Slashdot Items Tagged "networking"

Date / Time Story
Thursday May 17, 2018 @05:29PM Ask Slashdot: Which Is the Safest Router?
Monday May 14, 2018 @10:00AM Wi-Fi Alliance's Wi-Fi EasyMesh Certification Aims To Standardize Mesh Networks
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @04:02PM Equifax's Data Breach By the Numbers: 146 Million Social Security Numbers, 99 Million Addresses, and More
Friday May 04, 2018 @09:54AM Vulnerabilities Affecting Over One Million Dasan GPON Routers Are Now Under Attack
Monday April 30, 2018 @03:07PM On This Day 25 Years Ago, the Web Became Public Domain
Thursday April 12, 2018 @03:32PM Cyber-Espionage Groups Are Increasingly Leveraging Routers in Their Attacks
Saturday April 07, 2018 @07:12PM 'Vigilante Hackers' Strike Routers In Russia and Iran, Reports Motherboard
Monday April 02, 2018 @04:46PM Zuckerberg On Facebook's Role In Ethnic Cleansing In Myanmar: 'It's a Real Issue'
Sunday April 01, 2018 @12:25PM Cloudflare Launches 1.1.1.1 Consumer DNS Service With a Focus On Privacy
Saturday March 24, 2018 @03:43PM Shodan Search Exposes Thousands of Servers Hosting Passwords and Keys
Saturday March 17, 2018 @08:46PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Prove My ISP Slows Certain Traffic?
Saturday March 17, 2018 @07:16PM 1 in 3 Michigan Workers Tested Opened A Password-Phishing Email
Saturday March 10, 2018 @01:21AM Massive DDOS Attacks Are Now Targeting Google, Amazon, and the NRA
Saturday February 24, 2018 @01:25PM How Are Sysadmins Handling Spectre/Meltdown Patches?
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @05:22AM AMP For Email Is a Terrible Idea
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:06PM Trump's Infrastructure Plan Has No Dedicated Money For Broadband
Monday February 12, 2018 @09:01PM Comcast Sues Vermont Over Conditions On New License Requiring the Company To Expand Its Network
Sunday January 28, 2018 @05:23PM Apple Deprecates More Services In OS X Server
Friday January 26, 2018 @09:06PM Is It Time For Zero-Trust Corporate Networks?
Friday January 26, 2018 @05:04PM Walmart Teams Up With Kobo To Sell EBooks and Audiobooks
Monday January 15, 2018 @01:30PM Lenovo Discovers and Removes Backdoor In Networking Switches
Sunday January 07, 2018 @10:49PM Can Mesh Networks Save a Dying Web?
Thursday January 04, 2018 @11:18PM France's President Macron Wants To Block Websites During Elections To Fight 'Fake News'
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:46PM White House Bans Use of Personal Devices From West Wing
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @05:34PM Roombas Will Soon Build a Wi-Fi Coverage Map While They Clean
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @05:43PM US Calls On Iran To Unblock Social Media Sites Amid Protests
Sunday December 31, 2017 @10:00PM New Year's Resolutions For Linux Admins: Automate More, Learn New Languages
Sunday December 24, 2017 @04:18PM Some Telcos and ISPs are Frustrating IPv6 Adoption
Monday December 11, 2017 @12:14AM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Way to Retrain Old IT Workers?
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @06:58PM PSA: Comcast Doesn't Really Support Net Neutrality
Saturday November 25, 2017 @01:27AM Is Sharp's Robot Vacuum Cleaner Vulnerable To Remote Take-over?
