Category: Technology

Technology
WordPress 5.0 release date revealed

Matt Mullenweg, founder of WordPress, announced that WordPress 5.0 will be released on December 6th, 2018. The WordPress community’s response was not entirely positive. Matt Mullenweg Announces WordPress 5.0 Here is Matt Mullenweg’s reason why WordPress 5.0 is being released so soon: “Based on the stability, testing, and reports on the release candidates for WordPress […]

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Technology
Sci-fi plane with no moving parts takes first flight

The first ever “solid state” plane, with no moving parts in its propulsion system, has successfully flown for a distance of 60 metres, it does not rely on fossil fuels to fly. Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) said The plane uses technology featured in the cult sci-fi fantasy series, and scientists say […]

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Security
Vulnerability in AMP for WP Plugin Allowed Admin Access to WordPress

Lawrence Abrams A vulnerability for the very popular AMP for WP WordPress plugin with a 100 thousand active installations allows any registered user to escalate their privileges to gain administrative access to the site. AMP for WP is a plugin that converts WordPress posts into Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages format, which allows pages to load faster in […]

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Technology
Largest Dark Web hosting service provider hacked, over 6,500 sites down

Daniel’s Hosting, one of the largest providers of Dark Web hosting services, was hacked this week and thousands of sites taken down, Cyclone Learned. According to danwin1210.me, the hack took place on November 15th around 10:06 PM UTC when the hosting server was logged in to via phpmyadmin and adminer with the correct hosting management password […]

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Technology
New cool features to Come in Windows 10 Light theme

As expected, the new Windows theme is expected to come with a pack of new changes that promise to bring a new experience. It is also expected that the new theme will be an alternative to the white theme which currently being used in the Windows 10 operating system. So, what should you expect with […]

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Technology
WordPress GDPR compliance plugin hacked

By nakedsecurity The EU General Protection Data Regulation (GDPR) is supposed to make companies take extra care with their customers’ personal data. That includes gathering explicit consent to use information and keeping it safe from identity thieves. WP GDPR Compliance is a plugin that allows WordPress website owners to add a checkbox to their websites. The checkbox […]

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Technology
Youtube went down for hours before restoration

YouTube the American video sharing site headquartered in San Bruno, California and a Google’s services subsidiary is reported to have shutdown early this morning but later restored to normal. YouTube experiences a major outage lasting for more than an hour: https://t.co/m5kMHMGfa4 – #DigitalEconomy – October 17, 2018 at 04:26AM by @HEbertKONLABS — Johann Ebert (@HEbertKONLABS) […]

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Technology
Microsoft pauses Windows 10 Latest Update after users loosing files

On 6th October Microsoft rolled back the distribution of its latest Windows 10 October update. This was due to data loss complaints raised by its users who ran the update. According to the verge, the software giant started rolling out the update during the company’s Surface event earlier this week, but some Windows 10 users immediately […]

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Technology
Windows 10 October’s update is deleting users’ documents and files

The tech giant released windows 10 earlier this month update with great features like seeing photos from your Android phone on your PC, sending an Android text message from your PC and pasting from your cloud clipboard. The update has in the turn frustrated some users when they found out that some of their documents […]

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Business
British Airways hacked, over 370,000 customers’ payments data stolen

London (Cyclone Times) – British airways faces it rough, apologizes after realizing on Wednesday that over 380,000 customers’ payments data had been compromised in a period of two weeks. It is alleged that the attack, which caused credit card details of hundreds of thousands of its customers being stolen penetrated through BA’s website (ba.com) and […]

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