Last week had news about some very serious hacks:
Even more concerning, the breadth of vulnerabilities reported is staggering
You Can Gain Admin Privileges to Any Windows Machine by Plugging in a Razer Mouse While Razer is fixing a serious Windows security flaw caused by its mice the question remains why this is not considered a Windows problem rather than a Razer problem.
The Stealthy iPhone Hacks That Apple Still Can't Stop For more detail, see From Pearl to Pegasus
The potential impact is huge
In a final piece of curious good news, Crypto heist hacker returns all $610 million they stole
Let us count the ways in which consumer data is collected, traded, and used
Samsung Can Remotely Disable Any of Its TVs Worldwide. The claimed purpose is to defeat use of stolen TVs. Uncontrollable actions on connected by manufacturers opens a whole new Pandora’s box, though.
As China proposes strict control of algorithmsit’s not clear that limiting discrimination is the objective.