Galaxy S9 hands-on review

BARCELONA: SAMSUNG finally took the lid off its highly anticipated Galaxy S9 and S9+ flagship smartphones at Mobile World Congress (MWC) on Sunday, and INQ was in town to get our hands on the devices ahead of the launch. On paper, the Galaxy S9 isn’t too dissimilar from the firm’s previous flagship, the Galaxy S8. But only with […]

Microsoft bug bounty program offers up to $250,000 for vulnerabilities like Meltdown and Spectre

Microsoft is looking to head off the next Meltdown or Spectre-like vulnerabilities with a lucrative new bug bounty program. The company announced this week that it will pay up to $250,000 for the discovery of new speculative execution side channel vulnerabilities, the same class of vulnerability that includes the Meltdown and Spectre exploits disclosed in […]