Kaspersky launches its own OS on Russian routers

Kaspersky Labs has finished building its eponymously-named operating system after four years of quiet development. Little information about the OS has made it onto the English-speaking side of the internet. Kaspersky Labs Russia told Vulture South to wait a few weeks for the English press release for information. What we do know is that in 2012 ebullient Kaspersky Lab chief executive officer Eugen... Read More »

XPoint – 1000 times faster than SSD’s – WOW

Intel, Micron debut 3D XPoint storage technology that’s 1,000 times faster than current SSDs Intel and Micron today unveiled their all-new memory technology called 3D XPoint (pronounced “cross-point”). This is a new class of memory that can be used both as system memory as well as nonvolatile storage. In other words, 3D XPoint can be used to replace both a computer’s RAM an... Read More »

DO WE RELY TOO MUCH ON THE TECH IN OUR POCKET AND HOMES?

DO WE RELY TOO MUCH ON THE TECH IN OUR POCKET AND HOMES? New exploit turns Samsung Galaxy phones into remote bugging devices As many as 600 million phones vulnerable to remote code execution attack As many as 600 million Samsung phones may be vulnerable to attacks that allow hackers to surreptitiously monitor the camera and microphone, read incoming and outgoing text messages, and install maliciou... Read More »