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Microsoft launches bug bounty program worth $20,000 for Xbox

Microsoft launches bug bounty program worth $20,000 for Xbox

Microsoft will pay you $20,000 if you can find a security threat in the Xbox live. The company has announced a bug bounty program for Xbox Live networks and services and the payout will be dependent o... Read more

Avast is putting an end to Jumpshot amidst controversy

Avast is putting an end to Jumpshot amidst controversy

Many reports have been written on how Avast allegedly collected data on many users and sent it to its analytics business, Jumpshot. It is being said that Jumpshot in turn offered to sell this informat... Read more

Facebook to pay $550 million over privacy violation

Facebook to pay $550 million over privacy violation

A class-action lawsuit was filed against Facebook for alleged violation of an Illinois consumer privacy law early in 2015 and now the social media giant has agreed to pay over $550 million to settle i... Read more

Facebook updates privacy option

Facebook updates privacy option

Facebook recently rolled out a privacy update with an option that allows users to stop online tracking with “Off-Facebook Activity.” In order to do this, users will have to go to their &ls... Read more

SECURITI.ai secures $50 million in Series B round

SECURITI.ai secures $50 million in Series B round

San Jose, California-based PrivacyOps and data security automation company, SECURITI.ai, has announced that it has raised $50 million in Series B financing round. The round was led by General Catalyst... Read more

Avast is selling users' web browsing data

Avast is selling users' web browsing data

The famous free antivirus software “Avast” is reportedly selling high sensitive web browsing data of its users’ using a subsidiary company called Jumpshot. According to ‘Mother... Read more

Microsoft confesses on exposure of support case data

Microsoft confesses on exposure of support case data

In a company led investigation into a misconfiguration of internal customer support database for Microsoft support case analytics information, data exposure was revealed. Microsoft in a blog post expl... Read more