Coding remix site Glitch hits 2.5 million apps

Coding remix site Glitch hits 2.5 million apps By: Jacob Kastrenakes, The Verge   Glitch, the quirky and collaborative coding site, announced a new milestone today: more than 2.5 million apps have been made on its website since it launched in 2017. (That’s up from 1 million apps just over a year ago.) On top of the milestone,…

Facebook scam-busting service goes live

Facebook scam-busting service goes live By:BBC News – Technology Scammers are being targeted by a new tool for UK Facebook users that allows the reporting of fake adverts.The feature came about after Martin Lewis, founder of the MoneySavingExpert website, sued over his name and photo being used on fake Facebook adverts.In return for dropping the…

[Heads-up] Scary New MegaCortex Ransomware Strain Discovered

[Heads-up] Scary New MegaCortex Ransomware Strain Discovered That Targets Your Business Network Sophos has discovered a scary new strain of very sophisticated ransomware called MegaCortex. It was purpose-built to target corporate networks, and once penetrated, the attackers infect your entire network by rolling out the ransomware to all servers and workstations, using your own Windows domain controllers. Sophos have detected…