🔯🔯 Apple joins industry effort to eliminate passwords
Apple has joined a veritable who’s who of tech vendors in the FIDO Alliance who see standardized, two-factor authentication as the way forward for device log-in.
🔯🔯 5G security is a mess. Could digital certificates help?
5G inherited security vulnerabilities from earlier mobile technology, but digital certificates might solve the issue of unauthenticated messages.
🔯🔯 Google Cloud moves to aid mainframe migration
Google bought Cornerstone Technology, whose technology facilitates moving mainframe applications to the cloud.
🔯🔯 Cisco: IoT traffic is taking over; 5G, WiFi 6 are ascending
Cisco Internet Report prognosticates M2M, 5G, WiFi, broadband impact by 2023
🔯🔯 Lack of firmware validation for computer peripherals enables highly persistent attacks
Vulnerabilities in unvalidated peripheral firmware such as WiFi adapters, cameras, and network interface controllers give attackers control over systems.
🔯🔯 Mi TV Range to Get PatchWall 3.0 With New Content Partners, Improved UI
Xiaomi’s PatchWall UI functions as a launcher on top of Android TV OS on many of its televisions
🔯🔯 OnePlus 8 Pro Hands-On Photo Leak Shows Quad Rear Cameras, Familiar Design
OnePlus 8 Pro’s leaked image reveals a design that is unmistakably similar to the concept-based renders that recently surfaced online.
🔯🔯 Google Warns Users Against Installing Chrome Extensions on Edge Browser, Says Chrome is More Secure
Google doesn’t explain why Chrome is more secure for installing extensions over Chromium-based Edge browser.
🔯🔯 Samsung Confirms Coronavirus Case at Phone Factory Complex in South Korea
Samsung, the world’s top smartphone maker, said the floor where the infected employee worked would be shut down until February 25.
🔯🔯 Realme Smart TVs to Launch in India in Q2 2020, Realme Fitness Band Features Revealed
Sheth has also given a glimpse of the Realme fitness band’s USB plug-in and charge design, aside from teasing the launch of a smart speake
🔯🔯 Google Says Don’t Sideload Play Store, Gmail, YouTube on New Huawei Devices
Sideloaded Google apps will not work reliably because Google does not allow these services to run on uncertified devices.
🔯🔯 Twitter suspends 70 pro-Michael Bloomberg accounts for ‘platform manipulation’
Bloomberg’s campaign is focusing heavily on social media
🔯🔯 Coronavirus email hoax led to violent protests in Ukraine
Protestors blocked the arrival of evacuees from China