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# security - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s what worried users of Ashley Madison have been saying since the hack Bricking It

Here’s what worried users of Ashley Madison have been saying since the hack

An online security expert say he’s been inundated with questions since the breach.

# security - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

From Business ETC Own a Mac? You’ll want to know about these security flaws… Backdoor

Own a Mac? You’ll want to know about these security flaws…

One of which would allow an attacker to install software onto your computer without needing a password.

# security - Monday 27 July, 2015

From Business ETC Android phones have a serious flaw that could allow hackers in with one text Exploit

Android phones have a serious flaw that could allow hackers in with one text

And as many as 950 million Android phones could be affected by it.

# security - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

From Business ETC Microsoft released a critical security fix for Windows that you should install Quick Fix

Microsoft released a critical security fix for Windows that you should install

The vulnerability could allow someone to take over your computer by getting you to open a document or directing you to a webpage.

# security - Sunday 19 July, 2015

From Business ETC There’s a quick and easy way to make your accounts more secure TechKnowHow

There’s a quick and easy way to make your accounts more secure

And it only takes a minute or two to set up each one.

# security - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Poll: Should gardaí charge for policing at community events? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should gardaí charge for policing at community events?

Sports matches and concerts are one thing, but the have been criticisms of payments requested from community groups.

# security - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From Business ETC Samsung laptops are blocking Windows updates leaving them open to attack Security

Samsung laptops are blocking Windows updates leaving them open to attack

A piece of software blocks Windows updates, which regularly include important security updates.

# security - Sunday 21 June, 2015

:) :D ;) Would you use an emoji password to log into your bank account? Smiley Face This post contains a poll

:) :D ;) Would you use an emoji password to log into your bank account?

Their inventors say emojis are more secure and easier to remember.

# security - Friday 19 June, 2015

Why should commuters have to put up with trouble and danger on public transport?

We have all been subjected to annoying, intimidating or downright dangerous behaviour on a bus or train – it’s unacceptable.

From Business ETC WhatsApp fails almost all criteria for data protection Dead Last

WhatsApp fails almost all criteria for data protection

While Apple, Yahoo and Dropbox received full marks for their respective privacy policies.

# security - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From Business ETC Own a Samsung device? It may have a major security flaw Risk

Own a Samsung device? It may have a major security flaw

More than 600 million Samsung devices could be affected by this flaw.

# security - Sunday 14 June, 2015

# security - Friday 12 June, 2015

Dublin bride-to-be sentenced for stealing €15k to pay for her wedding

The money was due to be destroyed.

Here’s how much it cost this year for the Irish army to provide support at Shannon Airport

Gardaí have requested their assistance at the airport more than 130 times.

# security - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

From Business ETC Snapchat has added a small but important security feature to the mix Layers

Snapchat has added a small but important security feature to the mix

If you’re not already using two-step verification, now’s as good a time as any to start.

# security - Monday 25 May, 2015

From Business ETC Those security questions you use for your accounts aren’t exactly safe Guessing Game

Those security questions you use for your accounts aren’t exactly safe

But you already knew that, didn’t you?

# security - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Here’s what Prince Charles and Camilla will get up to in Ireland today

The party have stated that a “healing process” needs to be developed.

# security - Sunday 17 May, 2015

State surveillance: What the government and Gardaí don’t want you to know Exclusive

Part Two of TheJournal.ie’s two-part series on state surveillance in Ireland.

State surveillance: How Gardaí and others can secretly monitor you Exclusive

Part One of TheJournal.ie’s two-part series on state surveillance in Ireland.

# security - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From Business ETC British spy agency might be able to tell when you say ‘craic’ or ‘Dublin’ on the phone Hold Your Whisht

British spy agency might be able to tell when you say ‘craic’ or ‘Dublin’ on the phone

And “Belfast”, and “Seán” and “pub.”

# security - Monday 4 May, 2015

From The42 A fan broke through security to have a go at the world diving series & no it wasn’t Ashley Young Simulation

A fan broke through security to have a go at the world diving series & no it wasn’t Ashley Young

We only made the ‘joke’ before you did in the comment section.

# security - Sunday 3 May, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s how you can check what passwords are saved on your browser TechKnowHow

Here’s how you can check what passwords are saved on your browser

There may be a number of accounts saved that you may have forgotten about.

# security - Monday 27 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge The security guards at Trinity caught a bike thief and left behind this wonderful note Pure Sound

# security - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

‘Ramping up’: 250 new gardaí will be recruited this year

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald made the announcement this morning at the annual conference of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI).

# security - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From Business ETC You’ll need to be extra careful the next time you visit an ATM Fraud

You’ll need to be extra careful the next time you visit an ATM

Now you have to worry about what heat signature you leave when using one.

# security - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From Business ETC Android has added a handy way to keep your phone unlocked Couldn't Put It Down

Android has added a handy way to keep your phone unlocked

Although it has its drawbacks.

# security - Monday 23 March, 2015

Activist pulls out of Trinity talk on ‘Rise of Islamism’ citing unreasonable conditions

She said she was told TCD was worried the talk would be ‘antagonising’ to Muslim students.

# security - Sunday 22 March, 2015

From Business ETC Explainer: What exactly is hacking anyway? TechKnowHow

Explainer: What exactly is hacking anyway?

Clue: it’s not what’s happening in the picture.

# security - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Man armed with wasp spray and machete shot by police at airport

One passenger was injured with a graze on the arm during the incident.

# security - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From Business ETC Microsoft is going to give everyone Windows 10 for free, even pirates Yo Ho Ho

Microsoft is going to give everyone Windows 10 for free, even pirates

Those who pirated an earlier version of Windows will be allowed to upgrade to Windows 10.

The White House was sent an envelope filled with cyanide

There were no injuries or exposure concerns.

# security - Friday 13 March, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s how you can see what Google knows about you Q-tip

Here’s how you can see what Google knows about you

And get an overview of all the google services you use on a day-to-day basis.

# security - Thursday 5 March, 2015

From Business ETC “There’s going to be an incident so massive, it’ll make everyone rethink their security online” Hacked Off

“There’s going to be an incident so massive, it’ll make everyone rethink their security online”

With more smart devices trying to become mainstream, the only way we’ll learn how to protect them is when a major incident occurs.

# security - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

From Business ETC This is why you’ll soon use your phone to pay for everything Safety First

This is why you’ll soon use your phone to pay for everything

Despite some concerns about security, there are two major measures in place.

# security - Monday 23 February, 2015

Leinster House visitors could now be scanned and x-rayed

TDs are concerned the potential measures could cause long queues.

# security - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From The42 Running Police ensure Tokyo Marathon goes off peacefully amid security fears Pace Setters

Running Police ensure Tokyo Marathon goes off peacefully amid security fears

Over 60 officers ran 10km each armed with anti-terrorist equipment.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

It’s Sunday, and here are the top stories.

# security - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Enda: The guards wanted to give me extra security, but I’m grand

The Taoiseach says he does not feel extra personal security is necessary.

# security - Friday 13 February, 2015

From Business ETC Apple is rolling out a small but important security update for messaging Safety In Numbers

Apple is rolling out a small but important security update for messaging

Both iMessage and Facetime will now support two-step verification, adding an extra layer of security to both accounts.

# security - Thursday 12 February, 2015

From Business ETC Turns out kill switches are really driving down smartphone theft Shut Down

Turns out kill switches are really driving down smartphone theft

The introduction of kill switches on smartphones has helped reduce the number of robberies and thefts in London, New York and San Francisco.

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