Meltdown and Spectre: ‘worst ever’ CPU bugs affect virtually all computers

Serious security flaws that could let attackers steal sensitive data, including passwords and banking information, have been found in processors designed by Intel, AMD and ARM. The flaws, named Meltdown and Spectre, were discovered by security researchers at Google’s Project Zero in conjunction with academic and industry researchers from several countries. Combined they affect virtually every […]

Rest In Peace, AOL Instant Messenger

Farewell, SmarterChild. After 2o years AOL Instant Messenger is finally saying goodbye. Since 1997, AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) has been a staple for millions of users who needed to communicate instantly (hence the “instant” in instant messenger). The ever-popular messaging system has had multiple upgrades to its user-interface, bug fixes, and SmarterChild. SmarterChild was an […]