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Apple's new security chip kills access to microphone
The company says that the T2 chip will completely cut off access to a MacBook's microphone when the lid is shut.
Super Micro conducting investigation into Bloomberg claims
In a letter sent to customers last week, executives said the company is undergoing a "complicated and time-consuming review" to address the claims made in the article.
NSA official: Bloomberg story created a frenzied, fruitless search for supporting evidence
A news report claiming a compromise of U.S. companies’ supply chains by Chinese spies has triggered an extensive search for evidence that has so far turned up nothing.
Sen. Rubio wants answers from Apple on privacy-violating app
The Florida Republican wrote to Apple demanding answers on why it reportedly took the tech giant weeks to address security issues in a popular app.
Trend Micro blames data collection issue on code library re-use
Cybersecurity giant Trend Micro has apologized after researchers discovered that a number of the company's consumer-facing apps were collecting users’ browser history.