Articles tagged with: internet

07 August 2014

Billion passwords stolen: How you can protect yourself

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC news) Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion username and password combos and more than 500 million email addresses from some 420,000 websites, according to a report in The New York Times thi ...

01 May 2014

Microsoft issues fix for major Internet Explorer bug

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News, Technology

(NBC News) Microsoft issued a security patch at 1 p.m. ET Thursday to fix a serious bug in Internet Explorer, the company said in a blog post. Customers who have automatic updates enabled won't nee ...

12 March 2014

Happy Birthday, World Wide Web!

Posted in U.S. & World News, Technology

(NBC News)  The World Wide Web, the concept that made the internet relevant to most of us, turned 25 Wednesday. British scientist Tim Berners-Lee came up with the idea for the Web; the internet was ...

12 March 2014

Bikini picture hijacked

Posted in Regional

Milwaukie, Ore. -- (KGW) A Milwaukie, Oregon woman who writes a blog about body acceptance wants to know why an online diet company is using a photo of her in a bikini without her permission. Rachel ...