- News tagged "exploit"
Wednesday, 17 Feb 2016
A new malware called Mazar Bot spreads via text message, and it gains administrator rights on your Android-based smartphone.
Thursday, 17 Sep 2015
A new security exploit affecting Android Lollipop devices has been discovered. This time, it's apparently possible to access a password-locked phone by crashing the lock screen with a long-enough password.
Thursday, 11 Jun 2015
A Github researcher has discovered a potential exploit in iOS 8.3 that could trick people into giving up their iCloud log-in credentials.
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.
Wednesday, 14 Dec 2011
A Windows Phone exploit utilizing an SMS was discovered. The attack, which sends an SMS to a Windows Phone device, will supposedly reboot the device and prevents access to the Messaging hub.
Monday, 8 Aug 2011
We know that the Android OS is far from perfect, and now researchers have revealed a design flaw in the popular OS that allows hackers to hijack your phone or tablet on the sly.