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Starting September Amazon will no longer support Flash Ads

They will also require that advertisements URL must be a destination and not a redirect.  There are several other high impact restrictions.  This is probably an attempt to remove the need for ad blockers.

More on the Ashley Madison Hack

The password dump also includes Windows credentials.

Microsoft Releases CRITICAL Patch for Internet Explorer

Microsoft has released a patch for all versions of IE.  Use Windows Update ASAP.

Google releases a new WiFi “Hub” for your house.

The “OnHub” seeks to be the link between all of your wireless devices (WiFi, BlueTooth).

Critical Internet Explorer Patch Released Today

Microsoft will be releasing an out of band (emergency) patch for all versions of IE today.

Microsoft’s EULA for Windows 10 allows checking for illegal games, hardware

With Windows 10’s EULA, Microsoft can “search your system” for illegal games, and hardware (what is illegal hardware?).

Dell Chromebooks for Business

Google and Dell are using Chrome to keep legacy systems alive for businesses.

Pinned SSL Certs lead to retrieval of BMW, Chrysler, and Mercedes “Virtual Keys”

A researcher has used the technique from “OwnStar” to intercept the virtual keys provided by the car maker’s IOS app.

Apple releases updates for OS X and IOS

It’s time to patch your Apple stuff.  Make sure to visit the “App Store” to patch your systems.

Apple adds Windows 10 support to Boot Camp

If you run Win10 on your Mac, you now get supported drivers.