Articles about Discord

NewsBytes Briefing: New vulnerability affects every internet-connected device, and more

15 May 2021

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: New vulnerability affects every internet-connected device, and more

Security researchers have discovered a new FragAttack vulnerability that isn't restricted to smartphones, but encompasses absolutely every single device bearing Wi-Fi capability. It even compromises the new WPA3 Wi-Fi security protocol.

Sony announces partnership with Discord; Integration into PlayStation by 2022

05 May 2021

Business
Sony announces partnership with Discord; Integration into PlayStation by 2022

Discord's unofficial acquisition discussions with Microsoft might have fizzled out, but Sony has since struck a deal with the fledgling video game communications entity.

NewsBytes Briefing: Facebook promotes cybercriminals targeting its userbase, and more

22 Apr 2021

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: Facebook promotes cybercriminals targeting its userbase, and more

Facebook's recent string of security snafus aren't mere coincidences, but a symptom of what's turning out to be systemic security lapses. Case in point: Facebook Messenger users in 84 countries face serious phishing threats.

Discord reportedly rejects Microsoft's $12 billion acquisition offer

21 Apr 2021

Business
Discord reportedly rejects Microsoft's $12 billion acquisition offer

Microsoft was rumored to be in talks with Discord for acquiring it in, what would have been, a $12 billion deal. However, latest reports indicate that deal may have fizzled out, according to unnamed sources privy to Bloomberg.