Security

Microsoft OneDrive Personal Vault rolls out worldwide, launche…

Earlier this summer, Microsoft introduced an extra layer of security to its Dropbox competitor, OneDrive. The security features, called OneDrive Personal Vault, allow users to protect their files with two-step verification, like a fingerprint or facial recognition, PIN code, or a one-time code sent through email, SMS or Microsoft Authenticator. At the time of launch, […]

US sanctions two Russians for cyber-related election interference

The U.S. Treasury has imposed sanctions against two Russian nationals accused of working for a notorious disinformation unit. In a statement, the Treasury said Igor Nesterov, 34; and Denis Kuzmin, 28, worked for the so-called Internet Research Agency, a secretive organization tasked with spreading disinformation and false news. The IRA was critical to the Russian […]

DoorDash confirms data breach affected 4.9 million customers, …

DoorDash has confirmed a data breach. The food delivery company said in a blog post Thursday that 4.9 million customers, delivery workers and merchants had their information stolen by hackers. The breach happened on May 4, the company said, but added that customers who joined after April 5, 2018 are not affected by the breach. […]

Avira Privacy Report: Tidy Up your Digital Life

Tettnang, Germany, August 20 2019 – When it comes to online security, summer is no vacation. Avira releases its second Security Report, part of the „Tidy Up your Digital Life” campaign, reinforcing our mission to protect people in the connected world. ...