Instagram Now Requires Users To Provide Their Age

Instagram will now ask users to indicate their age when creating their account, to prevent children under the age of 13 from using the app, according to a statement released…

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Personal data of 1.2 billion people was available online

A database containing names, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, workplaces and social network profile information of 1.2 billion people was freely available online until it was reported at the FBI in…

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Hospitals victim of ransomware attacks forced to refuse patients

Three hospitals in the state of Alabama have closed their doors to “everyone except new patients in critical condition” since Wednesday because of a ransomware attack. Patients who are already…

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An Important Yoast SEO Update for Press Sites Using WordPress

Europe attacks, France applies, Google responds In previous episodes: last spring, the European Union voted a directive on copyright that forces sites that refer press articles to pay them. France…

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Iranian hackers target US presidential candidate

Microsoft revealed Friday that a group of hackers linked to the Iranian government has targeted the campaign of a US presidential candidate. The company did not name the campaign for…

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Class action against Yahoo! for cyberattacks refused by Quebec Superior Court

A judge refused to give the green light to a class action to convict Yahoo! for cyber attacks that have compromised the confidentiality of its users’ data. Judge Chantal Tremblay…

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