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NagraStar Demands Pirates to Pay a Settlement of $3500 or Expect Legal Action

Casual IPTV pirates are requested to pay $3500 or else they may have to pay a lot more. NagraStar is sending letters to the pirates, offering them a series of motives and...

Telegram Suffers DDoS Attack and Blames Chinese State Hackers

The Telegram encrypted communication service was briefly taken down yesterday due to a DDoS attack. The CEO of the platform accuses Chinese hackers and believes that they are backed by the state....
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Apple’s New VPN Guidelines Haven’t Changed Much on the App Store Yet

85% of the free VPN apps that are available in the App Store today are violating Apple’s new rules. Apple is slow in removing these apps, and they are still downloaded massively...
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Internet Trends 2019 Report Shows 51% of the World is Now Online

The 2019 Internet Trends Report shows growth in online advertising, driven by the mobile platform. The e-commerce market is also growing, and targeted advertising is higher than ever before. What is...
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Village Roadshow Wins Australian Federal Court Battle Targeting 76 Websites

Village Roadshow wins a court order that allows studios to block pirating websites with a fee of AU$50 per each domain. There are 76 websites to be blocked by the Australian ISPs, and...
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La Liga to Pay €250K For Spying On Their Users via Android App

La Liga is accused of violating the EU’s GDPR laws for collecting data by activating Android device microphones. The soccer organization is claiming not be violating any laws, as they don’t log...
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Microsoft Releases Monthly Windows 10 Security Update Fixing 88 Flaws

Microsoft released their June security update, and it fixes 88 vulnerabilities on Windows 10. Out of these, 19 are of critical severity, and another 65 are classified as important. Unfortunately, several...
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‘Have I Been Pwned’ Boss Looking for a Buyer to Help the Platform Grow

'Have I Been Pwned' has grown way too big to handle by one person, and stay free. Troy Hunt is looking for a company to buy the platform and help him extend...
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Hackers Stole Border Agency Database Containing Photos of Plates and Travelers

The US Customs and Border Patrol agency is in an awkward position as thousands of travelers got exposed because of them. The breach actually occurred in one of CBP’s contractor’s systems, and...
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VLC Releases 3.0.7 Which Fixes Two Severe Security Bugs

VLC releases a final bug-fixing version just before we enter the 4.0 branch age. There are 33 fixes to security flaws, with two being of high-severity, 21 of medium, and 10 of...