Saturday November 25, 2017 @01:01AM There's A Cluster of 750 Raspberry Pi's at Los Alamos National Lab
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @06:55PM How a Wi-Fi Pineapple Can Steal Your Data (And How To Protect Yourself From It)
Saturday November 18, 2017 @06:00PM 'Lazy' Hackers Exploit Microsoft RDP To Install Ransomware
Saturday November 18, 2017 @02:51AM Facebook Open Sources Its Network Routing Platform Open/R
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @03:27PM How Cloudflare Uses Lava Lamps To Encrypt the Internet
Saturday November 04, 2017 @12:46AM A Third of the Internet Experienced DoS Attacks in the Last Two Years
Thursday October 26, 2017 @04:07PM PCIe 4.0 Specs Revealed: 16GTps Rate and Not Just For Graphics Cards Anymore
Sunday October 01, 2017 @10:54PM How Cisco Fixed An Undocumented SSH Support Tunnel In Umbrella
Sunday October 01, 2017 @02:32PM ICANN Delays KSK Rollover Because of Lazy ISPs, Technical Faults
Saturday September 23, 2017 @03:35PM Microsoft and Facebook Just Built a 4,000-Mile Cable Across the Pacfic Ocean
Saturday September 16, 2017 @06:20PM Scientists Explore A Light Bulb-Based Based 10Gbps Li-Fi/5G Home Network
Saturday September 16, 2017 @12:08PM NSA Launches 'Codebreaker Challenge' For Students: Stopping an Infrastructure Attack
Friday September 15, 2017 @04:39PM 8,500 Verizon Customers Disconnected Because of 'Substantial' Data Use
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @04:05PM Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, To Some Degree
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @04:30PM BlueBorne Vulnerabilities Impact Over 5 Billion Bluetooth-Enabled Devices
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @01:46PM The New Apple Watch Series 3 Has Cellular Built-In
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:05PM Only 13 Percent of Americans Are Scared Robots Will Take Their Jobs, Gallup Poll Shows
Sunday September 03, 2017 @02:01AM Some Instagram Employees Sell Verification For Thousands of Dollars
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:41AM AT&T Uverse Modems Found To Have Several Serious Security Vulnerabilities
Friday September 01, 2017 @04:18PM New Qualcomm Auto Chipset Advances Vehicle-To-Everything Communications
Friday August 25, 2017 @09:55PM China Plans To Launch the World's First 'Unhackable' Quantum Communication Network
Friday August 25, 2017 @06:46PM Who's Responsible For IoT Security?
Thursday August 24, 2017 @06:22PM AT&T's Slow 1.5Mbps Internet In Poor Neighborhoods Sparks Complaint To FCC
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:49PM Facebook Downranks Video Clickbait and Fake Play Buttons
Saturday August 12, 2017 @11:37PM Hundreds Of Smart Locks Get Bricked By A Buggy Firmware Update
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:35PM First Evidence That Social Bots Play a Major Role In Spreading Fake News
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @06:29PM Verizon's New Rewards Program Lets It Track Your Browsing History
Sunday July 30, 2017 @07:33PM O'Reilly Media Asks: Is It Time To Build A New Internet?
Saturday July 29, 2017 @01:57AM Ask Slashdot: What Can You Do With Old Coaxial Cable?
Monday July 24, 2017 @05:24PM Ask Slashdot: Best Option For a Touring Band With Mobile Data?
Sunday July 23, 2017 @07:36PM Ask Slashdot: How Can You Avoid Routers With Locked Firmware?
Saturday July 22, 2017 @03:47PM The US Army Wants Distributed Bot Swarms And An 'Internet of Battlefield Things'
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:23PM YouTube Will Now Redirect Searches For Extremist Videos To Anti-Terrorist Playlists
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @05:24PM FCC Refuses To Release Text of More Than 40,000 Net Neutrality Complaints
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @02:33PM Mesh Networking Comes To Bluetooth, Which Could Set Off a New Wave of Smart Buildings
Monday July 17, 2017 @04:44PM Comcast Says Should Be Able To Create Internet Fast Lanes For Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @03:59PM Cox Expands Home Internet Data Caps, While CenturyLink Abandons Them
Friday June 23, 2017 @06:31PM The People GoFundMe Leaves Behind
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:46PM Mozilla Launches Privacy-Minded 'Firefox Focus' Browser For Android
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:54PM Supreme Court Rules Sex Offenders Can't Be Barred From Social Media
Friday June 16, 2017 @05:51PM Firm Responsible For Mirai-Infected Webcams Hires Software Firm To Make Its Products More Secure
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:35PM T-Mobile Rolling Out 600 MHz Low-Band Wireless
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @07:30PM Netflix Has More American Subscribers Than Cable TV
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @05:13PM We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @02:17PM FCC Can't Cap the Cost of Cross-State Prison Phone Calls, Court Rules
Monday June 12, 2017 @07:59PM Someone Built a Tool To Get Congress' Browser History
Monday June 12, 2017 @04:35PM US Banks Launching Answer To Peer-To-Peer Payment App Venmo
Sunday June 11, 2017 @12:54AM Ex-Admin Deletes All Customer Data and Wipes Servers of Dutch Hosting Provider
Saturday June 10, 2017 @11:34AM Docker's LinuxKit Launches Kernel Security Efforts, Including Next-Generation VPN
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:21PM Pirate Bay Founder: We've Lost the Internet, It's All About Damage Control Now
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:25PM US Ranks 28th In the World In Average Wireless Broadband Speeds
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:14PM Airbnb Announces Its Plan To House 100,000 People In Need
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:07PM Russian Malware Communicates Using Britney Spears's Instagram Account
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:18PM Malware Uses Router LEDs To Steal Data From Secure Networks
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Do News Organizations Keep Track of So Much Information?
