Major vulnerability patched in the EU’s eIDAS authentication system

European authorities have released today a patch for the eIDAS system. The patch fixes two security flaws that could allow an attacker to pose as any EU citizen or business during official transactions. eIDAS stands for electronic IDentification, Authentication and trust Services. It is a Read More …

Banks kill biometric support for Samsung Galaxy phones

Major UK banks have withdrawn biometric support for their apps on Samsung Galaxy S10s after reports of a glitch in its fingerprint sensor. Nationwide Building Society and Natwest have taken action to minimise risk to S10 users after Samsung confirmed its in-screen fingerprint sensor Read More …

Blockchain Technology Ensures Privacy And Security Of Aircraft Data

The United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is exploring the potential of Blockchain Technology in order to ensure privacy, authentication, and security of aircraft data. An aero-computer engineer at NASA Ames Research Center Ronald Reisman published a paper which stated that an engineering prototype of Read More …