Here We Go Again: Intel Releases Updated Spectre Patches

In a press release published on Tuesday, Intel announced it resumed the deployment of CPU microcode firmware updates. These updates are meant to mitigate the Spectre Variant 2 vulnerability —CVE-2017-5715. The Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754) and Spectre variant 1 (CVE-2017-5753) vulnerabilities —which became public at the start of …

uTorrent Client Affected by Some Pretty Severe Security Flaws

A Google security researcher has found multiple security flaws affecting the uTorrent web and desktop client that allow an attacker to infect a victim with malware or collect data on the users' past downloads. The vulnerabilities have been discovered by Google Project Zero security researcher Tavis …

Microsoft Fixes Windows 10 Vulnerability But Doesn't

A Google security engineer says Microsoft has failed to properly patch a security flaw affecting Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 distributions. The flaw affects the Windows Storage Services, a core OS service that manages file transfers and storage operations. More precisely, the vulnerability affects the …

Oberlo Review: Is this Ecommerce Tool Right for You?

The ecommerce business has been growing at an astounding rate of 23 percent year-over-year, it’s only natural for entrepreneurs and small businesses to turn their attention to the online world. In the early days of the internet, launching an online store was a time consuming, expensive, …

How Much Swap Should You Use in Linux?

How much should be the swap size? Should the swap be double of the RAM size or should it be half of the RAM size? Do I need swap at all if my system has got several GBs of RAM? Perhaps these are the most common …