Monday June 05, 2017 @07:15PM Wall Street Journal's Google Traffic Drops 44% After Pulling Out of First Click Free
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:22AM Network Time Protocol Hardened To Protect Users From Spying, Increase Privacy
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:16PM YouTube Clarifies 'Hate Speech' Definition and Which Videos Won't Be Monetized
Friday June 02, 2017 @03:56PM Google Could Face a $9 Billion EU Fine For Rigging Search Results In Its Favor
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:32AM Democrats Ask FBI To Probe Reported FCC Cyberattack
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:39PM Silk Road Founder Loses Appeal and Will Serve Life
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:02PM Parents Have No Right To Dead Child's Facebook Account, German Court Rules
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @05:18PM AI Could Get Smarter By Copying the Neural Structure of a Rat Brain
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:40PM Experts Call For Preserving Copper, Pneumatic Systems As Hedge For Cyber Risk
Sunday May 28, 2017 @04:08PM New Privacy Vulnerability In IOT Devices: Traffic Rate Metadata
Friday May 26, 2017 @10:11PM Wormable Code-Execution Bug Lurked In Samba For 7 Years
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:52PM T-Mobile's 'Digits' Program Revamps the Phone Number
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @09:34PM How Facebook Flouts Holocaust Denial Laws Except Where It Fears Being Sued
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @09:29PM Scientists Find Way To Photograph People Through Walls Using WiFi
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:57PM Republicans Want To Leave You Voicemail -- Without Ever Ringing Your Cellphone
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:07PM Google Following Your Offline Credit Card Spending To Tell Advertisers If Their Ads Work
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:03PM Java Creator James Gosling Joins Amazon Web Services
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:06PM Netgear Adds Support For "Collecting Analytics Data" To Popular R7000 Router
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:20AM The Working Dead: Which IT Jobs Are Bound For Extinction?
Thursday May 18, 2017 @02:18AM Any Half-Decent Hacker Could Break Into Mar-a-Lago
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:34PM The Republican Push To Repeal Net Neutrality Will Get Underway This Week
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:42PM European Privacy Regulators Take Coordinated Action Against Facebook
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:54PM Access Codes For United Cockpit Doors Accidentally Posted Online
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:02PM Should You Leave Google Chrome For the Opera Browser?
