Have you been scared into unnecessary cyber security protection? Probably…

Have you been scared into unnecessary cyber security protection? Probably…

Whilst they're not advising you burn your computers at the stake, latest industry news suggests that infosec companies are putting the fear of god into businesses in order to sell unnecessary levels of protection. 

February 08 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

The Cortana debate heats up in Windows 10’s anniversary release

The Cortana debate heats up in Windows 10’s anniversary release

Windows Central, the team who describe themselves as Microsoft's most loyal fans, have put together an article responding to the Cortana-is-here-to-stay stories.

July 29 2016 | Published by Andy Wool | Blog Industry News

Hate Microsoft’s Cortana? Read this and weep

Hate Microsoft’s Cortana? Read this and weep

Hate Cortana? Bad news for you. From August 2 - the Microsoft Windows 10 Anniversary update - Cortana will be made a permanent feature, and you won't be able to disable it. 

July 28 2016 | Published by Andy Wool | Blog Industry News

Can an autonomous program find and patch vulnerabilities without human intervention?

Can an autonomous program find and patch vulnerabilities without human intervention?

On the 4th august, a group of handpicked computer security experts, brought together by DARPA (the US government's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) will attempt to use a fully autonomous program to find and patch vulnerabilities across a network without any human intervention. 

July 25 2016 | Published by Andy Wool | Blog Industry News

Microsoft Windows 10 accused of collecting “excessive” personal data

Microsoft Windows 10 accused of collecting “excessive” personal data

Microsoft has been ordered to "stop collecting excessive data and tracking browsing by users without their consent," by France's National Data Protection Commission (CNIL). The software giant has three months to comply. 

July 21 2016 | Published by Andy Wool | Blog Industry News