Security breach exposed more than one million fingerprints

A biometric database powered by more than 5700 companies worldwide was discovered online, unprotected, by a cybersecurity research team. This database being thus accessible to everyone, unencrypted passwords, facial recognition data and more than one million fingerprints could be consulted...

Thousands of extremist videos will be removed by YouTube

YouTube will remove thousands of videos advocating extremist ideologies such as neo-Nazism and white supremacism. This effort aims to eliminate discriminatory or hateful content. “We specifically prohibit videos that affirm the superiority of a group in order to justify discrimination,...

Google Maps adds photo radars and speed limits

Drivers using Google Maps will now be warned of approaching a photo radar and will be able to see at any time the speed limit of the road on which they are traveling. Some users have started accessing these features...

Laptop With Six of The Most Destructive Computer Viruses Sold For $1.3 Million

The computer deliberately infected by six famous viruses before being auctioned was finally auctioned at a price of 1.345 million US dollars. This device had been contaminated by viruses, like WannaCry and ILoveYou, for an artistic creation. The identity of...

Former Apple Worker Pleads Not Guilty In Trade Secret Trial

A former employee of Apple Inc pleaded not guilty after federal prosecutors this week filed an indictment blaming him of taking away trade secrets. Federal executives indicted Xiaolang Zhang on July 12 on a single count of trade secret theft,...