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:54PM HBO's 'Silicon Valley' Joins The Push For A Decentralized Web
Friday May 12, 2017 @05:03PM Cable Lobby Survey Backfires; Most Americans Support Net Neutrality
Thursday May 11, 2017 @08:07PM Trump Signs Executive Order On Cybersecurity
Thursday May 11, 2017 @05:10PM Verizon Outbids AT&T For Nationwide 5G Wireless Spectrum
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @08:49PM FCC Should Prove DDoS Attacks Stopped Net Neutrality Comments
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:50PM Facebook Must Delete Hate Postings Worldwide, Rules Austrian Court
Monday May 08, 2017 @07:06PM ISPs Could Take Down Large Parts of Bitcoin Ecosystem If They Wanted To
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:18PM FCC Says It Was Victim of Cyberattack After John Oliver Show
Sunday May 07, 2017 @08:47PM Oracle And Cisco Both Support The FCC's Rollback Of Net Neutrality
Sunday May 07, 2017 @06:01PM WikiLeaks Reveals A CIA LAN-Attacking Tool From 'Vault 7'
Friday May 05, 2017 @06:02PM US To Seek Social Media Details From Certain Visa Applicants
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:35PM WhatsApp Users Are Reporting Outages Worldwide
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @04:31PM Gmail, Google Docs Users Hit By Massive Email Phishing Scam
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @01:05AM Senate Republicans Introduce Anti-Net Neutrality Legislation
Sunday April 30, 2017 @08:09PM A Sophisticated Grey Hat Vigilante Protects Insecure IoT Devices
Sunday April 30, 2017 @12:57AM Australia Wants ISPs To Protect Customers From Viruses
Saturday April 29, 2017 @05:34PM Ask Slashdot: Could We Build A Global Wireless Mesh Network?
Saturday April 29, 2017 @01:40AM Russian-Controlled Telecom Hijacks Traffic For Mastercard, Visa, And 22 Other Services
Saturday April 29, 2017 @01:18AM Stray WiFi Signals Could Let Spies See Inside Closed Rooms
Friday April 28, 2017 @10:29AM The Internet-of-Things is Maturing
Thursday April 27, 2017 @08:13PM Apple Patent Hints At Wirelessly Charging Your iPhone Via Wi-Fi Routers
Thursday April 27, 2017 @06:04PM AT&T To Roll Out 5G Network That's Not Actually 5G
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @08:06PM US ISP Goes Down As Two Malware Families Go To War Over Its Modems
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:58PM Slashdot Asks: Which Wireless Carrier Do You Prefer?
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @04:54PM AT&T Brings Fiber To Rich Areas While the Rest Are Stuck On DSL, Study Finds
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @10:38AM Gamers in Hawaii Can't Compete... Because of Latency
Monday April 24, 2017 @05:23PM Square Said To Acquire Team From Struggling Social App Yik Yak
Monday April 24, 2017 @04:48PM How Online Shopping Makes Suckers of Us All
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:04PM Canada Rules To Uphold Net Neutrality
Thursday April 20, 2017 @09:16AM MIT No Longer Owns 18.0.0.0/8
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:58PM Navy, Marines Prohibit Sharing Nude Photos In Wake of a Facebook Scandal
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:29PM Microsoft's Skype Is Most Used Messaging Service For Cyber Criminals, Study Finds
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @04:15PM Pirate Bay Founder Launches Anonymous Domain Registration Service
Friday April 14, 2017 @08:21PM Remote-Access Router Exploit Finally Revealed
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @06:25PM VPN Providers Report Huge Increase In Downloads, Usage Since Privacy Rules Were Repealed
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:45PM Tennessee Could Give Taxpayers America's Fastest Internet For Free, But It Gave Comcast and AT&T $45 Million Instead
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @11:28PM Investigation Finds Inmates Built Computers, Hid Them In Prison Ceiling
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:05PM Google Ruins the Assistant's Shopping List, Turns It Into a Big Google Express Ad
Monday April 10, 2017 @07:31PM McDonald's Is Now Accepting Snapchats As Job Applications
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:08PM Americans Support Letting Cities Build Their Own Broadband Networks, Pew Finds
Sunday April 09, 2017 @12:52AM Tunnelled IPv6 Attacks Bypass Network Intrusion Detection Systems
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @07:44PM Android Devices Can Be Fatally Hacked By Malicious Wi-Fi Networks
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @04:17PM 'Extreme Vetting' Would Require Visitors To US To Share Contacts, Passwords
Sunday April 02, 2017 @03:54PM The US May Finally See Widespread 'Super Wi-Fi' Deployment
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:16AM Millions of Websites Affected By Unpatched Flaw in Microsoft IIS 6 Web Server
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:47PM Comcast Launches Contract-Free Xfinity Prepaid Internet Service
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:25PM AT&T Receives $6.5 Billion To Build Wireless Network For First Responders
Thursday March 30, 2017 @05:34AM Cisco Developing Standalone Networking OS, Report Says
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:03PM FCC To Halt Expansion of Broadband Subsidies For Poor People
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:18PM About 90% of Smart TVs Vulnerable To Remote Hacking Via Rogue TV Signals
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:29PM Google Launches New Website To Showcase Its Open Source Projects and Processes
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:57PM 'Dig Once' Bill Could Bring Fiber Internet To Much of the US
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @01:49AM Reddit To Transform Into a Social Network With New Profile Pages
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:21PM After Years Waiting For Google Fiber, KC Residents Get Cancellation Emails
Monday March 20, 2017 @03:15PM Hundreds of Cisco Switches Vulnerable To Flaw Found in WikiLeaks Files
Saturday March 18, 2017 @07:41PM Company's Former IT Admin Accused of Accessing Backdoor Account 700+ Times
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:22PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Implement Site-Wide File Encryption?
