Yahoo’s email forwarding bug leaves users inbox empty.

Yahoo recently updated its mailing service -Yahoo Mail, in this update the company has introduced a 1 Terabyte of storage, "Mail Plus" features and more. But, according to some recent reports a bug in  Yahoo's forwarding program, the service has been automatically forwarding emails to users' "alternate", external email address and this setting was switched on without the permission of the users of Yahoo. The mailing service hasn't replied to any help queries on its customer care … [Read more...]

Facebook removes privacy option for users to hide their profile in search results.

Facebook has changed its privacy policy and according to the new policy the "Who can look up your timeline by name?" setting has been removed and this means that now strangers can view your profile in search results. The option has been removed from the accounts of the users who did not enable it last year and in fact, Facebook has announced that now it is removing this feature from all accounts! The privacy option was very necessary after the launch of the Graph Search on … [Read more...]

Adobe hacked, 2.9 million user accounts stolen.

So, I am getting the news that the world famous company Adobe systems has been hacked, Adobe a company best known for its programs like Photoshop, Adobe PDF reader, etc. today said on its blog that the credit and debit card numbers of its 2.9 million users have been stolen. The blackhats also have stolen user information, credit card no.s and even product serial numbers. "Our investigation currently indicates that the attackers accessed Adobe customer IDs and encrypted passwords on our systems. … [Read more...]