Why do multiple independent researchers find the same bug at the same time? Multiple teams identified Meltdown and Spectre at the same time. How did that happen? A twenty year old flaw suddenly becomes “interesting “?
The latest episode of Security Now shows how much changes and how much stays the same. One reason why Steve Gibson is so well respected in the IT/IS security field is the depth of his experience, something cannot be replaced or ignored. A constant over the past 8 years. Then we have security products and … Continue reading
Google are always trying to be helpful. “Now” they are using where you are to guess your questions… Google Search: Last night anyone on iOS with the Google Search app installed would have been offered an update to version 3. For some time now Android users have had a few extra features in Google Search … Continue reading
Well, after the issues of getting the iOS update onto my iPhone 3GS, was it worth the struggle? Along with some cool extras the are the inevitable missing features and application errors. Pus some odd behaviour.
So last night, 12th October – 7pm BST, I like millions of others started the process of upgrading to iOS 5. For me this meant a major tweak to my 2 year old iPhone 3GS. Things did not go well…