Technology

 

Abusive add-ons aren’t just a Chrome and Firefox problem. Now it’s Edge’s turn

Microsoft For years, Google and Mozilla have battled to keep abusive or outright malicious browser extensions from infiltrating their official

 

Hackers can use just-fixed Intel bugs to install malicious firmware on PCs

Getty Images As the amount of sensitive data stored on computers has exploded over the past decade, hardware and software

What using AT&T’s 768kbps DSL is like in 2020—yes, it’s awful

Getty Images | Synergee Millions of Americans live in broadband deserts with no access to anything resembling modern Internet service.

SpaceX Starlink users provide first impressions and unboxing pictures

SpaceX Starlink beta users are starting to share their experiences, confirming that the satellite service can provide fast broadband speeds

Trump’s website defaced with claim that Trump admin created coronavirus

Enlarge / President Trump’s campaign website during its brief defacement. President Trump’s website last night was briefly defaced by hackers

Hacker says he correctly guessed Trump’s Twitter password—it was “maga2020!”

Aurich Lawson A security researcher reportedly logged in to President Trump’s Twitter account last week by guessing the password—it was

Thousands of infected IoT devices used in for-profit anonymity service

Machines are infected by scanning for SSH—or secure shell—servers and when found attempting to guess weak passwords. Malware written in

Apple’s T2 security chip has an unfixable flaw

Enlarge / The 2014 Mac mini is pictured here alongside the 2012 Mac mini. They looked the same, but the