Contributed by Wil Alambre over the course of January 12th…
- Fahrenheit 451, teaser
Researcher finds another security flaw in Intel management firmware
Today, researchers at F-Secure have revealed another weakness in Intel's management firmware that could allow an attacker with brief physical access to PCs to gain persistent remote access to the system, thanks to weak security in Intel's Active Management Technology (AMT) firmware - remote "out of band" device management technology installed on 100 million systems over the last decade, according to Intel.
Facebook says it plans to transform the News Feed to promote "meaningful posts"
“By making these changes, I expect the time people spend on Facebook and some measures of engagement will go down,” Zuckerberg wrote. “But I also expect the time you do spend on Facebook will be more valuable. And if we do the right thing, I believe that will be good for our community and our business over the long term too.”
Uber claims MPIâs insurance plan does not mesh with its business model
“Based on the deficiencies in the MPI proposed product versus the type of insurance that is available to ridesharing companies in cities across North America, Uber will, unfortunately, be unable to consider expansion of services to Winnipeg on March 01, 2018,” the company said in its statement.