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Elevate Security to reward employees for good security habits

Elevate Security to reward employees for good security habits

Elevate Security, a security behavior platform provider, raises $8 million in Series A funding round led by Defy Partners and backed by Costanoa Ventures. The startup, with this funding, aims to expan... Read more

Lenovo's cheap smartwatch comes with damageable security features

Lenovo's cheap smartwatch comes with damageable security features

Exclusive to the Chinese market, Lenovo’s cheapest $50 smartwatch, Lenovo Watch X is terribly designed to have several security vulnerabilities, said Erez Yalon, head of security research at Che... Read more

The NYPD writes to Waze, asks to stop posting DWI checkpoints

The NYPD writes to Waze, asks to stop posting DWI checkpoints

NYPD has asked Google owned-Waze to stop tracking its Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) checkpoint locations. Waze has faced police ire before but this one is perhaps the sternest of warnings coming fro... Read more

Google grants less-powerful Android devices with security that encryption offers

Google grants less-powerful Android devices with security that encryption offers

Adiantum is Google’s new mode of storage encryption for low-power devices like Android Go phones, smartwatches, and so on. Because budget devices like these use less expensive SoCs that lack the... Read more

Google rolled out Chrome extension to protect passwords

Google rolled out Chrome extension to protect passwords

We are always worried about our passwords being misused and widely spread across different websites. Google will now alert people if their passwords are stolen, it created a new Password Checkup tool ... Read more

Shocking ATM loophole allows withdrawal of $1M

Shocking ATM loophole allows withdrawal of $1M

Does it sound like science fiction? It isn’t! An unsatisfied programmer at a bank found a perfect loophole in an ATM machine which was able to spew out free money up to $1 million. The reports c... Read more

Nest Guard security systems to get a Google Assistant makeover

Nest Guard security systems to get a Google Assistant makeover

Google’s $400 Nest Secure home security system had a hidden potential that is finally put to use by the company via an update. The company plans to roll out an over-the-air update for your Nest ... Read more