Mozilla shuts down Firefox Send file transfer service after malware abuse

Mozilla’s Firefox Send used to let you transer 1GB files without having to log in. Mozilla Mozilla permanently shut down its Firefox Send service for transferring files after people used it to launch online attacks, the nonprofit announced Thursday. “Firefox Send was a promising tool for encrypted file sharing,” Mozilla said in a statement. “Unfortunately, […]

Gmail outage is over after hours-long service disruption

A map showing the countries affected by the Gmail outage as of 3:45 a.m. ET. DownDetector Gmail appears to be working again after people around the world reported service disruptions to a number of Google services early Thursday.  A widespread outage of the popular...

Secret Service reportedly paid to access phone location data

The Secret Service paid for a product that allows the agency to access phone location data, according to Motherboard. Angela Lang/CNET The Secret Service reportedly paid for a product called Locate X, which allows the agency to access location data from apps on...