Samsung claims it can remotely disable stolen TV sets and activate functions in South Africa

Samsung recently revealed that it can remotely disable TV sets if it discovers the units have been stolen. The company said it was introducing a new feature called the TV Lock Function to disable all Samsung TV sets acquired through illegal means. The feature was activated in South Africa after several units were stolen from … Read more

T-Mobile claims hackers have stolen personal data from around 7.8 million customers

T-Mobile US said on Wednesday that an ongoing investigation into a cyber attack on its systems revealed that some personal data from about 7.8 million of its current postpaid customers had been compromised. The company became aware of the attack last week, it said in a statement, after an online forum alleged that its users’ … Read more