Day: March 8, 2018
Two days ago, Microsoft encountered a rapidly spreading cryptocurrency-mining malware that infected almost 500,000 computers within just 12 hours and successfully blocked it to a large extent.
Following weeks of rumors and a surprise leak yesterday from NBA player James Harden of all people, Activision has officially announced Call of Duty Black Ops IIII. No, that is not a typo — the game’s poster literally uses the made-up Roman numeral IIII. Apparently a IV would be too hard for the COD crowd to understand?
A medium yet critical vulnerability has been discovered in Cisco Prime Collaboration Provisioning software that could allow a local attacker to elevate privileges to root and take full control of a system.
It’s hard to believe, but the PlayStation 4 is already in its fifth year on the market. In that time, Sony’s fourth home console has become one of the best-selling gaming platforms in history and built up an impressive library of games, quite a few of which can only be played exclusively on it. In 2016, Sony released the PS4 Pro — a hardware revision that boasted an upgraded CPU and GPU in order to support 4K gameplay, but a console that nevertheless more of a half-step upgrade rather than a new standard.
Bungie’s 2017 FPS MMO release, Destiny 2 is running at a massive discount over on Amazon.