Google is planning to replace cookies

Browser Cookies Under pressure from the EU and privacy advocates, Google has been spending a lot of time considering how the digital advertising landscape will look once third-party cookies are gone.  The company initially created Federated Learning of Cohorts (FLoC), before announcing Google Topics as a replacement, which broadly splits the web into different topics …

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Google Chrome users must update immediately or risk attacks

Google has advised Chrome users to update the web browser to the latest version in order to avoid being targeted by cybercriminals. Late last week, the company released Chrome 99.0.4844.84 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, which fixes a high severity zero-day vulnerability that allows for remote code execution. In an advisory published alongside the …

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German government warns against using Kaspersky software

company’s founder Eugene Kaspersky ‘A Russian IT manufacturer may itself carry out offensive operations, be forced to attack target systems against its will,’ says Federal Office for Information Security Germany’s Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) has warned against the use of anti-malware software from the Russian vendor Kaspersky The …

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