# security - Today’s News
You will be thankful you activated it if your phone is ever stolen or goes missing.
# security - Sunday 17 August, 2014
Most of your information could be publicly available and you might not even realise it.
# security - Saturday 16 August, 2014
Scams are getting smarter, but if you keep an eye out for details, you can spot the warning signs.
# security - Wednesday 13 August, 2014
Although there are a few important caveats to keep in mind before you do.
# security - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
It’s always worth taking an extra step to ensure your data doesn’t fall into the wrong hands.
# security - Friday 1 August, 2014
The Irish bookmakers has faced criticism over a data breach that occurred in 2010.
# security - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
A report from HP found that the majority of smart items, or ‘Internet of Things’ enabled devices, have “an alarmingly high average number of vulnerabilities per device.”
# security - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
Charlie Flanagan calls for immediate ceasefire to conflict in Gaza, and urges all sides involved in the Ukraine conflict to cooperate on MH17 inquiry.
# security - Monday 7 July, 2014
There are fears that terrorist groups have found new ways to hide explosive devices in electronic gadgets.
# security - Friday 4 July, 2014
In Dublin, it is the South region that complains the most.
# security - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
It can be a frustrating process — and it looks like around two thirds of us have had some experience in the area…
# security - Monday 23 June, 2014
Ever wondered how much effort’s going on behind the scenes to make sure the hot tubs are the right temperature… and that Gary Numan arrives in one piece?
# security - Thursday 19 June, 2014
Researchers from Polytechnique Montreal have developed transparent sensors that are embedded in smartphone screens, allowing it to react to its surroundings without the need for wiring.
# security - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
All they got was a lousy late note.
# security - Monday 26 May, 2014
Senator Bill Heffernan was making a point about lax security.
# security - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
The agency is considering loosening the policy which prevents it from hiring anyone who has smoked marijuana in the previous three years.
# security - Saturday 17 May, 2014
One of the best ways to keep your accounts safe only requires a phone that can receive SMS messages.
# security - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
# security - Monday 28 April, 2014
Researchers from Deloitte found that personal and corporate data such as passwords and email could be retrieved, even when the phone was encrypted or “factory wiped”.
# security - Monday 21 April, 2014
About 36,000 runners have registered for the race — the second-largest field in its history.
# security - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
The pledge has been backed by the major smartphone makers and the five biggest carriers in the US, and will come into effect on July 2015.
# security - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
The teens were questioned, but not arrested.
# security - Saturday 5 April, 2014
Afghanistan’s third presidential election brings an end to 13 years of rule by Karzai, who has held power since the Taliban were ousted in 2001.
# security - Friday 21 March, 2014
The decision was taken after an ex-Microsoft employee leaked early copies of Windows 8 and Windows 7 to a tech blogger.
# security - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
The business hopes to offer a practical solution to Irish people that have emigrated who can’t return home.
# security - Friday 28 February, 2014
President Barack Obama warned of the ‘costs’ of military intervention.
# security - Thursday 20 February, 2014
Some were more forthcoming than others…
# security - Monday 17 February, 2014
The company has purchased SlickLogin, a company that uses soundwaves as a type of password
# security - Sunday 16 February, 2014
Considering how large a role they play in keeping our online profiles safe, you should take the time to create strong, unique passwords to keep your data safe.
# security - Monday 3 February, 2014
# security - Wednesday 29 January, 2014
A letter from the Norwegian minister who nominated him said that he he has contributed to revealing “the extreme level of surveillance by nations”.
# security - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
The survey found that almost a quarter of Irish companies have experienced multiple data breaches over the past twelve months.
# security - Monday 20 January, 2014
Other gems included “abc123,” “qwerty,” “iloveyou,” and “password.”
# security - Saturday 18 January, 2014
Many people have had access to their streets or driveways impacted, but Irish Water says this can’t be helped.
# security - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
The two companies behind it say that the phone will be unlocked and ready to pre-order at the end of February.
# security - Sunday 12 January, 2014
While no sensitive information is accessible on PrizeBonds.ie, customer’s emails and passwords could be easily revealed if the website was maliciously hacked.
# security - Thursday 9 January, 2014
The service will be rebranded as Intel Security and will take effect immediately.
The feature would be Samsung’s response to iPhone 5s’ Touch ID and the HTC One Max’s fingerprint sensor.
# security - Monday 6 January, 2014
Security forces in Iraq plan to retake the city, which fell to rebel forces a week ago.
# security - Tuesday 31 December, 2013
Thieves cut holes to expose an ATM’s USB ports, allowing them to install malware and access its funds later.