three patent applications aimed at tracking user location and predicting the next one Prediction is made possible through the analysis of...

Apple States iPhones will Remain Available in the Chinese Market

Apple’s older iPhone models in danger of getting banned in China Qualcomm claiming Apple infringed two of their own patents without compensation The...