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Telegram fixes IP address leak in desktop client

Image: Dhiraj Mishra Telegram users who specifically utilize the application for its anonymity features are advised to update their desktop clients as soon as possible to patch a bug that will leak their IP address in some scenarios. The bug was found by Dhiraj Mishra, a bug hunter from Mumbai, India, and was patched by Telegram with the releases of… Read more →

UK Conservative Party conference app leaks MPs’ personal details

A mobile conferencing app developed for the UK’s Conservative Party leaked the private details of people who registered to attend party conferences, including the details of party members and UK government officials. The leak was discovered on Saturday afternoon, September 29, by Guardian columnist Dawn Foster who posted her findings on Twitter. Foster discovered that anyone who wanted to attend… Read more →

Nomad Horween leather cases for Apple iPhone XS Max: Functional, rugged, and attractive

Apple products you should not buy (Updated September 2018 edition) Now that the new iPhones, along with the Apple Watch Series 4, have landed, you’re a go to buy new a some shiney new Apple stuff. But there are plenty of other Apple products you should … Source Article from Horween leather cases for Apple iPhone XS Max: Functional,… Read more →

Facebook says it detected security breach after traffic spike

An unusual traffic spike is what alerted Facebook engineers that something might be wrong, and it was an investigation into this heightened activity that led engineers to discover a massive security breach this week. Facebook confirmed the hack earlier today, in a press release. It said hackers stole access tokens for roughly 50 million users. Access tokens are alpha-numeric codes… Read more →

Key Oracle exec Thomas Kurian resigns

Longtime Oracle executive Thomas Kurian has resigned, according to a Securities and Exchange Committee filing. Kurian told Oracle Friday that he was stepping down, effective immediately, “to pursue other opportunities.” Kurian, as president of product development, was responsible for leading software development and transitioning the company’s technology to the cloud. He’s been with the company since 1996 and reported directly… Read more →