Rene Millman

Hackers could access Bitcoin wallets through SS7 flaw

Hackers could access Bitcoin wallets through SS7 flaw

Cryptocurrency at risk from hackers intercepting one-time password messages.
By Rene Millman Sep 20 2017, 10:41AM
Malicious WordPress plugin installed backdoor on thousands of websites

Malicious WordPress plugin installed backdoor on thousands of websites

Widget plugin spewed spam to unsuspecting victims.
By Rene Millman Sep 18 2017, 12:41PM
Another 'leak' of iPhone 8 reveals lack of home button

Another 'leak' of iPhone 8 reveals lack of home button

New leaked image is more Samsung-looking than Apple, though.
By Rene Millman Jul 3 2017, 12:35PM
How to: What to do right away if you get hit by ransomware

How to: What to do right away if you get hit by ransomware

When Wannacry hit a few weeks ago, it showed us just how bad the threat of ransomware is.
By Rene Millman Jun 20 2017, 1:31PM
Workstation branding comes back to Windows

Workstation branding comes back to Windows

Twenty-year hiatus sees new version for power users.
By Rene Millman Jun 6 2017, 12:06PM
What Apple might introduce with iOS 11 at WWDC

What Apple might introduce with iOS 11 at WWDC

What will Apple reveal at this year's WWDC event?
By Rene Millman Jun 1 2017, 12:32PM
How to: Wipe a laptop easily and securely

How to: Wipe a laptop easily and securely

Selling your laptop? Make sure that all your personal data is gone before it reaches its new owner.
By Adam Shepherd , Rene Millman Apr 27 2017, 11:45AM
Power Throttling makes a return to Windows 10

Power Throttling makes a return to Windows 10

Latest Preview Build could save up to 11% in power consumption.
By Rene Millman Apr 20 2017, 12:46PM
Zero-day bug in Word could allow hackers to take over your PC

Zero-day bug in Word could allow hackers to take over your PC

Vulnerability exploits Windows Object Linking and Embedding
By Rene Millman Apr 11 2017, 11:17AM
How to: Speed up Windows 10

How to: Speed up Windows 10

Want to find out the top tips and tricks to make Windows 10 faster? Read on...
By Rene Millman , Adam Shepherd Apr 4 2017, 10:54AM
How to: Factory reset Windows 10

How to: Factory reset Windows 10

If your Windows 10 system isn't playing ball, you can reset it back to its factory conditions.
By Rene Millman Mar 21 2017, 12:27PM
How to: Move Windows 10 from an old hard drive to an SSD

How to: Move Windows 10 from an old hard drive to an SSD

The move to a solid-state disk will make your Windows PC faster.
By Dale Walker , Rene Millman Mar 20 2017, 12:37PM
How to: Fix 15 Windows 10 problems

How to: Fix 15 Windows 10 problems

Stop tearing your hair out and follow our tips!
By Adam Shepherd , Simon Handby , Rene Millman , Lee Bell , Clare Hopping Feb 28 2017, 11:55AM
Explainer: Machine learning vs AI

Explainer: Machine learning vs AI

People often conflate AI with machine learning, but there are key differences.
By Rene Millman Feb 9 2017, 10:37AM
Impossible to plug the danger zone in modern browsers, says researcher

Impossible to plug the danger zone in modern browsers, says researcher

The problem of spotting malicious content in browsers is getting worse as threat actors take advantage of an increasing number of pixels being effectively below the "line of death".
By Rene Millman Jan 23 2017, 1:24PM
Expect trouble as Shadow Brokers retire, give away hacking tools

Expect trouble as Shadow Brokers retire, give away hacking tools

TheShadowBrokers hackers are retiring but before they go, they are leaving behind a huge collection of Windows vulnerabilities - expect an uptick in opportunistic hacking.
By Rene Millman Jan 16 2017, 11:52AM
This ransomware will let you off the hook if you sell out your friends

This ransomware will let you off the hook if you sell out your friends

Ransomware offers decryption tool if you phish others.
By Rene Millman Dec 13 2016, 10:37AM