Latest news from Naked Security (2019/05/24)

Any advance on $1.2m for this virus-infested netbook?

Can you ever call malware art? That question is now up for debate as a Chinese internet artist puts a laptop full of viruses up for auction.

Safari test points to a future with tracker-free ads

Apple thinks it has come up with a way for advertisers to track how well their ads are doing without compromising user privacy.

Batterygate news: Apple to warn users if iOS updates throttle iPhones

Competition regulators investigated Apple due to concerns that people were needlessly repairing or replacing slow phones.

Google Ad Exchange in data privacy probe

It was triggered by a complaint filed by Dr. Johnny Ryan, CPO of privacy-focused Brave browser, which is fighting Google’s search domination.