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UK Will Ban the Installation of Huawei 5G Equipment After September 2021

UK Will Ban the Installation of Huawei 5G Equipment After September 2021

Photo: Patricia de Melo Moreira / AFP (Getty Images) The UK has taken another step towards removing Huawei from its 5G network. On Sunday, the British government announced that the country’s telecommunications companies would not be allowed to install new 5G equipment from Huawei after September 2021, Bloomberg reported. Advertisement According to Bloomberg, although the …

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Microsoft 365 Feature Could Allow Companies To Spy On Their Employees

Microsoft 365 Feature Could Allow Companies To Spy On Their Employees

Monitoring what your employees do can have certain advantages and disadvantages, where if you’re finding that productivity isn’t as good as it should be, seeing what’s going on could help fix that. However, the disadvantage is that people in general don’t like being monitored as it is an invasion of privacy. Advertising It turns out …

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A Hacker Is Reportedly Selling Hundreds of Microsoft C-Suite Email Credentials for As Little as $100

A Hacker Is Reportedly Selling Hundreds of Microsoft C-Suite Email Credentials for As Little as $100

Photo: Drew Angerer (Getty Images) How much are a CEO’s email credentials worth? According to one hacker, anywhere between $100 and $1,500 will do, although the specific price will be set depending on the company’s size and the person’s role in it. Unfortunately, this is not a drill: There are purportedly hundreds of C-suite level …

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US FCC Has Confirmed That ZTE Poses A National Security Threat

US FCC Has Confirmed That ZTE Poses A National Security Threat

For years, Chinese companies like Huawei and ZTE have supplied communications equipment to various countries around the world, but in the past few years, the attitude towards those companies have started to shift, most notably in the US where there has been a growing distrust towards these companies. Advertising It looks like ZTE could start …

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How To Make Your Facebook Profile Private

How To Make Your Facebook Profile Private

Facebook is meant to help us connect with people around the world. It might have noble intentions at the start, but over the years, it’s been plagued by bots and fake accounts designed to spam and scam, which is why making your Facebook account private might be a good idea. It also helps prevent people …

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Attackers Dupe GoDaddy Staff Into Helping Them Take Down Cryptocurrency Services

Attackers Dupe GoDaddy Staff Into Helping Them Take Down Cryptocurrency Services

Photo: Issouf Sanogo (Getty Images) Roughly one year after a data breach at GoDaddy compromised 28,000 customer accounts, the world’s largest internet domain registrar is once again at the center of a security scandal. Hackers brought down several cryptocurrency services using GoDaddy domains in recent weeks, and apparently the company’s own staff unwittingly helped in …

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How To Make Your Twitter Account Private

How To Make Your Twitter Account Private

The internet is full of trolls and people who have seemingly nothing better to do than to leave offensive comments on publicly-posted social media posts. This has become such a huge problem that many big-name celebrities have actually been bullied off social media platforms where they’d rather close their social media accounts rather than deal …

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Google Assistant Will Now Let Your Kids Ask It Where You Are

Google Assistant Will Now Let Your Kids Ask It Where You Are

Parents keeping track of their kids is to be expected, and there is already technology that allows parents to track their kids using devices like smartwatches, phones, and GPS technology in general. However, it seems that Google now wants to introduce reverse tracking, where your kids can now track you. Advertising Google has recently updated …

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Apple Reassures Users That macOS Isn’t Spying On Them

Apple Reassures Users That macOS Isn’t Spying On Them

Apple is a company that loves touting how they value the privacy of their customers, but recently, it seems that an incident occurred that called into question Apple’s commitment to user privacy. This comes in the form of Apple’s Gatekeeper tool that basically checks against Apple’s own servers to determine if a piece of software …

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Apple’s AirTags Accessory Will Have Enhanced Privacy Features

Apple’s AirTags Accessory Will Have Enhanced Privacy Features

Bluetooth tracking accessories are useful if you’re someone who easily misplaces small items like keys, or if you want to make sure you don’t leave your bag behind at work, at home, or in school. However, due to their small and inconspicuous nature, there is a potential for abuse, where someone could easily slip a …

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