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Malware through website ads

BBC Online:  Some popular and trustworthy websites are unknowingly spreading malware via the adverts they publish. Visit Website

Bug Hunters

BBC Online:  A ten year old boy has been paid £7,000 by Instagram for discovering and reporting a security flaw.  It sometimes pays to do the right thing! Visit Website

ISPs challenged over misleading broadband speeds

The Guardian Online:  A cross party group of MPs are looking to change the law after receiving complaints from consumers who are locked into broadband contracts that don’t provide the advertised speeds. Visit Website

Fingerprint Hack

BBC Online:  Interesting video demonstrating how the low resolution fingerprint sensors found on smartphones can be fooled with clay. Visit Website

Hacking a Home Network

BBC Online: The BBC investigate how to exploit vulnerabilities in home networks.  You’re network is only as secure as its weakest link. Visit Website

Selfie ID Checks

BBC Online: Credit card giant Mastercard are launching selfie photos as a method of customer authentication.  They are hoping biometric checks such as this, and fingerprints, will help cut fraud and provide a better service…