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:53PM Netflix Replacing Star Ratings With Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:36AM Ask Slashdot: How To Teach Generic Engineers Coding, Networking, and Computing?
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:09PM Court Orders ISP To Hand Identities Behind 5,300 IP Addresses To Copyright Trolls
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @05:25PM You Can Now Send, Request Money In Gmail On Android
Monday March 13, 2017 @07:59PM NYC Sues Verizon For Breaking Promise To Make FiOS Available To All Residents
Monday March 13, 2017 @05:38PM Facebook and Instagram Ban Developers From Using Data For Surveillance
Monday March 13, 2017 @04:54PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Solve the Instant Messaging Problem?
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:24PM MAC Address Randomization Flaws Leave Android and iOS Phones Open To Tracking
Thursday March 09, 2017 @06:31PM EU Court Sets Limit On 'Right To Be Forgotten' In Company Registers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:46PM T-Mobile Raises Deprioritization Threshold To 30GB
Thursday March 09, 2017 @02:56AM FCC Investigating Coast-To-Coast 911 Outage For AT&T Wireless Users
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @01:20AM Google AMP Is Rolling Out For 1 Billion People In Asia-Pacific Region
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @01:11AM The Dark Web Has Shrunk By 85%
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @05:24PM WikiLeaks CIA Files: The 6 Biggest Spying Secrets Revealed By the Release of 'Vault 7'
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @02:06AM Mozilla Firefox 52 Released As ESR Branch, Will Receive Security Updates Until 2018
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:06PM University of California, Berkeley, To Delete Publicly Available Educational Content
Sunday March 05, 2017 @02:28PM Hidden Backdoor Discovered In Chinese IoT Devices
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @07:49PM Marissa Mayer Is Giving Yahoo Employees Her Annual Bonus To Make Up For Massive Hacks
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:30PM IBM Gets a Patent On 'Out-of-Office' Email Messages -- In 2017
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @07:32PM A New Video Shows Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Arguing With a Driver Over Fares
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:41PM YouTube Unveils YouTube TV, Its Live TV Streaming Service
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:11PM Battle of the Carriers: T-Mobile's New Promotion Offers Three Unlimited Data Lines For $100
Saturday February 25, 2017 @12:46AM How Cable Monopolies Hurt ISP Customers
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:19PM Cloudflare Leaks Sensitive User Data Across the Web
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:14PM FCC Votes To Lift Net Neutrality Transparency Rules For Smaller Internet Providers
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @06:58PM T-Mobile Promises Big LTE Boost From 5GHz Wi-Fi Frequencies
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:42AM Google Releases Open Source File Sharing Project 'Upspin' On GitHub
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:57PM 'We Won't Block Pirate Bay,' Swedish Telecoms Giant Says
Saturday February 18, 2017 @02:46PM Techdirt Asks Judge To Dismiss Another Lawsuit By That Guy Who Didn't Invent Email
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:54PM PewDiePie Calls Out the 'Old-School Media' For Spiteful Dishonesty
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:43PM German Government Tells Parents: Destroy This WiFi-Connected Doll
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:26PM German Government Tells Parents: Destroy This WiFi-Connected Doll