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Protect yourself - Another critical flaw found in Intel chips

Security researchers have discovered another flaw in Intel chips and like Spectre, this one can allow attackers to read and steal sensitive information.
Happening Now August 18, 2018

Do you own this phone? Scary microchip hack affects millions of smartphones too

Do you remember the Meltdown and Spectre flaws? Revealed back in January, they are the two major vulnerabilities that affect every processing chip made in...
Happening Now August 9, 2018

New Google Chrome update has one big change that you won't like

Do you use Google's Chrome browser? Well, you definitely are not alone. The browser's global market share just keeps on growing and it's not even close....
Happening Now July 16, 2018

Windows 10 Meltdown patch has a 'fatal flaw'

Microsoft's major Windows 10 update started rolling out last week and it is bringing a number of new features including Timeline and more Fluent...
Happening Now May 7, 2018

Windows Patch Tuesday - Do this one thing before updating

Do you religiously update your Windows machine with the latest patches and fixes? If you do, you are likely familiar with the term "Patch...
Happening Now April 10, 2018

Test how much Spectre and Meltdown hurt your PC

Have you noticed a major slowdown in your PC, laptop or mobile device? You're not alone. Your computer may have slowed down by 30...
Tips February 28, 2018

Intel releases important security patches for Core processors

Last month, Intel released its patches to protect users from the Spectre chip flaw. But the patches were so buggy that the company urged...
Happening Now February 23, 2018

Windows users must do this one thing right now to deal with the dangerous Spectre chip flaw

With hardware and software vendors scrambling to issue patches and fixes to protect consumers from the massive chip flaws Spectre and Meltdown, it hasn't...
Happening Now January 29, 2018

Fake Spectre-Meltdown patch infects your computer with more malware

The biggest news out of the tech world is the discovery of the Spectre and Meltdown chip vulnerabilities that affect almost gadget out there....
Happening Now January 20, 2018

Windows chip flaw patch is crashing some PCs, making them unbootable

Bad news for Windows users. Microsoft’s January patch for the Meltdown chip flaw was found to be conflicting with antivirus software, causing PCs to...
Happening Now January 12, 2018

Grab these new Apple updates now to protect you from the Spectre chip flaw!

If you have an Apple gadget, you need to grab the latest updates as soon as you can! Apple has just released fresh new...
Happening Now January 10, 2018

Warning! Hackers will try to exploit Spectre and Meltdown chip bugs

Have you been paying attention to the recently discovered flaws in computer chips? I'm talking about the security issues dubbed Meltdown and Spectre. If...
Happening Now January 8, 2018

What you can do to protect yourself against the chip security flaws

Just about every computer in the world has been affected by two massive computer chip security flaws. Both software and hardware vendors are now...
Happening Now January 7, 2018

Everything you need to know about the computer chip security mess

Every computer and pretty much all smart devices have been affected by two major computer chip security flaws. What exactly are the flaws? How...
Tips January 6, 2018

You will be affected by this massive mistake! A second critical chip flaw revealed, affecting billions of computers, smartphones and other devices

Not one but two critical computer chip flaws have been found that compromise pretty much every computer in the world, including smartphones. This will...
Happening Now January 4, 2018


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