iPhone 3G and 3GS can now unlock their phones to work with other carriers. New carrier unlock for iPhone models allows the iPhone to accept any SIM card. Jailbreaking or hacking your iPhone was deemed legal by the U.S. Copyright Office this summer. An unlock hack for iPhone 4 users with iOS 4.2.1 is expected soon. This is be handy if you travel abroad and wish to avoid high roaming charges by using a local prepaid SIM instead.
Webroot launches Prevx 3.0 across U.S retailers. Prevx 3.0 can be downloaded and then installed alongside an existing AV to help boost PC defenses.” Prevx solutions include the world’s smallest, fastest, and lightest security agent under 1 MB size. Even if a PC user has a security product installed, Prevx will run alongside it to show what it is missing. Prevx solutions leverage the world’s largest cloud-based threat database with knowledge of more than 140 million software applications and 40 million known malicious objects.
Cyber criminals can not only steal data from Clouds, they can also hide data in Clouds. Cyber criminals can control servers in Clouds, denying legitimate users access to websites and targeting websites with repeated messages or images. In order to mitigate the risks posed by cyber security, increased transparency and confidence building between Cloud service providers, businesses and government agencies are required
It is confirmed by Iran president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad that many centrifuges enrich uranium as a part of country’s nuclear program are affected by malicious computer software. The Stuxnet virus may have been created to sabotage Iran’s uranium. Iran delayed plans to make fuel for a reactor and that it may have run into technical difficulties. Iran’s nuclear program, which has drawn four sets of United Nations sanctions, is at the center of the dispute between the U.S., its allies and Iran.
UK has conducted an experiment on scam by tracking that revealed how online scam can earn scammers a lot of money in a short time. The hoax website was set up and the price for the ticket was set at £250. Three minutes after the site went up ended with over 160 visitors having clicked on the “Buy now” that showed them message explaining the hoax site was a way to demonstrate how scammers misuse events to make money.
The Infinitec’s infinite USB memory (IUM) can be pair with WiFi equipped laptop or computer and can store data as well. It can be shared with the gadgets or devices like computers, laptops, DVD players, netbooks, and gaming cabinets like Xbox etc. via Wi-Fi network. This device is compatible with windows 7, windows XP and windows Vista. It is the only electronic gadget in to world to feature Dual WiFi technology.