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MIT: We've created AI to detect 'serial internet address hijackers'

Widespread internet outage blamed on Verizon A Verizon error resulted in a “cascading catastrophic failure.” The Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), a core internet protocol, is wide open to abuse. Attackers can effectively fool other networks into misdirecting internet traffic for the attackers’ gain, be it snooping, phishing, or some other ...

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Apple pulls HKmap.live app used in Hong Kong protests – CNET

Protests in Hong Kong have been ongoing since March. Vernon Yuen/NurPhoto via Getty Images Apple has removed HKmap.live, a mapping app that crowdsources the location of police and protestors in Hong Kong, from the App Store, saying it violated the store’s guidelines and local laws. The move comes after the ...

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iOS 13 tells you when apps are secretly tracking you

Apple has added a number of awesome and much-needed privacy features to iOS 13, and one of the best is the way the operating system informs you about apps that are tracking your movements. How does it do this? Via a popup, like this: iOS 13 location tracking popup Must ...

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Chrous selects JB Rousselot as new CEO

Chorus trials 10Gbps broadband Chorus gigabit broadband customers in Auckland and Wellington can apply to be among the first to trial a new 10Gbps-speed service. New Zealand telecommunications wholesaler Chorus has selected JB Rousselot to be its new CEO, following the departure of Kate McKenzie at the end of the ...

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