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Ring says it will introduce new security features after hackers broke into a camera in an 8-year-old’s bedroom, where they could watch and talk ...

The company said hackers were able to break into the camera in part because of weak passwords. It's unclear what Ring's security improvements will be.

How to turn off AirDrop on your Mac computer, so no one can send you unwanted files

You can turn off AirDrop on your Mac easily, simply by going to the AirDrop menu in your Finder and setting your visibility to "No One." Here's how.

All it takes to fool facial recognition at airports and border crossings is a printed mask, researchers found

Researchers said they fooled facial-recognition tech across three continents but were unable to fool some software, including Apple's Face ID.

This is how Facebook learns what you buy at physical stores in order to show you relevant ads — and how to opt out

Facebook learns about what users are buying in order to serve them ads that reflect what they're likely to spend money on.
The SmartTurtle Kid's Smartwatch is one of several generic smartwatches sold on Amazon that Rapid7 found to have serious security flaws.

Amazon sells children’s smartwatches that are so easy to hack strangers could track and talk to kids, security researchers say

These smartwatches are used by parents who want to track and talk to their kids, but they're so insecure that almost anyone can do the same.

Google’s Chrome browser will now alert you if you enter a password that hackers have already stolen

The new feature works by checking people's passwords against a database of compromised login credentials from past hacks and data breaches.

Trump reportedly uses unsecured phone lines. Cybersecurity experts explain why those are ‘so easy to hack it’s scary.’

Business Insider spoke with cybersecurity experts about how hackers gain access to phone conversations on unsecured devices.
New biometric facial recognition scanners in Dulles airport in September 2018.

Homeland Security is walking back its plans to use facial recognition on US citizens traveling internationally

The announcement reverses a proposal the agency made last week that would have mandated all US citizens have their faces scanned in airports.
A man walks past a Sprint store in New York City.

Personal information from thousands of Sprint, AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile customers was accidentally left exposed — here’s how to ch...

Phone bills of subscribers to Sprint, AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile were affected by the data exposure.

The FBI just issued a warning about the risks of owning a smart TV — here are its suggestions for protecting your privacy

If you own a smart TV, it's time to acquaint yourself with the risks associated with the devices, according to a new warning issued by the FBI.