Google researchers have detailed a sophisticated hacking operation that exploited vulnerabilities in Chrome and Windows to install malware on Android and Windows devices.

Some of the exploits were zero-days, meaning they targeted vulnerabilities that at the time were unknown to Google, Microsoft, and most outside researchers (both companies have since patched the security flaws). The hackers delivered the exploits through watering-hole attacks, which compromise sites frequented by the targets of interest and lace the sites with code that installs malware on visitors’ devices. The boobytrapped sites made use of two exploit servers, one for Windows users and the other for

Email management provider Mimecast said that hackers have compromised a digital certificate it issued and used it to target select customers who use it to encrypt data they sent and received through the company’s cloud-based service.

In a post published on Tuesday, the company said that the certificate was used by about 10 percent of its customer base, which—according to the company—numbers about 36,100. The “sophisticated threat actor” then likely used the certificate to target “a low single digit number” of customers using the certificate to encrypt Microsoft 365 data. Mimecast said it learned of the compromise from Microsoft.

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CES 2021 is going on with its full swing and multiple brands have already showcased their latest innovations. Intel took the center stage to introduce its new lineup of processors focused to deliver a premium computing experience. The new generation of Intel processors are designed for different platforms such as business, mobile, gaming, and education, Here’s what Intel unveiled at the CES 2021:

CES 2021: Intel Announces New Powerful Processor Lineups

Intel Alder Lake Chipset

The Intel Alder Lake is built on the company’s new 10nm SuperFin processor. The processor is designed to power both desktop and mobile platforms. It

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CES 2021 has officially started and we have already seen several new products at the technology trade fair. Panasonic like every other brand has announced a new device at the event. The latest product by the company is called SoundSlayer (SC-HTB01) which is a gaming speaker. The gaming speaker has even won the CES 2021 Innovation Awards Honoree in the Headphones and Personal Audio category.

CES 2021: Panasonic Unveils SoundSlayer 3-Way Gaming Speaker

Panasonic SoundSlayer Gaming Speaker Features

The Panasonic SoundSlayer is a 3-way speaker system that has a built-in subwoofer for rich bass. For the unaware, the 3-way speaker

This year at CES, the South Korean giant has introduced a new transparent OLED TV, a smart bed with a built-in display, and an 88-inch 8K Cinematic Sound OLED Screen. The brand’s focus has been primarily on the display technology this year. Here’s what LG introduced at the CES 2021:

LG 55-inch Transparent OLED Display

LG 55-inch Transparent OLED Display

The LG 55-inch Transparent OLED display is designed for the public commute. The company showcased this product being used on a subway. It will be showing the passengers all the necessary travel information such as routes, time, and weather status of a location, and more.

In 1964, the Civil Rights Act barred the humans who made hiring decisions from discriminating on the basis of sex or race. Now, software often contributes to those hiring decisions, helping managers screen résumés or interpret video interviews.

That worries some tech experts and civil rights groups, who cite evidence that algorithms can replicate or magnify biases shown by people. In 2018, Reuters reported that Amazon scrapped a tool that filtered résumés based on past hiring patterns because it discriminated against women.

Legislation proposed in the New York City Council seeks to update hiring discrimination rules for the age