From Zimperium Mobile Security: Zimperium zLabs VP of Platform Research and Exploitation, Joshua J. Drake (@jduck), dived into the deepest corners of Android code and discovered what we believe to be the worst Android vulnerabilities discovered to date. These issues in Stagefright code critically expose 95% of Android devices, an estimated 950 million devices. Drake’s research,…
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Mike Wright at TNW has an important article about the privacy issues you need to know before you upgrade to Windows 10.
Windows 10 is out and for the first time Microsoft is offering upgrades for free. If you are running a PC with Windows 7 or 8 installed, your PC will support Windows 10. You have a year to take advantage of this free upgrade offer.
There are a number of new features that look very interesting like the new Edge web browser. Microsoft appears to have taken some lessons from Apple and Google. There is now an apps store as well as a personal assistant app – even fingerprint login.
For details, visit the Windows 10 Upgrade site.
From the Library of Congress . . .
“Every Photo is a Story” is a five part video series in which reference librarian Kristi Finefield and architecture and landscape historian Sam Watters discuss the ways to uncover the story in a photograph. This overview page links to all five videos and their accompanying exercises as well as providing links to additional resources.