- News tagged "hack"
Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015
Hackers leaked 10GB worth of personal particulars from Ashley Madison's database as the site failed to comply with hacker demands.
Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015
With Android users suffering from the effects of Stagefright, OS X users can also now join in the paranoia with the revelation of the 'tpwn' exploit that gives intruders root level access.
Friday, 14 Aug 2015
When news broke of the Stagefright exploit for Android late last month, it got everybody riled up. A few days after the news broke, Google issued patches meant to fix the issues. Case closed, right? No more Stagefright? Not really.
Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015
Have you visited Yahoo lately? Beware, because the company's ad network has been used by hackers to send malicious code to computers that have visited Yahoo's portal since July 28.
Monday, 27 Jul 2015
Chrysler has just announced that it is recalling about 1.4 million vehicles after two hackers show that they could remote control a Jeep Cherokee via its Internet-connected entertainment system.
Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015
Controversial online cheating website Ashley Madison has been hacked and the data of its 37 million or so users are potentially compromised.
Thursday, 23 Apr 2015
Devices on iOS 8 might not be as secure as you expect. The discovery of a new exploit means hackers can potentially render them useless with very little effort.
Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014
Tired of remembering and resetting passwords? Passage is the app you might be looking for. It's not yet in its final form, but it could shape up to be an interesting contender for managing those pesky passwords.
Thursday, 22 May 2014
Popular online auction and sales site eBay has just announced that one of its database has been compromised in a cyberattack, and urged all users to change their passwords.
Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014
The fingerprint scanner security feature of the newly launched Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone can be bypassed with a spoofing hack. The hack was demonstrated by researchers from Germany-based Security Research Labs.