Israeli firm used Windows zero-days to deploy spyware

Emily Charlotes

Microsoft and Citizen Lab have linked Israeli spyware company Candiru (also tracked as Sourgum) to new Windows spyware dubbed DevilsTongue deployed using now patched Windows zero-day vulnerabilities. “Candiru is a secretive Israel-based company that sells spyware exclusively to governments,” Citizen Lab explained in a report published today. “Reportedly, their spyware […]

Microsoft’s Windows Cloud PC service almost here

Emily Charlotes

In addition to Windows 11, Microsoft has been secretly working on a new Windows PC experience called ‘Cloud PC’ that allows business customers to run virtualized desktops in the cloud. Cloud PC is reportedly based on Azure and uses Windows Virtual Desktop and remote desktop clients to stream a Windows desktop […]

Dell SupportAssist bugs put over 30 million PCs at risk

Emily Charlotes

Security researchers have found four major security vulnerabilities in the BIOSConnect feature of Dell SupportAssist, allowing attackers to remotely execute code within the BIOS of impacted devices. According to Dell’s website, the SupportAssist software is “preinstalled on most Dell devices running Windows operating system,” while BIOSConnect provides remote firmware update and OS recovery features. […]

Internet Computer (ICP). See Why!

Emily Charlotes

Internet Computer just recently launched to the public in May 2021. Unlike SafeMoon, Shiba Inu and other new cryptocurrencies in 2021, Internet Computer has been in development for several years by some of the greatest minds in cryptography. What is Internet Computer? Internet Computer is an innovation upon normal blockchain […]

DirectStorage won’t be supported in Windows 10

Emily Charlotes

One of the most exciting new gaming features being dropped into Windows 11 is DirectStorage, but Microsoft has confirmed it’s to be an exclusive feature. That means it’s not going to be added as an update to Windows 10. Honestly, that only feels like a problem because we’ll have to […]