Online Trackers Increasingly Switching to Invasive CNAME Cloaking Technique – Tempemail

With browser makers steadily clamping down on third-party tracking, advertising technology companies are increasingly embracing a DNS technique to evade such defenses, thereby posing a threat to web security and privacy. Called CNAME Cloaking, the practice of blurring the distinction between first-party and third-party cookies not only results in leaking Continue Reading

Medal of dishonour: why do so many people cheat in online video games? | Games

Fall Guys had only been online for two days when it started. This bright, silly multiplayer game, in which rotund Day-Glo bean people race toward a finishing line avoiding giant tumbling fruit pieces – a sort of digital equivalent of a school sports day, albeit a slightly hallucinogenic one – Continue Reading

Chinese Hackers Had Access to a U.S. Hacking Tool Years Before It Was Leaked Online – Tempemail

On August 13, 2016, a hacking unit calling itself “The Shadow Brokers” announced that it had stolen malware tools and exploits used by the Equation Group, a sophisticated threat actor believed to be affiliated to the Tailored Access Operations (TAO) unit of the U.S. Tempemail Security Agency (NSA). Although the Continue Reading

Parler: rightwing social network back online after US Capitol riot controversy | Parler

Parler, a social media service popular with American rightwing users that virtually vanished after the US Capitol riot, re-launched on Monday and said its new platform was built on “sustainable, independent technology”. In a statement announcing the relaunch, Parler also said it had appointed Mark Meckler as its interim chief Continue Reading

Mikel Arteta told Arsenal of online threats to his family | Arsenal- Tempemail

Mikel Arteta says his family have received threats this season and that it is vital football is given better protection against online abuse. The Arsenal manager is the latest high-profile Premier League figure to reveal he has been affected by threatening behaviour, a day after Newcastle’s Steve Bruce said he Continue Reading

Steve Bruce reveals he has received online death threats | Steve Bruce- Tempemail

Steve Bruce has revealed he has received online death threats and has called on social media companies to crack down on “vile and obscene” behaviour. The Newcastle manager’s comments came on the day English football’s leaders wrote an open letter to Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter’s Jack Dorsey demanding they Continue Reading

6 Ways to Stay Safe Online this Safer Internet Day – Tempemail

Working remotely has been the new norm since its introduction last year. As such, employees must be stricter about keeping themselves safe when online. In light of Safer Internet Day (SID), businesses need to invest in the latest cybersecurity to be able to protect the online operations of their remote Continue Reading

Ministers promise crackdown on online racism against black footballers | Race- Tempemail

Ministers have vowed to crack down on online racism levelled at footballers as Manchester police confirmed they were launching an investigation into the racial abuse a number of black players received during the last week. Manchester United and England striker Marcus Rashford has described the racist abuse he received on Continue Reading