Maryland Gov. Hogan sets up new computer security office to protect state networks

Gov. Larry Hogan signed an executive order Tuesday designed to strengthen the state’s defenses against cyber attacks, appointing a single official with responsibility for computer security at all …
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Millions of Dell PCs vulnerable to attack, due to a flaw in bundled system-health software

Millions of Dell PCs and laptops running Windows are vulnerable to attack via a high severity security hole, that could be exploited by malicious hackers to seize control of devices.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

Graham Cluley

Grand Theft Crypto: The State of Cryptocurrency-Stealing Malware and Other Nasty Techniques – Cointelegraph

Grand Theft Crypto: The State of Cryptocurrency-Stealing Malware and Other Nasty Techniques  Cointelegraph

In 2019, centralized exchanges and individual hodlers are losing record-breaking sums of digital money to hackers and scammers.

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How to Recreate iOS 13’s Dynamic Wallpaper on Your Mac

Static images don’t do this on their own, but since macOS started supporting dynamic desktop backgrounds in Mojave, it’s possible to recreate iOS 13’s wallpaper effects on your Mac with …
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