What is facial recognition?

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 12:44:30 +0000

Facial recognition is a hot topic these days. What is it, how is it used, and when does it interfere with our right to privacy?

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The slow trend away from facial recognition technology

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 31 May 2021 10:34:24 +0000

We look at the growing trend away from facial recognition as Clearview AI is about to do battle with various privacy organisations.

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Spotify resets some user logins after hacker database found floating online

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 13:24:39 +0000

The 380 million record database. didn’t belong to Spotify itself, but instead to fraudsters who’d uploaded it.

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Mysterious database exposed personal information of 80 million US households

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 15:51:12 +0000

A large database accessible online containing a huge amount of records has been found by researchers. The question is: who does it belong to, and what is it for?

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Location data leaks from family tracking app database

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2019 16:00:00 +0000

An app called Family Locator exposed the personal information and locations of 280,000 users in real time, including children. How did this happen? And how can app developers avoid it in the future?

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Ghost Has Arrived

Credit to Author: Ghanshyam More| Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:58:50 +0000

On the back of an upswing in Ransomware activity, we decided to carry out an in-depth analysis of Ghost Ransomware. Interesting fact about this malware is that it uses multiple components to encrypt user files. Technical Analysis : Main malware executable (Ghost.exe) is compiled using the DotNet Framework. The infection…

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