Microsoft Counterfit Tool for Testing Security of AI Systems Released as Open-Source Project

Microsoft Counterfit that can help organisations test the security of their artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) systems has been released as an open source tool. Microsoft says that the tool can test if the algorithms used in AI and ML systems are “robust, reliable, and trustworthy”. The Redmond-based company says that it uses … Read more

Here’s the New iOS 14.5 App Tracking Transparency Feature That Facebook Isn’t Too Happy About

With the latest iOS 14.5 update, Apple has introduced an important and controversial feature called App Tracking Transparency (ATT) that lets you block apps from tracking your online activities. Once you update your iPhone to the latest version, you will get a pop-up notification on apps asking your permission if you want to let them … Read more

HealthifyMe Launches Real-Time COVID-19 Vaccination Slot Finder With WhatsApp Notifications for When Slots Open Up

Health-tech startup HealthifyMe has launched a new platform called Vaccinateme.in. This platform uses CoWIN APIs to help people find available vaccination slots nearby in real-time. The platform comes with various filters that let you categorise your search — for instance, search for vaccine slots for 18+ category, search for vaccine slots for 45+ category, search … Read more

Google Chrome Embraces Exploit Protection Feature Available on Windows 10

Google Chrome has enhanced user data security by enabling hardware-enforced stack protection technology that was first adopted on Windows 10 last year. The enhanced security on the browser can help restrict attackers from exploiting security bugs on the system. The hardware-enforced stack protection technology works with computers based on Windows 20H1 (December Update) or later, … Read more

Apple Pulls, Re-Releases Safari 14.1 to Fix Security Issues and Browsing Bugs the Update Introduced

Apple has released a new Safari 14.1 update for macOS Catalina and macOS Mojave users after pulling it just a few days ago, due to several reported issues. Apple first started rolling out Safari 14.1 on April 26, to fix browser fixes security vulnerabilities in WebKit, but this reportedly caused several browsing issues in both … Read more